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Our mission is to help other fantasy authors with writing, marketing, and selling books to fans all over the world.

The Am Writing Fantasy podcast is hosted by Jesper Schmidt and Autumn Birt, two bestselling fantasy authors who have self-published more than 20 books between them. In addition, Autumn is an award winner for best worldbuilding and was nominated for best book of 2017.

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Our mission is to help other fantasy authors with writing, marketing, and selling books to fans all over the world.

The Am Writing Fantasy podcast is hosted by Jesper Schmidt and Autumn Birt, two bestselling fantasy authors who have self-published more than 20 books between them. In addition, Autumn is an award winner for best worldbuilding and was nominated for best book of 2017.

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 57 – How to Write Compelling Heroes and Villains (with Sacha Black)

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 57 – How to Write Compelling Heroes and Villains (with Sacha Black)

    In episode 57 of the Am Writing Fantasy podcast, Jesper is joined by the awesome and energetic Sacha Black.
    Sacha is a fantasy author. She is an editor and the host of The Rebel Author Podcast.
    Sacha has also written several guides and workbooks on how to write compelling heroes and villains. So, we’re going to learn from her great insights on creating memorable characters.
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST!
    Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 43 min
    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 56 – Six Revenue Streams for Authors

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 56 – Six Revenue Streams for Authors

    Writing a book is fantastic! But did you know that there are ways of leveraging your skills as a writer and the time you've put into creating a book to create more revenue streams?
    In this episode, Autumn and Jesper go over the pros and stumbling blocks to six additional revenue streams that writers can utilize to expand their author careers and grow their success.
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST! Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 46 min
    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 55 – How to Prepare for a New Year of Writing

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 55 – How to Prepare for a New Year of Writing

    On the verge of a new year, Autumn and Jesper decided to share some of the best practices authors should be aware of as they prepare for a another year of writing.
    Goal setting - especially the need to set realistic goals - is also discussed in this episode 55 of the Am Writing Fantasy podcast.
    As mentioned, please provide some feedback on what you like and what you don't like so much about the podcast (if anything).
    You can reach Autumn on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Weifarer
    And Jesper: https://twitter.com/SchmidtJesper
    Or send an email via the contact form on this page: https://www.amwritingfantasy.com/about/ 
    We would love the feedback.
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST!
    Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 43 min
    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 54 – Would Scrivener Help Your Writing?

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 54 – Would Scrivener Help Your Writing?

    If you are a writer and hang out online, you've probably heard of Scrivener. Why do the authors who use it love it so much?
    Join Jesper and Autumn as they break down why they use this writing software, the benefits they've found in their writing, and the features they love. You may be surprised at how much one platform can help your writing!
    Check out the tutorial video on Scrivener and see if it is right for you at https://www.literatureandlatte.com/learn-and-support/video-tutorials?os=macOS
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST! Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 39 min
    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 53 – How to use read-through to REVOLUTIONIZE your series sales (with Adam Croft)

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 53 – How to use read-through to REVOLUTIONIZE your series sales (with Adam Croft)

    In this last episode of 2019, Jesper talks to Adam Croft.
    Adam is one of the most successful indie authors in the world. Having sold more than two million books, he earns seven figures a year as an author.
    The concept of read-through is explained. We cover why it’s important? How to calculate it? And how it could revolutionize the sales of your book series?
    As a special for the Am Writing Fantasy audience, Adam is offering a LIFE-TIME discount on 50% on ALL of his author courses. The discount code is AMWRITINGFANTASY and the courses can be found at: https://courses.indieauthormindset.com.
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST!
    Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 38 min
    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 52 – Holiday Special! How to create a holiday for your fantasy world

    The AmWritingFantasy Podcast: Episode 52 – Holiday Special! How to create a holiday for your fantasy world

    We are in the thick of the holiday season, so what better time to talk about adding holidays to your fantasy story?
    Jesper and Autumn discuss the steps to make a holiday relevant to your world and story in this slightly more light-hearted episode. Expect laughter as well as some useful tips to add holidays and lots of holiday-induced tension to your WIP!
    Tune in for new episodes EVERY single Monday.
    SUPPORT THE AM WRITING FANTASY PODCAST! Please tell a fellow author about the show and visit us at Apple podcast and leave a rating and review.
    Join us at www.patreon.com/AmWritingFantasy. For as little as a dollar a month, you’ll get awesome rewards and keep the Am Writing Fantasy podcast going.

    • 36 min

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