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Episode 244 – Rambling Reflections

A rambling reflection episode that talks about writing fast and slow, writing with passion, worrying over reviews, and marketing, and Mark's "Pineapple on Pizza Principle." Prior to the main content, Mark welcomes new patron S.W. Millar, reads a few comments, shares a personal update, and a word from this episode's sponsor. You can learn more… Continue reading Episode 244 – Rambling Reflections

Interview

Episode 243 – Creating Nurturing Email Welcome Sequences with Holly Darling

In this episode, Mark interviews Holly Darling, an author and email marketing consultant. Prior to the main content, Mark welcomes new Patron Holger Nils Pohl, shares a brief personal update, 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… Continue reading Episode 243 – Creating Nurturing Email Welcome Sequences with Holly Darling

Interview

Episode 242 – Helping Others Share Important Stories with Kim Lengling

An interview with Kim Lengling, author, writer, and host of Let Fear Bounce podcast and the Write Stuff, the author's voice TV Show. Prior to the main content, Mark shares comments from recent episodes, a personal update, and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work… Continue reading Episode 242 – Helping Others Share Important Stories with Kim Lengling

Bonus

Episode 241 – Indie Publishing Has a Creep Problem

It's time to stop pretending we're the exception. A reading, by the author (H. Claire Taylor) of her March 7, 2022 Medium article entitled: "Indie Publishing Has a Creepy Problem" Links of Interest: Claire Taylor's WebsiteIndie Publishing Has a Creep Problem (Original Article)Buy Mark a CoffeePatreon for Stark Reflections Claire Taylor is the founder and… Continue reading Episode 241 – Indie Publishing Has a Creep Problem

Interview

Episode 240 – Character, Story, and Industry Alignment with Clarie Taylor

Mark has a conversation with Claire Taylor, founder and owner of FFS Media, about her writing, about story alignment, and about a creep problem that exists in the indie publishing industry. Prior to the main content, Mark shares some randomly drawn prizes for three of his Patrons (two copies of a book on worldbuilding by… Continue reading Episode 240 – Character, Story, and Industry Alignment with Clarie Taylor