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Long Island Comic Book Expo returns to Melville – Newsday

‘Tis the season for readin’ comics as the Long Island Comic Book Expo makes its triumphant return to Hilton Long Island/Huntington in Melville on Saturday and Sunday.

“It took three years, but we’re back,” says event organizer Greg Aiossa. “Comic books are at the forefront of pop culture now. All the most popular movies have superheroes, therefore it creates this massive fandom.”

The two-day affair is focused on family-friendly fun that includes character co…….

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Local Beacon Hill Authors Connect – Beacon Hill Times

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Three local authors convened to discuss their works, and to support each other by sharing helpful information and the challenges that all new writers face. Writing a book is hard, finding a publisher is harder, finding a bookstore to carry your book is harder still, and finding an individual who would love your story enough to purchase it is left to self-promotion, networking door to door and the fates.

Each of the authors brought their books to be…….

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CASUAL COUNTRY: Likely, a perfect place for writers – Williams Lake Tribune – Williams Lake Tribune

Likely residents Deanna MacBurney, left, Beverly Fox and Eleanor Cooper share of love for writing. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo – Casual Country)Eleanor Hansen moved to Likely on Aug. 6, 2021 and loves the community. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo – Williams Lake Tribune)Beverly Fox has lived in Quesnel since 2018. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo – Williams Lake Tribune)Deanna MacBurney moved to Likely in 1967 with her parents and has had a home in the community ever since. (Monica Lamb-Yorski ph…….

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Your Tuesday Briefing: Russia’s Retaliatory Strikes on Ukraine – The New York Times

North Korea broke its silence after a barrage of missile tests on Monday, claiming that it fired a nuclear-capable short-range ballistic missile from an underwater silo. The country has launched 12 missiles in the past two weeks, including one that flew over Japan.

North Korean media said one of the recent tests was a rehearsal for firing nuclea…….

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People Can Fly to self-publish next game as Take-Two seeks to end partnership – Shacknews

As Take-Two Interactive seemingly moves to pull out of publishing People Can Fly’s Project Dagger, the Polish studio will pivot to publish the game itself.

Interesting news has come out of People Can Fly this morning. The Bulletstorm and Outriders development seems to be losing a publisher on one of its upcoming games. People Can Fly had been working for around two years on development of Project Dagger with Take-Two Interactive set to publish …….

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Are you trying to be a published author? Here is what you need to know – Observer

Hi readers! My name is Hannah Soukup, I’m a second-year dual credit student at Elgin Community College, and I’m a young author trying to make a difference in the writing industry. 

As someone who struggles with mental health, I decided to write and publish a book telling the story of a young girl with the same issues. As a sexual abuse survivor and someone who struggled with a dangerous eating disorder, I wanted to spread awareness to these issues as they typically go unnoticed. …….

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MindStir Media 2022 REVIEW: The Best Self-Publishing Company? – Critical Hit

It’s not easy for authors to get their works published sometimes, but MindStir Media was created to make things really simple for them, and allow authors at any level of experience to see their work published.

In our review, we’re going to look at MindStir Media and what they offer, giving you our assessment of their value.

What Does MindStir Media Offer?

The company has a unique business model that is designed to work for writ…….

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To self-publish or work with a publisher? Figure out what’s best for your game with the help of experts at Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki! – Pocket Gamer.Biz

Between all the intricacies of publishing, self-publishing and more, how exactly do you find the best ways to get your game to market? We’ve got all the advice you need for you to make the best decision for your game at Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki!

Pocket Gamer Connects events are renowned for securing the greatest ROI in both networking opportunities and insights learned. You can look forward to inspiration for getting your game to market from experts at the cutting edge of the …….

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Want to write a book? Experienced authors share the perks and pitfalls of self-publishing – MarketWatch

Cindy Kibbe, writing under her pen name C.K. Donnelly, is the author of “The Kinderra Series,” an award-winning set of young adult fantasy novels. Like many authors, she self-publishes her work — in her case after she received more than 100 rejections from traditional publishers.

It is increasingly common for authors to publish their own work, thanks to technology that enables them to print as few as single copies only after receiving an order — and payment. Sales of se…….