We have submitted the manuscript to Book Baby

Bring on the gin!

(No, seriously. Bring on the gin. We’re a bundle of nerves, here.)

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Font Purgatory

After weeks of uncertainty, it seems like we have finally the electronic formatting handled. Which brings us to the subject of the book cover, which it seems will be strictly DIY.

About the only thing we do know is what we’ll use for the cover image (all will be revealed, and hopefully soon). But typsetting, font(s), character spacing(s), color(s) of the letters … you know, all of that nitpicky stuff we really ought to leave to the professionals? I suppose every release has a budget, and we’re directing ours towards the steak, not the sizzle.

The picture below is the perfect summation of my morning. And it’s every bit as depressing as it looks: