Blog & Pod
Here’s what’s on our mind, for better or worse! Enjoy the pontification mixed in with some great resources for writers.
Today on the podcast, Chris and Gena answer questions from listeners and writers on Twitter including:
What should a self-published author include on their website?
Is it OK to begin sentences with “And” or “Because”?
Will agents reject a submission based on word count?
We all need to grow as writers, so what are the best ways? In this episode, Chris and Gena talk about one of Gena’s favorites: by teaching writing to others. When you have to explain techniques and break down concepts, you can’t help but grow as a writer. You become more aware of those techniques as you write/edit.
Are you ready to self-publish your book on Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing platform? It’s easier than you think. In this episode, Chris and Gena talk about everything you need for your book…so you can get published today.
Writer’s block can plague writers, keeping them from writing their books or building their freelance careers. In this episode, Chris and Gena talk about writer’s block and how to DESTROY it like the wimpy villain it is.
Ideas include getting a due date, finding accountability, using the Pomodoro technique and more.
What works for you?
If you want to become a full-time writer, or even just author a book in your spare time, you need to know the four pillars of a writing career: Writing, Publishing, Branding, and Selling.
In this episode, Chris and Gena talk about each one and how you can launch your career or book with these pillars.