Best indie author podcasts we could find (Updated July 2018)
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The Author Hangout is a Hangout on Air and podcast dedicated to helping authors navigate the self-publishing world.
 
This book is not for dummies, but it is a guide for the modern indie author. Big Publishing spends big bucks on professional copywriters who make terrible books sound good. Meanwhile, indie authors can't get traction for their remarkable books, and inferior pulp with more spit and polish takes the spotlight. Most authors suck at writing sales and marketing copy for their own books. Not because they're terrible writers, but because writing copy is completely different from writing a book. The ...
 
A podcast for indie authors who are ready to learn book marketing, self-publish their books, and make a living with their writing. In this show, we interview successful authors who share their best writing, marketing, and mindset secrets.
 
Full-time author Bob Baker shares his best advice on book marketing and publishing, online book promotion and sales, social media optimization, and more. Visit FullTimeAuthor.com for more info.
 
Indie Author Answers: Writing Craft and Self-Publishing
 
Scottish crime fiction and thriller author Allan L Mann brings you The Indie Author Podcast.Designed to give book lovers an insight into the daily routines and creative processes of an author. It is also a resource for other independent authors.Each podcast will be pocket-sized, about 15 minutes in length - perfect for listening to on the way to work, on a break, etc. Show notes will always be available, so you can be sure to never miss any resources I may quote during the podcast.
 
Mat Morris and Nancy Elliott give their listeners the tools they need to succeed in today's publishing world. Mat shares the knowledge and experience he's gained over the last three years of being a full time writer to help Nancy, and all of the listeners, achieve their writing goals and make their dreams of writing for a living come true. Along the way, Mat and Nancy interview other amazing and best selling authors to find out exactly what they do to make themselves successful. Some special ...
 
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The Writing Podcast
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The Writing Podcast was founded in late 2014 in the wake of The Self Publishing Roundtable’s final host stepping down from the show. Adam and Lindsay (the newest hosts of SPRT at the time) decided it would be best to branch off into a new show rather than continue with one in which all original hosts and owners were no longer involved.So what are the similarities and differences between this podcast and the old?I am glad you asked, convenient narrator. Like Adam and Lindsay’s prior show, thi ...
 
Interviewing and Learning from Successful Authors
 
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Bleeding Ink
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"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed," said Hemingway. Epiphany! Your fingers scuttle to the nearest keyboard, locked, loaded, evocative and vivid language at the ready. With suave confidence you strike down on that first key. Then another. And another until you have formed your masterpiece. The joy! You reread your delicious words! But something tastes funny. "No, this isn't what I meant at all." and "What was I thinking?" and "My editor will have m ...
 
Podcast for Indie Authors and Aspiring Writers
 
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Book Fight
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A weekly podcast about books, writing, reading, and raccoons. Hosted by Mike Ingram and Tom McAllister, editors at Barrelhouse Magazine and authors of fiction and creative nonfiction. Winner of a 2015 Philadelphia Geek Award for Best Streaming Media Project. You don't need to read the books to enjoy the show!
 
Two part-time writers chronicle their meteoric rise to literary mediocrity.
 
Authority Self-Publishing is a show where you can get detailed advice from three author marketing experts: Steve Scott, Barrie Davenport, and Ron Clendenin. Primarily, they cover Amazon Kindle publishing strategies (through the KDP platform). But they also offers a variety of marketing tactics you can use to grow your book-based business. Each daily episode contains 30+ minutes of actionable content you can immediately apply to your writing business. Tune in every Monday and Thursday to get ...
 
The Self Publishing Journeys podcast is a weekly show for all indie authors.Show host Paul Teague interviews self- published authors about their writing journeys, passing on hints, tips and tricks along the way.He'll also chat to experts in related fields - proofreaders, development editors, cover designers, PR specialists, author platform creators - and they'll be offering their best advice and strategies.
 
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Wordslinger Podcast
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Kevin Tumlinson, Bestselling and Award-Winning Thriller Author, talks to authors and entrepreneurs to get their behind-the-scenes story. Each week, you can tune in to a full hour of wisdom and insight from some of the most intriguing people on the planet. It's all about the story here.
 
