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The Self-Publishing Solution

In Business, Media Writing, Opinion, Writing (all kinds) on April 19, 2015 at 3:00 AM

Getting Through the Publishing Maze by Self-Publishing

There are so many self-publishing sites that can help you to finally get that novel or your dissertation published the way you want to.

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Self-Publishing Around the World Course Formerly at the University of Toronto – Now on Udemy

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on October 4, 2014 at 3:00 AM

Canadian Small Business Women

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on September 19, 2014 at 3:00 AM

Print Your Novel, Cookbook, Family History and More at the Library

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on August 23, 2014 at 3:00 AM


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Asquith Press at the Toronto Reference Library is the Latest in Library’s Innovative Services

 

TORONTOJune 9, 2014 Toronto Public Library’s newest offering is Asquith Press, a book printing service that enables customers to design and print bookstore-quality paperback books. The library is offering information sessionsand classes open to all: from authors and aspiring writers to anyone who would like to create a book for their own personal interest. Novels, cookbooks, family histories, memoirs and how-to guides are just a few examples of books that can now be printed at the library. Read the rest of this entry »

Become The Next EL James: Find Out How to Self-publish Your Book by Teresa Madaleno

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on July 22, 2014 at 11:49 AM

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Join Three Fabulous Guests on Donna Magazine TV on July 12, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Live on ThatChannel.com

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on July 5, 2014 at 3:00 AM

Join Three Fabulous Guests on Donna Magazine TV on July 12, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Live on ThatChannel.com:

Dr. Jennylynd James is President of Jennylynd James Enterprises, an author and a fine artist.

Dr. Jennylynd James is President of Jennylynd James Enterprises, an author and a fine artist.

 

Nina Munteanu is a Canadian ecologist and internationally published novelist of science fiction and fantasy. In addition to eight published novels, Nina has written award-nominated short stories, articles and non-fiction books, which have been translated into several languages throughout the world. Recognition for her work includes the Midwest Book Review Reader’s Choice Award, finalist for Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year Award, the SLF Fountain Award, and The Delta Optimist Reviewers Choice.
 
Nina regularly publishes reviews and essays in magazines such as The New York Review of Science Fiction and Strange Horizons. She serves as staff writer for several online and print magazines. She currently writes for Amazing Stories and is an editor of Europa SF, a zine dedicated to informing the European SF community.
 
Nina teaches writing at the University of Toronto and George Brown College. Her award-nominated textbook “The Fiction Writer: Get Published, Write Now!” (Starfire World Syndicate) is used in colleges and universities throughout North America and Europe.
 
For more information about Nina visit www.NinaMunteanu.com.
Elizabeth Hirst is a science fiction and fantasy author from Hamilton, Ontario, whose stories and novels feature adventures close to home and in worlds beyond. In 2011, she founded Pop Seagull Publishing, a unique start-up that aims to showcase up-and-coming Canadian authors with a flair for the fantastic. In her spare time, she blogs about life in Hamilton, and writing the land that she loves at http://elizabethhirstblog.wordpress.com. Her next book, Distant Early Warning, a tale of one woman’s struggle against her own personal demons in a wilderness that’s ridden with them, is slated for release this fall under her own label.
Next week look out for Author and Disability Advocate Christine Walters!

 

Get a Glimpse of the First Ever Self-Publishing Around The World Course at the University of Toronto

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on December 31, 2013 at 2:59 PM

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Watch Donna Kakonge’s past class in action above:

Check out Liquid Lunch on ThatChannel.com LIVE on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 for a special promotion of Donna Kakonge and her books 

Self-Publishing Discussion at The Canadian Small Business Women and How To Talk To Crazy People, How to Write Creative Non-fiction and Three Quarters at the Toronto Public Library and Books at Accents Bookstore

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on October 23, 2013 at 4:32 PM

Buy a copy of Three Quarters  Here:

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Available at the Toronto Public Library

Three Quarters by Donna Kakonge:

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How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge:

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and

How To Talk To Crazy People by Donna Kakonge:

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Available at Accents Bookstore at 601 Christie Street – Artscape Wychwood Barns:

