Self Published author Shellie Palmer set out on her writing journey in 2013 with her then first book, a compilation of poetry and testimonials which takes readers into her story of life, disability, depression anxiety and truth. The Poetry Diaries had a rough start with mixed reviews. It eventually was recognized for its purpose to… Continue reading The Poetry Diaries Remastered Brings New Light To The Original
Self publishing does come with some rules and instructions. It is important how dedicated and determined you are to self publish.
My writing is quite different than other works I've read. It is me bearing my heart and soul leaving nothing out. I'm an open book to an extent that is. I write what I'm feeling how I'm feeling at a given moment. It is in testimony and poetry format, and in ways of my spirituality without being preachy.
Coming from the stand point of self publishing I've learned quite a bit since I began my self publishing journey in 2013. I was green about the process yet willing to do the work as self publishing requires to market and promote your own body of work. Traditional publishing the person or persons have a marketing, promotional team, an agent, editor, the works. Self publishing is all your own, however there are self publishing services to help guide you through the process.
A little more than 20 years ago I began to write daily in several journal books, spiral note books full of poetry as to regular note books full of testimonies/my own thoughts on life generally speaking. Up till 2011 all of those writings combined from those journal, spiral and note books began creating a full… Continue reading The Journey Collection About The Book Series