How It Feels to Be Self-Published Me
I remember the moment I went from being an admired, multi-award-winning debut picture book author to a largely unknown, ignored, and even pitied self-published author. In 1928 Zora Neale Hurston published a provocative essay, "How It Feels to Be Colored Me."
Self-pub to Increase Diversity...But Does It Work?
She points out that reviews and awards shut out indie authors. This needs to change so that diverse voices can be heard!