Let Ms. Grafton’s explanation for her comments speak for themselves. She’s a talented author and I respect her right to voice an opinion, even though I’m not sure I agree with what she said during the original Forbes interview. ‘Nuff said. Get back to writing!
Indie authors….this is mandatory reading. There’s a fine line between marketing your eBook and stalking!
I’m an Indie author. Proud of it. Loving the fact I was able to quit my day job and write full time. I work hard at marketing my eBooks but I try not to be an ass about hawking my novels every 15 minutes. I hate it when Twitter and FB are gorged with repeated attempts at self promotion by a single author. I understand why they do it but it doesn’t make me like it any better.
That being said, the blog link above makes me shudder. The guy Meg writes about gives all Indie authors a bad name!
Success stories still happen. Read this. Be motivated. Follow your dream.