And they say poetry doesn’t pay

I tend to stay out of the tradpub vs. indiepub wars. Each model has its pros and cons for individual writers, so I’m of the mind to suggest you do what works for you. That may even change on a book by book model. I’ll just point out the article I wrote about B.C. poet Shane Koyczan’s Kickstarter for his new poetry collection, which earned him just over $91,000 — when he only asked for $15,000. (Note the article says $82,000, but the Kickstarter went on for a day after the article’s publication.)

About Peter Darbyshire (Roman)

Nothing to see here. Move along.

Posted on February 27, 2014, in The Writing Life. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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