This is the archives of the (now defunct) Self Publishing Questions show where you could get your questions answered by best-selling nonfiction author Steve Scott. Primarily, Steve covers Amazon Kindle publishing strategies (through the KDP platform). But he also offered a variety of marketing tactics you can use to grow your book-based business. Each daily episode contains 5 to 15 minutes of actionable content you can immediately apply to your writing business. Finally, each episode comes w ...
 
Bringing you the heart and soul of music. All the time. Featuring the music and interviews of Bluegrass, Americana, Folk, and Country Indie and Mainstream artists all over the PLANET!
 
The Guestlist is full of performances, guest DJ sets and casual, in-depth conversations with folks from all over the pop culture spectrum. It’s like making a new friend at the end of the bar — then finding out they were in your favorite band.
 
Two writers. One just starting out. The other a best-selling indie author. Join James Blatch and Mark Dawson and their amazing guests as they discuss how you can make a living telling stories. There’s never been a better time to be a writer.
 
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Wood on Words
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Author David Wood and guests talk about the writing life, the craft, and how to succeed in publishing.
 
Are you new to self-publishing? Or a seasoned indie author who wants to cut through the noise to get only the most up-to-date and important self-publishing advice? The “AskALLi Podcast" is brought to you by the most trusted name in self-publishing, the non-profit Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi). www.allianceindependentauthors.org/ 1st Tuesdays: ALLi Member Q&A: Answers to members' current self-publishing queries, hosted by ALLi team members, Debbie Young and David Penny. Only ALLi Mem ...
 
A regular podcast that features the paranormal and Indie horror industry. We feature new true ghost stories submitted to us from international sources. We interview horror authors, ghost hunters and people who have suffered paranormal experiences. We talk about folklore and explore the greater world. Is there life beyond? Art, stories and observations about the veil.
 
Two authors decide to get their sh*t sorted in 2017. Join them as they go back to basics and start again in different genres. From inception through marketing a finished product.
 
New show for awake and conscious entrepreneurs, authors, healers, experts, and teachers! Inspiring, real world stories every week about clients, readers, business and books to support building your dream career. We'll discuss Business and Books topics to help you grow as an entrepreneur, author, solopreneur, healer, or anyone offering their gifts to the world. With over 25 years of sales, marketing and business experience, Molly shares with you realistic insights, tips, training, and guidanc ...
 
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Book Bunny PR
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The book excerpts read here are BookBunnyPR featured books. Go to the website for more author publicity.
 
The Authors Pay It Forward Podcast will help you find the solutions to your EVERY POSSIBLE QUESTION and INDIE PUBLISHING CHALLENGE, by introducing you to a massive and very generous community of the best of the bestselling INDIE PUBLISHED AUTHORS and our industry’s PUBLISHING & MARKETING MOVERS, SHAKERS, INDIE GEEKS AND MEDIA MANAGING SUPERSTARS. When it comes to Indie Publishing, you CAN Do-It-Yourself, BUT you DON'T have to do it alone. We are Authors Supporting Authors.
 
Christian Talk radio, Self publishing hot spot.
 
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Wrambling Writers
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R.F. Dunham (fantasy/alternate history writer) and Josh Davis (editor, novelist, and publisher) give writing tips, share indie book reviews, and discuss religion, politics, and other impolite things.
 
The No Film School Podcast is the audio channel of nofilmschool.com, the leading worldwide community of filmmakers, video producers, and independent creatives. No Film School is where filmmakers learn from each other — “no film school” required. Our podcasts feature interviews with leading filmmakers and industry authorities, check-ins from major film festivals, and our weekly news update, Indie Film Weekly.
 
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Indie Books
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A show about Indie Authors and their books.My wife is indie author Natalie D. Wilson. http://nataliedwilson.comThe show is currently on indefinite hiatus.
 
Best-selling author Elizabeth Lyons helps entrepreneurs write, publish and launch their first book so they can grow their brand, expand their impact and increase their influence. Through insider tips, strategies and interviews with successful entrepreneurs, the Book Publishing Made Simple podcast equips entrepreneurs with a well-rounded understanding of the essential tools and strategies as well as the accountability necessary to fulfill their dream of becoming a published author.
 
