YOU ARE NOT BROKEN You are not broken. There is nothing wrong with you, no deficiency to overcome. Let me tell you what you don’t need. You don’t need “self-help” gurus. You don’t need vision … Continue reading You Are Not Broken
An Hour with Google Play Books In the week leading up to The Career Author Summit, the awesome folks over at Google Play Books spent an hour with our attendees answering questions and discussing some … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 128 – An Hour with Google Play Books
J’s on break for a few weeks, so the awesome Jeff Adams joins Rachael today on the show! Together, they talk about what they actually DO with all those pages of great ideas they bring … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 177: How Do You Organize and Use the Information You Learn about Writing?
The Career Author Summit Recap After a fantastic weekend (and week-long) at The Career Author Summit, the guys are here to share a recap of the event as well as the most pertinent takeaways from … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 127 – The Career Author Summit Recap
Off the high of The Career Author Summit, Rachael and J. catch up and talk about favorite writing tools. Computers and software doesn’t count. Supercharge Your Scene 5-Day Writing Challenge (free) – http://superchargeyourscene.com Rachael’s Query … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 176: What are your top 3 writing tools (physical)?
Peer-to-Peer Feedback Although we value our fellow authors, giving and receiving feedback with them can be fraught with problems. It can be difficult not to respond emotionally when a peer criticizes our creative work. And … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 126 – Peer-to-Peer Feedback
J. asks Rachael to share one of her scary dreams. The good kind that get us out of bed in the morning. Also, J. introduces his upcoming free 5-day writing challenge. Supercharge Your Scene 5-Day … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 175: What is your impossible?
The Editing Process Finishing the first draft of a novel is an amazing accomplishment. If you’ve done that, then you’ve done something that most people will never have the discipline or drive to do. But … Continue reading The Career Author Podcast: Episode 125 – The Editing Process
Reviews can be polarizing on many levels. Rachael asks J. how gives and takes reviews and they discuss the differences between reviews for fiction and nonfiction. Secret Powers of the Author Mastermind: How to Transform … Continue reading The Writer’s Well Episode 174: How do you give and take reviews?