Class1, via email
Facilitator: Kara L.C. Jones
We're empowering you to
take action today, get
your writings out into
the world! This one on
one workshop is offered
to answer all your questions
about the self publishing
industry. Topic cover everything
from layout and book cover,
to print-on-demand and
copyrights, from ISBN to
you sent on self publishing
was absolutely incredible...$40
- it's truly worth
more than that...I did
a thorough search of the
internet and just couldn't
find the answers [before
taking this class] - and
you answered questions
I didn't even know to
have, yet. It was amazing."
Founder of Dakota House Journal
Following questions are answered at the beginning of the week:
- How do you get a book cover done?
- How does text layout work?
- What about the back cover of the book?
- How do you get an ISBN, Library of Congress Number, Copyright?
- How do you translate cover and text layout into a book volume?
- What happens when the books are done?
- How do you handle distribution?
- How do you handle marketing?
- How can you handle eSales?
- What other reference books are available?
Then students have several
days to take in all the
above information and
come back with questions
of their own. Questions
can be to get further detail
about the above or questions
about subjects outside
what is initially covered.
Facilitator will answer
questions within 24 to
48 hours. Again students
have a day or two to follow
up with more questions.
Upon completion of the
class, a certificate will
be sent you to mark your
Kara L.C. Jones is a poet and artist
living in the Seattle area. She has
been widely published in literary
journals all over the world. Because
she would not submit her grief-writings
about the loss of her son to an outside
publisher, she and her husband Hawk
started KotaPress in 1999 as an outreach
to other grieving parents, as a place
where verse is healing therapy, as
a safe space for grieving through
your art. She has been facilitating
workshops for 7 years including Creative
Writing, Poetry Workshop, Self Publishing
Made Easy, Expanding Poetry, and BodyWrites!,
all of which have been offered in
various areas around the U.S. and
in settings such as the Washington
State Poets Conferences and MISS Foundation