What I’ve Learned about Self-Publishing

I should subtitle this post, “Part 1 of 23 billionty” because that’s how going indie feels—in all the best ways.

It’s been almost a month since I made the decision to self-publish THE EXPATRIATES and I have to say, it’s been the most freeing experience of my writing life. Being able to make every decision has been empowering. But having to make every decision has been quite scary, as well.

For as long as I have been writing, publishing has been this enigmatic dream behind a great wooden door with a huge iron lock. The inner-workings were mysterious and fabulous, and all I wanted was for that door to be opened for me.

Well, suddenly, I find myself with the key.

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Big Things Afoot at Writing HQ

Super big news, guys and gals. It’s actually happening:

is coming

I’m so. Super. Excited!

I’ve been working on this book for a long time. Not as long as some writerly people have taken to finish a book, but definitely long enough that it feels surreal to be releasing it.  There’s going to be lots of fun things coming up to celebrate the launch of THE EXPATRIATES into the world.

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