Tag Archives: Publishing Industry

Importance of Advertising

All too often I see authors in forums asking if advertising is important to sales or criticizing an advertising placement for lack of sales. I have ignored comment after comment and have tried to delicately offer advice to authors about … Continue reading

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Christine Amsden Interview

JR: Today I am talking with Christine Amsden, author of The Immortality Virus. Thank you for agreeing to the interview, Christine. Please tell us a little about yourself and your story. CA: Thank you for having me! You already know … Continue reading

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Coming Next Week

Sorry for the delay with this post but things have been hectic at Hobbes End this past week. Next week, I will post interviews with Stephen Knight, successful author of The Gathering Dead, and Christine Amsden, author of Estimated Time … Continue reading

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Sara Megibow Interview

JR: I am here today with Sara Megibow, a literary agent with Nelson Literary Agency. I am grateful you agreed to this interview as I believe you can provide much insight about the industry. Please introduce yourself, your company and … Continue reading

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The Long Road to Success

I am an avid sports fan and recent events have made me appreciate the struggles of entrepreneurship. I watched the Dallas Mavericks win an NBA championship last night, after years of underachieving and failure. They did so through persistence, inconceivable … Continue reading

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My One and Only Warning

My frustrations with some “authors” in the industry have lead me to reach my boiling point. The great thing is that I can share my frustrations with you, rational human beings. What lead me to this overwhelming feeling of disgust … Continue reading

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