Dean Wesley Smith

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Dean Wesley Smith


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Edward Taft
Dee W. Schofield
D.W. Smith
Sandy Schofield
Kathryn Wesley

Dean Wesley Smith is the bestselling author of over ninety novels under many names and well over 100 published short stories. He has over eight million copies of his books in print and has books published in nine different countries. He has written many original novels in science fiction, fantasy, mystery, thriller, and romance as well as books for television, movies, games, and comics. He is also known for writing quality work very quickly and has written a large number of novels as a ghost writer or under house names.

With Kristine Kathryn Rusch, he is the coauthor of The Tenth Planet trilogy and The 10th Kingdom. The following is a list of novels under the D
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Only Talking Valuation…

Not What You Do With It…

I was not talking estates, or taxes, or Thor Power Tools… (Don’t ask.)

You need to at least begin to understand valuation before you get to estates, taxes, or selling your catalog of copyright.

So I was only talking about some basics of valuation. What you do with the valuation is up to you.

SOME POINTS…

All catalogs, no matter the size, will have a valuation. I know early stag

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Published on January 26, 2023 23:55
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“Yeah, I know what your English Professor tried to tell you. But if your English Professor could make a living writing fiction, they would have been doing it.”
Dean Wesley Smith

“I believe that a writer is a person who writes. An author is a person who has written.”
Dean Wesley Smith

“When I have a chapter finished, I jot down who the viewpoint characters are, what they are wearing, what happened in the chapter. So as I go along, I outline each book as I write it. I never outline ahead of the writing, but after the writing is done. That keeps the creative side of my brain in control of the writing.”
Dean Wesley Smith, Writing into the Dark: How to Write a Novel without an Outline

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