excerpt: SELF-PUBLISH and MARKET A BOOK

SELF-PUBLISH AND MARKET A BOOK by Hank Quense The book marketing possibilities are endless, so which ones are the most important? This article provides such a list and it’s based on the author’s own experiences. What if you can’t work on all the marketing tasks you’ve read about? After all, life has a way of butting into one’s writing and …

PUBLISHERS and PACKAGERS

by Hank Quense When you self-publish a book, you, the author, are the publisher. Hence, you don’t need a publisher. But you do need a packager. Many people think publishers and packager are the same thing: they are not. The situation isn’t improved by many packagers trying to pass themselves off as publishers. What does a packager do? It performs …

How to Write Really Bad Fiction and Enjoy the Benefits of Rapid Rejection

by Hank Quense I’m an author of twenty books — both fiction and non-fiction — and over forty short stories along with a number of fiction writing articles.  From my experience, I’ve learned a number of important lessons and I want to pass them onto others.  One important lesson involves getting a book published; it changes your life.  No longer …

Introducing WritersARC

by Hank Quense I’ve been writing stories for over 20 years. I’ve been self-publishing for over ten. I’ve also been lecturing for more than ten years. Over time, I’ve created a wealth of material on these topics and I’ve often considered collecting in a library of some sort for writers and authors who were looking for advice. I finally did …

Characters File Lawsuit – Hank Quense

(Author’s note: In my last report https://joylenebutler.com/help-i-need-advice-hank-quense/.html I explained that my characters have their knickers bunched up.  My research has uncovered some of their activities.  Here is a report I’ve managed to piece together.) Characters File a Lawsuit In Dun Hythe, Gundarland’s largest city, the bailiff called out “All rise!” and Judge Oakenleaf, an old elf, hobbled into courtroom.  He …

Hank Quense writes satirical fantasy and sci-fi!

It’s my great pleasure to welcome back Hank Quense and to announce he’ll be a regular on my blog. Hank’s got a ticklish sense of humour, he knows plenty about marketing, fiction writing and what sells. Please check out his book and his blog. You’ll be treated to a delightful and crazy twist on all sorts of life’s adventures.  Plus …

Hank Quense’s QUEEN MOXIE – Giveaway!

Today it’s my great pleasure to introduce Hank Quense’s latest novel QUEEN MOXIE. Hank has been a guest host on this blog many times, so I hope you’re aware of his ticklish humour. Hank’s stories make me laugh, and as far as I’m concerned, there’s not enough laughter in the world. We need writers like Hank. Please check out his …