Self-publishing rocks. Self-publishing sucks.
Imagine a spectrum with these two opinions at each end of the scale. What phrase would fall in the middle?
For me, “self-publishing overwhelms” describes that spot between dancing the Snoopy dance and tearing out my hair.
Contrary to what some self-published authors say, they were not born knowing everything necessary to get their first book out in the world. Deciding on whether to go exclusively with Amazon...