Episode 11

How to Become a Great Writer with Thomas Umstaddt Jr.


April 23rd, 2020

47 mins 1 sec

Season 1

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About this Episode

Special Guest Thomas Umstaddt Jr.
Novel Marketing Podcast
Christian Publishing Show
Author Media

It's easier now more than ever to publish a book.

Indie is self-publishing where you pay for everything upfront. You design, print, market, and sell your book.

Traditional is signing a contract with a publishing company who takes control and the financial risk of your book. The publishing company will pay for editing, layout, cover, printing, marketing and selling the book. You will market and sell your book along with the publishing company.

Writing short stories is a great way to develop your writing.

Key Writing Craft Concepts:
Show Don't Tell
Tight Writing

Where can you start learning from Thomas?
Novel Marketing Podcast
Christian Publishing Show
Author Media

What do we both want to read?
Peter DeHaan's 52 Churches.
Click here to learn more about Peter's work or to order his book.

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