Award-winning marketer Chris Syme and bestselling indie author Becca Syme give self-published authors the latest social media tips and strategies that sell more books and build loyal fans. Join them as they interview top book marketing experts, showcase successful indie authors, and offer tips from their own successes on this weekly show.
 
The Caribbean, a band from Washington, DC, discusses the creative process and making it work with authors, other musicians, and creatives from across the spectrum.
 
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EdinRoad
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**Edin Road Radio is currently on a hiatus of an indetermined length while we focus on Edin Road Press and our new publications. Please feel free to listen to past shows and learn about our guests. And check back often for spontaneous announcements and shows from the staff.**
 
Listen to interviews with upcoming writers talking about their books and the inspiration for writing them.​Discover new and exciting books in all genres.
 
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Creative Yarn Entrepreneur Show
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In each episode of the Creative Yarn Entrepreneur Show, you’ll find great ideas for launching, managing, and evolving your indie yarn-related business, and tips for keeping yourself creative, productive, and sane. Share the unique joys and challenges of being an indie in the yarn industry, whether you’re a crochet or knitting author, blogger, designer, maker, podcaster, publisher, teacher, or tech editor; a yarn dyer or spinner; or the owner of any other indie business based around yarn. Top ...
 
Everybody Hates Self-Publishing explores the good, the bad and the ugly of creating and producing your own work. Self-published authors will find advice on writing, book marketing and getting your book in bookstores. Aspiring writers will learn about being an indie publisher: Being an entrepreneur, creating your own DIY publishing house and thriving as an indie publisher means connecting with readers, booksellers and librarians and competing in a market that favors traditional publishing. Ho ...
 
"Unknown Words" is a bi-monthly podcast dedicated to highlighting the work of unpublished or lesser known writers. Each episode, Matthew reads a either a short story, creative non-fiction, or works of poetry then interviews the writer to gain some insight into the work's composition and just maybe that of the author's.
 
Join authors DA Bale and William Brian Johnson on the writer's journey.
 
The Fierce Female Network will present guests to our audience who are informational, educational, and entertaining, for sponsorship details reach us at thefiercefemales@gmail.com.
 
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The Bookcast
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Discover Indie Authors
 
Join author Alissa Grosso as she share the highs and lows and all the nitty gritty details of her occasionally awkward author life.
 
Interviews with entrepreneurs and authors. Topics include: small business issues, marketing tips, writing in general, indie book publishing, social media marketing, websites, podcasts, blogging, SEO marketing, advertising campaigns, Amazon, Goodreads, author events, networking, video marketing, publicity, public relations, inspiration, entrepreneurs, and success stories. Music credit: http://www.bensound.com/tenderness/
 
Indie author Andrew Linke gives away his stories for free as serialized audiobooks. Subscribe for a mix of pulpy treasure hunting adventure tales, gritty science fiction, and dark fantasy. Bonus episodes feature the author discussing the true history and technology behind his stories, the development of his novels, and life as an independent author.
 
The collected podcasts of indie author and film director Garrett Robinson
 
Indie Books--Their time has finally come! Now there's a Collective to spread the word! And we are dedicated to teaching authors how to build their very own social media platform (Twitter, Facebook, GoodReads, LinkedIn, Grou.ps, your own website, etc). And yep, wouldn't you know it, you gotta build those suckers, one plank at a time! Luckily there's no experience required! Check each week's listing to see which topic vital to authors that we will be focusing on. Of course, you can ask any que ...
 
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Radio Cherry Bombe
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Radio Cherry Bombe features interviews with the coolest, most creative women in the world of food. Each week, host Kerry Diamond, co-founder and editorial director of the indie magazine Cherry Bombe, talks to the chefs, bakers, pastry chefs, stylists, writers, cookbook authors, and others making it happen. Follow @cherrybombemag on Instagram for show news, giveaways, and more. Thank you to Tralala for our theme song, "All Fired Up." Hosted and Produced by Kerry Diamond / Engineered by David ...
 
Indie Spiritualist host Chris Grosso is a public speaker, writer, recovering addict, spiritual director, and author. Through commentary, interviews and ragged truth-telling, the Indie Spiritualist podcast offers raw and real experiences and insights from an eclectic mix of artists, musicians, yogis, skateboarders, actors, spiritual teachers and more. A come as you are invitation to spiritual exploration.
 
