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Episode 39 – Professionalism

In this episode, Mark shares an early audio draft of the chapter on Professionalism for his forthcoming book The 7 P'S of Publishing Success which will be released under his "Stark Publishing Solutions" imprint by the end of Sept 2018. Prior to the audiobook excerpt, Mark shares a few personal updates which include: Attending NINC… Continue reading Episode 39 – Professionalism

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Episode 36 – It’s Not You, It’s Your Crappy Book Cover

In this solo episode, Mark talks about two specific examples from his own publishing experience, where having a crappy cover didn't help book sales. He walks through the back-story for the eBooks in question, his reasoning behind the initial crappy cover (which he didn't realize was crappy in the first place) as well as the… Continue reading Episode 36 – It’s Not You, It’s Your Crappy Book Cover

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Episode 25 – 10 Ways of Thinking Outside the Ad with Book Marketing Ideas

In this solo episode, Mark shares 10 Ways of Thinking Outside the Ad: Book Marketing ideas that appeal to your target audience. Before getting to the main content, Mark gives a bit of an update on how his Kobo Writing Life FREE first book in series is going two weeks out. You can find a… Continue reading Episode 25 – 10 Ways of Thinking Outside the Ad with Book Marketing Ideas

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Episode 24 – A Life in Storytelling Together with Laura and Daniel Martone

Mark interviews Laura and Daniel Martone, former residents of New Orleans who now travel the country in their mobile writing studio, a cozy RV dubbed Serenity. Together they write urban fantasy, post-apocalyptic, time travel, epic fantasy, and space opera novels. Prior to the interview, Mark shares an update of the full week's results of the… Continue reading Episode 24 – A Life in Storytelling Together with Laura and Daniel Martone

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Episode 23 – Accurate History for Authors with Danièle Cybulskie

In this episode, Mark interviews Danièle Cybulskie about how she translated her passion for The Middle Ages into featured articles at Medievalists.net that have reached more than half a million readers, has had her work as a subject matter specialist adopted for nine Ontario colleges, had created fun and informative books such as The Five-Minute… Continue reading Episode 23 – Accurate History for Authors with Danièle Cybulskie