Here is a great post by Annette Rochelle Aben with some great advice for authors.
Had an interesting email conversation the other day. A fellow blogger was asking how I felt about them using their blog posts as material for books they would publish. I was totally supportive!
Their biggest concern was that people had already seen it, so what would be the point of putting it into a book. A most thought provoking statement indeed, but once again, I did not see that as an issue.
Let’s say that you, like me, have written poetry and that you, like me, have already used that poetry on your blog. Even if you have thousands of followers, I can guarantee you that not all of them have seen everything you have posted. I can also guarantee that everyone you know or are related to, cannot be counted among those who follow your blog, or who have read your posts. So, it’s not like millions of people…
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