Going behind the mic with your favorite celebrities, musicians, hottest topics, people of interest and more. (Proud member of the Air Nation Radio Network.)
 
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Mark is a Scotsman now living in Würzburg, Germany. He is a former technology journalist, with past experience working for newspapers, magazines, and websites. In a previous life, he was a... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!
 
In the second and final part of our series on self publishing children’s books, author Karen Inglis explains how her experiences have allowed her to help other writers in the same space market their books.
 
They’re the daughters of immigrants and the daughters of chefs. So it’s no surprise that Maiko Kyogoku and Emily Yuen got into the restaurant business. These two women are the team behind Bessou, one of the most charming restaurants in New York City. Maiko, whose family had a Japanese restaurant on the Upper West Side for 30 years, is the owner ...…
 
In this episode of Indie Film Weekly, No Film School co-hosts Liz Nord, Jon Fusco, Erik Luers, and Charles Haine discuss why you might be able to skip having your film on Netflix in favor of launching your own streaming service. We also discuss a new study on film critics and what it means for production funding, and say a sad goodbye to Blockb ...…
 
Getting back into the swing of things this week, and starting to feel more like a human being again! So, that's a relief! Also talking about the challenge of focus.Find out more about me and get a free book at:http://alissagrosso.comIntro music in this video by the greatest boyfriend in the world, Ron Gross of Zega-Zadda https://www.youtube.com ...…
 
This week, we were joined by data cruncher Alex Newton who runs the K-Lytics (i.e. Kindle Analytics) service for authors and publishers. He’s been taking a look at trends in Science Fiction and Fantasy this summer, so we invited him on to talk about the findings of his latest report. He also gave us some great information on the Amazon store su ...…
 
Michelle has been around the block as an Indie Author, and she shares what works. (You'll want to stay 'til the end. The last 10 minutes are golden.) Here are just a few of the things we touched on: Her FB group Wolf Pack Promotions Why you might want to write a short story and give it away for free Why you should research your titles before yo ...…
 
Welcome to another week in our Summer of Spouses season, in which we read and discuss the work of writers who are married to (or otherwise partnered with) more famous authors. We're interested in how those relationships work, how they collaborate with each other, or don't, and whether it ever becomes frustrating to feel as if you're working in ...…
 
It’s very hard to make a film about music that’s better than actually just listening to music. That’s the challenge co-directors T.G. Herrington and Danny Clinch took on in A Tuba to Cuba, a documentary the revered New Orleans Jazz band as they travel to post-embargo Cuba. NFS writer Oakley Anderson Moore sat down with Herrington and producer N ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-14-07-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
EPISODE 89: SUMMER NOIR Summer is a great time for dark stories. It’s so bright and warm and cheery. We paranormal people are hiding in the cellar with our Ouija boards, waiting for Halloween to come and bring back some spooky. We burn in the sunlight. To help you pass the time, horror authors T. Fox Dunham and Phil Thomas present to you a new ...…
 
Author Justin Sloan wrote video games before becoming a full-time author, with credits on such games as Game of Thrones, Tales from the Borderlands, Walking Dead, and Marvel and mobile games. He... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!…
 
Welcome to AskALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular hosts for the Member Q&A: Michael La Ronn and Dan Blank. Questions this month include When it comes ...…
 
Author Laurie Wright on how she overcame the challenges of self publishing and marketing her children’s books.
 
Jen Pelka wanted to open a Champagne bar in San Francisco, but first she needed to raise $650,000. So she came up with a unique investment strategy: organize an all-female investment group. Thirty-three women wound up taking part and The Riddler Champagne Bar opened its doors last year. Hear how Jen went about finding her investors and what adv ...…
 
Jon Fusco, Erik Luers and Charles Haine are here this week to help you identify a few dozen film festivals that need to be on your radar, go bananas over just how many billions of dollars Netflix is spending in 2018 and Nicolas Winding Refn's shocking accusation about the film industry. In gear news, we get serious about some security measures ...…
 
It's been a pretty awkward week here in Alissaland, so this is a short video. I made it before my dental procedure, but alas didn't get it uploaded until after. Sorry about that! Looking forward to hopefully getting back to normal soon. Whatever that is!Find out more about me and get a free book at:http://alissagrosso.comIntro music in this vid ...…
 
