November 2020

The Thinning Line Between Indie and Traditional Publishing

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 55 – The Thinning Line Between Indie and Traditional Publishing

The Thinning Line Between Indie and Traditional Publishing In this episode, J. and J.D. welcome indie mastermind Zach Bohannon to the show to discuss the growing similarities between indie and traditional publishing. Whether you’re traditionally published or indie, writing a good book is only the first step in becoming a… 

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 54 – #audiblegate with Susan May

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 54 – #audiblegate with Susan May SPECIAL EPISODE: J.D. and J. are live with author Susan May to discuss #audiblegate, a breaking news story about the ongoing controversy surrounding Audible’s audio book return policy. The Facebook group – https://www.facebook.com/groups/fairdealwithaudible Susan May’s blog post – https://www.susanmaywriter.net/single-post/audiblegate-the-incredible-story-of-missing-sales From… 

Pursuing Multiple Projects

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 53 – Pursuing Multiple Projects with Christopher Rice

Pursuing Multiple Projects with Christopher Rice Bestselling author Christopher Rice knows how to pursue multiple projects at once. By working on each project in different physical spaces and balancing the time spent on each, he breaks up the monotony of sticking to one book, makes himself more productive, and increases… 

Gaining Exposure

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 52 – Gaining Exposure with Publicist Mickey Mikkelson

Gaining Exposure with Publicist Mickey Mikkelson Publicist Mickey Mikkelson specializes in gaining exposure and brand recognition. Using his independent firm, Creative Edge, he teaches indie authors around the world how to market their books, foster their own reader communities, and build sustainable brands. Mickey has worked in PR for almost… 

Designing the Perfect Cover

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 51 – Designing the Perfect Cover with Books Covered’s Stuart Bache

Designing the Perfect Cover with Books Covered’s Stuart Bache Stuart Bache has some tips for designing the perfect cover. As a professional cover artist, he helps traditional and indie authors around the world create covers that are visually appetizing, clearly represent the book’s genre and message, and market themselves well… 

Finding Mindfulness

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 50 – Finding Mindfulness as a Writer with Seth Godin

Finding Mindfulness as a Writer with Seth Godin Bestseller Seth Godin has unlocked the secrets to finding mindfulness as a writer. Through various publications, workshops, and podcasts, he sheds light on mental concepts often overlooked in pursuit of a professional career and preaches the ideas of beating resistance, accepting genre,…