If you ask yourself why should I share someone else’s work? Then counter that with a why should someone share yours.
If you say you’re too busy to read someone else’s work, then expect the same response when it comes to your story.
Shouldn’t the Tome share and promote my work? I do. The best form of promotion is word of mouth, and taking time to share other stories will only help encourage word of mouth.
I hosted the impromptu Horror Olympics in an effort to bank off some trends, and not only did it work, it was a bit different and fun.
We are a community in that whenever someone shares your story, it helps drive traffic to it. I’m not a huge believer in karma, but it seems that a share often leads someone to in turn share your story.