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How to Publish Books on Google Play! – Part 1

Since publishing this Google has stopped signups. The theory is that they are going to revamp their system, which would be great. But they haven’t released any statements. Google Play! Books is by far the hardest of the e-retailers to get published in. This isn’t because Google Play is more exclusive than other book stores, […]

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The Genie could feed astronauts on interplanetary trips

Genie is no Star Trek Replicator But Needed for Extended Missions

Have you heard? A company in Israel has invented a Star Trek replicator called the Genie that will put an end to MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat) forever. Unfortunately that isn’t true. At least not the part about the replicator. We are still nowhere near that technology just yet. But if White Innovation can get […]

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Wormhole travel as envisioned by Les Bossinas for NASA

Headlines on NASA Warp Drive Miss the Mark

You’ve probably heard by now about NASA’s warp drive. While working on an experimental propulsion system called EmDrive, they witnessed what basically amounts to a warp signature. Laser beams arrived at their destination sooner than they should have. How does light travel faster than the speed of light? It must be warp! But all the […]

Do You Know What You Are Looking For?

How to Help Readers Find Books They Didn’t Know They Were Looking For Ask 100 readers why they read, and you will probably get 100 different answers. Ask 100 non-fiction writers why readers read, and you will get one answer: readers read because they have a problem and are looking for a solution. That may be […]

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On Editing

After the writing itself, editing is the most important part of the writing process. It is also the most dreaded and the part that many beginners make the mistake of skipping. No matter how good of a writer you are, chances are that your manuscript needs editing. There are several reasons for this. The first […]

From Your Head to Your Hands -- How to Write, Self-Publish, and Launch Your Book

It Takes a Village To Write a Book – Interview with Author Derek Olsen

Self-publishing and small-publishing can be a very lucrative endeavor. But you shouldn’t take my word for it. You can just ask any of the millions of independent authors who have made hundreds or even thousands of dollars doing it. Today I am beginning a series of interviews with independent authors to show that you, too, […]

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