Welcome To The Creative Penn

… where you will find resources to help you write, publish and market your book.

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, voted one of The Guardian UK Top 100 Creative Professionals 2013, and voted one of the Top 10 Blogs for Writers 3 years running, and one of the Top 10 Blogs for Self-Publishers 2012. As seen at:

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Hi, I’m Joanna Penn, an author, just like you, and on this site I share my own lessons from the writing journey. I have made so many mistakes, I want to try and save you time, money and heartache along the way. In the short video below, I give you a guided tour of this site and how you can find help with your questions about writing, publishing, book marketing and entrepreneurship. You can also watch it here on YouTube. If you want to get started right away, click here for links to the best resources.

Free Author 2.0 Blueprint

Author Blueprint 3D COverFor a complete introduction to the new world of digital publishing and online marketing, you can download the free 87 page Author 2.0 Blueprint by signing up here.

You will also receive a series of emails over a number of weeks explaining aspects of the Author 2.0 model in more detail, as well as a newsletter full of useful information every couple of weeks.

Free Resource Pages

You can also get started immediately by checking out the Resource pages as below. These pages contain curated information from this site and others that will help you with your issues. Click the buttons to go to the specific page, or scroll down for more information.

 Free Audio

creative penn podcastIf you like audio, The Creative Penn podcast has more than 80 hours of interviews that will help you with writing, publishing and book marketing.

You can subscribe here in iTunes or click here for the complete backlist.

Keep yourself motivated!

Envelope Subscribe by email to The Creative PennThere is a new article posted every 2-3 days on the blog, and you can get it delivered to your inbox or RSS reader. You’ll get tips on writing, publishing options and experiences as well as book marketing lessons learned. I share everything I discover and also feature guest posts from other authors who share their knowledge generously.

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If you need more help  …

Check out the Books and Courses that I offer to authors and writers who want to save time, money and heartache on the journey.

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If you’re interested in thrillers, you might want to check out my author site: JFPenn.com : Thrillers on the edge
Joanna Penn

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