Ebooks and the royalty statement part II

I posted a bit about my royalty statement and the impact of ebooks on royalties last quarter.   I thought I’d revisit it this quarter.  This isn’t a deep dive of any kind, just a few data points.

First, while I can’t give exact numbers for this quarter (or any particular quarter), typical quarterly sales of my backlist amount to 6,500 to 9,000 units in the aggregate (excluding from the data: (a) all anthologies, which throw … Read the rest


Agent news – Bob Mecoy

I announced this on Twitter/Facebook yesterday, but for those who may not keep current with Kempland via those venues, I’ll also announce it here.

I’ve signed with literary agent Bob Mecoy to represent my work going forward.  In the near term, Bob will be pitching my sword and sorcery novel to  publishers.

I’ve known Bob for over a year.  He and I have conversed via email and phone many times and two things about him … Read the rest