Lone Publisher Has A New Home

You may have noticed the new permanent address of The Lone Publisher is lonepublisher.thepencilpress.com.  The Pencil Press is now the official owner of my blog Lone Publisher.  There will be a few changes in addition to all of the information I’ve brought you in the past. First up, this is Spike.  Look for Spike throughout my […]

Have You Done Your Homework?

Fiction and nonfiction authors both spend countless hours on research.  We don’t tolerate inaccurate facts, unbelievable characters, or grammar problems in our manuscripts.  Yet many of us continue to purchase bundled services from our printers.  IUniverse, Lulu.com, Create Space, and all of the big print-on-demand suppliers offer much more than just printing.  They cover the […]

Author’s Business Plan

I would be ashamed to pay anyone to write a business plan for me. All it requires is research, organization of the information, and writing it down. You can do the same if you know where to find the right information. Paid services range from complete business plan writing, to templates which can be purchased […]