Episode 29: How to write terrible books and pretend to get famous
We're back for a bit of catchup in the long summer days between Camp Nanowrimo and the official Nanowrimo event in November.
Jim and Ben have been plunking away in their respective writing dens, using whatever tools at hand to try and keep their thoughts in order.
Then we talk about an article that purports to show how to "game" the Amazon Kindle store with low effort books that make lots of money. Is it true? Is it ethical? You'll have to listen to find out.
- The Hustle article about the Kindle store part 1
- And part 2
- Reddit discussion about article and similar techniques
- Clickhole "Tips on writing"
- Ben's fountain pen of choice
Photo credit: Patrick Feller (via Flickr)