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
I haven’t updated, blogged, or written anything important about the graphic novel for quite some time now. It’s not your fault, folks. It’s mine. Lately, I’ve been so absorbed by more important issues in my life that I don’t blog like I used to anymore… … Continue reading Why No Updates On The Graphic Novel?