Category Archives : TWB Shows


Recipe for Marketing Success Through Your Blog with Chef Dennis & Carolyn Capern

  Listen to the podcast Do I really Need a Blog for My Writing Biz?   I know, I know you are tired of hearing how important a blog is to your marketing platform but IT IS. Your blog gives you the opportunity to get your message out to your audience, build your platform and more than any other reason that a writer should have a blog is that it improves your writing and helps […]


Book Marketing on Your Own Turf with Charlotte Pierce and Rochelle Carter

Here is the podcast of this episode: The Importance of Offline Book Marketing Sometimes as the producer of The Writing Biz, it is hard for me to narrow down a topic, so that it is in small enough pieces that we can go over it in a limited amount of time.  Book marketing is definitely one of those topics that is difficult to do justice to in a one hour broadcast. On this episode we wanted […]


Book Marketing: The Basics with Shawn Manaher and Rivka Kawano

Here is the podcast:  Book Marketing: The Basics I am sure that like many other writers, when you hear the words “Book Marketing” you begin to feel a little overwhelmed and that’s completely understandable. This week on The Writing Biz I invited guests, Shawn Manaher of Book Marketing Tools and Rivka Kawano of Author Sensei,  to join me in a discussion of book marketing basics. We tried to give you some great tips that you […]


Exploring the Different Self-Publishing Platforms with Penny Sansevieri

Penny Sansevieri joined me on the the final episode of the four part series on self-publishing. This week we discussed self-publishing platforms. Penny offered terrific advice on what to look for when choosing a publishing platform and how to make sure that they are a right for for you and your book.   Here are some things to think about: Is self-publishing right for you? Watch part one of this series- Is Self Publishing Right […]


Financing Your Self-Publishing Adventure with Stephanie Sims

As my guest, Stephanie Sims mentioned, yes, we are going to talk about the “F” Word. If you are like most writers you probably do not have a background in finance. Most of us have very little experience when it comes to funding a start-up business. Honestly, this is the point where many writers through in the towel. I would like to point put that the BEST way to decide how much money you will […]