Self Publishing Journeys

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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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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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last modified
2019-11-16 19:43
last episode published
2019-11-16 02:00
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4.21 days
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Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd author  
paul@paulteague.com (paul@paulteague.com) managing editor  
Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd owner  
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Number of Episodes
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Paul's Podcast Diary 16th November

Coming up this week: Brace for impact! It's been my blog tour this week and the reviews have been coming in thick and fast! I've just released my week 10 book - Left for Dead - so that's the weekly releases now completed I'm coming into land with Trut...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 9th November

Coming up this week: We’re in the penultimate week of my rapid release sequence - next week I switch to a 28-day release cycle I’ve got my updated sales numbers for September and October and we’re over half a million page reads now! My last book of th...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 2nd November

Coming up this week: NaNoWriMo has begun - I’ll let you know my day one word count I’ll be revealing the number of books I sold in October and September as part of my rapid release schedule And I have BookBub news, this time for one of my sci-fi books...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 26th October

Coming up this week: Morecambe Bay book 3 is well underway - after my initial plotting problems, I’m now 20k words into my final story of 2019! Morecambe Bay 2 - Circle of Lies - is on its way to the editor this weekend after a week of evening edits I...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 19th October

Coming up this week: It’s week six of my rapid release schedule - and was that tumbleweed I just saw rolling by? I’m due to start writing Truth Be Told tomorrow - but I’m having plotting problems My blog tour gets a graphic and some early promo tweets...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 12th October

Coming up this week: It’s official – I’m going on a blog tour for the first book in my Morecambe Bay trilogy! I’m into the final chapters of my seventh book for 2019 I’m about to start work on my EIGHTH and FINAL book of 2019 … BUT I’ve had to bump my...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 5th October

Coming up this week: I’ve got my quarter 4 goals for you, I’ll reveal my new targets for the next 3 months I’ve got the result from my third request to list The Grid 1 on BookBub … I’ll let you know how I got on The planning for my eighth book of the ...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 28th September

Coming up this week: It’s rapid release week 3 ... and I’ve been struck down by another bout of skivitis! I’ve passed the half-way mark on my 7th book of this year Why I’m switching off the Google ads and ramping up the Facebook ads Show notes: https...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 21st September

Coming up this week: Rapid release book 2 has been let out into the world ... Dead of Night is now available as a version 2 book I’ve just had 5 days of BookBub - I’ll let you know how my FOURTH promotion on Don’t Tell Meg has panned out Circle of Lie...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 14th September

Coming up this week: And they’re off! My rapid release project has begun with NYSH launching on Monday 9th September I’ve done it at long last - Now You See Her is number 1 in paid on a US chart AND it got a coveted orange tag! I’ve taken delivery of ...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 9th September [Part 2]

Coming up this week: A step-by-step guide to my rapid release plans for 2019-2020 Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-169-2-09-09-2019/
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Paul's Podcast Diary 7th September [Part 1]

Coming up this week: I’ve just started writing my SEVENTH book of 2019! My Rapid Release schedule begins on Monday, I’ll let you know how I’ve been getting ready I’m back to ordering covers again, this time for the series that I hope will perform as w...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 2nd September 2019 [Part 2]

Coming up this week: In a specially extended episode I’ll be sharing my tech toolkit for indie authors Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-168-2-02-09-2019/
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Paul's Podcast Diary 31st August 2019 [Part 1]

Coming up this week: I’ve just finished writing my SIXTH book of 2019 I start writing the seventh next Thursday! It’s been a subscriber-FEST this week, with my Booksweeps leads being sent over PLUS three of my own giveaway events concluding … I’ll sha...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 26th August 2019 [Part 2]

Coming up this week: I get more of the good, the bad and the ugly of my writing, this time with editor, Julie Cordiner Show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-167-part-2-26-08-2019/
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Paul's Podcast Diary 24th August 2019 [Part 1]

Coming up this week: I’ll have a round-up from my BookFunnel, Prolific Works and StoryOrigin emails … and there are some unexpected results! I've started making promotional graphics for my rapid release campaign – I'll tell you what tools I've been us...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 17th August 2019

