Episode 195: #FromPeopletoSciAmericanListen now (51 min) | How do you become a science writer? What if you didn’t even think you liked science as a kid? What if, instead of “serious journa…
As social media gets even more crowded, a newsletter is an author’s most precious tool, and the best way to own your readership. But you have to be wil…
Episode 194: #PutAPriceOnItListen now (41 min) | Struggling to put a price on your time? Jess and Sarina (an economist and former trader on Wall Street) help your find that elusi…
Rank is nearly meaningless in 2020. There are two ecosystems at Amazon these days. There’s the traditional ecosystem, where books are purchased either …
Episode 193: #WriterDreamsComeTrueListen now (49 min) | She writes Emmy-winning television comedy, bestselling children’s books, plays, and sentences for the Scripps National Spelling B…
It's not just about getting the pitch right. You've got to pitch the right agents. 
192 #HowtoBeaBookCoachListen now (47 min) | “Every writer,” book coach Jennie Nash tells us, “ thinks at some point that they just cannot do this. That’s just part of the pr…
Episode 191 #2020GoalsListen now | Whoa. Fellow writers, 2020 is upon us. AWe're setting the kinds of goals that support our work and lives. Want to do the same? Listen!
Episode 190: #DeclaringGoalsMet*Listen now (40 min) | We’re reviewing our 2019 goals. Did we gloriously achieve? Live up to our words of the year by focusing on the worthy? Check ever…
Beginnings are so exciting, but sometimes that excitement can overshadow organization. But I (Jess here) promise, every minute spent organizing at the …
Episode 189: #WhatWritersWant(thatmoneycanbuy)Listen now (43 min) | We all know you can’t really buy the things we writers want: inspiration, the power to spend as much time writing our books as we…
SupporterMini 2: #NaNONONOListen now (11 min) | What to do when your novel writing plans—or in this case, NaNoWriMo plans—implode. #AmWriting SupporterMinis are bite-sized podca…