For this week’s show, time travel and steampunk author Nathan Van Coops joined us to talk about his two series and what he’s doing to keep them selling. He’s a busy guy, releasing one novel a year, but still manages to bring in a good income from his books. Here are some of the specifics that we discussed: Tropes of the time travel genre and wh ...…
 
Julia is a soft-spoken go-getter. She is brilliant, but modest. She won't tell you what to do, but she absolutely leads by example. She shares her experiences in this episode. Here are just a few of the things we touched on: How she collaborated with her co-author and adapted their writing process to complete the series How she came together wi ...…
 
We're continuing our Summer of Spouses, in which we read work by the less-famous halves of literary couples. This week it's a couple stories by Michael Dorris, who was married to the writer Louise Erdrich. He had some pretty big successes of his own, including a nonfiction book called The Broken Cord, which is credited with raising awareness ar ...…
 
Emmy-winning director Madeline Sackler, Cinematographer Wolfgang Held (BRÜNO, PARTICLE FEVER) , and actor/producer Boyd Holbrook (LOGAN, NARCOS) join No Film School’s Liz Nord to share how they pulled off one of the most amazing behind-the-scenes production stories we've ever heard. Their narrative feature O.G. and documentary IT’S A HARD TRUTH ...…
 
In this month's Advanced Self-Publishing Salon from the Alliance of Independent Authors, Orna Ross and Joanna Penn discuss publishing in different genres. Topics discussed this week include Orna talks about the "waves of concern" over Amazon reviews, rank stripping, and book stuffing. ALLi is having private and public meetings with Amazon offic ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-07-07-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Scott is a turtle amongst ninjas. At an early age he potty trained himself and has been ahead of the curve ever since. A one time college professor, Scott now makes his living as an indy author and... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!…
 
In this second BookLab edition, author of Nordic fiction, Helena Halme, receives the professional feedback treatment from industry pros.
 
In this episode of Indie Film Weekly, No Film School co-hosts Liz Nord, Jon Fusco, Erik Luers, and Charles Haine discuss how the extension of California’s Production Tax Credits is affecting the film and TV business, and the fate of ‘Supersize Me 2’ in the wake of director Morgan Spurlock’s sexual assault accusations. We also say a sad goodbye ...…
 
Happy 4th of July to those of you in the USA. This week I have my author income report for June and some thoughts on writing and creating when things are less than ideal in your life. Find out more about me and get a free book at:http://alissagrosso.comIntro music in this video by the greatest boyfriend in the world, Ron Gross of Zega-Zadda htt ...…
 
On this week’s show, we chat with dark/epic fantasy author and podcaster Andy Peloquin. Andy got the rights back to his first series and did a big and very successful relaunch, revamping it to appeal to assassin-loving epic fantasy fans instead of the dark fantasy fans it previously targeted. Here are some of the specifics that we covered: Andy ...…
 
JR Castle has been in marketing for over a decade, and when she turned her expertise to writing and marketing her own indie books, her sales skyrocketed. In this episode she walks us through how she does it. Here are just a few of the things we touched on: How to learn about your audience by experimenting with FB ads She explains the Amazon alg ...…
 
In this episode Chris asks AMS Ads expert Brian Meeks questions from authors in the SMART Marketing For Authors Facebook Group. This episode is not for beginners. If you're interested in finding out beginning level strategies for AMS Ads, listen to episode 56. This episode is 52 minutes long. Show Notes & Links: -What’s the best way to know whi ...…
 
We're continuing our Summer of Spouses, in which we read work by writers who may have sometimes been overshadowed by their more famous partners. This week our author is Tess Gallagher, a celebrated poet and also the second wife of the late Raymond Carver. Gallagher was already a successful poet by the time she met Carver, who had recently stopp ...…
 
Debra Granik is perhaps best known for her casting and direction of Jennifer Lawrence’s breakout role in WINTER’S BONE, which was nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture in 2011. In her latest, LEAVE NO TRACE, which premiered at Sundance earlier this year and is now hitting theaters, her casting is spot-on once again with a new young actress Th ...…
 
