The internet is full of helpful articles recently. The following selections may have to hold you through the weekend, since I'll be traveling again, starting tomorrow, to attend the funeral of a dear friend.
The Historian's Point of View: The Experiences of the Past, Seen through Current Events
On this site, I'll be gathering articles about the craft of history -- new discoveries, new methods, new controversies. Today I posted an article about medieval chained libraries.
Find it at: http://www.scoop.it/t/the-historian-s-point-of-view
The Writing Game: A Collection of Advice and Clever Tips for Writers of all Genres
Every writer has a set of tricks to help navigate through thorny spots in the writing process. Maybe some of them will help you, too. Today's article deals with surviving the challenges of working at home. It's the first of a series of 4, all of which look at the distinctive problems faced by writers who are trying to fit a writing career into the rest of their lives.
Find it at: http://www.scoop.it/t/the-writing-game
Self-Publisher: How To Be Your Own Publisher without Going Bankrupt
Current views and helpful tips from authors who have switched to self-publishing. Today I have some projections on how much it will cost to self-publish a book. My advice? The low end of the estimates will not produce a quality product, but you don't need to go into hock for the high end either. Aim for the middle.
Find it at: http://www.scoop.it/t/self-publisher