Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Podcast Guests for July 2007

Join Writers in the Sky Podcast Friday July 6th, as Barbara Milbourn interviews Sue Gilad and provides some great tips for those wanting to know more about making a living with copyediting and proofreading.

Sue Gilad’s new book, COPYEDITING AND PROOFREADING FOR DUMMIES was released in April 2007. Her must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed are for those who are interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader?

Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning résumé, and land the job you've always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents — find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss.

Read more about Sue here: http://www.suegilad.com/index.php


What an incredible opportunity is available on Writers in the Sky podcast July 13, 2007. Join us as Yvonne Perry interviews Carolyn Howard-Johnson, the award-winning author of the “How To Do It Frugally” Series of Books for authors.

This 3-part interview will give you tips on editing, publishing and marketing your book. It is worth your time to listen and learn. The weekly podcast, Writers in the Sky, is available on itunes.com and may be accessed on Yvonne’s blog http://yvonneperry.blogspot.com .

Carolyn’s first book THE FRUGAL BOOK PROMOTER: How to Do What Your Publisher Won't was named USA Book News' “Best Professional Book 2004,” and was given the Irwin Award. This book should be on every writer and publicist’s desk!

Her second book in the How To Do It Frugally” Series is due to be released in October. THE FRUGAL EDITOR, Put your Best Book Forward to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success is a how-to reference book every aspiring author needs on their desk. The Frugal Editor will save you costly mistakes and give you the edge you need to make sure your book is ready for publishing.

Visit Carolyn’s Web site www.HowToDoItFrugally.com for more tips and content-rich resources to help you with editing and promoting your book on a budget.

July 20th is a special day for children on Writers in the Sky Podcast as Frank Cavalli joins Yvonne Perry to discuss his picture book for children BEFORE THE BEGINNING BEGAN. This beautiful picture book introduces the Christian perspective of creation to little ones in a very loving and comforting way. It’s the first book my 3-year-old grandson picks from the shelf at my house.

Frank Cavalli is the founder of Star Dome Publishing, LLC . Frank was a former insurance executive in New York City for a major insurance company. In sales Frank qualified for the prestigious Top of the Table and was a motivational speaker at major financial conventions on "The Quality of Life". Frank is also a former U.S. Marine, radio show host, musician, poet, song writer, and lyricist and has created personal development programs for adults and teens.

This book is available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Books a Million, Borders, Walden etc. Wherever books are sold. See www.FrankCavalli.com

Author Angela Grett joins Yvonne Perry on Writers in the Sky Podcast July 27, 2007 to discuss her book MY MOTHER’S BIPOLAR, SO WHAT AM I?

The diagnosis of bipolar disorder weighs heavily on those millions of Americans who suffer the illness. But what about their families? More specifically, what about the children whose parents are diagnosed. MY MOTHER'S BIPOLAR, SO WHAT AM I? reveals the emotional, physical and mental toll this complicated disease takes on the children. The book sheds light on common experiences, as well as coping mechanisms, to help adult children begin to heal through understanding and perhaps find a reason to be hopeful.

Angela Grett is a highly successful author, consultant and speaker, eager to help others by telling her own story. She brings to her writing and speaking a personal knowledge and experience of this illness after being raised by a mother having bipolar disorder. Her experiences have earned her the self-designated degree of CBP: Child of a Bipolar Parent. She is traveling and speaking for NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness).

While authoring her book, she learned the power of writing from the heart. “Our greatest creativity comes when we stop thinking and simply feel,” says Angela.

See a video, hear an interview, learn more about bipolar disorder and order this book at www.Childrenofbipolar.com .

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