Interview with author John Darryl Winston

The author of the popular IA Initiate and IA BOSS series, John Darryl Winston, drops by for an illuminating chat.

 

This week’s topics include:

  • Maintaining a healthy social media presence while balancing what that demands
  • What would you say is the most useful thing you learned in your MFA?
  • Who or what helped you the most getting started?
  • What are your thoughts on swearing in a story?
  • When should you end a chapter?
  • What’s the best part of doing a video chat show? The worst part?

Prior to becoming an author, John had success in the music business, writing songs with and for Grammy winner David Foster and record mogul Clive Davis. He has been a recording artist on Arista and Polygram records, and has written and/or produced songs for Gerald Levert, Gerald Alston, and many others.

How is the music business like the writing business?

Find out!

Yes, it’s a bit silly. That’s the point. But it’s also insightful and fun. That’s also the point. 

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Published by Dan Alatorre AUTHOR

International bestselling author Dan Alatorre has 17 titles published in over a dozen languages. From Romance in Poggibonsi to action and adventure in the sci-fi thriller The Navigators, to comedies like Night Of The Colonoscopy: A Horror Story (Sort Of) and the heartwarming and humorous anecdotes about parenting in the popular Savvy Stories series, his knack for surprising audiences and making you laugh or cry - or hang onto the edge of your seat - has been enjoyed by audiences around the world. And you are guaranteed to get a page turner every time. “That’s my style,” Dan says. “Grab you on page one and then send you on a roller coaster ride, regardless of the story or genre.” Readers agree, making his string of #1 bestsellers popular across the globe. He will make you chuckle or shed tears, sometimes on the same page. His novels always contain twists and turns, and his nonfiction will stay in your heart forever. Dan resides in the Tampa area with his wife and daughter. You can find him blogging away almost every day on www.DanAlatorre or watch his hilarious YouTube show every week Writers Off Task With Friends. Dan’s marketing book 25 eBook Marketing Tips You Wish You Knew has been a valuable tool for new authors (it’s free if you subscribe to his newsletter) and his dedication to helping other authors is evident in his helpful blog.

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