Read Between the Worlds Podcast

Where we talk about reading and writing until kingdom come. Self-publishing for the curious.

Sampler: Incarnation – Breathtaking Courage, Wisdom and Love

Author Tom Baker’s first book is a collection of thoughts, poetry and prayer compiled over Tom’s years as a church pastor. In this episode, Dan reads from the book as part of our run-up to the celebration of Incarnation Day (aka, Christmas).. 

After a brief absence from Amazon’s shelves, Incarnation has been re-released and is available again for purchase as a Christmas devotional or a gift for friends and family.

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Podcast: Time Funnels – The Accidental Journey

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A follow up to our interview with author Timothy Jones. Dan reads three excerpts from the book. This title, targeting young adults, will make a great gift for young readers. To purchase Time Funnels, click the image to visit Amazon. 

Tim Jones Talks about Time Funnels – The accidental journey

Timothy Jones is our only author of young adult fiction. Today, Dan and Tim talk about the journey of writing a novel for youthful readers. This book has the distinction of being based on a historical record that suggests that dinosaurs may not be so far removed from our own time than once thought. Time Funnels is a great book for those who want to invite their young readers on an adventure that suggests an alternative to the history that is commonly taught. 

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2018 Fall Podcast Catch-up

After a couple months hiatus, Read Between the Worlds is back with a discussion of the CreateSpace merger with KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing). Also, in this episode, new releases at Two Worlds Media, upcoming episodes and an idea for online writer’s workshops. 

An Editor Talks About Common Writer Mistakes

Today’s guest is Kathryn Deering, former managing editor at a large Christian publisher. Presently, Kathy freelances from her home in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This episode deals with common mistakes that indie writer/publishers make. Have you made any of them? Or are you making them right now? Listen in and see. 

If you would like to contact our guest with questions or to seek information about her services, contact us here at Two Worlds Media. 

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Wipf & Stock: Roots in Academia

An interview with Michael Munk and Adam McInturf of Windows Booksellers and Wipf & Stock Publishers. This episode introduces a publisher which specializes in academic  and scholarly works but  also serves indie publishers of literary fiction and even poetry. This interview discusses an aspect of indie publishing that often goes unnoticed and the history of indie publishing in an academic setting. 

 

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Sampler: For This Reason – Femininity, Manhood and the Mystery of Original Design

The release of For This Reason is only a week or two away –if all goes as it should. This episode of Read Between the Worlds includes a summary of upcoming books, a brief description of some of the self-publishing process here at Two Worlds Media and an excerpt of Daryl Knudeson’s next book, For This Reason – Femininity, Manhood and the Mystery of Original Design. Described as “a study for women, initially written to the hearts of men.,” For This Reason is ideal for a women’s group Bible Study. 


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Sampler: Heal Me, O Lord

What we call a “sampler episode” is a chapter or portion of one of the books we feature at Two Worlds Media. This one is from the book by Calvin Tadema called, Heal Me, O Lord — The Christians Handbook to Personal Wholeness Through Healing Prayer. This is the second sample of this book on Read Between the Worlds. 

Marc Schelske Talks About Marketing Your Book and Yourself

Marc Schelske, author of The Wisdom of Your Heart — Discovering the God-Given Purpose and  Power of Your Emotions and his self-published book Discovering Your Authentic Core Values

Mark has recently released his first commercially published book (David C. Cook) and has some great thoughts about marketing your name and, most importantly your book. Having both a self-published book and the recent commercial release Marc has lots of practical advice for aspiring writers. Also, look for Marc’s discussion of The Wisdom of Your Heart on our sister podcast, Church of the Heart which will be posted soon. 

 


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[26] Interview: Jeremy Myers

Today’s episode is an interview with Jeremy Myers, graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Dallas Theological Seminary and prolific writer about all things theological. Jeremy has been writing and publishing for many years, having written and published, not only his own books, but several by other authors. In this episode we touch on such publishing issues as cover design, ISBN (International Standard Book Number) and marketing strategies. 

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