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Self Publishing Journeys

The Self Publishing Journeys podcast is a weekly show for all indie authors. Show host Paul Teague interviews self- published authors about their writing journeys, passing on hints, tips and tricks along the way. He'll also chat to experts in related fields - proofreaders, development editors, cover designers, PR specialists, author platform creators - and they'll be offering their best advice and strategies.
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Mar 28, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • It’s the end of the first quarter of 2020, so I’ll also be reviewing my writing goals for the past 3 months and seeing what kind of a start to the year it’s been
  • It’s official! I’m going off-piste for the next 2 months ... the schedule is getting thrown out of the window until June!
  • I celebrated my 55th birthday this week, so I’ll be revealing how a 55-year-old celebrates his birthday in a Coronavirus-friendly way - prepare to roll your eyes if you’re under 50!

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-28-03-2020/

Mar 21, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • I’ll be uploading the final interiors for two books this weekend - and I’ve got the cover for my next book already!
  • I’m finally grappling with some essential data after managing to avoid some boring spreadsheet work
  • I have BookBub news for you - how did The Grid 1 fare this week when I submitted it for a promo?

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-21-03-2020/

Mar 14, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • I revived an age-old skill this week - by using ISBN numbers that I bought on Nielson’s website!
  • I’ve just received my first paycheck for my Military Sci-Fi books
  • I’ve been booking in editing work with my fiction dates now fixed for the latter part of this year

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-14-03-2020/

Mar 7, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • My ‘chalk & cheese’ psychological thriller Two Years After has been on blog tour all week - so what was the final verdict?
  • I’ve taken the decision this week NOT to attend LBF & SPF Live - I’ll be explaining why
  • Wednesday was my last day of salaried work - I’ll let you know what’s coming up next. Plot spoiler - my tea consumption is likely to increase!

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-07-03-2020/

Feb 29, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • My second blog tour kicks off next week – but will I be able to shake off the bad reviews?
  • Draft 1 of my non-fiction book is completed – I’m now working through the feedback that podcast listeners have left me
  • I have news of a momentous money-related matter that occurred this week.

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-29-02-2020/

Feb 22, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • We’ve been away in Amsterdam this week - I’ll be updating you on the meagre amounts of author work that got done
  • I have double BookBub news for you in sci-fi and thrillers - but is it a thumbs up, thumbs down or maybe a bit of both?
  • The life of a struggling indie author viewed through 5 years’ worth of D2D tax reports

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-22-02-2020/

Feb 15, 2020

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Feb 8, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • Now You See Her is now officially mine, but it’s not without its practical problems ... I’ll let you know what I still need to get sorted with Amazon
  • I’ve put in an email directly to Jeff Bezos to get a problem with my books sorted out
  • My podcasting book is half-way through and this time I’m being multi-edited!

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-08-02-2020/

Feb 1, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • I’ve abandoned a writing project for the first time since I started writing in 2014 ... I’ll explain what happened and why!
  • Another week, another book release ... the final part of my Military Sci-Fi trilogy was released today
  • In a development that was a surprise even to me, I’ve just bought the rights back to my collaborative book co-written with Adam Nicholls - Now You See Her her is coming come!

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-01-02-2020/

Jan 25, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • We’re only at week 3 of a New Year and already I’ve been a great big naughty slacker!
  • I’ve had a disappointment this week - can you guess what it is without me telling you?
  • In spite of it all I’ve polished off another 10k words of my fiction story and 5k words of my non-fiction book!

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-25-01-2020/

Jan 18, 2020

Coming up this week:

 

  • The 2020 writing has begun - I just wrote the first 5k words of End of Men today!
  • My first non-fiction project of 2020 is also underway - I also started work on my podcast guide this week
  • I’ve resolved a couple of things that I’ve been dithering about and I’ll let you know the outcomes in today’s update

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-18-01-2020/

 

 

Jan 11, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • We’re back to the weekly diaries and I’ll be bringing you right up-to-date with everything that’s happened in the past 7 days
  • Just in case you thought my rapid releases ended in November, I set loose another book in the world this week – Truth Be Told was released on Monday!
  • I’ve hit a personal pre-sales record too – I’ll let you know the final count AND I’ll tell you how the planning is going on my first fiction book of 2020 …

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-11-01-2020/

Jan 4, 2020

Coming up this week:

  • I'll be revealing my Q1 goals and letting you know what I've got planned for 2020
  • I have another two 'catch-up' diaries for you, recorded while this podcast was on hiatus
  • I'll be giving you another important update on the future of this podcast and revealing some BIG news which I've been keeping under wraps

Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-04-01-2020/

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