I’m waiting for Createspace to approve two of my books for printing this week. I had no problems getting approved for my other novel, Nightmarish Reaction, since it was all text and has very few images. In fact, CS had finished checking the book in … Continue reading Getting Two Books Ready For Printing Next Month!
After a long 72 hour wait, I have finally gotten it right! The graphic novel is ready for printing. I had to change the inside margins again to a large gutter size at .625 and after I did that, it didn’t take too long for Createspace to … Continue reading The Graphic Novel Is Ready For Printing! Finally, It’s About Time!
It’s a bit of a pain, but I’m having my second go at trying to meet the requirements for the graphic novel. Since the margins are so different compared to a regular text paperback book, the bleed trim areas are a little new to me. If I … Continue reading Trying To Meet Submission Requirements For Graphic Novel
So, I’m done with the interior of the graphic novel. Yaay! I have 145 pages in total. But I need to decide what I’m going to do next. I could continue tweaking and fixing it up until it’s perfect. Or I could actually buy myself a … Continue reading I Finished The Interior! Should I Order A Paperback Copy?
I’ll be writing down a strategy on how I could market the graphic novel after it’s been published. Here’s what I could do…just some basics… MARKETING PLAN: Who’s my target audience? The graphic novel has mature, political, and controversial content. It has to be ages 18 … Continue reading Brainstorm: Should I Create A Marketing Package? Is Crowdfunding A Viable Option?
Only 12 more character profiles to design for the interior and I should be almost done. Everything’s looking great so far. I’ve been perfecting the art of formatting and lining up the images just right. A couple of times I had to go back and adjust some minor … Continue reading Designing The Interior Graphic Novel – Almost Finished With The Layout