TBOWT 020 – Writing Contests—The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

May 18, 2012

TBOWT 020 – Writing Contests—The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 or e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com Peggy and Larry talk about writing […]

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TBOWT 021 – Clarksville Tennessee Writer’s Conference – Traditional writer’s conferences vs. fan conferences

May 18, 2012

TBOWT 021 – Clarksville Tennessee Writer’s Conference – Traditional writer’s conferences vs. fan conferences 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 We love to hear your […]

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All about ISBNs

May 9, 2012

Why do I need an ISBN? Why every time I do a radio interview, or guest post I get this question; do I need an ISBN for my print book, e-book, or audio book? The short and sweet answer to that question is yes! Before we talk about why you need one, let’s talk about […]

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TBOWT 019 – Podcamps for Writers and all about Podcamp Cincinnati

May 4, 2012

TBOWT 019 – Podcamps for Writers and all about Podcamp Cincinnati   The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com   We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 or e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com   Larry has the […]

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Building Your Author Platform—One Library at a Time

April 30, 2012

7 Steps to a Winning Library Presentation For most of us the local library is a place to go and relax, take a class, or spend a quiet afternoon. But something else is going on at your local library—book promotion! As a new author, the first thing I had to do was begin building my […]

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TBOWT 018 – Goal Setting for Writers—How to Get and Stay Motivated

April 27, 2012

TBOWT 018 – Goal Setting—How to Get and Stay Motivated   The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com   We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 or e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com   Peggy has the quote […]

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Why Self-Publish? The TMC Factor

April 21, 2012

Why self-publish?  Why are so many authors electing to self publish? It’s the MTC Factor. What’s that you ask? Money Time Creative Control Let’s talk about money first. For many traditionally published authors a royalty payment may be less than ten percent of the list price of the book. That means that if your book sells for […]

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TBOWT 017 – Library Presentations – Building Your Platform One Presentation At A Time

April 20, 2012

TBOWT 017 – Library Presentations – Building Your Platform One Presentation At A Time The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:  tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions, call us at: 855-675-6225 – or – e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com – or – […]

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TBOWT 016 – The Pitfalls, Problems And Perils Of Using A Vanity Press

April 13, 2012

The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions, call us at: 855-675-6225 – or – e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com – or – larry@tbowt.com Peggy and Larry answer a question from a listener who is in the […]

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TBOWT 015 – FAN CONS AND THE MIGHTY MIDSOUTHCON 30

April 6, 2012

TBOWT Episode 015:  FAN CONS AND THE MIGHTY MIDSOUTHCON 30 The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://www.tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 -or- e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com -or- larry@tbowt.com What is a fan conference or fan […]

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TBOWT 014 – Catch some Smokin’ Blurbs

March 30, 2012

Welcome to episode 014:  Catch some Smokin’ Blurbs The Business of Writing Today Podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions. Call us at: 855-675-6225 -or- e-mail us at: peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com What is a blurb? In a print book it’s […]

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TBOWT 013 – Catching up with Amazon’s KDP Select

March 23, 2012

Welcome to episode 013 of The Business of Writing TODAY podcast: Where savvy writers go to make their books, their business. Web site:   http://tbowt.com   We love to hear your comments and questions, call us: 855-675-6225 e-mail us at peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com   Today we examine the performance of KDP Select –Amazon’s new Lending Library […]

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TBOWT 011 – Getting the Most from a Writer’s Group

March 9, 2012

Welcome to episode 011 of The Business of Writing TODAY podcast. Visit us at http://tbowt.com We love to hear your comments and questions, call us at 855-675-6225 e-mail us at peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com Today we are talking about writing groups and the seven key benefits of joining and participating in a writing group. For more […]

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TBOWT 010 – Preparing Your Manuscript for an Editor

March 2, 2012

Welcome to episode 010 of The Business of Writing TODAY podcast.   Visit us at http://tbowt.com   We love to hear your comments and questions, call us at 855-675-6225 e-mail us at peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com   Today we are talking about how to prepare your manuscript for an editor. We cover the 5 c’s of […]

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TBOWT 008 – Writers Meeting Deadlines – Creativity on demand

February 24, 2012

Welcome to episode 008 of The Business of Writing TODAY podcast.   Visit us at http://tbowt.com   We love to hear your comments and questions, call us at 855-675-6225 e-mail us at peggy@tbowt.com or larry@tbowt.com     Our topic today is meeting deadlines, and keeping commitments. Today we will entertain the question, is writer’s block […]

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