Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 140 Jon Evans [Take 2] Writing Collaborations

In my second interview with Jon Evans, we chat about the collaborative process which has just culminated in us launching a trilogy of military sci-fi books together in December 2019-January 2020. We agreed to collaborate after recording our first interview for the podcast, after my initial reluctance. Jon usually writes with his brother, James, but…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 139: Bill Cokas

Bill Cokas is a writer of humorous suspense novels who’s based in North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a journalism degree and has spent more than two decades writing award-winning ads and commercials, first in Chicago, and now back in North Carolina, where he also teaches writing…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 138: Jerry Evanoff

Jerry Evanoff is the US-based first-time sci-fi author of Forgetting Tomorrow, book 1 in the Nightmares Through Time series. He is also the presenter of the New Author Podcast which he set up in October 2018 to chart his journey to publication. Jerry is a regular attendee at 20Books events, having been at both Las…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 137: Adam Nicholls [Take 2]

Regular listeners will know I’ve wanted to re-interview Adam Nicholls for some months now. We first spoke in January 2017 when Adam was struggling to sell his thrillers in any volume and had just released a series of fantasy novels. We met in person at 20Books London in 2018 then – the next thing I…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 136: Kirsten Oliphant

Kirsten Oliphant is a writer, blogger, and presenter of the excellent ‘Create If Writing’ podcast. At first, she tended to focus more on internet marketing tips and tools,and had published a variety of books online with some success. However, in 2018, Kirsten doubled-down on her writing and began to write sweet romance books – to…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 135: Jeremy Thompson

Jeremy Thompson is the Managing Director of Troubador Publishing and The Book Guild. Matador is the company’s self-publishing imprint and The Book Guild is the mainstream and partnership publishing company. Several of the authors interviewed on this podcast have opted to self-publish their books through Matador and those who have published more than one title,…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 134: Orna Ross

Orna Ross is an award-winning and bestselling independent novelist and poet, who also writes guides for other authors and creative entrepreneurs. She is founder and Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors, the professional association for self-publishing writers and The Creativist Club, a support, motivation and accountability group for creative entrepreneurs. She has been named “one of…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 133: Gary Collins

Gary Collins has a very interesting and unique background that includes military intelligence, Special Agent for the U.S. State Department Diplomatic Security Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and U.S. Food and Drug Administration. His background and expert knowledge brings a much-needed perspective to today’s areas of simple living, health, nutrition, entrepreneurship, self-help…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 132: John Hindmarsh [Take 2]

John Hindmarsh, a writer of thrillers and sci-fi novels who first appeared on this podcast in July 2017. John is well-known in the 20Books and indie author community and received an astonishing response to a post he wrote in 20Books revealing his amazing achievements at the age of 78. He has been dealing with some…

Continue Reading →

Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 131: Edwin Downward

Edwin Downward is a Canadian writer who describes himself as a ‘writer of Science Fiction Adventures’. His debut novel is called ‘Synergy of Hopes’ and it was published in 2015. The second novel – ‘Into The Crucible’ – was published earlier this year. Edwin has also written ‘One’s World’ which is a teaser into his science…

Continue Reading →

Page 1 of 12