Episode # 26 – Using What You Know with John O’Brien

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In this weeks interview I talk to John O’Brien who has seen a great deal of success with his post-apocalyptic military thriller series “A New World.” We have a good chat about using knowledge you already have to make research easier, as well as others ways to get the facts straight in your books. In the later part of the …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 26 – Using What You Know with John O’Brien

Episode # 25 – Switching Writing Genres with Michaelbrent Collings

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Switching Writing Genres with Michaelbrent Collings In this weeks interview I talk to Michaelbrent Collings about hopping writing genres and screenwriting. We start the show having a chat about the different genres he writes in and why he has written in switched writing genres previously. We then turn to talking about screenwriting and his background in it and how he …

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Episode # 23 – NaNoWriMo Special (Part 2 ) with J Bridger

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In this second NaNoWriMo special, I bring J Bridger back on the show to see just how she did during National Novel Writers Month. Did she make the 50,000 words? Listen to this extra RSP episode to find out. The normal Rocking Self-Publishing podcast will still air on Thursday!

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 23 – NaNoWriMo Special (Part 2 ) with J Bridger

Episode # 20 – Book Bundles (and plush toys) with Joseph Lallo

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This week I had got to talk to Joseph Lallo, author of the Book of Deacon series. Joseph was one of the first authors to do a ‘book bundle.’ This is where several books are brought together and sold as a single item for a special price (chosen by the buyer). We also talk about self-publishing back in the early …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 20 – Book Bundles (and plush toys) with Joseph Lallo

Author Websites 101: Free vs Paid

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Should authors use free website providers like blogger.com or wordpress.com or pay for their own Hosting and hire someone to customize their site more? What are pros and cons of each? ┬áHere is an overview of free vs paid websites.  

Simon WhistlerAuthor Websites 101: Free vs Paid