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The Writing Gym podcast is a writer's go-to source for quality information about how to finish, publish, and market writing in all genres. Not only does it give you the implementable steps you need, it's fun. No snorefest here. You'll laugh at the Quirk O' the week and enjoy hard-hitting advice from top agents, best-selling authors, and publishers. Writers ask: -How do I write a novel? -How do I publish a novel? -What are literary agents looking for? -How do I get a literary agent? -How do I build an author platform? -How do I market and sell my book? Get answers to these questions PLUS a FREE downloadable each work to move your writing toward publishable FAST. Here are a few sample writing podcast episodes: --Top NYC literary agent Eric Reuben. He's represented dozens of best-selling authors and gives writers step-by-step advice --Entrepreneur Writer and Business Expert Jill Shiefelbein on how she wrote her book quickly and got it published by a top publisher. --Multiple New York Times Best Selling author John David Mann on how to create writing success PLUS authors, publishers and agents from all over the world giving their top tips. This is not a writing podcast you want to miss.

The Writing Gym podcast is a writer's go-to source for quality information about how to finish, publish, and market writing in all genres. Not only does it give you the implementable steps you need, it's fun. No snorefest here. You'll laugh at the Quirk O' the week and enjoy hard-hitting advice from top agents, best-selling authors, and publishers. Writers ask: -How do I write a novel? -How do I publish a novel? -What are literary agents looking for? -How do I get a literary agent? -How do I build an author platform? -How do I market and sell my book? Get answers to these questions PLUS a FREE downloadable each work to move your writing toward publishable FAST. Here are a few sample writing podcast episodes: --Top NYC literary agent Eric Reuben. He's represented dozens of best-selling authors and gives writers step-by-step advice --Entrepreneur Writer and Business Expert Jill Shiefelbein on how she wrote her book quickly and got it published by a top publisher. --Multiple New York Times Best Selling author John David Mann on how to create writing success PLUS authors, publishers and agents from all over the world giving their top tips. This is not a writing podcast you want to miss.
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The Writing Gym podcast is a writer's go-to source for quality information about how to finish, publish, and market writing in all genres. Not only does it give you the implementable steps you need, it's fun. No snorefest here. You'll laugh at the Quirk O' the week and enjoy hard-hitting advice from top agents, best-selling authors, and publishers. Writers ask: -How do I write a novel? -How do I publish a novel? -What are literary agents looking for? -How do I get a literary agent? -How do I build an author platform? -How do I market and sell my book? Get answers to these questions PLUS a FREE downloadable each work to move your writing toward publishable FAST. Here are a few sample writing podcast episodes: --Top NYC literary agent Eric Reuben. He's represented dozens of best-selling authors and gives writers step-by-step advice --Entrepreneur Writer and Business Expert Jill Shiefelbein on how she wrote her book quickly and got it published by a top publisher. --Multiple New York Times Best Selling author John David Mann on how to create writing success PLUS authors, publishers and agents from all over the world giving their top tips. This is not a writing podcast you want to miss.

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Episodes

Retreat to Writing

5/13/2019
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Hey there writers and muse daters! This week’s full length episode is focused on the retreat! Have you ever wanted to get away and just write? Have the constant worries of day to day life impacted your writing and held you back? Do you have no clue how to pick a reliable, safe, and fun writing retreat! Well look no further. Michele Romaine, the fabulous. In this episode you’ll discover:

Duration:00:18:54

How To Find the Peace and Quiet You Need To Write

5/9/2019
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In this episode you’ll discover: How to find the peace and quiet you need to write How to select the right writing retreat How to break out of everyday excuses and WRITE

Duration:00:04:00

How to Overcome Fear and Writers’ Block and WRITE That Book

5/6/2019
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In this episode you’ll discover: How to finish writing a book--even if you never have before How to get your story out onto the page How to break out of the revision cycle and move forward into finishing a book How to find the right kind of writing group that move your writing forward How to get over the fear of “Is my writing good enough?” How to get over the fear of “Will anyone ever want to read my writing?” How to break out of that negative mindset and move forward in your...

Duration:00:26:59

The Connection Between Neuroscience and Writing

5/2/2019
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In this featured highlight episode, Andi speaks to Annalisa about the connection between neuroscience and writing. This connection is featured in The Writing Gym programs and is absolutely essential to understanding your own writing. Enjoy and stay tuned for the full episode!

Duration:00:07:35

Book to Speaking Career: How to

4/29/2019
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In this episode you’ll discover: How to build a business out of your book How to create an impact with your book How to title your book well How to create effective pacing in your book How to create a speaking career out of your book The steps to creating a speaking career Is it OK to give away books? How to start booking speaking engagements What time of day is the best for writing

Duration:00:22:01

How Long Should it Take to Write a Book?

4/25/2019
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In this week's highlight episode, Andi and Annalisa talk to inspirational speaker and author Mark Hardcastle. This highlight features Mark's advice on how long it should take to write your book! Stay tuned for the full length episode, coming soon!

