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The Author's Journey

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On The Author’s Journey we have candid conversations with best-selling authors discussing the journey of becoming a best-selling author, what it has and hasn't done for them in their career, tips to upcoming authors and even excerpts of book readings by each author. We focus on bringing you expert insights on how to leverage your book and message and discover how to connect with these amazing authors that are bringing positive and transformational messages, information, resources and gifts to the world. Be encouraged, informed, inspired, and empowered to more fully bring your message and gifts forward. Listen to new shows weekly on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.

On The Author’s Journey we have candid conversations with best-selling authors discussing the journey of becoming a best-selling author, what it has and hasn't done for them in their career, tips to upcoming authors and even excerpts of book readings by each author. We focus on bringing you expert insights on how to leverage your book and message and discover how to connect with these amazing authors that are bringing positive and transformational messages, information, resources and gifts to the world. Be encouraged, informed, inspired, and empowered to more fully bring your message and gifts forward. Listen to new shows weekly on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.

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United States

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On The Author’s Journey we have candid conversations with best-selling authors discussing the journey of becoming a best-selling author, what it has and hasn't done for them in their career, tips to upcoming authors and even excerpts of book readings by each author. We focus on bringing you expert insights on how to leverage your book and message and discover how to connect with these amazing authors that are bringing positive and transformational messages, information, resources and gifts to the world. Be encouraged, informed, inspired, and empowered to more fully bring your message and gifts forward. Listen to new shows weekly on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.

Language:

English


Episodes

Encore: Your Book, Your Message, Your Brand

8/15/2022
Joins us for the encore of this popular and PACKED episode, Rebecca talked with Content Marketing Expert Melanie Herschorn about book brand strategy. They went deep into content creation with Melanie's four pillars to building content from your book - they covered everything from where to start with organizing your book content to when to ask for help and how to expand your influence on line consistently and strategically. Melanie even offered some little known perspective about lead magnet...

Duration:00:35:08

Tell Your Story, Claim Your Comeback

8/8/2022
Do you believe that your story has transformative power? That you are the author of your own life-giving story? Being a survivor of abusive intimate relationships, toxic relationships with family members, and raising three children on her own while working a demanding corporate job, Bestselling Author Melissa Jones learned to tell her story and in so doing, claim her own comeback. In today's episode, she shares the journey of the healing it produced in her and how turning it into a book...

Duration:00:36:47

Your Dreams and Their Call on Your Heart

8/1/2022
Do you believe your dreams are important? What is the message the resonates with you over and over again? Have you considered that sharing it could be a calling on your heart? One you shouldn't ignore! Today's guest is bestselling author Barbara Joyce. She shares with Rebecca about her own journey of getting to the point where she came to believe that her message was good enough. And so is yours! Barbara believes that your dreams are important and that they are calling on your heart. He...

Duration:00:40:43

Be the Hero of Your Story

7/25/2022
Do you have any personal life heroes? How have they shaped your story? In today's episode, bestselling author Elysia Butler will share from her own life and journey as an author - including an especially touching story of how someone became a hero in her life. They also talk about letting go of perfectionism and finding a way to bring your own book forward so that you can become a hero in your own story! As you do, you'll be able to allow support in and allow your story to impact other...

Duration:00:46:23

Know Your Why and Bring Your Message Forward

7/18/2022
Discover how the power of WHY can help you bring your message forward. Rebecca talks with #1 International Best Selling Author Daniel Ginzburg about the ways a deep understanding of your own motives and goals makes all the difference in bringing your message forward to the world. Do you know your why? As always, you can find our host, Rebecca Hall Gruyter at the www.RHGTVnetwork.com or at www.yourpurposedrivenpractice.com. Daniel is also online at: https://hsmovement.com. His book, The Other...

Duration:00:48:55

Is it Time for a Makeover?

7/11/2022
In this episode, Rebecca talks with Mary Beauchamp, bestselling author of the book Radical Health Makeover. But the makeover doesn't stop there... she also talks about the importance of bringing your writing in for its own kind of makeover. Crafting and imaging your message should impact your book at every stage - from the cover design to the marketing to the titling and even in developing your support team. Join us for this author chat as Mary and Rebecca talk about the importance of...

Duration:00:43:58

Consistency Equals Success

6/27/2022
Are there keys to a successful book? In this week's episode, Dennis Galloway, #1 Best Selling Fiction Writer shares his top tips to help you bring your writing forward. He and Rebecca cover a lot of ground, talking about the importance of a good launch/book release plan, using all five senses in your writing, and the importance of consistency as a key to bringing your book forward. As always, you can find our host, Rebecca Hall Gruyter at the www.RHGTVnetwork.com or at...

Duration:00:36:27

Tap Into and Trust Your "Why"

6/20/2022
Bringing a book forward is a passion project! It's more than just words on a page - it is a process of knowing your mission, tapping into your why, and then trusting it to bring your book powerfully forward. In this episode, Rebecca talks with bestselling author Carlo Treviso about tips to help you bring those things forward that matter most to you. They also talk about family history and story and even things like cover design. Carlo even shares some of the emotions in releasing your book...

Duration:00:47:00

The Gift that Keeps Giving: Bring Your Legacy Forward

6/13/2022
Do you count life as a gift? Even on the hard days? What about when it is time to say goodbye to someone you love? In today's episode, Rebecca talks with Meg Mindell and Camilla Taft Hicks about their passion to tell the story of a life well lived. Finishing a book that Martha Henderson started before her own death, Meg and Camilla talk with Rebecca about the power of bringing your legacy forward and giving the gift of your message. They also get real as they talk about the need for...

