Independent and hybrid authors face muddy waters when it comes to distribution choices, crowdfunding possibilities, and how to get our work into the hands of readers. How does the money flow in, and then how do we wisely re-invest in marketing and promotion to find our readers? This professional development session will help you understand and navigate the various income stream possibilities as you dip your oar into independent publishing.


Sherry D. Ramsey is a speculative fiction writer, editor, publisher, creativity addict and self-confessed internet geek. When she's not writing, she makes jewelry, gardens, hones her creative procrastination skills on social media, and consumes far more coffee and chocolate than is likely good for her. Sherry writes for both adults and younger readers, and two of her books have been Amazon category bestsellers. She is a member of the WFNS Writer’s Council, and is also a past Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer of SF Canada, Canada's national association for Speculative Fiction Professionals. She keeps a website at

CBU Cooperative Study Club, New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation, 37 Nepean Street, Sydney
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Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm