Today on the show, Zach and J. share a story about something that recently happened to them, and how they turned lemons into lemonade. It leads to a conversation about internet etiquette for authors. You’ll … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 35 – Internet Etiquette for Authors
In the first health and wellness topic, J. and Rachael share their morning routines as well as some tips for keeping your body healthy with a delicious and easy breakfast recipe. Morning Routines: J. 5:00 … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 86: What is your morning routine?
J. and Zach talk about selling at conventions, the advantages and disadvantages whether or not author book signings are worth it, and more: The importance of honesty, discipline, and trust in yourself to finish everything … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 34 – Retail or Real Life? Where to Sell Books
After a few episodes of heavy questions, Rachael asks J. about reading habits and the ways he incorporates those into his writing. Tribe of Mentors — Recommended Books from Mentors and Top Books from Tools … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 85: What is your process for reading and how do you bring it into your writing?
You’ve written that novel, but now you need a book cover. Do you make it yourself? Do you find a graphic artist? How do you even find a good cover artist, and what should you … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 33 – How to Find a Book Cover Artist
J. and Rachael discuss the pain of failure, the learning curve, and getting better at knowing when you need to remove something (or someone) from your life. More information here – http://thewriterswell.org
J. recently visited Findaway Voices to see some of the cool things they are doing in the world of audiobooks. Today, Zach and J. discuss some of the stuff they showed J. and how we … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 32 – The Future of Audiobooks
How do you define “making it” as a creative? Rachael and J. discuss this complex and nuanced question posed by a listener. Episode comprised of 100% recommended daily dose of honesty. More information here – … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 83: Can you “make it” part-time?
Do you think it’s possible to tell a complete story in fifteen seconds with no dialogue? Today, Zach and J. break down a fifteen second Clorox commercial to facilitate a discussion about story structure and … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 31 – Great Storytelling in 15 Seconds
Without skipping a beat, Rachael answer’s J.’s question. Is there value in not knowing the “proper” way to do something, going beyond good to great? Tune in and find out! More information here – http://thewriterswell.org