Just announced! Marilyn Vix will be speaking at this year's 2019 Silicon Valley Comic Con on the Self-Publishing panels and the Marketing Your Book Panel on Sunday, August 18. The self-publishing panel will be in Rm 111 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Come and find out how you can start self publishing. The panel will go … Continue reading Marilyn Vix Will Be On Self-Publishing & Marketing Panels at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2019
Are you thinking of self-publishing? Take it from me. It can be daunting to do all that is needed. Writing, editing, formatting, cover designs. However, there is a secret to self-publishing. What is it? You don’t have to do it all yourself. You can hire out many of the steps. Today, I’d like to go … Continue reading Why Should A Self-Published Author Hire An Ebook Formatting Company?
I am very upset today. A place I have called my online home since 2009 has been recently bought by a company called VerticalScope, Inc. and all hell has broken loose on the board. This place is known as Kboards.com Writer's Cafe. And I have learned what I know about self-publishing a lot from this … Continue reading The Death of Kboards.Com: My Indie Publishing Home Implodes
Want to get started in self-publishing? Live in or near the Silicon Valley? Well then, you're invited to a free self-publishing panel event at the San Jose Library at the Martin Luther King Jr. branch in downtown San Jose. Marilyn Vix will be on this fabulous panel that will go over the steps to self-publishing … Continue reading Upcoming Author Appearance: Marilyn Vix will be on a self-publishing panel at the Career & Business Center in the MLKJr. Library in Downtown San Jose
I am proud to announce that Everything For Love: Time Rogues Book 1 has won the 2018 Global Ebook Award GOLD MEDAL in the PARANORMAL category. I am so excited and overwhelmed with this honor. I've been self-publishing and working on books since 2007, starting with children's fantasy adventure books and moving into paranormal romance. … Continue reading Everything For Love Has Won The 2018 Global Ebook Award Gold Medal in the Paranormal Category!
So, I can't leave you all out on fabulous deals, here is the latest that have come my way. I've entered "Love In One Act" into the Self-Publishing Fantasy Blog Off 2018. Last year, I entered "Everything For Love" and the cover got a runner-up placement. So, it's great to get the word out about … Continue reading SPFBO 2018 99 Cent Deals August 1-5 ONLY!
So, back when this all happened in December 2016, I was an author that had a minimal amount owed to me by All Romance Ebooks, like around $10. I didn't want to take a settlement that was emailed to me that would give me 10 cents on the dollar. I have since chosen not to … Continue reading All Romance Ebooks (ARe) Bankruptcy and Closure Update July 2018
Marilyn Vix will be one of four authors on the "Get Started Self Publishing" panel at the Clockwork Alchemy conference in Burlingame, CA this weekend. She will be talking about her experiences self-publishing her two novels and romantic shorts. This is a steampunk conference to the extreme. If you haven't attended before, registration begins on … Continue reading Author Appearance: Clockwork Alchemy Conference March 23
So, back in December last year when All Romance Ebooks (ARe) closed, I followed all the news, links and hoopla that ensued. Authors lost their money owed unless they took a pay out deal of 10 cents on the dollar that was owed. Readers had only mere days to download their titles before the website … Continue reading All Romance Ebooks (ARe) Update On Closure and Lori James