If I go back to when I first started writing in 2012 I didn't know squat about publishing, never mind needing lessons in grammar, and the person's voice. Like many others out there I tried traditional publishing. You remember the first publisher of Fifty Shades? It was an Australian Publisher - Yeah I tried them … Continue reading My Journey into Creating a Publishing Company…Part One
Thank you to Julie Blake for the idea for this blog with her comment on Facebook where it was suggested her books in American English, grammar etc. English and Grammar can be a nightmare for many authors today, especially in the Independent Author world. Even the words in the above image can be added to:- … Continue reading World Editors…The English Language and Grammar of the World Today!
The Plaisted surname has an exceptionally interesting history. It isn't a made up name. It certainly doesn't mean playground or arena like many websites suggest. Plaisted was originally Du Plessis - which is a name still used today. There are now over 25 spelling variations of this surname. My husbands branch went to England from … Continue reading Business History – Plaisted Publishing House Logo