Guide To Self-Publishing: Being Superficial

a beginner's guide to self publishing part 3

This post continues from a previous one: Beginner’s Guide To Self-Publishing: Making a Book   “I have a photo that would make a really great book cover!” No you don’t. If you’re not a professional photographer, or have professional level skill, no you don’t. Don’t take your cute photo, type on the title and upload […]

Beginner’s Guide To Self-Publishing: Making a Book

a beginner's guide to self publishing part 2

As much as I wish it weren’t true, there’s a lot involved in making a good book besides reading AlexClermontWrites.com posts. I’ll have to assume you’ve written a book of some quality and move from there.

Beginner’s Guide To Self-Publishing: Some Basics

a begginer's guide to self publishing part 1

This is for folks who have absolutely no idea on how to begin self-publishing—the same folks who have been asking me questions. With that being said, let’s go where no one… well, where a few folks have gone before.

A Writing Exercise – “Alone In The Club”

Alex Clermont a writes show dont tell a writing exercise

In an effort to follow my own advice, I’ve been trying to control my tendency to show and not tell when I write my little stories. As with most things it’s easier said than done. It’s easier to say, “John felt miserable,” then show, “John’s eyes began to well up.” I’m tired and I wanna write the […]