Category Archives: KWL Podcast

Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 77 – Lauren Lang & Professional Author Head Shots

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From his role as a guest faculty member at Superstars Writing Seminars, Kobo Writing Life director Mark Lefebvre interviewed professional photographer Lauren Lang of Jacobin Photography who was on site to help attending authors get a professional author photo head shot. In the interview Mark and Lauren discuss: Lauren’s start in the industry in journalism and her desire to use

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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 76 – Joshua Essoe, Freelance Editor

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Live from his role as a Guest Instructor at Superstars Writing Seminars (TEACHING YOU THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER) in Colorado Springs, CO, KWL Director Mark Lefebvre interviews Joshua Essoe, freelance editor. Having met Joshua through networking (one of the recommended ways to find a good editor is by talking to other writers, which is what Mark did), and

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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 75 – The Top 5 Things Successful Kobo Authors Have in Common

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Instead of the regular interview with an author or industry person, episode 75 of the KWL Podcast features Kobo Writing Life Director Mark Lefebvre pausing to look at some of the most successful Kobo Writing Life authors on Kobo from the past year. Looking at some of the recently posted stats regarding the Top KWL Titles and Authors from 2016,

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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 074 – Walking the Writer’s Life with Joanna Penn

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Mark Lefebvre, Director of Self-Publishing and Author Relations for Kobo is the host for this episode, and introduces a memorable clip from Episode 279 of The Creative Penn Podcast where Joanna Penn talks about her experience in the “Race to the Stones” and compares walking the 100KM journey with writing. In her talk, Joanna goes into the details regarding 9

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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 073 – Colson Whitehead

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Colson Whitehead is the author of Zone One; Sag Harbor; The Intuitionist, a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway award; John Henry Days, which won the Young Lions Fiction Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; and Apex Hides the Hurt, winner of the PEN Oakland Award. Colson is interviewed by Kobo’s Nora Parker about his latest book, The Underground

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