Clips/Highlights

Episode 221 – Highlights from 20BooksVegas 2021

Mark shares three short audio excerpts from the November 2021 20BooksVegas conference. 20Books Vegas 2021 is by far the biggest and best of the 20Books shows (there have been ten so far). It is the biggest show in the world focused on self-publishing although there is something for every author, traditional or indie. The 20Books… Continue reading Episode 221 – Highlights from 20BooksVegas 2021

Interview

Episode 220 – Vikrant Shaurya of Bestsellingbook.com

Mark interviews Vikrant Shaurya, CEO and Founder of Bestsellingbook.com. Prior to the interview, Mark shares an extremely brief personal update with crappy audio from a Vegas hotel room 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… Continue reading Episode 220 – Vikrant Shaurya of Bestsellingbook.com

Interview

Episode 218 – John Gaspard on Business, Magic, and Writing

Mark interviews John Gaspard about his mystery novels, his decision to move from traditional publishing to indie publishing, and other behind the scenes business decisions about his life in writing. Prior to the interview, Mark shares comments from recent episodes, a brief personal update and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more… Continue reading Episode 218 – John Gaspard on Business, Magic, and Writing

Interview

Episode 212 – A Conversation with Joanna Penn on Co-Authoring The Relaxed Author

Mark and Joanna Penn talk about collaborating on the writing and release of their co-authored book THE RELAXED AUTHOR: Take the Pressure Off Your Art and Enjoy the Creative Journey. Prior to the main content, Mark shares comments from a recent episode, thanks Patrons and offers a few words about this episode's sponsor. This episode… Continue reading Episode 212 – A Conversation with Joanna Penn on Co-Authoring The Relaxed Author

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Episode 203 – A Rant on Unprofessional Author Behavior

Mark shares a rant about a particular thing he noticed continues to happen related to authors looking for promotional opportunities. Prior to the main content, Mark talks about how this episode was born from content originally sent to patrons of the podcast who responded to his slightly rawer rant on the same topic. For that… Continue reading Episode 203 – A Rant on Unprofessional Author Behavior