How to Sell Any Book to Any Publisher-- Episode 299: More Info Than You Ever Thought…Listen now (50 min) | How, HOW has it taken us this long to bring you the amazing Sue Shapiro? Sue teaches what is unquestionably THE class on publishing personal essays—her motto is “Instant Gratification takes too long” and her students’ success record is astounding. She’s the…
How to Travel for Research (even before you sell the book)--Episode 298 with Sarah Stewart TaylorListen now (53 min) | “Just a little jaunt to Ireland to research my next book.” If that sounds like a dream to you, we asked Sarah Stewart…
How to Build a Platform in a Zillion (Not) Easy Steps: Episode 297, A coaching call with Alison ZakListen now (39 min) | Alison Zak has just been “jolted from being a writer to being an author” with the interest in her non-fiction book proposals—but…
[announcer yells] GOALS: Episode 296 Listen now (37 min) | Words of the Year from 2021/New words for 2022 Jess: 2021: Organize 2022: Evaluate KJ: 2021: Flow 2022: Play Sarina: 2021 Generous…
Heck of a Year: Episode 295 is 2021 in reviewListen now (45 min) | What did we notice evolving in the industry? What worked and what didn’t in our own writing lives? Here’s our take. We’d love to…
Butter Up Your Writing: Episode 294 Using Universal Fantasy to Write Better and Sell More with Theodora Taylor Listen now (41 min) | Who doesn’t want a craft book that’s fun to read and will help you plan your fiction (or memoir), write that fiction, revise that…
How to Build a Literary Life: Episode 293 with Zibby OwensListen now (44 min) | Ever want to know “how she did it”? This episode is our little version of How I Built This, in which we ask Zibby Owens—whose name…
A Busload of Books: Illustrator Robbi Behr and Writer Matthew Swanson Take Their Work and Their Family on the Road in Episode 292.Listen now (50 min) | An audacious literary partnership begets an audacious literary dream.
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