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Part of the [Fight
Card] appeal was the new publishing paradigm Mel and I had established … Fight
Card was not a publishing company, but something different – an author’s
Using the shared open
pseudonym of Jack Tunney (to maintain series cohesiveness on Amazon) for the
e-books, and the author’s own name for the cover of the paperback versions (via
CreateSpace), each author would launch the books from their own individual KDP
platform. This ensures the royalties from
each Fight Card title go directly to each individual writer – not to a company.
In return, each writer
brings back to the cooperative whatever skills they can offer – cover art,
editing, blurb writing, website design and maintenance, publicity contacts,
podcasting, e-formatting, blog tours, advertising, creation of our free
quarterly Fight Fictioneers Magazine, social networking, etc. – all as part of
the Fight Card team. Fight Card became, first and foremost, a dynamic for the
writers and of the writers.
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