Not too long ago, self-published author M.R. Mathias went on quite a tirade at fantasy-faction.com about how his self-promotional forum post should not have been moved from the general books forum into the self-published/small press forum. You can read the whole thing from Fantasy Faction’s perspective here: “The Man Who Thought He Was King.” Now,… Continue reading The One and Only Lesson Self-Published Authors Can Learn From M.R. Mathias
Despite the stigma attached to self-published authors, they have more control over their careers, and experience increasing success among readers.
Despite many authors making a living publishing their own books, many people still see them as second-tier (or lower) writers. Is this stigma true?