There’s so much more to books than just an author’s words, and Jason’s dream to be a cover model is certainly an inspirational tale. As self-publishing grows in popularity, there are a lot of opportunities to break into the industry — if you’re willing to work hard enough.
A walk through a bookstore changed Jason Aaron Baca’s life forever. He had clocked a decade’s worth of experience as a clothing and ad model, but a chance sighting of a romance novel had Baca dreaming big.
“I looked at the book cover, pictured myself on that cover, then looked around at all the other people in the store. I thought to myself, ‘these people don’t realize someone in this bookstore just had a life-changing moment,’ ” Baca remembers. Continue reading