How To Talk To Crazy People and What Happened to the Afro? both by Donna Kakonge

Canadian Small Business Women Group

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on August 27, 2013 at 2:41 PM
We have a few event announcements for the month of September that we would like to share.  Some of the events are have time sensitive ticket information so in order to keep you all informed, I chose to send an email prior to our September newsletter release. Read the rest of this entry »

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In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 3, 2013 at 7:19 AM

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Three Amazon Marketing Options Prepare Self-Publishing Authors for Success

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on April 17, 2013 at 7:17 PM

he Amazon Extreme Marketing Package from Outskirts Press offers self-publishing authors a head start on book marketing by taking triple advantage of the immense audience of Amazon.com, the largest online retailer in the United States. These valuable, popular options are free for authors who start self-publishing in April.

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Taking advantage of these proven Amazon promotional functions is the perfect — and perfectly economical — way for authors to launch their book sales with gusto by choosing to publish now with Outskirts Press

Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 17, 2013

Outskirts Press, the fastest growing self-publishing and book marketing company, announced today it is giving away its most popular marketing package (over $200 value) to authors who start their publishing process this month. The Amazon Extreme marketing package includes a Kindle Edition, Search Inside the Book submission and Amazon Cover Enhancement, as well as a complimentary copy of Sell Your Book on Amazon by Outskirts Press CEO Brent Sampson — everything an author needs to jump start their book sales on Amazon.com. Read the rest of this entry »

Meet The Author at Accents on Eglinton Today and Every Sunday

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on April 14, 2013 at 1:18 PM

Come and Enjoy a Good Book!

Meet the Instructor of the Self-Publishing Around The World Course at the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto:

Register at:

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Self-Publish Your Way Around The World This May – Let Your Words Reach The World!!!

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on April 9, 2013 at 3:51 PM

Spots Going Fast…Sign Up Soon Through The School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto!!!

Self-Publishing Around The World: http://2learn.utoronto.ca/uoft/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&cms=true&courseId=25437365

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Enoch Press Highlights Importance of Self-Publishing Industry in Author Success

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on February 8, 2013 at 3:00 AM

Enoch Press, an emerging publishing house based in Baltimore, MD, identifies important trends to author success via the increasingly powerful self-publishing industry. Zsolt Bicskey, publisher-in-chief comments on this development and his company’s role in the achievement of new authors.

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Quote startI am proud to be a part of this industry and am pleased to have the opportunity to give a voice to would-be writers who were simply sitting on manuscripts that the reading public has a right to have access to.Quote end Read the rest of this entry »

Decent Hill Publishers to Offer Self-Publishing Services to Authors and Writers

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on January 12, 2013 at 3:00 AM

Independent, traditional publisher to offer publishing services to self-publishers for the very first time.

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Quote startThese paid publishing packages pay authors 100% royalties, give the author full control of their literary works, and are all available in a non-exclusive agreement.Quote end

Independence, OH (PRWEB) January 02, 2013

Decent Hill is pleased to announce immediate plans to offer a set of publishing packages to self-published authors and writers. Read the rest of this entry »

Self-Publishing Authors Can Now Capture Hollywood’s Attention More Affordably

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Pets, Radio Podcasts, Religion, Restaurant Reviews, Sports, Technology, travel, Uncategorized, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on September 21, 2012 at 3:00 AM
Outskirts Press is helping self-published authors find their personal claim to fame with Hollywood-ready action plans.
Denver, CO, September 19, 2012 –(PR.com)– Outskirts Press, an Inc. 5000 company and the fastest-growing self-publishing and book marketing company, has long supported self-published authors with the services and resources they need to write, publish, market, and distribute their books. Read the rest of this entry »

J. Burrage Publications, LLC Announces a New Service for Aspiring Self-Publishing Authors

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on April 20, 2012 at 6:14 PM

. Burrage Publications, LLC, a 21st Century publisher of powerful novels such as Caught Up and My Red Hijab, My White Baby Tee, and My Blue Skinny Jeans, has announced services for authors wishing to self-publish.
J. Burrage Publications, LLC Announces a New Service for Aspiring Self-Publishing Authors

