Sherbert Jellybabies, always the shameless self-promoter, asked me to thank people here as well…
Well, that’s it. My first book is finally published.
I picked a hell of a year to release my first book and it has been a strange and treacherous journey. It’s been extremely difficult to stay focussed and positive at times.
Everything seems so daunting and impossible when it’s like that. You start to think the universe is conspiring against you. There never seems to be enough time. As with so many things, persistence is everything. It brings to mind the words of an old IBM trainer twenty years ago:
“How do you eat an elephant?”
“You chop it up into lots of little pieces, and you eat them one by one.”
Well I can attest that this is definitely the case with self-publishing. It’s mesmerising at the outset. You know there’s a lot to learn, but you don’t know where to start. It comes down to slowly accumulating lots…
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