Writing in Public, Too: NaNoWriMo Day 30 – Finished!

Winner-2014-Twitter-ProfileToday was the final day of NaNoWriMo.

I put in the requisite 2000 words (actually 2300) I still needed to make my goal for the month. I probably could have snuck in a but more, but I had a nice, relaxing day, with several chunks of writing time in, and plenty of time to do other things between them. Click to read more...

Amazon Updates KDP eBook Cover Recommendations

This change IS a pretty big deal for indie writers.
Amazon announced today in their KDP newsletter that they have updated their recommendations for cover sizes for Kindle ebooks.
The new guidelines are a minimum of 1000 pixels on the long side – although they “recommend 2,500 pixels on the longest side to ensure better quality, and an ideal height/width ratio of 1.6.” Click to read more...