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Nov 23, 2015

How Bestselling Author Joanna Penn Writes: Part One

Prolific, multi-brand entrepreneur Joanna Penn has turned her passion for writing into a successful career as both an educator and bestselling indie author.


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As her dark, alter ego — J.F.Penn — she has notched chart-toppers on both The New York Times and USA Today bestsellers lists.

As a nonfiction writer, professional speaker, podcaster, and entrepreneur, she’s been voted one of The Guardian UK’s Top 100 Creative Professionals.

Her site — — offers both publishing and marketing resources and is regularly voted a Top 10 website for writers.

Join us for this two-part interview.

In Part One of the file Joanna Penn and I discuss:

  • How to Turn Your Passion into a Career
  • The Cumulative Successes of Creating Every Day
  • How Rewarding Your Inner Child Can Boost Productivity
  • Why Input Equals Output for Writers
  • How to Write Books While Competing in an Ultra-Marathon

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The Show Notes