The Fault in our Stats

Posted On May 25 2014 by

Writerbud Cynthia Ruchti wrote a post on Novel Rocket this morning call Seeing Ripples. I’m willing to bet she whipped that up at the last minute last night because, by her own admission, she was called out to go fishing in the middle of writing. Sometimes those are the best posts. As was the case here. As writers, we’re told to build our platforms, gather a fan base. Stay active on facebook, twitter, ham radio, and wherever else a potential reader might hang out. I’ve been asked by agents how many followers I have. They want the stats. We’re a …