Stacey D. Atkinson


From Pinterest to dialogue tags to author press kits to picking the perfect book title, this month's indie author news is full of really helpful tips for new and experienced self-published authors. Here is my curated list of the top news stories, industry buzz, and advice for indie authors that I found in August and shared via my Twitter and Facebook feeds. 

How Pinterest Can Work for Publishers by Charlotte Eyre on

Let Your Dialogue Do the Talking by Jocelyn Pruemer on

The Author's Press Kit by Richard Ridley for

Why You Need Professional Editing for Your Novel by Jim Dempsey for

The Dreaded Comparative Title Analysis by Jesse Finkelstein for


Bookish Hedgehogs of Instagram by Becky Stone for

"Scooter is enjoying an idyllic bookish picnic with a beautiful hardcover and scenic view." -- Bookriot.
More Scooter images can be found on his Instagram account @scooter_the_hedgie.


Stacey D. Atkinson is a freelance editor and author of Stuck, a novel she published via her independent company Mirror Image Publishing.

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