I’m thrilled to have S.M. Boyce here today. Boyce is the author of the Grimoire Trilogy. I’ve read the first book, Lichgates, and loved it! I’m eagerly awaiting the release of Treason, this fall. In her guest post today, Boyce talks about her journey to self-publishing, and the Indie Author Index she’s created. So without further ado, I give you, Boyce!
When I started researching self-publishing last year, I had no idea what I was doing. I was like that meme with the scientist dog. Yes, even with the glasses.
All my research at the time focused on blog hopping and learning bits here and there. I spent weeks debating as to whether indie was better than traditional. I hung out on J. A. Konrath’s blog a lot, visited various independent publishers, and watched forums. I was a lurker, but I didn’t feel I could contribute to the conversation.