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July 28, 2008

Self-Publish or Find a Publisher? 6 Benefits of Self-Publishing

Self-Publish or Find a Publisher

Self-Publishing Has Its Benefits

Should you self-publish your book or find a publisher? These six benefits of self-publishing will help you decide if you should tackle the publishing world yourself, or keep knocking on traditional book publishers’ doors….

But first, a quip:

“I didn’t have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead.” ~ Mark Twain.

Good writing takes time and effort, fellow scribes! The quicker you get to the point, the better (but the more work it takes).

Once you’ve written your novel or nonfiction book, you need to decide if you should query one publisher at a time, or several at once. Should you send the whole manuscript, or just the first few chapters? Do you need an agent? Should you self-publish? What are the benefits of self-publishing, versus going with a traditional publisher?

Great questions! I can’t answer them all here, but I can help with the self-publishing decision. Here are six reasons to self-publish your novel or nonfiction book… Read More »Self-Publish or Find a Publisher? 6 Benefits of Self-Publishing