Espiren"1. Does Enspiren Pay Advances? Enspiren is not in a position to advance loans against royalties to authors. However, this frees the author from any legal obligation to repay the loan."
Dog Ear Press
"Wordclay is a secondary competitor to Lulu. Both Wordclay and other 'online printer companies' provide just about the exact same services at the same price. Wordclay is primarily a book printer - to take advantage of the value WordClay offers, you'll need to have performed ALL teh tasks needed to produce a real book."
p.s. Samhain has reopened to general submission.
As I am in a hotel post-free-wine-work-mixer function I probably should risk saying any more right now as the appropriateness filters are even lower than usual when soaked in Merlot....