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AskAlli: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast

Oct 30, 2019

Do you want to know how to properly market self-published poetry books? Many poets spend a lot of time submitting to literary journals and competitions, but the new way to reach poetry readers is through digital social media and book publishing.

In this session poet and ALLi Director Orna Ross, and Business Developer...


Oct 27, 2019

My guest this week is Phil M. Cohen, whose new novel creates a dystopian future of uncooperative machines, a messianic Jewish cult, and the quest for control over a powerful new drug. He uses humor and scifi to discover the meaning of being Jewish in a chaotic world.

Phil's book, Nick Bones Underground, combines the...


Oct 23, 2019

Has ALLi ever heard of certain shady publishers? That is among the questions answered this month on our monthly Member Q&A, where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your hosts for the Member Q&A: Partner Liaison and US Ambassador Michael La Ronn and...


Oct 20, 2019

My guest this week is Victoria Noe, whose experience working with AIDS patients in the 1980s prepared her to write a series of "Friend Grief" books on dealing with loss when somebody close to you dies.

Every week I interview a member of ALLi to talk about their writing and what inspires them, and why they are inspiring...


Oct 16, 2019

Going wide and being selectively exclusive is definitely the safest way to a sustainable and scalable author business. But is it the same for fiction and nonfiction? And what is the best approach at different points of an author business?

Boni (sitting in for Orna) and Adam discuss going direct to retailers or using...