SciFiChat Transcript: Sept. 21, 2012

Each Friday, I moderate #SciFiChat, a Twitterchat covering various topics about speculative fiction, including science fiction, fantasy, horror, and urban fantasy. The chat looks at books, television programs, movies, comics, role-playing games and video games. SciFiChat: September 21, 2012Star Trek: … Please enjoy the full article

Book Marketing Tip for Sept. 21, 2012

Today’s #BookMarket Tip: Monetize your “content” by exercising, licensing or re-purposing as many rights as you can. Monetize your blog, too. The reason I think writing is a great business model is that you create once and publish forever. Most … Please enjoy the full article

Book Marketing Tip for Sept. 20, 2012

Today’s #BookMarket Tip: Writing quality is more important than marketing tricks. Run your books or your blog through experts before publication. Readers buy books primarily based on recommendations, word of mouth, and a sense of buzz in the general community. … Please enjoy the full article

Rozansky’s Seven Laws of Marketing

I have been asked often to post Rozansky’s Seven Laws of Marketing. I created this list for my forthcoming book, Fishnets & Platforms: The Writers Guide to Whoring Your Book. However, apparently people just can’t wait and wanted me to … Please enjoy the full article

Introduction

Hello There!

Welcome to the site. I hope your trip here was a pleasant one. There are great things planned for your visit. Please feel free to click the links, and take a few minutes to look around the entire site.

I’m David A. Rozansky. I am an author. I am the publisher of Flying Pen Press. I am an author’s business manager. And I spend a lot of my time helping authors succeed. I’ve been giving out advice and support for so long, it was time I put it all on the Internet.

Here are the types of articles found on this site:

  • Book-marketing topics
  • Publishing news, reviews and lots of rumors and guesses
  • A variety of information that people have asked me to post, such as role-playing-game material, short stories, and other miscellanea.
  • Information, worksheets and news related to my book, Fishnets & Platforms: The Writers Guide to Whoring Your Book
  • Information, news and schedules related to the Twitterchat I moderate, #SciFiChat
  • Information, news, promotions and special offers related to Flying Pen Press.
  • Business Management topics for authors and small publishers
  • Writing tips, rants and tirades
  • Games, treasure hunts, puzzles and secret messages

If there is a particular topic you are looking for, consider the category tabs at the top of the page. The articles are carefully listed by topic. Below, the headlines for each of my posts is listed by date, newest post first.

This site makes it easy to contact me, so please, make use of it. Hearing from readers is the entire point of this site. Your comments on articles are very important to me and my readers, so please don’t be shy.

Please share your ideas if there is any information or a particular subject you would like to see on this site. How can I help you?

You are my guest here. I am honored you have taken this moment to be here. Thank you a thousand times over.

SciFiChat Program: Sept. 21, 2012 Topic

On September 12, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, The #SciFiChat on Twitter is happy to receive James Kahn as our guest. The topic will be Star Trek: Voyager. James Kahn is the author of Return of the Jedi, Indiana … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat transcript: Sept. 14, 2012

Each Friday, I moderate #SciFiChat, a Twitterchat covering various topics about speculative fiction, including science fiction, fantasy, horror, and urban fantasy. The chat looks at books, television programs, movies, comics, role-playing games and video games. I have often been asked … Please enjoy the full article