Episode # 181 – Starting from Zero? with Michelle Spiva

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Michelle Spiva has been a full-time self-published romance author since 2014, but when a beginner author challenged her to find success as a new author in science fiction, she said, CHALLENGE ACCEPTED. 18 months later, under her new pen name Mychal Daniels, she’s published her 10th novel and doing just fine. 🙂

Angela McConnellEpisode # 181 – Starting from Zero? with Michelle Spiva

Episode # 180 – Writing Point of View with Alida Winternheimer

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Alida Winternheimer, our favorite editing and writing coach, is back this week to discuss point of view, how too much showing can strangle your narrative, and her new upcoming book The Story Works Guide to Writing Point of View.

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Episode # 179 – Mastering Collaborations with J. Thorn

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This week we welcome return guest and inspired collaborator J. Thorn to talk about his many collaborative projects, including his recent collaboration in his American Demon Hunters series with three other authors on a train ride from Chicago to New Orleans; The Author Copilot, his new coaching service for authors; and his two new podcasts!

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Episode # 178 – What Makes a Book Successful? With T. Ellery Hodges

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We first met T. Ellery Hodges back in 2015 here on RSP to talk about the amazing success of his first book The Never Hero. This week he returns to talk about the recent release of his second book, how he built his beta reader team, and the wild success of his first audiobook.

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Episode # 177 – Having a Game Plan with Amy J. Murphy

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Science fiction author Amy J. Murphy joins us this week to talk about her heroine-led space opera series Allies & Enemies, how she Kickstarted her indie publishing career, and productivity strategies she uses as a writer with ADD.

Angela McConnellEpisode # 177 – Having a Game Plan with Amy J. Murphy