The Writer's Market Podcast
By Robert Lee Brewer & Brian A. Klems
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Take control of your writing career with The Writer’s Market Podcast, a show designed to help writers get published and get paid. Topics include how to land a literary agent, book deals, copywriting, ghostwriting, writing competitions, author platform, writing conferences, how to build a successful freelancing career and more. Hosted by Writer’s Digest editors Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems, the show also features interviews with agents, editors, freelancers and other publishing professionals.
||CleanHow to Juggle a Freelance Writing Career & Writing a Novel With Jessica McCann – Episode 11||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems breakdown the transition from freelancing to writing a novel (0:30), share what writers can do on social media to build their visibility (5:50), and talk with freelance writing expert and novelist Jessica McCann,||3/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNew Year’s Resolutions, How to Stay on Track & More – Episode 10||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems discuss New Year’s resolutions for writers, how to stay on track and what you can learn from failed resolutions of the past that can help you reach your writing goals and have an … More »||1/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCopyrights, Defamation of Character, & Contracts Explained with Attorney Amy Cook – Episode 9||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems explain why reposting others’ work on your blog can get you in hot water (0:30), share three ways writers can build a mailing list (5:35), and discuss copyrights, defamation of character,||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to be a Children’s Book Author & Illustrator with Debbie Ridpath Ohi – Episode 8||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems share the three key elements of blogging (3:50), discuss writing and illustrating children’s books with bestselling illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi (5:50) (who illustrated Michael Ian Black’s “Naked” and “I||9/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFrom Day Job to Full-Time Freelance Writing Career with Doug White – Episode 7||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems dish advice about making connections (0:30), discuss how to follow up with editors to land more assignments (5:20), and talk to successful freelancer Doug White (7:50) about how he transitioned from his full-t||9/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Talk to a Literary Agent with Carly Watters – Episode 6||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems share tips and funny encounters with literary agents (1:00), important advice for entering writing contests (11:30), and discuss how to approach an agent (and more) with literary agent Carly Watters (14:00).||7/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOprah Book Club’s First Author Gives Writing & Publishing Advice – Episode 5||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems discuss what books would be in their book clubs (1:00), writing in different points of view (7:05), what to consider when negotiating with publishers (11:25), and talk writing with the first Oprah Book Club author||6/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Start Freelance Writing with Zachary Petit – Episode 4||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems explain how to deal with rejection (8:50), discuss how to create and maintain a successful blog (11:15) and talk specifically about how to land freelance writing assignments (especially when just starting out) with .||5/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding a Freelance Writing Career with Carol Tice – Episode 3||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems discuss the submission process for freelancers (9:30), how to build your author platform on Facebook (11:50), and investments you need to make to grow your freelancing career with freelance writing expert Carol Tice.||4/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTax Tips for Writers with CPA Carol Topp – Episode 2||Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems explain how to write effective query letters (8:05), talk platform building through Twitter (10:50), and discuss key things writers should know about taxes with CPA Carol Topp (15:25).||3/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Great Podcast with Helpful Advice
Brian and Robert are great to listen to if you are looking for advice on turning your writing into a career. The team always seems to have interesting and helpful guests. Highly recommended for any serious writer.
The writers market podcast
Incredibly helpful for writers. Any writer who wants to succeed, should be listening to these well-known unknowledgeable guys.