Episode 13

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Published on:

13th Mar 2019

S1E13: Author chat, with author Antoinette Oglethorpe

In this bonus episode of The Editing Podcast, Denise and Louise talk to Antoinette Oglethorpe, a leadership development and career management specialist, and the author of Grow Your Geeks.

Summary

  • Hybrid publishing with a publishing partner: Rethink Press
  • Using beta readers prior to revision
  • Overcoming anxiety regarding editorial feedback
  • The role of the editor: Support, improvement and collaboration
  • Writing your second book: Maintaining momentum
  • Book marketing tips: repurposing, reverse-engineered marketing and business growth


Talk to Antoinette

  • Antoinette Oglethorpe: https://www.antoinetteoglethorpe.com/
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/antoinetteog
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AntoinetteOglethorpe/
  • LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/antoinetteoglethorpe/
  • Grow Your Geeks: A Handbook for Developing Leaders in High-Tech Organisations: https://amzn.to/2TtOHVk


Denise and Louise


Music credit

‘Vivacity’ Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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About the Podcast

The Editing Podcast
Make your editing and writing life easier with Denise and Louise
Editing your book is essential, whether you do it yourself or work with a pro. Join two professional editors, Denise Cowle and Louise Harnby, as they explore ways in which authors can make their publishing journeys easier. If you want to learn how to improve your writing and self-editing with tips, tools and guidance, The Editing Podcast is for you.

About your hosts

Louise Harnby

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Louise is a line editor, copyeditor and proofreader who works with indie authors of commercial fiction. She specializes in crime, thrillers and mysteries. Louise lives in Norwich, England. Don't ask her to say 'bootiful' or there'll be even more trouble!

Denise Cowle

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Denise is a copyeditor and proofreader who works with publishers, businesses and independent authors. She specializes in non-fiction, particularly education, business and social sciences.
Denise lives in Glasgow, Scotland. Don’t ask her to say ‘curly wurly’ or there might be a murrrdurrr!