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The Author Inside You Podcast is an online radio show designed to encourage authors to write and publish their first book. The podcast, produced and hosted by Leah and Matt Rafferty, is recorded in an interview style with a different author on each episode. The guests share their insights on creating their first book, from the rejections to the praise, with the hope that through their motivation, we can all one day publish the book of our dreams! ​If you have a comment or suggestion for a future guest, please let us know!

The Author Inside You Podcast is an online radio show designed to encourage authors to write and publish their first book. The podcast, produced and hosted by Leah and Matt Rafferty, is recorded in an interview style with a different author on each episode. The guests share their insights on creating their first book, from the rejections to the praise, with the hope that through their motivation, we can all one day publish the book of our dreams! ​If you have a comment or suggestion for a future guest, please let us know!
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The Author Inside You Podcast is an online radio show designed to encourage authors to write and publish their first book. The podcast, produced and hosted by Leah and Matt Rafferty, is recorded in an interview style with a different author on each episode. The guests share their insights on creating their first book, from the rejections to the praise, with the hope that through their motivation, we can all one day publish the book of our dreams! ​If you have a comment or suggestion for a future guest, please let us know!

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English

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Episodes

Amazon's Secret To Being A Best Seller - Stephanie Lee

11/16/2017
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21 days to write a book, why are you waiting? Stephanie Lee, author of Southpaw: A Tale About A Girl's Imagination, wrote her novel in three weeks! In this episode of The Author Inside You podcast, we learn some great secrets to becoming a best seller on Amazon. Also, we are reminded that to become a successful writer, you must see yourself as an author. http://thesouthpawbook.com talktalesandtrivia@gmail.com http://peggymccoll.com/go/21dayauthor

Duration: 00:32:59


How Dreams Became A Novel - Denise J Bryson

11/7/2017
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What started out as a dream has become a novel - literally! Author Denise Bryson wrote In The Footsteps of a Killer over a 20 year period, as recollection from her nightly dreams. In this episode of The Author Inside You podcast, Denise shares how her dreams became a reality.

Duration: 00:17:54


Being Persistent With Query Letters Pays Off! - Kristen Hansen Brakeman

10/25/2017
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After writing more than 100 query letters, author Kristen Hansen Brakeman landed a publishing deal. Her persistence paid off! In this episode of The Author Inside You, Kristen shares her journey (and shares a few funny stories too.) Funny video from Kristen: https://youtu.be/IHEyvtpk0Lk

Duration: 00:15:06


How To Book A Library Presentation - Eleanor Kuhns

10/17/2017
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As an assistant director at a New York public library, Eleanor Kuhns understands the fine print when it comes to booking an author to speak at a library event. In this episode of The Author Inside You, Eleanor shares many great tips on how to get in front of your audience and maybe even sell a few books.

Duration: 00:24:38


Tell Me a Story - Mike Olszewski

10/9/2017
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Research can be fun as long as you are passionate about your topic. Author Mike Olszewski and his wife Janice did many hours of research for their Cleveland TV Tales series because they have a great love for local TV history. In this episode of The Author Inside You podcast, Mike shares with us some great tips for researching and storytelling.

Duration: 00:26:08


This Is Why You Have To Write Every Day - Thomas Conner

10/3/2017
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Decades after he began writing, author Thomas Conner recently published his first book. In this episode of The Author Inside You podcast, Tom shares his journey of how he began writing before he was a teenager, why it's important to write every day, and how networking connections helped him land a publishing contract.

Duration: 00:26:56


How To Create A Great Book Cover - Enrique Voltaire

9/26/2017
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Creating a great book cover is one of the most important aspects of publishing your book. Author Enrique Voltaire shares some fantastic advice about how to find inspiration for your cover and how to find an inexpensive artist to bring it all together. www.EnriqueVoltaire.com Enrique@EnriqueVoltaire.com

Duration: 00:19:19


Get Paid To Read Your Book At Schools

9/19/2017
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Author Maria Dismondy is a real go-getter! Not only has she written nine children's books, Maria has started her own publishing company and she posts to her social media accounts five times a day! How does a mother of three do all this? In this episode of The Author Inside You, Maria shares some great organizational advice, plus some fantastic tips on how to get paid to read your book at schools.

