Yes, yes and yes! Getting help from family and friends is fine, but as many of my blog readers know, I’m a big fan of us indie authors supporting one another, not just on blogs and promotions but by buying work by other indie authors and promoting those we enjoy. You can’t buy every book but even if every other book you purchase is an indie, it makes a big difference.
It’s not easy taking the route of Indie Author or any route as an author. The field is crowded, and it’s hard for readers to sift through it all. So in addition to writing, most of us Indies spend a great deal of time promoting our work. Most of us try not to annoy our friends and family, but it’s inevitable that many of them will see our promotional stuff. So as we move into the holiday season, I’d like to give some advice to anyone associated with an author. Also, there’s a little bit of advice for other authors as well. I wish you peace and relaxation during the coming season. Take the time to read a book, maybe even from an Indie Author in your life.
Besides buying the books of your…
View original post 586 more words