Resources for the Independent Author

“Here’s a secret truth of the literary world: Writers write… but Authors; Authors are businesses that change the world with their words.”

~Malik Sharrieff,
Author of: How to Beat the Hell out of your Competition

All a writer needs is a blank surface and a writing implement. Like any independent business person, an Author needs the necessary direction to navigate the environments where they create their stories, engage their readers and fans, and seek out compensation for their efforts. Check out the resources below and check back often, we’ll be updating this page regularly.

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Resources for the Independent Author

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