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Oct 20, 2020 37 min

029 How Do You Know When to Let Go?

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about "letting go" on both the personal side and the business side. Sacha's cold dead heart ALMOST breaks. Almost... but not quite. Reputation stays intact.AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKHow do you know when to let go?Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/WEEKLY TASKDan will continue production schedule - 15k and complete one more coaching pack.Sacha will finish presentation for Janet Murray's conference and start Becca’s course.Support Next Level Authors on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/nextlevelauthorsCALLING FOR SUCCESS OF THE WEEK - if you've leveled up in anyway this week, big, small or something in-between, tag us in the comments and we'll read your level up out on the show.LINKS FROM THE SHOWAnatomy of Prose course: https://sachablack.thinkific.com/courses/sensesNaNoWriMo Boot Camp: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/bootcampJanet Murray Podcast: https://www.janetmurray.co.uk/category/podcast/ Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Oct 13, 2020 42 min

028 What Are Your Strengths?

In this week’s episode, Sacha arrives from her angelic clouds in the sky to fulfill her forfeit. Dan and Sacha discuss what their strengths are, and how you can capitalize on what you’re good at to maximize productivity. AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK What are your strengths? Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/ WEEKLY TASK Dan will reach over the halfway mark of When Winter Comes, episode 6, and stay ahead of his production schedule.Sacha will survive. Also, she will work on one of her speaking gigs that is upcoming. Find out more about Dan and Sacha Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor BUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn LINKS FROM THE SHOW Anatomy of Prose course: https://sachablack.thinkific.com/courses/sensesNaNoWriMo Boot Camp: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/bootcampThe Invisible Life of Addie LaRue: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/50623864-the-invisible-life-of-addie-larueDavid Attenborough’s “A Life on Our Planet”: https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/80216393https://betterfasteracademy.com/
Oct 06, 2020 33 min

027 What Have you Learned About Selling Yourself?

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha discuss their mindset when it comes to putting a price tag on their services and selling themselves. Sacha also prepares herself to do a FORFEIT. AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKWhat have you learned about selling yourself? Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/ WEEKLY TASKDan will have The Other Side anthology queued and ready to publish, will be along the way of the first draft of When Winter Comes 6, and have his Boot Camp website live.Sacha will have completed her course webinar, and will have soft launched the Anatomy of Prose course. Find out more about Dan and Sacha Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor BUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn LINKS FROM THE SHOW The Other Favorites “Flawed Recording” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mei68oqhl7U&ab_channel=JoshTurnerGuitarSavior’s Sister https://books2read.com/u/bMPLeBBoot Camp: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/bootcamp
Sep 29, 2020 49 min

026 What is Your Ideal Morning Routine

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about their morning routines, and the evolutions of what they've tried over the past few years. They ALSO get the chance to dish author, Faye Trask, her forfeit for not completing her task on a previous show... AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKWhat is your ideal morning routine? Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/ WEEKLY TASK Sacha will work on the Prose course all week (completing the webinar, too), and write and produce the 1-year anniversary of the Rebel Author Podcast. Dan will edit all anthology stories and get started on When Winter Comes 6. Find out more about Dan and Sacha Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn LINKS FROM THE SHOW YouTube Live Q&A with Meg LaTorre, Sacha Black, Jenna Moreci, and Daniel Willcocks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_-3n1q903Q&feature=youtu.beRebel Author Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/rebelauthorsBig Gay Author podcast https://www.jeffandwill.com/biggayauthorpodcast/The Originals https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/70283261Quitcast https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqcMMgtLuogKNSbxlwyJ5ugThe Social Dilemma https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/81254224Hal Elrod’s “Miracle Morning” https://halelrod.com/6-minute-miracle-morning/
Sep 22, 2020 44 min

025 What is Your Relationship with Money?

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about the big bad green stuff: money! AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKWhat is Your Relationship with Money?Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/WEEKLY TASKDan will: contact all the authors who submitted to his anthology, get through considerable the anthology edits, write 5000 words on productivity. Sacha will: do more edits on Trey, work on the prose courseFind out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Sep 15, 2020 42 min

