Changing your publishing path with Leslie Rasmussen

Welcome Leslie Rasmussen to The TufFish Show, a place to help writers and aspiring authors get out of their own way to leave a legacy by telling the stories they want to share through writing their own books and confidently sharing them with others. The writing process can be tough and the business side can feel scary, but TufFish makes both feel smoother and achievable. 

Have you ever felt like once you pick a publishing path, you have to stick with that choice for each book you write? If you have or if you’ve wondered what are some considerations for choosing a path, then let this conversation with Leslie Rasmussen help. This fabulous conversation covers her journey of publishing from a hybrid press to a small traditional press. In addition to publishing paths, Leslie shared her experience with launching her first book as well as writing her second book during the pandemic, then celebrating her second book with an in-person book signing event.

Leslie Rasmussen is the award-winning author of After Happily Ever After and The Stories We Cannot Tell. In the past, she’s written tv sitcoms for Burt Reynolds, Roseanne Barr, Norm McDonald, and many others. Leslie has also written over twenty essays for Huffington Post and has spoken on panels discussing empowering women in midlife. She is a member of The Writers Guild of America as well as Women in Film and the Women’s Fiction Writers Association. Leslie lives in Southern California and is married with two sons.


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