Orna Ross
Header pattern
Header pattern

Tag

indie author fringe

planning a creative week
Creative Publishing: Indie Author Fringe

Go Creative! Monday Motivator: Week 3, October 2017: Passion, Preparation, Pace

I’m in recovery mode from Frankfurt Book Fair and Indie Author Fringe, so Monday Motivator is a little late this week. If you missed out on the Fringe, you can catch the action still at www.indieauthorfringe.com. There’s still (just about) time to enter some of the giveaways and plenty of time to absorb the great information. Here’s my session from the Fringe that talks about Creating More, Better and Faster. It’s in two parts, the first live at Frankfurt speaking to a mixed audience, the second a quieter session from my hotel room, looking at the topic of creative productivity for…

Continue reading
Related posts
Monthly Creative Planning Session July 2020
June 22, 2020
Creative Flow Practice Weekly on Facebook Live
January 13, 2020
Creative Yoga Retreat
November 4, 2019
authors at frankfurt book fair
Creative Publishing: Indie Author Fringe

It’s Indie Author Fringe Day, Frankfurt Book Fair 2017

Today is Indie Author Fringe Day, Frankfurt Book Fair 2017. Twenty-four hours of self-publishing education, all online, all free. The virtual doors are now open. Tell your author friends to come on over. We have lots of prizes, giveaways and discount deals, as well as great information and a fabulous roster of speakers, including Joanna Penn, Adam Croft, Mark Dawson, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith. Our theme for this fringe event is: How To Run A Successful Indie Author Business and we’re bringing you live action from Frankfurt Book Fair’s International Self-Publishing program, organized by Porter Anderson (left). Plus the sort…

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
This Month’s Exclusive Poem for Patrons: Doing Dreams
July 1, 2020
Indie Poetry Please! 02: Tolu Agbelusi, Saili Katebe and @pensandpavement
July 1, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Indie Author Fringe

Let’s take a look at this week’s highlights from my other blog, the Alliance of Independent Authors‘s Self-Publishing Advice Center.  This week, we’re asking you to help us spread the word about our Indie Author Fringe event being held in less than 3 weeks. Not to be missed, the focus this time is ‘running an indie author business‘, and it’s packed with self-pubishing advice. So help us spread the word on your social media channels and in forums. More info on how to share, as well as easy tweets, can be found here. Other Self-Publishing Advice Sue Johnson tells us how her autobiography morphed…

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
This Month’s Exclusive Poem for Patrons: Doing Dreams
July 1, 2020
Indie Poetry Please! 02: Tolu Agbelusi, Saili Katebe and @pensandpavement
July 1, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News, uncategorized

Highlights from the Alliance of Independent Authors’s Self publishing Advice Blog

With a slight change to the format, this week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, we bring you the highlights of the last seven days. Our news editor Dan Holloway brings us the latest indie news, including a new self-publishing prize, where ebook sales are on the rise, the latest announcement from Audiobook Creation Exchange, where Amazon Kindle Unlimited loopholes and the hot topic from Book Expo. Sarah Banham presents a case study on How to be a Writer in Residence – And Why It’s Worthwhile. This interesting article explains what a Writer in Residence is and how it could be beneficial to…

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Indie Author Fringe

Indie Author Fringe Online Conference Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the culmination of months of hard work with Jay Artale and David Penny on Indie Author Fringe. This is a free, online conference for authors, bringing together the best information available today about book marketing and promotion in a digital world. At ALLi, we offer this conference three times a year, focussing on different aspects of the books business, and fringe to the major book fairs: London, Frankfurt and Book Expo (BEA). We were stunned to learn earlier this year that Book Expo, the largest book event in the US, had axed its self-publishing wing and that there…

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest Self-Publishing News From ALLi: Mar 14 2017

This week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, our news editor Dan Holloway talks metaphors. Dan also talks about our very own Indie Author Fringe event kicking off, Type and Tell’s English language platform launch, the latest Author Earnings Report, and the Carousel Aware Prize for Independent Authors.  And, as ever, he rounds up with the latest self publishing news for indie authors everywhere.

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest Self-Publishing News From ALLi: Feb 28 2017

This week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, our news editor Dan Holloway talks about the next generation of indie writers. Dan also talks about the latest reading experience app from Wattpad, our own Indie Author Fringe event in just 3 weeks time, Kobo’s latest launch, the Public Lending Rights scheme expansion, and the ever-changing world of ebook versus print book sales stats. And, as ever, he rounds up with the latest self publishing news for indie authors everywhere.

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest Self-Publishing News From ALLi: Oct 28 2016

This week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, our news editor Dan Holloway is talking about the return of the The Folio Prize. Dan also talks about Barnes and Noble’s severed ties, the eagerly anticipated Digital Book World’s first ever indie day, and something topical for Halloween. And, as ever, he rounds up with the latest self publishing news for indie authors everywhere.

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest Self-Publishing News From ALLi: Oct 21 2016

This week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, our news editor Dan Holloway is talking about the disappearance of the latest literary laureate after performing at a Rolling Stones gig. Dan also talks about the big indie event happening this weekend, further evidence to suggest the decline in indie representation and what’s new with Kindle Direct Publishing, as well as rounding up with the latest self publishing news for indie authors everywhere.

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020
Creative Publishing: Self-publishing News

Latest Self-Publishing News From ALLi: October 14 2016

This week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, our news editor Dan Holloway is talking about how the times are indeed a-changing with the thrilling announcement of Bob Dylan’s Nobel prize-winning achievement. Dan also asks whether the latest author earnings report means the brakes are on for indies, notes the latest self publishing services added to ALLi’s ratings page, and rounds up the latest self publishing news for indie authors everywhere.

Continue reading
Related posts
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 27 2020
July 2, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 26 2020
June 25, 2020
Latest News and Resources from ALLi – Week 25 2020
June 18, 2020