Coming up this week: I’ll be getting an end of term report card from author Bill Cokas who got to see my writing in its completely unedited form I’m back advertising on FB after being banned AND The rapid release preparation gathers pace - with new co...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 10th August 2019

Coming up this week: I’m off travelling again - but did anything get done this week? I’m back on BookSweeps, this time with my thrillers I just hit a big target, but it's nothing to do with books 15 Things I’ve Changed My Mind About In Self-Publishing...
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Episode 139: Bill Cokas

Bill Cokas is a writer of humorous suspense novels who's based in North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a journalism degree and has spent more than two decades writing award-winning ads and commercials, ...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 3rd August 2019

Coming up this week: All the gossip from 20BooksEdinburgh It's back to writing book number 21 and my skivitis is now cured (for now!) I'll let you know if my latest BookBub submission was successful My new thriller covers are in and they’re looking GR...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 27th July 2019

Coming up this week: I’ve now got the 20 books written ... so where’s my 50k? That’s one book off for editing and already the next one is planned and ready to get writing again It’s 20BooksEdinburgh weekend ... it’s time to head for the Scottish capit...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 20th July 2019

Coming up this week: I’m back to listing in Giveaway events as I start to top up my email lists - I’m now listed in FOUR thriller events! Now You See Her is 5k words from the end - I’ll let you know how the writing & editing is going More reshuffl...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 13th July 2019

Coming up this week: I have tweaked my rapid release plans - I'll let you know how that changes things now Now You See Her is entering the final push towards completion Why I may have just got a little boost to my plans in September Show notes: https...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 6th July 2019

Coming up this week: I finally reached a KOBO earnings goal this week – it’s been a long time coming! I’ll have my Q3 objectives for you I’ve started my pre-rapid release list boosting plans I have an important announcement if you’ve been a supporter ...
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Episode 138: Jerry Evanoff

Jerry Evanoff is the US-based first-time sci-fi author of Forgetting Tomorrow, book 1 in the Nightmares Through Time series. He is also the presenter of the New Author Podcast which he set up in October 2018 to chart his journey to publication. Jerry i...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 29th June 2019

Coming up this week: I’ll let you know how advertising a sci-fi story in a horror promo worked out for me in this week’s BookBub featured deal I’ll be reviewing my Q2 goals for 2019 I’m revealing the cover for my forthcoming collaboration with Adam Ni...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 22nd June 2019

Coming up this week: I’ll be summing up my plans and strategies for the rapid release of my books in this special read-along-with-Paul edition How my ducks are now all in a row for my next BookBub promo That’s another book edited and off to beta reade...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 15th June 2019

Coming up this week: It’s ‘all-change’ for my Paul J. Teague author name ... my old thrillers have got their new titles I can now announce the name of the author I’m collaborating with next AND the writing has begun ... and never have I been so well p...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 8th June 2019

Coming up this week: How I just received a refund for a disappointing promo So Many Lies is on its way back for final checks this weekend – coming next, it’s time to edit Left for Dead & get writing again! Show notes: https://self-publishing-jour...
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Episode 137: Adam Nicholls [Take 2]

Regular listeners will know I've wanted to re-interview Adam Nicholls for some months now. We first spoke in January 2017 when Adam was struggling to sell his thrillers in any volume and had just released a series of fantasy novels. We met in person at...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 1st June 2019

Coming up this week: I’m making my way through my edit of So Many Lies - I’ll have a progress report for you from the world’s most reluctant editor I have BookBub news after a wait of almost 1 week this time around Amazon made me an offer this week .....
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Paul's Podcast Diary 25th May 2019

Coming up this week: Surprise! I just finished my 4th book of 2019 - and earlier than I’d scheduled! The guy who reckons paperbacks aren’t important just sold 60 of them at one sitting - I’ll tell you how ... The rapid-release testing has begun alread...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 18th May 2019

Coming up this week:   The end is in sight - I’m on target to finish my first draft of Left for Dead next week ... I’ve just landed three big fish for a podcast interview What me and Captain James Cook have in common - it appears I’ve been publish...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 11th May 2019

