Interview

Episode 261 – How to Write Brilliant Beginnings with S.W. Millar

Mark interviews S.W. Millar about his new book - How to Write Brilliant Beginnings: Crafting Your Novel’s Opening Chapters Made Easy. Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a brief personal update, comments from recent episodes, and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work distributed… Continue reading Episode 261 – How to Write Brilliant Beginnings with S.W. Millar

Interview

Episode 260 – Mood, Atmosphere, and Worldbuilding with Joshua Essoe

Mark interviews editor Joshua Essoe about the elements of atmosphere, mood, and world-building. Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a personal update, comments from recent episodes, and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work distributed to retailers and library systems around the world at… Continue reading Episode 260 – Mood, Atmosphere, and Worldbuilding with Joshua Essoe

Solo

Episode 259 – Do You Hear What I Hear? The Sound of Opportunity

In this solo episode where Mark shares some examples of ways that authors can leverage some of the audio and audiobook options available to them. Prior to the main segment and clips, Mark shares a personal update, comments from recent episodes, and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you… Continue reading Episode 259 – Do You Hear What I Hear? The Sound of Opportunity

Clips/Highlights

Episode 258 – June 2022 Reflective Hangout Highlights

This week's episode is a series of highlighted clips from the nearly 3 hours of Reflective Hangout sessions that took place in June 2022 with Mark and a few patrons of the podcast: Katie CrossMatty DalrympleRoland DenzelKathy Mac Prior to the main segment and clips, Mark shares a word about this episode's sponsor. You can… Continue reading Episode 258 – June 2022 Reflective Hangout Highlights

Interview

Episode 257 – Naima Simone on Writing with Heart, Humor, and Heat

Mark interviews USA Today Bestselling author Naima Simone about writing sizzling romances with heart, a touch of humor and snark. Prior to the interview, Mark shares a personal update, reads recent comments, and shares a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work distributed to retailers and… Continue reading Episode 257 – Naima Simone on Writing with Heart, Humor, and Heat