Making strategic decisions in self-publishing with Joyana Peters

Welcome Joyana Peters 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.

This conversation is jammed packed with so much goodness about self-publishing your book! Joyana leveraged "field trips" for research as well as her writing critique group to write her first book. She shared so many nuggets on how she incorporated the feedback and book research such that each round of writing and edits got stronger. Choosing to self-publish her books, Joyana shared various tips on how she did this so that she produced and marketed high-quality books.

Joyana Peters is the Indie author of the award winning novel, The Girl in the Triangle. The Girl in the Triangle won a number of awards in 2021- including the IBPA's Ben Franklin Award for best historical fiction and the Book Excellence Award for best multicultural fiction. Joyana is also building up a self-publishing coaching business to empower other authors with the joy and autonomy of the process.

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