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Who is "jojo"? (About pen names)

Who is "jojo"? (About pen names)

In the age of marketplace algorithms, alternate pen names for different target audiences help teach AIs to treat these names as separate authors.

Who is "jojo"? (About pen names)

In the age of marketplace algorithms, alternate pen names for different target audiences help teach AIs to treat these names as separate authors.

Proofreading Starts Now!

Proofreading Starts Now!

The day has come. Glitches of Gods, my debut novel, is available for proofreading. I spent four thousand hours writing this book. Now, I'll let you read it for free....

Proofreading Starts Now!

The day has come. Glitches of Gods, my debut novel, is available for proofreading. I spent four thousand hours writing this book. Now, I'll let you read it for free....

The Author's Website

The Author's Website

It's probably not a good thing to hate your own website. My previous author's website was eight years old. It was created by someone with excellent design skills but, sadly,...

The Author's Website

It's probably not a good thing to hate your own website. My previous author's website was eight years old. It was created by someone with excellent design skills but, sadly,...

What is the best strategy for publishing a novel?

What is the best strategy for publishing a novel?

Judging by the conversations on Facebook in various author communities, there seem to be as many strategies as there are authors publishing novels.

What is the best strategy for publishing a novel?

Judging by the conversations on Facebook in various author communities, there seem to be as many strategies as there are authors publishing novels.

Is it OK or okay?

Is it OK or okay?

No matter what kind of book you write, writing in a consistent style is essential. Otherwise, your readers might be confused or annoyed. For this reason, I am busy creating...

Is it OK or okay?

No matter what kind of book you write, writing in a consistent style is essential. Otherwise, your readers might be confused or annoyed. For this reason, I am busy creating...

Systems, No Stress

Systems, No Stress

I track my time with a timekeeping tool and monitor my progress with a spreadsheet. Without such systems, I'd be perpetually stressed, always worried about meeting my deadlines, and fearful...

Systems, No Stress

I track my time with a timekeeping tool and monitor my progress with a spreadsheet. Without such systems, I'd be perpetually stressed, always worried about meeting my deadlines, and fearful...

Jurgen Appelo

"Maintenance is how the universe curbs productive people."