Writer Mom Life
About This Show
A podcast for indie author moms, featuring and made by indie author moms.
Writer Mom Life is a collaboration between the indie author moms Daphne James Huff and J.R. Frontera.
Every other week Daphne interviews self-published moms who are defining success in ways that make sense for them and their Writer Mom Life. J.R. provides quick, actionable tips to help both those just starting out and those who may have a few books under their belt already.
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Most Recent Episode
Ep. 21: Karen Tomlinson and Writing Rituals
6 days ago
Writer Mom Life Episode 21: Karen Tomlinson and the Importance of Ritual! >> get full show notes and a free self-publishing workbook at writermomlife.com/podcast It’s the second international guest of the podcast! British author Karen Tomlinson works full-time for the NHS, released her first YA fantasy book a little over a year ago, and has already scored a USA Today bestseller tag thanks to a boxset with 25 other authors. Oh, and she has twins! She has a great optimistic and positive attitude about her work and writing that keeps her going, even though she hasn’t hit all of her goals quite yet. Daphne had a lot of fun talking with Karen about her writing and self-publishing journey, including: How long it took her to write her first draft of 250k words! (Hint: not as long as you might think!) Transferable skills between her training role and her writing How the 25 authors worked together to hit the USA Today bestseller list Her strategy for getting her list to pay for itself Her weekly schedule (that includes a day off from everything business every week!) What her short-term goals are -Why she may not ever want to transition to full-time writer Why writing to market just isn’t for her >> In the tips, J. R. and Daphne talk about the importance of ritual in our daily lives, and especially as it relates to writing!