Over on Quora, an anonymous reader asked me to answer the question, “How should I go about starting a small, independent press?“
This question was asked by someone who was already publishing his or her own work, but who was considering expanding beyond that to publishing others’ books.
This got me thinking. Thinking a lot. Probably way more than the poster wanted. If you don’t want to read all of what I came up with, the TL;DR version is down at the bottom.
Here’s what I had to say: