Farewall Authonomy

Last week an announcement was made that the popular Harper Collins website for aspiring and upcoming authors – Authonomy – will be closing it’s doors and waving goodbye to thousands of hopeful members. Authonomy began in 2008 and I, yet another aspiring author back in…

The Authonomy Experience

In January 2010 my book,’ The Last Gift’ was featured on Authonomy, (a popular site designed by the major publishing house Harper Collins to flush out new and talented authors.) The strategy behind this site was to allow authors to feature chapters of their books on the site to…

Is Authonomy just a Con-omy?

2020 UPDATE TO POST – Authonomy no longer exists as a platform for undiscovered authors. Check out the following page to read what happened and why! https://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/aug/20/authonomy-writing-community-closed-by-harpercollins I joined this promising site as it appeared to offer a wealth of support and promise to the…