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Two chatty authors connecting writers together one question at a time by asking all the "write" questions.

The Merry Writer Podcast Ari & Rachel

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Two chatty authors connecting writers together one question at a time by asking all the "write" questions.

    How Do You Figure Out Your Target Audience? | Ep. 124 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    How Do You Figure Out Your Target Audience? | Ep. 124 | The Merry Writer Podcast

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    Do you know who your target audience is for your book? How do you begin to figure it out?

    This week, Ari and Rachel discuss what a target audience is and ways you can find yours.



    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below about the advice shared in the episode.


     
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    • 28 min
    How Do You Collaborate With Other Authors? | Ep. 123 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    How Do You Collaborate With Other Authors? | Ep. 123 | The Merry Writer Podcast

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    Have you ever considered collaborating with another author?  If so, then check out today's episode where author Morgan R R Haze joins Ari and Rachel.  This guest author is actually 3 writers who collaborate on their novel series. 
     

    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below about the advice shared in the episode.

     

    ABOUT MORGAN R R HAZE

    We are three siblings writing under one pen name. We grew up in the Mojave desert, literally an hour away from everything. Supportive parents, creative friends and hours of play using our imaginations lead us to developing our creative skills.

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    • 30 min
    How Do You Write A Good Author Bio? | Ep. 122 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    How Do You Write A Good Author Bio? | Ep. 122 | The Merry Writer Podcast

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    Do you have your author bio written yet? How about a few different versions of it?

    This week, Ari and Rachel discuss how to write a good author bio, such as what elements to include, how long it should be, and more.



    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below about the advice shared in the episode.


     
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    • 27 min
    What Are Some Good Marketing Strategies? | Ep. 121 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    What Are Some Good Marketing Strategies? | Ep. 121 | The Merry Writer Podcast

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    Marketing may not be everyone's favourite thing to do, but there are strategies that can put you on the best footing.  In today's episode, we discuss some marketing strategies to put in place when you are working on your marketing plan.



    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below about the advice shared in the episode.


     
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    • 27 min
    What Do You Need To Know About Self-Publishing Companies? | Ep. 120 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    What Do You Need To Know About Self-Publishing Companies? | Ep. 120 | The Merry Writer Podcast

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    Do you know the difference between self-publishing your book yourself or going through a vanity press?

    This week, Ari and Rachel discuss the differences and red flags to watch for when it comes to going through a self-publishing company.



    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below about the advice shared in the episode.

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    Writers Beware | Kindlepreneur | Atticus | Vellum


     
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    • 28 min
    How Do You Plan A Series? | Ep. 119 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    How Do You Plan A Series? | Ep. 119 | The Merry Writer Podcast

    Are you writing a series but aren't sure how to start?  Then check out today's episode where author Helen Scheuerer joins Ari and Rachel in discussing how to plan a series and things you might need to consider. 

    As always, thanks for listening, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below!







     


    ABOUT HELEN SCHEUERER

     

    Helen Scheuerer is the YA fantasy author of the bestselling series, The Oremere Chronicles and the Curse of the Cyren Queen quartet. Her work has been highly praised for its strong, flawed female characters and its action-packed plots. Her books have often been likened to Sarah J Maas' Throne of Glass series, and the epic #girlpower film, Wonderwoman.

    Helen’s love of writing and books led her to pursue a Bachelor of Creative Writing, majoring at the University of Wollongong and a Masters of Publishing at the University of Sydney.

    Now a full-time author, Helen lives amidst the mountains in New Zealand and is constantly dreaming up new stories.

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