When you have a book you want to publish, whether it’s already finished or just an idea, you have to decide if you will go the traditional publishing route or try self-publishing your book instead. There are pros and cons that go with each choice, and it’s important to consider them carefully. Self-publishing a book […]

Some of the best and most famous poets had no formal training. Emily Dickenson. William Shakespeare. Maya Angelou. So if you don’t hold a master’s degree in fine arts, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t think about self-publishing a poetry book. Izzard Ink has helped many budding poets realize their dreams of seeing their book of […]

When you have a book idea, you may internally debate which is better — self-publishing vs. traditional publishing — before you decide what route to take. Here at Izzard Ink, we have been in the self-publishing business for close to 10 years, and our authors trust our experience and expertise. Self-Publishing Gives Authors More Control […]

Posted on April 27, 2021

What is a Developmental Edit?

Are you unsure where to begin your editing process? There are many different kinds of editing, and different books will call for different editing processes, but they always need to be done in the right order and approached in the right way. It’s important to understand where developmental editing fits into the rest of the […]

If you’re thinking of self-publishing a young adult fiction book, you may feel slightly intimidated by some of the amazing titles already out there: The Fault in Our Stars, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, A Wrinkle in Time, The Hunger Games. At Izzard Ink, our advice to you is to not focus too much […]