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About the Indie Author Success Series

This new series of books for indie authors offers up a mix of solid success strategies and game-changing ideas for self-publishers seeking to carve out their niche in the writing world, whether you’re an established author or just getting into book writing for the first time!

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About the Coffee Is My Religion Series

This series of personal essays on the writing life delves deeply into my own stories and experiences — both humorous and informative — as a freelance writer, author, and professional word-slinger. Along the way, expect many goofy asides about my horde of cats, video game geekery, self-publishing shenanigans, and much more!

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About the Game Journo Guides Series

The Game Journo Guides series offers in-depth advice and helpful tips on different aspects of the writing life, from freelancing and publishing to journalism and beyond. While these books are geared towards writers who primarily cover the video game, geek culture, and tech industries, much of the knowhow they contain is useful to writer folks of all stripes.

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The Personal Benefits of Specializing in A Freelance Niche

nichecoversmallHere’s a short excerpt from my new book, The Niche Freelancer: How To Craft The Lucrative Writing Career of Your Dreamsonly $2.99 on Kindle! Enjoy!

A quick glance at the freelance writing industry as a whole reveals there’s no lack of competition. Pick an industry, any industry, and you’ll find lots of skilled freelance writers doing quality work for a very diverse range of clients and publications. Competition is fierce, even in smaller markets, and it’s getting harder to stand out from the crowd simply for just being a good writer.

Niche freelancing is your secret weapon.

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  3. A Great Chat with Joanna Penn on Self-Publishing, Writing for Games, and Indie Development 2 Replies
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  8. Writing and launching a Kindle book in two months – (Interview w/ Lauren Orsini, author of Build Your Anime Blog) 2 Replies
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