TBOWT 034 – Selling Books by the Truckload: A Recap of the Association of Publishers for Special Sales Conference

January 15, 2014

TBOWT 034 – Selling Books by the Truckload: A Recap of the Association of Publishers for Special Sales Conference   January 12, 2014 Today’s episode is with Dave Mattingly of Blackwyrm Publishing, and Peggy and Larry DeKay. It turns out we all attended the APSS (Association of Publishers for Special Sales) conference held in Philadelphia […]

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TBOWT 033 – An Interview with Ellen Birkett Morris

January 8, 2014

TBOWT 033 –  An Interview with Ellen Birkett Morris January 4, 2014 Today we welcome Ellen Birkett Morris for an interview. I am excited to have Ellen on our show today. She is the winner of the Al Smith Fellowship Award from the Kentucky Arts Council. She has written a book of poetry called Surrender […]

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TBOWT 032 – News and Muse

July 14, 2013

TBOWT 032 – News and Muse The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. News and Muse Peggy and Larry discuss hot topics in the industry over the last few weeks or months. Topics for today are: Amazon buys Goodreads- Now that Amazon has purchased Goodreads.com Barnes […]

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TBOWT 031 – An Interview with Blackwyrm Publishing

June 4, 2013

TBOWT 031 –  An Interview with Blackwyrm Publishing  June 03, 2013 The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter on the welcome page of http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 […]

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TBOWT 030 – Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award

June 2, 2013

TBOWT 030 – Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award  May 28, 2013   The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter on the welcome page of http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 […]

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TBOWT 029 – News and Muse

January 2, 2013

TBOWT Episode 29 – News and Muse Today’s Topic Peggy and Larry discuss topics of interest to authors. Today Peggy and Larry talk about four articles that have been in the blogosphere lately. The first topic is about debunking the myth that self-publishing a book kills your chances of traditional publishing. Next, Larry and Peggy […]

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TBOWT 028 – Print Book or E-book? Why You Need Both

December 27, 2012

TBOWT Episode 28– Print Book or E-book? Why You Need Both. The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter New videos coming soon of some of the classes for the 2012 Business of Writing […]

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TBOWT 027 – Seven Mistakes to Avoid When you Publish your Book

November 29, 2012

TBOWT 027– Seven Mistakes to Avoid When you Publish Your Book or E-book  The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter New videos coming soon of some of the classes for the 2012 Business […]

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TBOWT 026 Interview with Dr. Barbara Foster, author

November 7, 2012

TBOWT 026 – An Interview with Doctor Barbara Foster, author  The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter New videos coming soon of some of the classes for the 2012 Business of Writing Summit […]

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TBOWT 025 – News and Muse

October 30, 2012

TBOWT 025 – News and Muse October The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com Sign up for our The Business of Writing Today newsletter New videos coming soon of some of the classes for the 2012 Business of Writing Summit held this past […]

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TBOWT 024 – Book Launch Parties 101

October 23, 2012

TBOWT 024 – Book Launch Parties 101 Summary: All about book launch parties. Today Peggy and Larry talk about the top ten keys to an effective book launch party. We also discuss why a book launch is much more than just a party. The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make […]

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Why I Believe in Self-Publishing

July 16, 2012

There has never been, in the history of the world…a better time to be an author. Why do I say that? Because I believe it. I work with and talk to writers everyday in seminars, coaching sessions, meetings, conferences, and in classrooms and lecture halls. Too often, it seems to me, that  the creator of […]

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TBOWT 023 – Article Marketing for Authors

June 1, 2012

TBOWT 023 – Article Marketing for Authors This week’s podcast is about article marketing. What is it? How do I do it? Is it worthwhile as a way to build platform? Peggy and Larry will answer these questions and talk about the nuts and bolts of article marketing in today’s episode. The Business of Writing […]

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TBOWT 022 – FandomFest 2012 – All about FandomFest 2012 and fan conferences with literary tracks in general

May 25, 2012

TBOWT 022 – Fandom Fest 2012 – All about FandomFest 2012 and fan conferences with literary tracks in general  The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com Sign up for our newsletter JOIN US AT THE BUSINESS OF WRITING SUMMIT 2012 LOUISVILLE KY http://businessofwritingsummit.com […]

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WRITING CONTESTS – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly–7 Tips on Choosing and Winning Writing Contests

May 23, 2012

7 Tips on Choosing and Winning Writing Contests If you are looking for publication credits, more exposure, and the title of “award winning author,” then entering writing contests may be a worthy pursuit. Winning a writing contest can build your confidence as a writer but it can do much more. Winning a contest can: Grow […]

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