5 Great Quotations about Self-Publishing

“Self-publishing isn’t for authors who couldn’t be published. It’s for authors who could.” – Roz Morris

“There are as many ways to self-publish as there are to skin a cat. Thankfully, self-publishing isn’t as messy – and you don’t have to catch a cat first.” – Donna Joy Usher

“Publication is a marathon, not a sprint. Writing the book is only the start.” – Jo Linsdell

“If you aren’t in the top 1%, self-publishing is your only option. If you are in the top 1%, self-publishing is your best option. There is no case where I recommend someone BEGIN their writing career with a query letter. None.” – High Howey

“Life is too short to wait for someone else’s publishing schedule.” – L.J. Sellers


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.