You've decided to self publish a book. How do you know how to pick a profitable genre? Is it simply choosing something that's hot like romance, or do you go with what you know?
Are short stories popular with readers? It's a good question, and one that I'll attempt to answer in this short article.
A good way to make a living writing short fiction is to write a series. Many readers don't like buying one story on its own, so bundling a linked set, means you can make an easier sale.
I wasn't so sure about the King Arthur Battle Action Castle from Mega Bloks when I first saw it because it looked a bit rickety and cheap. But it actually looks really great when it is set up. I think most kids that are into building or castles and...