If you’re a writer, you’ve probably thrown around the pros and cons of self-publishing more than once or twice. Maybe you’ve even bought into the myths that traditional publishing naturally gets you more recognition, or that you’ll make more money with a real publisher. But all this is changing. It’s easier now than ever to find your specific audience and build a direct relationship with them.

With a little help from a lot of friends, I was able to set a budget and successfully self-publish my novel, The Crossing. Some of those friends just happened to be the guys behind Reedsy, an author services marketplace. They recently asked me about my self-publishing journey, so I did what I do best — wrote something about it. Read it here:

The True Cost of Self-Publishing a Book