Indie Author Struggles are REAL!

Author Virginia Johnson

Offering help? Don’t be greedy!

I have seen too many times on Facebook the lack of support from others that are fully capable of supporting a ‘new’ author. What does this mean? I am going to explain a few things that I have noticed.

First off – The indie community isn’t a group full of competition, it is a group of authors trying to work hard and achieve the same result. Sure, some are willing to help but they are also willing to charge you a small fortune for ‘help’. This is ridiculous, especially because they are asking for help.

I can’t begin to tell you how many times I have seen an author want to give up because they can’t afford an editor, formatter or cover designer. I understand that there is an income to be made, but if you offer your help to an author, don’t fuck them…

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