All you seem to hear about lately is how different Independent authors are verses Traditional published authors. We've done some research and ran across some interesting findings that are sure to shock you!
In the big bad world of publishing, we might all be more similar than we know...
What you should grasp from this article is that the writing community is a lot more close knit than they appear. Even though we might come from different backgrounds and publishing companies doesn't mean that we're that much different. Take this information and apply it to your life. The next time you as a traditionally published authors snub your nose at a independent author, remember that their struggle is just as hard as yours, and vice versa. We're in this struggle together!
Being an author isn't the most lucrative gig nor will most of us who indulge in this craft live the lifestyle of the rich and famous. But no matter what walk of life you come from, if you indulge in this guilty pleasure, you do it because its a deep instilled passion in you. Try to remember that we are in this struggle together!