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The Writer’s Journey

TWJ 1.31: “Author World Building and Collaboration” with Kevin J. Anderson

June 13, 2019

Episode 1.31 – Recorded 06.13.2019 – “Author WorldBuilding, Collaborating, and Professionalism” with Kevin J. Anderson. With over 165 novels published and 23 million copies sold, Kevin J. Anderson is no stranger to the publishing industry. Tonight he joins us to talk about his Million Dollar Writing series and unpack the topics of how to build […]

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TWJ 1.30: “Building Your Book Production Team” with Martha Carr

June 6, 2019

Episode 1.30 – Recorded 06.06.2019 – “Building Your Book Production Team” with Martha Carr. Need to find the right editor? A cover designer, blurb writer, and/or book formatter? We got you. Editor-turned-bestselling-author Martha Carr joins us to talk about assembling your book production dream team.

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TWJ 1.29: “Revising First Draft Nightmares” with Ellen Campbell and William Tyler Davis

May 30, 2019

Episode 1.29 – Recorded 05.30.2019 – “Revising First Draft Nightmares” with Ellen Campbell and William Tyler Davis. So you got your manuscript back from the editor and it’s been cut to shreds. What do you do? First off, don’t panic. You’ve got this. Second, take a listen to this podcast. Veteran editor Ellen Campbell walks […]

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TWJ 1.28: “Avoiding Publishing Scams” with Writer Beware’s Richard C. White

May 23, 2019

Episode 1.28 – Recorded 05.23.2019 – “Avoiding Publishing Scams” with Writer Beware’s Richard C. White. Publishing your book can be an uncertain game, but when you don’t know what the rules and who the players are, it can be even more confusing. Author Richard White of Writer Beware joins us to talk about small presses, […]

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TWJ 1.27: Answering Author Business Questions with Joe Solari

May 16, 2019

Episode 1.27 – Recorded 05.16.2019 – “Answering Author Business Questions” with Joe Solari. Should self-publishing authors set up an LLC? How do authors manage cash flow? What about health insurance? How do we set up direct sales? We tackle these questions and more on this episode of The Writer’s Journey.

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TWJ 1.26: Authors, Freelancers, & Taxes with Chris Morris, CPA

May 9, 2019

Episode 1.26 – Recorded 05.09.2019 – “Authors, Freelancers, & Taxes” with Chris Morris, CPA. Whether you are an author or a freelancer, you know how important (and often confusing) today’s topic is. Chris Morris is a CPA who regularly provides tax services for authors, illustrators, and artists. He knows the self-publishing author’s struggles first-hand as […]

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TWJ 1.25: Writing Multiple Books at the Same Time with Josh Hayes & Rhett C. Bruno

May 2, 2019

Episode 1.25 – Recorded 05.02.2019 – “Writing Multiple Books at the Same Time” with Josh Hayes & Rhett C. Bruno. Wow! You’re finding yourself writing not one manuscript, but two or three or more…. How do you do it? Meet Josh Hayes, a man of many hats and writer of many books, and Rhett C. […]

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TWJ 1.24: The Business of Writing with Michael Anderle

April 25, 2019

Episode 1.24 – Recorded 04.25.2019 – “The Business of Writing” with Michael Anderle. So you’ve decided you want to write a book, a product that you want to sell to consumers. Does that make you a business? Yes, yes it does. What all does that entail, and how can approaching your writing as a business […]

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TWJ 1.23: Selling Your Debut Novel with Brian Mansur and Aethon Books.

April 18, 2019

Episode 1.23 – Recorded 04.18.2019 – “Selling Your Debut Novel” with Brian Mansur and Aethon Books. Sign up for Brian Mansur’s newsletter at his website: brianmansur.wordpress.com. Visit Aethon Books at https://www.aethonbooks.com/.

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TWJ 1.22: “The Indie Author’s Essential Marketing Tips” with Mal Cooper

April 13, 2019

Episode 1.22 – “The Indie Author’s Essential Marketing Tips” with Mal Cooper. In all of his cosmic cosplay glory, Mal Cooper returns to the show to lay out a marketing game plan for new authors and authors who have been in it for a while. Learn all of his tips and strategies, including when and […]

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