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Wordclay. Obtaining an ISBN for Your Self-Published Book. If you look at any commercially available book, the back cover lists the book's International Standard Book Number (ISBN) and barcode, along with the book's price.

Obtaining an ISBN for Your Self-Published Book

Any book that's sold anywhere in the world must have a unique ISBN. An ISBN: What it is and why your book needs one The ISBN system is an internationally recognized book identification system that's been in use since 1970. An ISBN is used for a variety of purposes, including inventory control; sales tracking; and order processing by booksellers, wholesalers, distributors, libraries, and universities. in January 2007, the ISBN became 13 digits long (it has been 10 digits long since 1970), divided into parts of variable length, with each part separated by a hyphen.

Some books have similar titles, or the same book may have multiple editions published over several years. The five parts of an ISBN-13 offer the following information: Download the free guide Guidelines for the Implementation of 13-Digit ISBNs. . • Mail: R.R. Blog e-form. How to Self-Publish a Book. Top 100 Tutorials of 2010. How To Make Candy Cane Candlesticks. A bunch of you have asked for the how to on the candy cane candle holders, I am so glad you liked them!

How To Make Candy Cane Candlesticks

You never know if you are the only one that thinks something is cute, you know? They are super easy to make. We’re talking fifteen minutes for two. They are super inexpensive too, costing about $1.50 each. Let’s get to it: Supplies to make two: 20 candy canes2 taper candleshot glue gunscissors I started by cutting off the plastic wrapper on just the two ends of the candy cane, leaving the remaining wrapper in tact. Next I took the wrapper off, leaving about six inches on the bottom. Then run a thin strip of glue along the candy cane and press onto the candle, with the hook on the bottom. Continue gluing the canes on, trying to keep the same angle of placement, and the base of the hooks at the same level. I do think they look cutest with a little bow tied on, but I only had enough ribbon to squeak out one bow, yet another trip to the craft store…dang it. So there you have it!

Watercolor Painting Free lessons and tutorials, Step-by-step paintings, techniques, hints and tips. Teacher's Toolbox: Learning How To Draw. How to draw guide - learn how to draw. How To Draw. Survival Topics - Your Online Survival Kit. 10 Skills Every Survivalist Should Learn. Healing herbs reference database. Synonym Finder » Find synonyms, antonyms & definition for (almost) any word. 201 Ways to Arouse Your Creativity. Arouse your creativity Electric flesh-arrows … traversing the body.

201 Ways to Arouse Your Creativity

A rainbow of color strikes the eyelids. A foam of music falls over the ears. It is the gong of the orgasm. ~ Anais Nin Creativity is like sex. I know, I know. The people I speak of are writers. Below, I’ve exposed some of their secret tips, methods, and techniques. Now, lie back, relax and take pleasure in these 201 provocative ways to arouse your creativity. Great hacks from Merlin Mann of 43 Folders. Ambiguous Words. 50 Strategies For Making Yourself Work. Written by Jerry Oltion Copyright © 2001 by Jerry Oltion Work avoidance is one of the major paradoxes of the writing profession.

50 Strategies For Making Yourself Work

Generally, writers want to write (or want to have written), but all too often we find ourselves doing anything else but. We’ll mow lawns, do the dishes, polish silverware–anything to keep from facing the blank page. At the same time we know we eventually have to get to work, so we come up with all sorts of strategies for forcing ourselves to the keyboard. Sometimes a single strategy works beautifully for an entire writer’s career (for instance: for over 40 years Fred Pohl wrote four pages a day no matter what, after which he was free to polish all the silverware he wanted), but in my own case I’ve discovered that any particular strategy only works for a couple of months before I learn to subvert it. Set a quota of pages written per day. Fifty (50!) Tools which can help you in Writing. Cure writer's block with writing prompts - writing tips character name generator.


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