There are many forms of partnership that help indie authors succeed, and here Clare Flynn describes how helpful critique groups can be.
Self-publishing Author Advice about the art and craft of writing great books
A handy guide for the start of the new year on setting and meeting creative intentions for your writing and self-publishing processes
10 inspirational and practical posts from our 2016 blog archive to help you achieve your writing goals in 2017
Jay Artale our ALLi communications manager has put together a roundup of our Ask ALLi and Indie Author Fringe podcasts, and coaxes us to take time for ourselves over the festive season to listen and be inspired.
Why writing books to match the seasons is not only fun but brings marketing benefits – by seasoned seasonal author Debbie Young
Why wouldn’t Shakespeare’s royal plays count as literary fiction if written today? Theo Rogers asks provocative questions – and suggests some answers – about the nature of literary fiction.
An inspiring interview with British thriller writer Keith Dixon who lives and writes in France, self-publishing thrillers and other contemporary novels.
How the age of digital publishing brings new opportunities for midform writing – and how to take advantage of them – by author and journalist Alex Klaushofer.
Where do you find inspiration for your writing? Sci-fi and steampunk author explains how he’s gleaned ideas for sequels and prequels from his readers’ reactions to his books
What would you do if you had the opportunity to write full-time, rent-free for year? Would you take it? Should you take it? Or are their traps along the way? ALLi members discuss the pros and cons.