Be my guest: How to apply for an interview

Be my guest: How to apply for an interview

Are you an indie author, publishing expert, or industry professional with a story to share?


I am excited to invite you to be a guest on the Dear Indie Author podcast! My podcast is dedicated to celebrating the indie author journey, offering valuable insights, and fostering a supportive community for the writing community.


Here's a summary of my guest guidelines and how to apply for an interview:

Guest Guidelines:

  1. Expertise: I'm looking for guests who bring unique perspectives, expertise, and experiences to the table. Whether you're a bestselling author, publishing industry expert, marketing guru, or author with a success story to share, I want to hear from you!
  2. Topics: My podcast covers a wide range of topics related to indie authorship, including writing tips, publishing strategies, marketing tactics, author interviews, and more. Have a topic you're passionate about? Pitch it to me!
  3. Pitch Process: To be considered as a guest on the podcast, please send me a brief pitch outlining your background, expertise, and proposed topic(s) for discussion. 
  4. Authenticity: My podcast values authenticity above all else. I believe in genuine conversations that showcase your unique perspective, journey, and expertise. Be yourself, and let your story shine!
How to Apply:
  1. Visit this link to access the guest application form.
  2. Fill out the form with your contact information, a brief bio, and a summary of the topics you'd like to discuss.
  3. Tell me why you'd be a great fit for the podcast and what valuable insights you can offer to my audience.
  4. Submit the form, and I will review your application. If selected, I'll reach out to schedule an interview.


The Importance of Authenticity: At Dear Indie Author, I believe that authenticity is key to meaningful conversations and connections. My interview style is designed to highlight your unique journey, insights, and contributions to the indie author community. I encourage guests to be authentic, transparent, and genuine during their interviews, as this allows listeners to connect with you on a deeper level.

Whether you're a seasoned author, a publishing expert, or a rising star in the indie author world, your story will help others. 

Apply today to join me on the Dear Indie Author podcast to share your story with others. 

With Grace, Shonda

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