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Funny Videos for Writers
Funny Youtube Videos for Writers/Authors
Whether you're an aspiring novelist, indie author, or a serious writer who's already landed an agent, you'll probably get a kick out of these videos on the lighter side of writing, publication, and book promotion.
Hat tip to Literary Agent Kristin Nelson (I found a lot of these on her blog).
Author Gets Educated on Twitter Marketing - Twitter humor for authors
An indie fantasy author isn't selling many books. Fortunately, an only slightly overpriced internet marketing guru is here to teach her all about successful book promotion on Twitter...
Signing in the Waldenbooks by Parnell Hall - Being a published author may not be all its cracked up to be...
A mystery writer's lament done folk-tunes style.
Singing... "I'm signing in the Waldenbooks and nobody's there..."
Book Launch 2.0
Pokes some fun at all the crazy things authors have to do to promote their books today.
"I'm gonna write a hit song and get it on Guitar Hero 4... that might help."
So You Want to Write a Novel... - A little humor poking fun at newbie authors.
A veteran writer talks to a deluded aspiring novelist.
Mitchell and Webb: Write This
Why books shouldn't be written in committee...
Amazon Reader Reviews
An author's reaction to a one-star review at Amazon...
Zoe Who? - Self-publishing vs. finding an agent... a little humor!
Indie author Zoe Winters decides to self-publish and is met with skepticism....
Trash Talking Romance Novelists
The RITA awards are the most prestigious awards in the romance writing world. Every romance novelist wants to win one. But in the end, there can only be one winner. This report details the lengths these romance authors will go to win the big prize. Susan Andersen, Toni Blake, Kristan Higgins, Diana Holquist, Leslie Kelly, and Rachel Gibson are all featured in this video produced by Lindsey Faber and Diana Holquist.
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