Interview

Episode 107 – Samantha M. Bailey, Woman on the Edge

Mark interviews Samantha M. Bailey about her debut thriller Woman on the Edge, about her lifelong writer journey, her relentless determination, and the patience, practice, and persistence that it took to get here. WOMAN ON THE EDGE Prior to the interview, Mark gives a brief personal update about his progress on NaNoWriMo and a trip… Continue reading Episode 107 – Samantha M. Bailey, Woman on the Edge

Solo

Episode 103 – 15 Takeaways from the WMG Publishing Business Master Class

In this episode, Mark shares 15 different quotes and ideas that inspired him during the Fall 2019 WMG Publishing Business Master Class workshop led by Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith in Las Vegas. Mark shares a very brief personal update, explaining that this episode was recorded in a less-than-ideal acoustic environment, his hotel… Continue reading Episode 103 – 15 Takeaways from the WMG Publishing Business Master Class

Solo

Episode 89 – Why You Can’t Have Mass Market POD Books

In this solo episode Mark explains why you can't have Mass Market POD books; how the very definition of the term makes it impossible. Prior to the main content, Mark shares a comment from Linda from the previous episode, with a reminder that there's a still a chance for those who comment on Episode 88… Continue reading Episode 89 – Why You Can’t Have Mass Market POD Books

Interview

Episode 85 – Annette Spratte on German Translations

In this episode Mark interviews Annette Spratte, a bilingual author living in Germany who has published books in various genres and languages, including a contemporary romance series self-published in English, a children‘s book series in German with three traditionally published books and two more scheduled for 2020. A historical romance will also be traditionally published… Continue reading Episode 85 – Annette Spratte on German Translations

Interview

Episode 83 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 2 (of 2)

In this episode Mark shares the second half of a Draft2Digital "Ask Us Anything" Live Chat that was recorded on Thursday June 27, 2019. The chat was composed of questions submitted by authors and answered by Dan Wood, Kevin Tumlinson, and Mark. Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a personal update and then shares… Continue reading Episode 83 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 2 (of 2)