Internet radio appearances are much the same and I recommend those as well. I’ll start looking for ways to make local appearances though I think these are fewer for fiction and I currently only sell e-books. Either way, you get exposure!
There may be some of you out there who recall me writing last year about giving a talk. Although I’m involved with Sheffield Speakers Club, I hadn’t spoken to a group of complete strangers for a while and, thanks to a distinct lack of preparation, I was a bag of nerves when I got there. Even so, it went well, and I enjoyed the experience (for those of you who didn’t read it, the post is here).
I was left feeling enthusiastic about the prospect of doing it again and, sure enough, within a month or so, I got a call from someone who’d heard the talk, asking if I could give it to a different group. What I’d forgotten about groups like this – WI, Rotary Clubs, etc. – is that they have to book their speakers for the forthcoming season. That means your booking can be for…
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