Duration: 00:30:10


If You Really Want A Book, WRITE IT! - Sean Douglas

9/12/2017
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If you are interested in unlocking your true potential and elevating your life, then Sean Douglas is your man! Sean is the author of Decisions: The Power To Overcome Self-Defeating Behaviors and he is our guest on this episode of The Author Inside You. To contact or to learn more about Sean, click here: TheSuccessCorps.com

Duration: 00:27:41


Recently Booked on 55 Radio Shows - Jodee Prouse

9/4/2017
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It took three years for Jodee Prouse to write a memoir centered on her brother's addiction to alcohol. She ended up self-publishing the book after she wrote more than 250 query letters! Her advice to fellow authors? Surround yourself with people who can help you. jodeeprouse.com/

Duration: 00:23:52


034 Kristie Knights

8/30/2017
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Duration: 00:29:08


What's Ordinary To You Is Extraordinary To Others - Aaron Walker

8/23/2017
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If you are looking to get motivated to write your book, then this episode is for you! Author Aaron Walker explains how he used a mastermind group for motivation for his first book, View From The Top.

Duration: 00:30:46


Don't Even Think About It, Just Start Writing! - Kaylee Shadows

8/16/2017
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Kaylee Shadows enjoys traveling and saving money at the same time. Her friends appreciated her great money saving tips so much that they encouraged her to write a book. Six months later she had it completed and now it's available on Amazon! Her advice to authors? "Get out of your own way and start writing."

Duration: 00:20:25


You Don't Have To Be Great, You Just Have To Have Passion - Kim Interdonato

8/9/2017
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Author Kim Interdonato wrote her first book about dating, and she's not afraid to share her mistakes. Author mistakes, that is! If fear is holding you back from publishing your book, then this episode is a must listen for you! Kim says "If you believe in your book and believe in yourself, then you are going to go very, very far."

Duration: 00:29:47


A Foundling Shares His Story - Joseph Wood

8/1/2017
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If you're like most people, you have never heard the term foundling. Saving Joey is author Joseph Wood's experience as a foundling and how his life was saved by the kindness of a stranger.

Duration: 00:44:03


Let People In, They Want To Root For You - Jacquelyn Sill

7/26/2017
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While vacationing in Thailand, author Jacquelyn Sill journaled about her experiences. That journal was an inspiration for Jacquelyn's book Where the Water Rages. During this episode of The Author Inside You podcast she shares some valuable insight into character development and the importance of having an experienced editor on your team.

Duration: 00:36:54


I Published a Book - Start to Finish and You Can Do It Too!

7/19/2017
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Russ Grimes, an engineer from Michigan, often dreamed of being a super hero. The process took more than a year, but Russ wrote a young adult book that features his alter-ego as the main character. In this episode of The Author Inside You, Russ tells us that the hardest part for him was just getting started. For some inspiration on getting started, listen to this interview with Russ!

Duration: 00:19:43


Step Out and Try Something New - Stephanie Baruffi

7/12/2017
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We all know we should be building our audiences and be more active on social media. Stephanie Baruffi is our guest on this episode of The Author Inside You, and she has some great tips on how to grow your social media audience. If you're ready to be motivated, you have to listen to this episode of TAIY!

Duration: 00:33:45


Write What You Want To Read - Jackie D

7/5/2017
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Jackie D discovered that finding a publisher that specialized in her genre helped make her book a reality. In this episode of The Author Inside You, we discuss some great tips for fighting writer's block.

Duration: 00:24:02


Nothing Happens Until You Start Typing - Bob Adamov

6/28/2017
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Author Bob Adamov did not write and publish his first book until he was 51 years old. Now he has published 10 books with two more in the works. Regardless of your background or age, it's never too late to begin writing your book!

Duration: 00:34:47

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