Caryn Thurman • May 26th, 2005
I'm sure many of us feel starved in a way, but LitKicks member Nole Knapek
"Who is the best example of a 'starving artist'? I am undergoing the transition into this category. I have an unpublished novel that I'm going to take ... make copies of it at Kinko's, or wherever, and travel around the US distributing it for donations. Has anyone ever tried this before? If so, or if you have an opinion, please give me feedback."
Whether you're just thinking of shopping your work around, or if you've already self-published (a novel, a chapbook, a zine, etc.), what has your experience been with getting your work recognized and distributed? Any and all tips, anecdotes and even horror stories are welcome here ...