Duration:00:03:36

No Excuses: How to Finish & Publish your Novel

4/22/2019
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In this featured Writing Gym alum podcast, Andi speaks to Stephen Oliver. Stephen is a science-fiction & fantasy author, Writing Gym alum, and working on revising his next novel! In this episode you’ll discover:

Duration:00:26:54

How to Find the Time Away to Write

4/19/2019
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In this featured Writing Gym alumni episode, Stephen Oliver talks about his own writing experiences. The focus of this particular highlight episode is how to find the time away to write. Enjoy this highlight episode and stay tuned for the full episode coming out shortly!

Duration:00:04:10

Top Tips for Debut Authors: How to Work with an Editor

4/15/2019
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In this week's full episode, Annalisa and Andi speak to Ami McConnell. She's a Nashville-based writer and editor that has served as both Editor-in-Chief and Vice President of Howard Books at Simon & Schuster and as an acquiring editor for HarperCollins. She’s edited numerous New York Times and USA Today bestsellers and award-winning trade books. She will be giving out her top tips for debut authors on how to work with an editor.

Duration:00:24:30

Top Tips for First-Time Authors on Entering Today’s Publishing Industry

4/11/2019
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In this week's highlight episode, Annalisa and Andi speak to Ami McConnell. She's a Nashville-based writer and editor that has served as both Editor-in- Chief and Vice President of Howard Books at Simon & Schuster and as an acquiring editor for HarperCollins. She’s edited numerous New York Times and USA Today bestsellers and award-winning trade books. She will be giving out her top tips about how first-time authors can enter today's publishing industry with expertise.

Duration:00:05:33

Stop Project Hopping and Finish that Novel

4/9/2019
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In this featured alumni episode, the Writing Gym Podcast welcome alum Jason Bock. Jason shares his own writing journey and struggles, as well as how he overcame them. We hope that his experiences can inform your own and help you on your journey to success! In this episode you’ll discover:

Duration:00:29:24

How to Get the Accountability, Guidance, and Direction to Finish Your Novel

4/4/2019
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In this week's very special alumni highlight episode, Andi speaks with Writing Gym author Jason Bock about how he got the accountability, guidance, and direction to finish his own novel. Perhaps his story will inspire your own journey. Stay tuned for the full-length episode!

Duration:00:05:15

How to Sell Your Books in Bookstores, Libraries, and Chain Stores

3/11/2019
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In this episode, Annalisa and Andi talk to Amy Collins of New Shelves Books. Do you have dreams of finishing your book but have no idea what you would do afterward? Do you have a finished book and aren’t sure how to sell it? Do you have questions about how to price your book or how to adapt to the changing publishing industry? Well we’re going to answer those questions and more in this episode!

Duration:00:26:34

The Future of Publishing & How the Publishing Industry is Changing

3/7/2019
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In this week's highlight episode Annalisa and Andi speak to Amy Collins of New Shelves Books about the changing publishing industry and what authors can do to make sure they can adapt.

Duration:00:05:16

The Craft Behind a Publishable Novel with Vivian Jamieson

3/4/2019
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In this week's behind the scenes episode, Andi interviews Vivian Jamieson, Writing Gym alum and author extraordinaire. They will talk all about Vivian's experience with the Writing Gym, what led her there, and how her experience can help you! In this episode you’ll discover:

Duration:00:35:03

How to Find the RIGHT Writing Community

2/28/2019
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In this highlight episode, Andi interviews Writing Gym alum Vivian Jamieson about her experience in the program. This little treat will focus on Vivian's journey to find the right writing community to make her a better author.

Duration:00:04:23

All Authors Must Promote Themselves. Myth or Fact?

2/21/2019
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In this week's full episode, get amazing top tips from publicist Samara Rafert about how to promote your book and work with your publicist. Have you always wondered what happens after you get a publishing contract? How much of the "all authors must promote themselves" is really a myth, and how much is true? How much support do publishing houses REALLY offer first-time authors? Well, here's your opportunity to be in the know. In this episode we interview Samara, a publicist for a major...

Duration:00:17:29

How to Get Media Connections and National Exposure for Your Book

2/18/2019
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In this week's highlight episode, Annalisa and Andi speak to publicist Samara Rafert about how to get media connections and national exposure for your book. Make sure you stay tuned later in the week for the full episode with inside tips about exactly what kind of publicity a publishing house will give you.

Duration:00:04:28

The Number One Complaint Agents Have About Your Manuscript

2/14/2019
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In this episode, Annalisa and Andi talk dive into the issues that agents, publishers, and editors have about your manuscript. The problem will be talked about at length and you'll find out how to avoid it! You'll also get to hear the answers to all of these questions:

Duration:00:20:07

What do Agents Look for in a Novel

2/11/2019
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In this highlight episode, Annalisa and Andi talk about what agents look for in a novel. It's a question that that gets asked all of the time in the Writing Gym, and it's so exciting to share this little snippet with all of the listeners! If you want to hear even more details about exactly what agents, publishers, and editors are looking for in your work, listen to the full episode on Thursday!

Duration:00:04:39