EP171: James Oswald – From Self-Published To Six Figure Deals
We haven’t had many authors who have Sheep Shit Sampler on their resumé, but James Oswald is a farmer who has gone from self-publishing fantasy fiction to six-figure deals with Penguin and Wildfire. His story is inspirational and extraordinary.
In This Episode You Will Discover
- Why you need to park your ego while editing
- Why you should strive to be nearly-perfect
- How crowd sourcing can help you get published
- And why writers should try yoga or kickboxing…
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- Richard Brewster’s public declaration (and beard removal): https://batjutsu.wordpress.com/2019/02/04/beard-public-declaration/
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- The Paul Hussey book production Deep Dive episode: https://bestsellerexperiment.com/ep104-teaser-production-part-2-with-paul-hussey/
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