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Old 02-02-2013, 10:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Devon View Post
What about the readers?
In a world where Fifty Shades of Grey is one of the best-selling books of all time, I'm pretty cynical when it comes to judging the merit of your work by sales or readership. I mean, having a large fanbase is cool, but is not inherently indicative of quality. At least, not something I associate with the concept.

Besides, it has always been a dream/ambition of mine to walk into a local book store and see my own book on the shelves. It just doesn't seem like you'd get that kind of catharsis through self-publishing.
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