The marathon of writing is only the first third of a book's triathlon: authoring + publishing + entrepreneuring.
Guy Kawasaki calls our unrivalled options today "artisan publishing". His new book (to be released December 10, 2012, click on the image to go to Amazon) is a practical coverage of your options in the age of self-publishing. Recommended.
See the book here.
Causes Anastasia Ashman Supports
Vipassana Meditation Instruction (dhamma.org) Ashoka Organization of Social Entrepreneurs (ashoka.org)