Ep:19 – Author Brooke Smiley, Writing fiction to heal deep wounds

In this episode, host ShannonWhittington speaks with author Brooke Smiley about her book, Tales of Bristeria – Reign of Witches. While written as a fictional fantasy book full of fairies unicorns, witches and trolls, Brooke talks about the truth that is woven throughout her book. Intended as a way for teens who suffer abuse to know they are not alone, Brooke’s story has also helped her heal in many ways.

Having never graduated high school, Brooke Smiley never expected to become a published author. Yet, God and her faith have much bigger plans for her!

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Ep:018 – Dentist Glenn Vo moonlights as best-selling Romance author

Glenn Vo is a practicing Dentist who moonlights as a writer. When he is not battling tooth decay and gingivitis, Glenn likes to create romantic stories that warms the heart and soothes the soul. His love for writing came at a young age which led him into journalism at his high school and culminating in a column for his college newspaper. Initially an English major in college, Glenn’s father gave him a financial ultimatum to switch his major to the Health Sciences. Despite this change, he continued to pursue writing while working toward becoming a dentist.  Listen in as host, ShannonWhittington, talks with Glenn Vo about what it took to pursue his dream of becoming a published author and how …

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“Don’t Imitate; Differentiate!” with Real Estate Expert Denise Schroder

HGTV star and Oklahoma real estate expert Denise Schroder talks with author coach Shannon Whittington of CLC Publishing about rising from failure and breaking the chains of comparison. Denise has starred with her husband Troy on HGTV specials, she has sung the National Anthem in front of large audiences – yet the idea of writing a book about her journey to success terrifies her! Denise and her husband have grown as a team by stepping outside the box and living authentically. Join as Denise and Shannon walk through how to overcome fears to find the success that awaits you.

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EntreQueerNeur Coach Asa Leveaux, Becoming a Best-Selling Author!

Author Coach Shannon Whittington with CLC Publishing visits with best-selling author Asa Leveaux in this ear-catching episode of Brainstorming to Book Sales. Aside from being a best-selling author, Asa is an Army veteran, non-profit founder and business owner. As they chat about his early books, Asa shares with Shannon and listeners about his journey to becoming a best-selling author and just how much the title of your book matters!

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Ep: 011 – No Time to Write, Right? with Ian Rupert

No Time to Write, Right? Ian Rupert has a story to share, and knows it will help others avoid the same mistakes and pitfalls he has faced – but he doesn’t feel he has the time to write it. As we talk about what all he has gone through – the failures he has faced, the near bankruptcy he experienced, the struggles in holding his marriage together as business fell apart – Ian comes to realize that writing doesn’t have to be quite as overwhelming as he first thought…

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