The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing

I read a lot of articles and blog posts about how it is so much harder to make a living writing now than it was a few decades ago. Most point the finger at “big, bad traditional publishers” who no longer pay big advances or take chances on emerging writers. Or they blame Amazon or … Continue reading “The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing”

Writing Contest: Writers’ Digest Self-Published Book Awards

Writer’s Digest is now accepting entries for their 23rd annual Self-Published Book Awards contest. If you’ve self-published a book in the last year or so, you might want to consider entering this writing contest. The grand prize winner gets $8,000 in cash, a trip to the Writer’s Digest Conference, a guaranteed review in Midwest Book … Continue reading “Writing Contest: Writers’ Digest Self-Published Book Awards”