Wendy H. Jones lives in Scotland, and her police procedural series featuring Detective Inspector Shona McKenzie, is set in Dundee. Wendy's love for adventure led to her joining the Royal Navy to undertake nurse training. After six years in the Navy she joined the Army where she served as an Officer for a further 17 years. This took her all over ...…
 
EPISODE 88: IMPRISONED SPIRIT Our featured author on episode 89 of What Are You Afraid Of? Horror & Paranormal has served a life sentence since January 2000 for the Mississippi Department of Corrections after a fistfight in his youth became murder. We interview him over a contraband mobile phone from his prison cell. During part 1 of Christophe ...…
 
Son of Eddie Daniels (The Four Sonics), Clayton Morgan is history in the remaking, but with a fresh new flavor for 2018. His debut single, “Taste for Love” is scheduled for June 2018 release. Based in Dallas, Texas, but born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, Clayton Morgan knew from a young age that music was in his blood. He greatly admired wha ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-30-06-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it's our monthly IndieVoices' self-publishing salon with interviews conducted by ALLi Managing Editor Howard Lovy and updates from News Editor Dan Holloway. This Month's IndieVoices If you think your kids aren't reading books like you di ...…
 
Mike is a veteran journalist who, with his wife, Jennifer, travels North America in a Type B motorhome, blogging about the people, places, joys and adventure of RV life on the road. He enjoys... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!…
 
Collaborative authors Rhett Bruno and Steve Beaulieau discuss their unique way of co-authoring books, both science fiction and non-fiction.
 
Laurel Gallucci wasn’t going to let an autoimmune disease hold her back when it came to baked goods. She was on a restrictive diet and decided to start experimenting with ingredients like almond flour, coconut oil, and maple syrup. She shared a chocolate cake creation with her friend Claire Thomas of the blog Kitchy Kitchen and the two decided ...…
 
In this episode of Indie Film Weekly, No Film School co-hosts Liz Nord, Jon Fusco, and Erik Luers discuss how Instagram’s new IGTV service prompted YouTube to give more benefits to video creators, and other news from the massive VidCon event. We also cover the largest addition to the Academy of Motion Pictures ever, and yet another new addition ...…
 
It's been a relatively quite week for me writing-wise, but I'm starting to realize that I need to make a better effort to work on my book marketing. Find out more about me and get a free book at:http://alissagrosso.comIntro music in this video by the greatest boyfriend in the world, Ron Gross of Zega-Zadda https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQHw_ ...…
 
This week, we chatted with fantasy author Jenna Moreci who was able to quit her day job after she published her first book in 2015. But that’s not all she did. A year earlier, she started a YouTube Channel for writers where she’s been consistently uploading weekly videos. She used her YouTube following to help launch that first book (Eve: The A ...…
 
Rebecca has written over 150 stories, and knows the art of writing a good book. In this episode, she shares how she does it. Here are just a few of the things we touched on: How to be a successful writer, even if you’re dyslexic. How she works in writing around social media and email The benefit plotting with a critique group What she does when ...…
 
This week we're starting our new summer season, in which we'll read work by the less-famous halves of writer couples. To kick it off, we discuss an essay called "Envy" by Kathryn Chetkovich, in which she writes about the crippling jealousy she felt after her boyfriend, Jonathan Franzen, published a little book called The Corrections. The essay ...…
 
In this episode Chris explains the process of simple audience research--what types you want to gather, where to gather the data, and how it will inform your book marketing. Links & Show Notes: -Why you don't need to cast a wide net, just the right net. -Who is your proprietary audience and how to find them. -Why you don't have to be a research ...…
 
When you start out as a filmmaker, you think that all you have to do is make a great film. Unfortunately, it’s damn hard to get people to even hear about your film let alone watch it. Even if you play a prestigious festival like Sundance, for most filmmakers, the success of your film depends in large part on a well thought out and executed dist ...…
 
As an avid snowboarder from Utah, Ben grew up with a passion for learning. This thirst for knowledge led him to sports, music, and academic endeavors. He has done volunteer work in Brazil and... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!…
 
David Gaughran is an Irish writer, living in Prague, who spends most of his time travelling the world, collecting stories. He runs the publishing blog Let's Get Digital and the South American... Get behind the scenes with authors and entrepreneurs, and learn how to apply their wisdom to your own story!…
 
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