Rolling Circle Press

Mill Valley, California

The Writing Life III

How to boost your indie novel. Begin by squandering a morning watching YouTube videos: a bunch of Random House editors in a staged “interview” emoting about how passionate they are; A guy who says begin marketing your book 3 years before you start writing it; A book marketing guru who says he hasn’t been inside a bookstore since the 90’s. OK, now the morning’s gone & that blank page is still looking at you. But wait! It’s time for lunch ...