Interview

Episode 134 – Pitching Your Book To Different Media with Melissa Dalton Martinez

In this episode, Mark interviews Melissa Dalton Martinez, a publishing industry PR and marketing manager, marketing consultant, and media professional. Prior to the interview, Mark shares comments from recent episodes, a word about this episode's sponsor (the awesome Patrons of this podcast), and a personal update. https://youtu.be/q4yvcNoXJfY Isolation Parody Songs In his personal update, Mark… Continue reading Episode 134 – Pitching Your Book To Different Media with Melissa Dalton Martinez

Solo

Episode 131 – Thanks for the Inspiration: Todd Anderson

In this solo "thanks for the inspiration" episode, Mark reflects on how Todd Anderson was an important colleague whose influence, mentorship, and leadership resulted in a critical shift in his career. Todd Anderson in front of an Espresso Book Machine at U of A Todd in Banff Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a… Continue reading Episode 131 – Thanks for the Inspiration: Todd Anderson

Interview

Episode 130 – Writing Through Change, Tragedy, & Trauma with Kevin J. Anderson

In this episode Mark interviews author Kevin J. Anderson about dictating his first drafts, about adapting to change in the publishing industry and about writing through personal tragedy, grief, and trauma. Kevin & Mark at Superstars Writing Seminars 2020 - Photo: Katie Curtis Prior to the interview, Mark shares a personal update and goes into… Continue reading Episode 130 – Writing Through Change, Tragedy, & Trauma with Kevin J. Anderson

Interview

Episode 127 – Consistency in Word Count & Publishing with Blaze Ward

In this episode, Mark has an in depth conversation with author Blaze Ward. Blaze Ward writes science fiction in multiple universes. He also writes odd bits of high fantasy with swords and orcs. In addition, he is the Editor and Publisher of Boundary Shock Quarterly Magazine and many other magazines and publishing projects. Prior to… Continue reading Episode 127 – Consistency in Word Count & Publishing with Blaze Ward

Interview

Episode 122 – Evan Gow on StoryOrigin

In this episode Mark interviews Evan Gow, founder of StoryOrigin, about the platform and the many tools and offerings it has for authors. Prior to the interview, Mark shares the two winners of the book TAKING THE SHORT TACK: Creating Income and Connecting with Readers Using Short Fiction written by Mark and Matty Dalrymple. One… Continue reading Episode 122 – Evan Gow on StoryOrigin