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The Christian Publishing Show is a podcast to help Christian authors change the world. We talk about how to improve in the craft of writing, how to get published, and how to market effectively. Get expert advice from industry insiders. Hosted by Thomas Umstattd Jr.

The Christian Publishing Show is a podcast to help Christian authors change the world. We talk about how to improve in the craft of writing, how to get published, and how to market effectively. Get expert advice from industry insiders. Hosted by Thomas Umstattd Jr.

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United States

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The Christian Publishing Show is a podcast to help Christian authors change the world. We talk about how to improve in the craft of writing, how to get published, and how to market effectively. Get expert advice from industry insiders. Hosted by Thomas Umstattd Jr.

Language:

English


Episodes

How to Write Split Time With Rachel Hauck

4/7/2020
Our guest today is a New York Times bestselling author who’s novel Once Upon A Prince (affiliate link), was made into an original Hallmark movie. She writes from a quarantine location in sunny central Florida. Links: Website: RachelHauck.com Instagram: @RachelHauck Twitter: @RachelHauck Facebook @RachelHauck Sponsor: Christian Writers Institute With the extension of the tax day, […] The post How to Write Split Time With Rachel Hauck appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:29:33

How to Write Fiction with a Christian Worldview with Brian Godawa

3/31/2020
Our guest today is an award-winning screenwriter, his first feature film was To End All Wars. He is also the best-selling author of the Chronicles of the Nephilim and his new series, Chronicles of the Watchers. The post How to Write Fiction with a Christian Worldview with Brian Godawa appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:44:25

How to Write Faster with Tricia Goyer

3/24/2020
To walk us through this process, we have a special guest. She is a USA Today bestselling author, has published seventy-five books in both fiction and nonfiction, and is a two-time Carol Award winner. And if that wasn’t enough, she’s also a wife and mother of 10 children. Tricia Goyer, welcome to the Christian Publishing […] The post How to Write Faster with Tricia Goyer appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:48:12

How to Prepare Your Next Writers Conference

3/17/2020
Writers’ conferences are a key step in your publishing journey. Especially if you hope to be traditionally published. They are also very expensive and time-consuming. The key to getting the most out of your next writers conference is preparation. And a key tool to prepare ahead of time is a one-sheet. The post How to Prepare Your Next Writers Conference appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:39:27

How to Write Cinematic with Deborah Raney

3/10/2020
How to Write Cinematic with Deborah Raney The post How to Write Cinematic with Deborah Raney appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:34:22

How to Write a Memoir with Susy Flory

3/3/2020
Every year, millions of people set out to write a memoir; and every year, most of them fail. Memoirs are hard to write and even harder to sell to publishers and readers. And yet, every year, millions of readers buy and read memoirs. So how do you write a memoir worth reading? To help answer […] The post How to Write a Memoir with Susy Flory appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:37:00

Ebook Publishing Tips, Tricks, and Traps

2/25/2020
Learn about Ebook Publishing with Mark Coker. The post Ebook Publishing Tips, Tricks, and Traps appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:32:14

What Authors Must Know About Homeschoolers Before Trying to Sell Them Books

2/18/2020
Back in Episode 51 I gave an overview of the Homeschool Market. This episode is the next in that series, where I go into some of the mistakes authors make when trying to sell to homeschoolers. I also cover how to avoid those mistakes. If you are curious why homeschoolers are not interested in your […] The post What Authors Must Know About Homeschoolers Before Trying to Sell Them Books appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:31:33

What does success look like for Christian authors?

2/11/2020
We join guest James L. Rubart as we discuss what success looks like for Christian authors. The post What does success look like for Christian authors? appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:30:02

How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

2/4/2020
Do you feel like a charlatan and that everyone might find out you have no idea what you are talking about? Here is the crazy thing: There is a chance it’s true. You may be an impostor. It may also be a lie. Dunning–Kruger Effect This effect is often described with a story about McArthur Wheeler, […] The post How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:24:45

058 How to Write Believable Fight Scenes with Carla Hoch

1/28/2020
Learn how to write a believable fight scene with guest Carla Hoch The post 058 How to Write Believable Fight Scenes with Carla Hoch appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:41:52

057 Why Platform is Not Important Like You Think

1/21/2020
The following is the outline I used to record this episode. It is not the episode itself! I encourage you to listen to the episode if you can. Why Publishers Care About Platform: Michael Hyatt popularized the term when he started blogging about it about 10 years ago. He also wrote a book about it […] The post 057 Why Platform is Not Important Like You Think appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:26:39

056 How to Find Your Hustle

1/14/2020
For the next few weeks, we will be releasing some “best of” episodes while I spend time with our new baby Thomas Gregory Umstattd, III. Episode Notes This episode originally aired in 2018. We live in a world that is cursed. Because of our sin, God cursed the soil to have thorns and weeds. That […] The post 056 How to Find Your Hustle appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:22:57

055 How to Find Your Courage as an Author

1/6/2020
For the next few weeks, we will be releasing some “best of” episodes while I spend time with our new baby Thomas Gregory Umstattd, III. “Tommy” was born weighing 8 pounds, 14 ounces and he and my wife are both home and doing well. Episode Notes This episode originally aired in 2018. Today I would […] The post 055 How to Find Your Courage as an Author appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:14:49

054 – How to Find an Agent With The Christian Writers Market Guide 2020 Edition

12/17/2019
Finding an Agent using the Christian Writers Market Guide 2020 Edition The post 054 – How to Find an Agent With The Christian Writers Market Guide 2020 Edition appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:22:45

053 Where to Find Mentorship for Your Publishing Career

12/10/2019
Do you ever feel alone in the writing journey? Or perhaps you are not sure what to do next. You don’t need to! In this episode, Thomas talks about 10 different places to find mentorship and the pros and cons of each. The post 053 Where to Find Mentorship for Your Publishing Career appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:53:30

052 The Joyfully Organized Writer with Susan May Warren

12/3/2019
Learn how to become an organized writer featuring Susan May Warren The post 052 The Joyfully Organized Writer with Susan May Warren appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:41:57

051 A Christian Author’s Guide to the Homeschool Market

11/26/2019
Learn how to market to homeschoolers The post 051 A Christian Author’s Guide to the Homeschool Market appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:44:17

050 Between Contract and Launch – What it is like to have a book under contract

11/12/2019
Between Contract and Launch - What it is like to have a book under contract The post 050 Between Contract and Launch – What it is like to have a book under contract appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:43:23

049 Business Mistakes Authors Make (and how to avoid them) with Steve Laube

11/5/2019
Business Mistakes Authors Make (and how to avoid them) With Steve Lubae The post 049 Business Mistakes Authors Make (and how to avoid them) with Steve Laube appeared first on Christian Publishing Show.

Duration:00:39:07