024 How Do You Hone Your Writing Craft?

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha discuss their methods for deliberate practice and honing their writing craft. AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKHow do you hone your writing craft? WEEKLY TASKSacha will finish the slide decks and make progress on her course, read a LOT of pages for her judging, and complete one full edit of a WIPDan will have When Winter Comes 5 in the hands of beta readers, have picked the final stories for his anthology, and will keep in line with his production schedule. 🎧 Listen: https://nextlevelauthors.podbean.com/e/022-how-does-your-author-brand-affect-your-success/?token=40315fb51d5a852460c1986ba95ba2ff 🎥Watch: https://youtu.be/3loRuW5kYD8 Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn Links from the showRivers of London https://www.amazon.com/Rivers-London-Collection-Books-Aaronovitch/dp/9526530640/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=rivers+of+london&qid=1599981435&sr=8-1John Dies at the End https://www.amazon.com/John-Dies-End-David-Wong/dp/1250257581/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=john+dies+at+the+end&qid=1599981732&sr=8-1 Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace https://www.channel4.com/programmes/garth-marenghis-darkplace/on-demand/36434-005 Chuck Palahniuk’s “Invention of Sound” https://www.amazon.com/Invention-Sound-Chuck-Palahniuk/dp/1538718006/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=invention+of+sound&qid=1599981829&sr=8-1 Chuck Palahniuk’s “Consider This” https://www.amazon.com/Consider-This-Moments-Everything-Different/dp/1538717956/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=consider+this+chuck&qid=1599981840&sr=8-1
Sep 09, 2020 41 min

023 What is Your Relationship with Failure?

In this week’s episode, Dan is back! So Dan and Sacha talk about failure. What it means, whether it even exists and when quitting is okay. AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKWhat is your relationship with failure? WEEKLY TASKSacha to continue on Sirens and do “shit” loads of the Prose course. Dan to do a full draft of WWC5, finish planning a client project and have some author photographs done. 🎧Listen: https://nextlevelauthors.podbean.com/e/022-how-does-your-author-brand-affect-your-success/?token=40315fb51d5a852460c1986ba95ba2ff 🎥Watch: https://youtu.be/3loRuW5kYD8 Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Sep 01, 2020 27 min

022 How Does Your Author Brand Affect Your Success?

In this week’s episode, Faye and Sacha talk about author branding, what theirs is and how it affects their success. Dan will be back next week to rejoin Sacha. AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKHow does your author brand affect your success?Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/LINKS FAYE MENTIONEDhttps://youtu.be/NvDvESEXcgE https://youtu.be/DMOrOPunE1k WEEKLY TASKSacha to continue on Sirens and the Prose course. Dan to rest up?Faye will go back through her manuscript and finish at least 3 scenes.Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Aug 25, 2020 23 min

021 How Do You Know When it's Time to Switch Business Focus?

In this week’s episode, J Thorn and Sacha talk about when it's time to switch business focus, how you know when to do that and what triggers and indications they have.AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEKHow do you know when it's time to switch business focus? Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/ WEEKLY TASKDan - REST MOFOSacha - Work on Sirens and the new version of the Prose courseJ - write and publish a 9-book romance series... we'll be checking :p Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415 The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose BUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Aug 18, 2020 37 min

020 How Fast Can You Write?

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about... how fast they can write, and if writing speed truly affects their writing business.AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK How fast can you write?Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/ WEEKLY TASK Dan: Stick to the production schedule. Send off cover brief. Get laptop sent off for repair.Sacha: Continue skinny drafting "Sirens." Work on mailing list autoresponder move. Keep working on Anatomy of Prose course. J Thorn’s “9 Things Career Authors Don’t Do” http://getbook.at/9thingsseries Find out more about Dan and SachaGreat Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthorBUY The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofproseBUY Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
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