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078 What Is The Book (Or Books) You’ve Given Most As A Gift, And Why?

078 What Is The Book (Or Books) You’ve Given Most As A Gift, And Why?

September 28, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about the books that have inspired, motivated and unlocked them so much they have gifted them to others.

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

What Is The Book (Or Books) You’ve Given Most As A Gift, And Why?

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will outline enough of Trey to start editing, continue shutting down tasks, read as many Kindle Storyteller books as possible, complete Silent September (bonus points for uploading audiobook).

 

Dan will finalize launch for The Omens Call, complete 3 of 5 days of resources, 15,000 words of ghostwriting. 

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Sacha

 

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Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

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BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

NaNoWriMo Bootcamp: www.danielwillcocks.com/nano

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order The Omens Call: http://books2read.com/omenscall 

When Winter Comes: https://books2read.com/u/38dW2V 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

 

Mentioned on the Show

 

Links mentioned:

 

https://theotherstories.net/services

http://activatedauthors.com/nano/

https://www.jennamoreci.com/book-sale  

 

Books Mentioned:

 

Untamed: https://untamedbook.com/#buy-book

Fuck It: https://www.thefuckitlife.com/books/spiritual-way/  

War of Art: https://www.amazon.com/War-Art-Steven-Pressfieldebook/dp/B007A4SDCG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=war+of+art&qid=1632478413&s=digital-text&sr=1-1   

This Is Marketing: https://www.amazon.com/SethGodin/e/B000AP9EH0/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1514308029&sr=8-2-ent&pldnSite=1

Nick Cutter: http://www.craigdavidson.net/nickcutter/index.html

Adam Nevill: https://adamlgnevill.com/products/the-ritual-signed-paperback-book

House on the Cerulean Sea: http://www.tjklunebooks.com/the-house-in-the-cerulean-sea

077 Why Community?

077 Why Community?

September 21, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about the power of community and what it means to them

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

Why community?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Dan will finish the second edit of his blueprint and get ahead of his ghostwriting.

 

Sacha will create a L/B YA list, work on the audiobook, and work on shutting down tasks for others.

 

Joint action: Arrange a strategy day.

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Sacha

 

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Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

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The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

NaNoWriMo Bootcamp: www.danielwillcocks.com/nano

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

PRE-ORDER When Winter Comes: https://books2read.com/u/38dW2V 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

076 What is your ‘Why?‘

076 What is your ‘Why?‘

September 14, 2021

What is your ‘Why’?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will finish reading rebel anthology stories, work on finishing the audiobook.

 

Dan will finish the final 25k of his client book, have the NaNo pages for launch, and will research places to promote.

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“#WEIRDWEEK” 

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

NaNoWriMo Bootcamp: www.danielwillcocks.com/nano

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

PRE-ORDER When Winter Comes: https://books2read.com/u/38dW2V 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

The Creative Penn featuring Becca Syme: https://www.podbean.com/ew/dir-wjj2x-fdcd631 

075 How Do You Use Social Media in Your Business?

075 How Do You Use Social Media in Your Business?

September 7, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about their opinions on the changing landscape of social media and how they use and plan on using it in the future to help their businesses. 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

How do you use social media in your business?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Dan - 20k ghost written, do final cover changes for WWC paperback hardback and uploads post proof, thing with the thing

 

Sacha - is going to work on finishing the audiobook, continue reading rebel stories, start planning October and 2022 content, record a presentation, continue silent September

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Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

NaNoWriMo Bootcamp: www.danielwillcocks.com/nano

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

PRE-ORDER When Winter Comes: https://books2read.com/u/38dW2V 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

074 Describe Your Perfect Working Day

074 Describe Your Perfect Working Day

August 31, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about their perfect working day and are surprised by their revelations. 

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

Describe Your Perfect Working Day

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will do silent September and prep for kiddo school changes.

Dan will open NaNo registration and finalize launches.

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“#WEIRDWEEK” 

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

NaNoWriMo Bootcamp: www.danielwillcocks.com/nano

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

Pre-order ‘TAKE BACK YOUR BOOK’ http://katlynduncan.com/takebackyourbook 

073 Would You Consider Selling Your Book Rights?

073 Would You Consider Selling Your Book Rights?

August 24, 2021

In this week’s episode, Kate and Sacha talk about selling indie book rights and if or when they would consider it.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

Would you consider selling your book rights?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will work on Trey edits.

Katlyn will publish her book.

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Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

 

Katlyn 

 

Pre-order ‘TAKE BACK YOUR BOOK’ http://katlynduncan.com/takebackyourbook 

072 How Do You Protect Your Writing Time?

072 How Do You Protect Your Writing Time?

August 17, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about how they keep writing time protected and how they can put systems in place to level it up.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

How do you protect your writing time?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will create a ‘no’ list and make a decision about which drafting project comes next.

Dan will enjoy downtime in the Lake District

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

 

071 How Do You Decide What to Prioritize?

071 How Do You Decide What to Prioritize?

August 10, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about how they decide what to prioritize in their work and why.

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

How do you decide what to prioritize?

 

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will rest.

Dan will edit 70% of When Winter Comes.

 

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“#WEIRDWEEK” 

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

070 How Do You Deal With The Post-Launch Crash?

070 How Do You Deal With The Post-Launch Crash?

August 3, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about how they deal with the inevitable crash after a launch and how that crash has evolved with their careers.

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

How do you deal with the post-launch Crash? 

Or 

What plans are you putting in place to deal with the post-launch crash?

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will think and rest

Dan will outline phase 2 of The Thing and edit 10,000 words of When Winter Comes.

 

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

BUY 8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8

069 How Do You Know When to Outsource?

069 How Do You Know When to Outsource?

July 27, 2021

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about how to know when it is the right time in the author's journey to outsource.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

 

How do you know when to outsource?

WEEKLY TASK

 

Sacha will launch a book.

Dan will set ‘When Winter Comes’ for pre-order.

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“#WEIRDWEEK” 

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MORE FROM DAN AND SACHA

 

Sacha

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/sachablackauthor/ 

Website: https://sachablack.co.uk/ 

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Rebel Author Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/277479302696951 

Pre-order: 8 Steps to Side Characters by Sacha Black https://books2read.com/u/3LR6kw 

8 Steps to Side Characters textbook: https://books2read.com/sidecharacters 

Pre-Order form (proof of purchase): 

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BUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose 

Dan

 

IG: https://www.instagram.com/willcocksauthor/ 

Website:  https://www.danielwillcocks.com/ 

Willcocks’ Writers Group: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/help/community/ 

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 

Pre-Order: The Other Stories Vol 1: https://theotherstories.net/bestof 

BUY The Self-Publishing Blueprint: https://books2read.com/u/baZqQ8 

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