Duration:00:41:00

How You Can Turn Your Area of Expertise into a Bestselling Book!

6/6/2022
In this encore of one of our first episodes, Rebecca talks with Retire as You Desire author Bill Bloom about this insightful book about a happy and healthy retirement. Bill Bloom specializes in helping his clients with their retirement income planning. In his short but informative guide, he turns his area of expertise into a bestselling book! You too can learn the steps to your retirement desires. His passion it to help you make your money last, as well as weather any storms you may...

Duration:00:40:51

Write a Book that Brings Forth and Unlocks Your Key Passions

5/30/2022
Sometimes the best stories are born out of own passions and experiences. Have you ever thought about how your passions tell a story? In this episode, get a peek into how author Adria Concannon brought her heart, message and mission together in her #1 International Best Selling Book. Her passion about literature, heritage, history, and social and cultural settings come through as she talks with Rebecca about her bilingual book on the importance of community and connections. As always, you can...

Duration:00:41:57

Opportunities Abound for Published Authors

5/23/2022
Bringing your message forward is a gift in and of itself. Especially when you're passionate about it. It is a kind of wealth is beyond money! Today's guest, Ethan King, marvels at all the opportunities and doors that have opened to him as a result of bringing his book forward. As he talks with Rebecca, his encouragement is that bringing your message forth DOES matter. It's worth it! Get the word out in advance so that you leverage your message and reach even more people! As always, you can...

Duration:00:42:21

The Power of Collaboration

5/16/2022
Collaboration can bring about our best work! The co-authors of an anthology share about their process and the their steps to bring forward their important expertise and work. The book on work-life balance is the 21st in the The Refractive Thinker series. Dr. Cheryl Lentz, Dr. Gail Ade, Dr. Betsy Macht, and Dr. Kasthuri Henry share about their process in this podcast conversation with Rebecca. Listen in as they share advice around bringing your message/words/content forward. Don't let the...

Duration:00:37:46

Author, You are Worth Building a Team that Supports You!

5/9/2022
In many ways the bravest thing you'll ever do is to ask for help! But do you believe you are truly WORTHY of being surrounded by the best kinds of people for support and encouragement along the way? You are! In this episode Julia Harriet shares her book journey as a means to help promote empowerment and healing - to give women across the globe permission to follow their heart's desire, to not become victims of circumstances, and to stand tall and proud as builders of their dreams. As always,...

Duration:00:47:00

Trust the Journey

5/2/2022
There are many reasons we feel called to write! When we focus our development on our desired outcomes, we gain the skills and support we need to reach our writing goals! In this episode, Rebecca talks with international bestselling author, retreat/workshop leader, and Reiki energy healer, Shelby Kottemann about learning to trust your journey as you share your heart message. As you trust your journey and bring your soul's message forward, you'll let go of what holds you back. Trust yourself...

Duration:00:38:06

Author, YOU are Superpowered for Success!!

4/25/2022
Having a message of your own and bringing it into a book is a little like creating a living, breathing thing! You start with a plan and focus for the content of the book but you also allow that content to evolve and fine tune. In this encore episode, bestselling author Michael LaVista joins us for this episode where we talk about that process and his road to success with his most recent book. Michael also shares some creative content ideas like interviewing your ideal readers and embracing...

Duration:00:40:18

3 Tips to Rise Up, Author!

4/18/2022
Authors and entrepreneurs Martha Hanlon and Chris Williams have shown us how to step into our #1 duty as business owners and executives. In this episode they talk with Rebecca and share 3 top tips to bringing your book forward. They will also talk about tips to shift from business ownership to leadership and the importance of bringing expert support in on your journey. Their most recent book, Rise Up, Leader!, unpacks these ideas in greater depth in three critical areas: your ability to Lead...

Duration:00:45:03

Little Known Leveraging Tip for Authors

4/11/2022
In this encore episode we get to hear more of Rebecca's own journey from stepping into telling her own story to empowering others to find their voice and do the same. She also shares a Little Known Leveraging Technique to position you and your content, expand your reach, and grow your impact.As always, you can find our host, Rebecca Hall Gruyter at the www.RHGTVnetwork.com or at www.yourpurposedrivenpractice.com.

Duration:00:44:41

Get Untuck in Lift & Bring Your Message Forward

4/4/2022
Sometimes our words get stuck and we struggle to find our purpose let alone share about it. Today's guest is Jennifer Hough, a bestselling author who shares how to get untuck in writing and bringing your book and message forward. As she talks with Rebecca, she'll also share great tips on what she learned along the way as she brought her book forward and offer advice to help authors bring their own message forward. You'll be inspired and empowered to share your journey!! As always, you can...

Duration:00:41:38

Break Through Barriers in Your Writing

3/28/2022
In this encore episode, Rebecca talks with best-selling author Joseph Luckett about his journey to writing his book, Zero to 100: The Gold Standard of Global Networking. Zero to 100™ is a blueprint to efficient and measurable networking through relationship-building. It has received major endorsements from revered networking leaders including Ivan Misner of Business Network International. Participants in a research study of the book reported a 296% improvement in networking benefits over the...

Duration:00:46:42