Inside the April issue of “WIRED Magazine” there is an article detailing the current transformation of the book publishing industry. Technology has now made it possible for more authors than ever before to get their work published, and that’s great news for anyone who wants to tell their story. The WIRED article specifically stated: “At a time when a writer can post a novel online and watch the revenue pour in by direct deposit, the publishing industry’s skill at making books, selling them by hand to bookstores, and managing the distribution of the product threatens to become irrelevant” (P.80). Simply stated, if you have a good story to tell you might as well make it available as a digital download on the internet, or contract with a company online that will help you to self-publish it.
Everyone has a story to tell but some people have GREAT stories to tell. If you happen to be one of those people who’s lived a truly extraordinary life filled with incredible experiences, or if you just have a very vivid imagination, you should seriously consider publishing your story online. What better way to profit from all your experiences, both good and bad, as you take advantage of the opportunities created by this rapidly