Coming up this week:   I caught up after my slacking day last week - I’ve written over 20k words since we last spoke! I’m back to BookBub again with another submission for a book promo My thrillers are no longer listed wide ... the pincer movement...
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Episode 136: Kirsten Oliphant

Kirsten Oliphant is a writer, blogger, and presenter of the excellent 'Create If Writing' podcast. At first, she tended to focus more on internet marketing tips and tools,and had published a variety of books online with some success. However, in 2018, ...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 4th May 2019

Coming up this week: How I just achieved my highest number of replies to a mailout EVER … and no, they weren’t refund requests! What I learned from finally getting around to listening to a couple of audio books by Dean Wesley Smith I’ll be talking to ...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 27th April 2019

The Secret Bunker has been submitted to BookBub for the 14th time - but did it get accepted? I had hoped to start writing my next psychological thriller on Thursday - I'll reveal if I cut the first turf this week! Why I took a day-trip for writing ins...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 20th April 2019

Coming up this week: Military science-fiction book 3 has been dispatched - now it’s just a waiting game Why I MAY have to move my writing dates this month! I get to record a podcast interview with a new self-publishing superstar! Show notes: https://...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 13th April 2019

Coming up this week: A 5-day warning from KDP Select! I’m back in non-fiction after a quick polish and re-release I’ve been doing my taxes - so I’m going to tell you how much income I generated for each book channel over the past year My quest to impr...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 6th April 2019

Coming up this week:   I’ve got my Q2 goals all teed up and ready to go - I’ll let you know what I’ll be up to between April & June this year I’ve made a radical change in favour of KDP Select - I’ll share my strategy with you this episode Why...
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[3/3] Paul’s Podcast Diary 3-Year Anniversary Editions

Coming up this week: It’s a celebration of 3 years of this podcast today! To mark the occasion, I’m going to share 75 things over 3 episodes that I’ve learned which may be useful to you as a self-published author If you’re new to the podcast, this w...
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[2/3] Paul’s Podcast Diary 3-Year Anniversary Editions

Coming up this week: It’s a celebration of 3 years of this podcast today! To mark the occasion, I’m going to share 75 things over 3 episodes that I’ve learned which may be useful to you as a self-published author If you’re new to the podcast, this w...
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[1/3] Paul’s Podcast Diary 3-Year Anniversary Editions

Coming up this week: It’s a celebration of 3 years of this podcast today! To mark the occasion, I’m going to share 75 things over 3 episodes that I’ve learned which may be useful to you as a self-published author If you’re new to the podcast, this w...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 30th March 2019

Coming up this week: It’s the end of the first quarter of the year – I’ll be reviewing what’s been achieved and what has not! Book 3, draft 1 is finished – but is writing at that speed a good thing to aspire to? PLUS all this week’s author news and go...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 23rd March 2019

Coming up this week:   The end is in sight - I’m going to cross the finish line writing three books between mid-January and March ... I’ve the results of my 13th submission of The Secret Bunker to BookBub ... Why I’m cross with Kobo this week Sho...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 16th March 2019

Coming up this week:   It’s on! I signed the contract for my Military Sci-Fi collaboration this week ... I can now share the details with you :-) After much dithering, I’m finally RE-booked in to 20Books Edinburgh Why I’m tweaking my writing plans...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 9th March 2019

Coming up this week: My 2nd book of the year is now completed after a 4-day writeathon last week I take an unscheduled skive day because it’s all proven a bit too much My BookBub promo continues to spread the love Show notes: https://self-publishing-...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 2nd March 2019

Coming up this week: Why there are signs of diminishing returns on BookBub this week The results of my three list-building promos which have been running this week We’re into the home straight as I’m now into the final 10k words of my second book of 2...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 23rd February 2019

Coming up this week: The countdown is on for Monday’s latest BookBub promo - I’ll tell you how I’ve been warning up It’s a list-building frenzy this week and I’m taking part in THREE new events I’ll be over the half-way line for my second Military Sci...
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Paul's Podcast Diary 16th February 2019

Coming up this week:   I’m back on BookFunnel and BookSweeps building up my list of subscribers The first of my new-style blog posts was published this week - all created with the help of my readers! How I simplified my systems this week by re-pub...
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