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Episode 94 – Thanks for the Inspiration: Laurie Blake

Thanks for the Inspiration is a new type of show that will appear from time to time in the regular schedule. As writers, we often absorb elements from the world, the places, and the people around us. We observe, we ask questions, we speculative, we listen, we watch, we feel, and we write so much… Continue reading Episode 94 – Thanks for the Inspiration: Laurie Blake

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Episode 93 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything August 2019

Mark shares a slightly abridged audio version of the Draft2Digital "Ask Us Anything" Webinar which was held in the Draft2Digital offices in Oklahoma City on August 29, 2019. It featured Mark, Dan Wood, and Kevin Tumlinson. Screenshot from the Ask Us Anything webinar Prior to the chat, Mark shares the following: The winners of Craig… Continue reading Episode 93 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything August 2019

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Episode 92 – Strong Authors and the IP Legacies They Deserve with ML Buchman

Mark interviews M. L. "Matt" Buchman about his writing journey and the importance of ensuring that an author's legacy and earning potential can be maintained for 70 years after an author's death, which is the subject of his book: Estate Planning for Authors: Your Final Letter (and why you need to write it now). Estate… Continue reading Episode 92 – Strong Authors and the IP Legacies They Deserve with ML Buchman

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Episode 91 – Book-lover Stacey Kondla on Becoming a Literary Agent

In this episode, Mark interviews Stacey Kondla about her life as a book lover and about the recent transition into the role of literary agent. Prior to the interview, Mark announces the winners of David Wind's book The Indie Writer's Handbook via a random draw for comments on Episode 88. He also reads and reacts… Continue reading Episode 91 – Book-lover Stacey Kondla on Becoming a Literary Agent

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Episode 90 – Craig Martelle on Successful Indie Author Release Strategies

Mark interviews bestselling science-fiction author Craig Martelle about his journey into and through writing, the 20Booksto50K™ group and conferences, and his new book Successful Indie Author Release Strategies. Prior to the interview, Mark shares a personal update about his recent visit to Calgary, Alberta for the When Words Collide conference, where he sat on panels,… Continue reading Episode 90 – Craig Martelle on Successful Indie Author Release Strategies