Interview

Episode 168 – Writing Your Way to Paradise with David Farland

In this episode Mark interviews David Farland, a New York Times bestselling and multi-award-winning author, who has written for major franchises such as Star Wars and The Mummy, and mentored dozens who have gone on to staggering literary success, including Brandon Mull, Brandon Sanderson, and Stephenie Meyer. Prior to the interview, Mark shares a personal… Continue reading Episode 168 – Writing Your Way to Paradise with David Farland

Interview

Episode 167 – Author, Author Give Me The News. Bookseller Insights with Laura Hayden

In this episode, Mark interviews author and bookseller Laura Hayden, who is the co-founder and owner of Author-Author an experimental retail bookshop that deals in online sales, special events, books for writers and books for authors. Prior to the interview, Mark shares a word from this episode's sponsor . . . You can learn more… Continue reading Episode 167 – Author, Author Give Me The News. Bookseller Insights with Laura Hayden

Interview

Episode 166 – Wording Around with Kathy Mac and Neomi Iancu Haliva

In this episode Mark interviews Poet and teacher Kathy Mac who lives in Fredericton NB, Canada and teaches creative writing at St. Thomas University along with one of her students, Neomi about a book project, Wording Around with Prose, and the course it originated from. Prior to the interview, Mark shares a word from this… Continue reading Episode 166 – Wording Around with Kathy Mac and Neomi Iancu Haliva

Solo

Episode 165 – Rude Awakenings from Sleeping Rough

In this special shorter episode of the podcast, Mark talks about a book that he has published via his Stark Publishing imprint written by a friend who found himself homeless in London, England. Mark shares the origin of the book and why he is publishing it, as well as some of the mechanics and logistics… Continue reading Episode 165 – Rude Awakenings from Sleeping Rough

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Episode 164 – Reflections on The Creative Penn Podcast Episode 517

This is a special "Reflections on Other Podcasts" style episode. Mark reflects on Episode 517 of The Creative Penn Podcast, where Joanna Penn interviews Holly Worton. The description from that episode, which is highly recommended that you listen to is this: How can you prevent self-doubt and fear from blocking your creative expression? What if… Continue reading Episode 164 – Reflections on The Creative Penn Podcast Episode 517