I started this blog to share the journey of writing and publishing my first sci-fi novel, Star Riders, as well as what I’m learning about self-publishing and marketing. Occasionally, I give you my thoughts on science fiction in general. Continue reading “Welcome to my blog!”
It’s finally happened! I knew it would! That’s right, I’m finally a real author! I got a terrible review on Star Riders.
Continue reading “My First Bad Review!”
My first attempt at advertising Star Riders was underwhelming, so I increased my bids to see if that helped. Here are the results after a week and a half on October 10: Continue reading “Advertising Results – Week 2 on AMS”
After one week of running Amazon ads on my sci-fi novel Star Riders, here are the results:
Continue reading “Advertising Results – Week 1 on AMS”
I’ve taken the leap into the world of Amazon advertising, or AMS (Amazon Marketing Services). I decided Star Riders‘ 8 reviews was close enough to 10 reviews, and that I would at least gather some data and knowledge from this first foray. Continue reading “I’ve started advertising Star Riders”
(Well some of them, anyway)
My novel Star Riders has been on Amazon for six weeks now, and it’s got four reviews. Not as many as I’d like, but they are good reviews. And only one of them is from someone I know!
Continue reading “The Reviews are In!”
It’s been exciting to see how many free copies of Star Riders were downloaded for free during the first four days. Continue reading “The Free Weekend is Over”
It’s finally here! I am thrilled to tell you that Star Riders is finally available on Amazon! And free for this weekend only! Continue reading “Star Riders is on Amazon!”