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Conventions are the life blood of any artist. They allow us to meet new fans and connection with existing ones. This year saw me make 45 appearances overall, and exhibit at 37 conventions. I thought...

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This week on the show we have Margot Atwell, Publisher of Gutpunch Press, writer of The Insider’s Guide to Book Publishing Success, and publishing director at Kickstarter. Here is her bio straight from www.emdashandco.com. Margot...

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Today we have Richard Starkings on the show. If you don’t know Richard’s work as a letterer, editor, and writer, then I highly recommend you check out Elephantmen, his Image series that’s run for over...

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This is the second of two panels I participated in at LOSCON this year. The first was a panel I moderated about editing manuscripts and how to find a good editor, which I posted last...

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The Greater Los Angeles Writer’s Society (http://www.glaws.org/) asked me to participate on two panels at LosCon this year. One of which I moderated and the other I participated as a panelist. Loscon was the first...

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Palm Springs Comic Con asked me to be involved in four panels at their November show, which I was thrilled about. Over the next couple of weeks, I will be releasing the live episodes from...

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This week on the show we have Sheri Fink. She’s an inspirational speaker and writer I met at Los Angeles Comic Con, and a fantastic interview. If you like this show, please rate, review and...

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This is the second live episode I recorded straight from the How to Build an Audience even if you don’t have a product…yet panel I moderated at Los Angeles Comic Con. For this panel, we...

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Last weekend I put together two panels for Los Angeles Comic Con. The first one I’ll post next week, but the last panel I put together was a rematch of the epic Self-Funding vs. Kickstarter...

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There is a burning desire inside all of us to create amazing, earth shattering projects. Almost everybody has their ideal project, something they’ve been burning to do since they were children; something that will set...

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This week on the show we have Gina Gagliano from First Second books, a fine purveyor of graphic novels for every reader. If you like this podcast, please subscribe, rate, and review it on your...

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Welcome back, Wannabe and Creators. Today on the show we have SteveStormeon, creator of the Pros and co-founder of Giles Corey Press. I hope you enjoy this one with Steve. If you do, please head...

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