Collection: Start Write Here: Overcome the Overwhelm

Writing a book is on your heart...

...but overwhelmed by where to start?

Discover the #1 Stumbling Block
In Start Write Here, you and I will decode the #1 stumbling block I've seen in aspiring authors' way: overwhelm.

Diffuse Your Confusion with Expert Answers
I've unlocked the vault, re-releasing audios that haven't been available since 2014. (No telling how long they'll stay available.)

Tired of Feeling Discouraged? 
Tired of the waiting and frustrating? Serious about overcoming that overwhelm? Ready to quickly get more clarity?

Been Wanting to "Pick My Brain" About How I Became an Author, or How I Self-Published (Then Landed a Book Deal)?
I'm taking a limited number of monthly coaching calls, either in a group or one on one! Let's having a coaching huddle and help you finally make headway! 

Great news! 
The expertise is ours.
The power is yours.
Pick your faves now,
and you can start
listening 'n' learning
right away!

Basic Bundle

  • Start Write Here audiobook
  • Literary Agent Q&A with Karen Neumair
  • Author Q&A with Award-Winner Jocelyn Green
  • Self-Publishing vs. Traditional with Rebecca Halton

 

Upgraded Bundle

  • Start Write Here ebook
  • Start Write Here audiobook
  • 1-hr Literary Agent Q&A with Karen Neumair
  • 45-minute Author Q&A with Award-Winner Jocelyn Green
  • 1-hr Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Class with Rebecca Halton
  • 1 thirty-minute, personalized coaching call with Rebecca
    • recording included
    • scheduled at a time best for both
    • must be scheduled within 30 days of order

 

Premium Bundle

  • Start Write Here ebook
  • Start Write Here audiobook
  • 1-hr Literary Agent Q&A with Karen Neumair
  • 45-minute Author Q&A with Award-Winner Jocelyn Green
  • 1-hr Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Class with Rebecca Halton
  • 4 thirty-minute, personalized coaching calls with Rebecca
    • recording included
    • scheduled at a time best for both 
    • must be scheduled within 30 days of order

 

Highlights from Each Audio

Start Write Here audiobook:

  • Feel "called" to write your book?
  • Is overwhelm created equally?
  • Can you overcome overwhelm?
  • First question to ask is...
  • Top 5 reasons people tell me they want to write a book
  • Top 5 reasons people tell me they "can't" write that book
  • 8 "cans" for those "can'ts" 
  • 4 primary reasons aspiring authors feel overwhelmed
  • Let's talk about the 'p' word...
  • 11 common causes of overwhelm
  • The "biggest troublemaker" I've seen...
  • The unseen string attached: expectations

Rebecca's 1-hr Literary Agent Q&A with Agent Karen Neumair:

  • What exactly is a literary agent?
  • What do they actually do?
  • What 5 things does Karen look for in an author?
  • Should you start with getting an agent?
  • How can you reach Karen for a sample proposal?
  • Should you already have the book written?
  • How should you approach an agent?
  • Karen's "ideal" way to meet a new author
  • The book she recommends to every writer
  • Tips for writing a query email (why no letter?)
  • What if you don't have a certain number of followers?
  • Platform building: Do you have to be on Facebook?
  • Tips for dealing with perfectionism
  • What are unrealistic expectations of an agent?
  • Who negotiates your contract or mediates issues?
  • Self-publishing? An agent's perspective.
  • Tips for dealing with rejection (which is common)
  • Major red flag(s) with a potential literary agent
  • What percentage do agents typically get paid?

Rebecca's 45-minute Author Q&A with Award-Winner Jocelyn Green:

  • Award-winning author of 10+ books
  • Author of fiction and nonfiction books
  • Coauthor of 5 Love Languages: Military Edition
  • Tips for balancing marriage, motherhood, and writing
  • Deadlines, daily writing, and distractions
  • Why to not try editing yourself while writing at the same time
  • Tips for narrowing down a focus area for your writing
  • The dreaded paralysis by analysis...
  • The two extremes: too timid or too eager
  • Awful first drafts and tips for finding your voice
  • Jocelyn's "hardest thing" (for her writing process)
  • Loneliness in writing (and getting out of your own head)
  • Should you show friends and family? Jocelyn's tips.
  • Rebecca's confessions about not being "Superwriter"
  • Dispelling the myth of needing an English degree
  • Rules: for keeping or for breaking?
  • The one habit Jocelyn says writers must have/do
  • Sharing sensitive stories or writing about the past
  • Writing your testimony vs. writing a tell-all

Rebecca's 1-hr Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Class:

  • 10 important things to know about self-publishing
  • Considering WestBow Press? Rebecca's (unpaid) opinion.
  • 4 months?! Writing and releasing my first book in less than 6 months
  • Do you "need" a degree in writing to become an author?
  • The power of our words, the importance of writers
  • The 'b' word: What you must have for publishing
  • The much-needed reality check a friend gave Rebecca
  • What caused frustration for me with self-publishing

 

LIMITED TIME ONLY: 90-Minute Live Group Coaching Call with Rebecca

  • Live encouragement and answers
  • Learn from each other's questions
  • Recording included so you can replay
  • Only 1 call opportunity per month
  • First 10 people save $10 on signup
  • Look over my shoulder with live screen-sharing
  • A $97 VALUE, for a fraction of the price!

Which Start Write Here bundle or goodies below do you like best?

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Literary Agent Q&A with Karen
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$57.00
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$57.00
Self- vs Traditional Publishing with Rebecca
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$57.00
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$57.00
Author Q&A with Award-Winner Jocelyn
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$57.00
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$57.00
Start Write Here: Authorship 101 (90-Minute Live Group Class)
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$67.00
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$57.00
Start Write Here (Basic Bundle)
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$137.00
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$137.00
Start Write Here (Upgraded Bundle)
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$297.00
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$297.00
Start Write Here (Premium Bundle)
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$597.00
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$597.00