Mesilla Park, NM, November 21, 2011 –(PR.com)– J. Burrage Publications, LLC understands how difficult it can be for authors to find the right publisher. For this reason, and because JBP doesn’t want to discourage authors who may receive notification that they will not be published by the publishing house, JBP has announced services for authors wishing to self-publish. JBP’s self-publishing services are available to any author who chooses to self-publish, regardless of genre. Read the rest of this entry »

Kindle Direct Publishing Now Enables Authors and Publishers to Independently Publish Their Books in the Amazon.fr Kindle Store

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Technology, travel, Writing (all kinds) on October 9, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Authors and publishers can now earn up to 70% royalty on sales to Kindle customers in France

LUXEMBOURG, Oct 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) —

(NASDAQ: AMZN)–Amazon.fr today announced that authors and publishers worldwide are now able to make their books available in the Amazon.fr Kindle Store (www.amazon.fr/kindle) using Kindle Direct Publishing (http://kdp.amazon.fr). Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) is a fast, free and easy way for authors and publishers to make their books available to Kindle customers worldwide via Kindle, on the web with Kindle Cloud Reader and on free Kindle reading apps for Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Windows Phone, PC and Mac. Read the rest of this entry »

BookRiff reveals itself at O’Reilly Media’s TOC Sneak Peek

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on September 3, 2011 at 3:00 AM

New web-based publishing and consumer platform offers free webcast tour this Thursday

BookRiff’s CEO Rochelle Grayson is excited to pull back the curtains for the publishing community with a webcast tour of BookRiff’s unique social publishing platform. BookRiff changes the paradigm in publishing through Riffing (mixing) and sharing capabilities on its free web-based platform. See why O’Reilly itself is engaging its community and selling its content through BookRiff. Be the first to see it before BookRiff goes live at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Read the rest of this entry »

Marketing the Key to Self-Publishing

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Religion, Technology, travel, Writing (all kinds) on May 3, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Self-Publishing and Marketing - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Sunday, September 27, 2009

It always surprises me when I speak to someone and they tell me that their books are not selling. Each and every time it is usually because no effort is going into marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

Coming Up on Donna Magazine

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on March 14, 2010 at 8:26 AM

Coming Up on Donna Magazine, there will be reviews from books by Dennis Desrosiers, Mikaya Heart and others. Look out for them soon.

Classes at Aangen Centre Canceled

In Beauty, book reviews, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on February 4, 2010 at 6:13 AM

Writing and Self-Publishing Workshops Still Being Offered Personally by Donna Kakonge - Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime.com

I was planning writing and self-publishing workshops through Aangen Community Centre in Toronto. Those classes have now been canceled. If you would be interested in still receiving instruction from me concerning writing and self-publishing, please email me at: dkakonge@sympatico.ca.

Self-Publishing

In Beauty, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on January 1, 2010 at 8:08 AM

Self-publishing is a passion of mine. The journalist in me loves the immediacy of it. The fact that you can finish a piece of work and have it published and ready for sale in a matter of a day. The photo archives online make it possible to come up with inexpensive cover designs and voila…you have your book ready for the world. Read the rest of this entry »

Old Romance Released

In book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Entertainment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Sports, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on December 18, 2009 at 9:47 AM

I have a new book called Old Romance. You can buy it at: http://stores.lulu.com/kakonged. for $16.99. There is also a sale this month to get 20 per cent off when you enter the code HOHOHO. It is also available on Amazon Kindle.

It is a book about past romances I have had written in a creative non-fiction format. You will enjoy it.

Expanding Self-Publishing Ventures

In book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Education, Entertainment, Events, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on December 6, 2009 at 4:51 PM

I am someone who loves self-publishing. I have spent this entire weekend, with the exception of a bit of marking, expanding my self-publishing pool. Read the rest of this entry »

Writing Workshops and Self-Publishing Offered at Aangen Community Centre

In Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Living, Media Writing, Writing (all kinds) on November 19, 2009 at 7:07 PM

Hello everyone in Toronto!

Please check out this site and scroll to the bottom for workshops I will be offering starting on February 21st and happening once a month. Here is the link: http://www.aangen.com/workshops.asp. Join in the fun!

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