Createspace’s Cover Generator is Totally Broken

Createspace’s Cover Generator is Totally Broken

According to Createspace’s submission requirements, To calculate the spine width of your book, White paper: multiply page count by 0.002252 Cream paper: multiply page count by 0.0025 So, for the 230 page cream book I’m working on, my calculator says the spine width should be 0.575″. That’s also what Createspace is...

Get your head out of your ass and do something positive

Get your head out of your ass and do something positive

Hey there, sunshine! 🌞 So, I get it. Life has its moments where everything seems to go wrong, like a pair of jeans shrinking right before a big date, or when your favorite coffee shop runs out of almond milk. In these moments, it can be super tempting to just sulk, rant, or wallow in

To Audiobook or Not to Audiobook? Let the numbers decide.

To Audiobook or Not to Audiobook? Let the numbers decide.

I’ve been semi-curious about audiobooks for some time. Do people really listen to them? Will they help your print and ebook sales? Will you make any extra money? But I’ve been too busy to give them much attention. Recently however, Matt Stone (of archangel ink) offered to help me out and make one for Book