August 19 Meeting – How to Become an Indie Author and The Steps You Need to Take

We will have a special guest speaker at the August 19th meeting: Victoria M. Patton. She will talk about “How to Become an Indie Author and the Steps You Need to Take.”

Patton will do a quick overview and have some handouts that will have resources. She will give some marketing pointers and will offer advice on how the KWA members can set themselves up as a self-published author that will help set up the marketing aspect. And she will be happy to answer any questions.

Contact information for Victoria M. Patton:

Website –

Facebook – @victoriampattonauthor

Instagram – @victoriampatton

November 19 Meeting – Self-Publishing

booksThis month’s program will focus on Self-Publishing. If you’re curious about the various types of Indie publishing, this will be a valuable session for you. Even if you’re NOT quite ready to publish something on your own, you won’t want to miss this.

Starla, aka Handout Queen, will have…handouts. The information distributed and discussed will have to do with (1) the basic steps in self-publishing, (2) tye types of self-publishing, (3) distributors, and (4) a comparison of some of the key players in POD (Print On Demand) publishing.

Come prepared to share your experiences in Self-Publishing. Come with questions that we will do our best to answer. Come to learn.

Other items to be discussed at the meeting:

  • Election of board officers for 2017
  • Details about the December holiday party
  • Most requested program topics for 2017