So you’ve got a new novel out, do you send out a press release? Worthwhile or not?

Yes, write a press release. Get it propagated around the Web via the free online distribution channels. Make sure it has a link back to your site. Keywords. Things like that — so you get some juice from the effort. Lots of press releases are written for the Web, not journalists. But journalists pick...

Entering the World of E-Books, E-Readers and E-Publishing

Just Two Writers Doing Lunch Yesterday, Cindie Geddes wrote the story of Lucky Bat Book’s beginnings. For me, the story was a dance down memory lane. Oh yeah, that was the day, I remembered. The sun was shining. We were eating salads on the Silver Peak patio overlooking South Virginia Street. Oh...