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Sterling & Stone is the creative home to Sean Platt, David Wright, and Johnny B. Truant. We write horror and sci-fi at Collective inkwell, everything at Realm & Sands and stuff for our children under the pen name Guy Incognito.

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SPP216 The Tool That Will Change How Much You Write

[audio mp3="http://sterlingandstone.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SPP216TheToolThatWillChangeHowMuchYouWrite.mp3"][/audio] Right-click here to download the MP3 Click here to subscribe via iTunes The Sterling and Stone guys have been hard at work creating the next-gen writing experience, not just for solo authors, but especially for collaborators. The new StoryShop platform goes so far beyond what was originally planned,…

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SPP215 Frictionless Marketing with Damon Courtney

[audio mp3="http://sterlingandstone.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SPP215FrictionlessMarketingwithDamonCourtney.mp3"][/audio] Right-click here to download the MP3 Click here to subscribe via iTunes A lot of authors struggle with delivering ebooks on their own. Today’s guest, Damon Courtney, has a great solution for authors to deliver books directly to their readers and fans - BookFunnel. Learn how to sell…

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AUA09 Ask Us Anything for May 2016

[audio mp3="http://sterlingandstone.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/AUA09AskUsAnythingforMay2016.mp3"][/audio] Right-click here to download the MP3 Ask Us Anything - Sterling & Stone Ask Us Anything for May 2016 I just finished a trilogy; do you think there’s any value to promote books two and three, or should I promote the first one as the lead in? What…

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Sterling & Stone FM

Led by Sean Platt, David W. Wright, and Johnny B. Truant, the S&S FM network covers such topics as creativity, the craft of writing, and groundbreaking information on how to run your business as an independent author. Sterling & Stone FM is the one-stop podcast destination for readers of smart indie fiction and serious indie authorpreneurs.

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SA199 Why All Smarter Artists Should Watch Friends

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Right-click here to download the MP3 The Smarter Artist – Sterling & Stone Yeah, you’ve probably already seen the TV show Friends. You should watch it again. Why? Because there is a LOT you can mine from the show itself, from culture to character development, and ensemble cast to story arcs. Sean explains how you […]

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Welcome to Sterling & Stone, home to Johnny, Sean and Dave—knows around these parts as "the architect," "the artist," and "the alchemist."