Are you a writer considering self-publishing? Are you an expert who wants to build your business by writing a book?

Whether you have a large audience or are writing for people in your own community, Keri Wyatt Kent knows how to walk you from your dream to the finished product. Keri authored more than ten books using a traditional publisher before making the switch to self-publishing. Now she works as a coach for authors who want to take the DIY approach.

In this week’s episode, you can expect to learn:

  • The difference between a vanity publishing and self-publishing and which you should choose.
  • Reasons that self-publishing may be the right choice for you and your business or ministry.
  • The roles of a publisher and what kind of helpers you will need on your team in order to be successful in creating your book.

So, listen in and soak up the wisdom Keri has for us today!

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Meet Your Hosts

Kathi Lipp

Kathi Lipp

Author, Speaker, Communicator Academy Creator and CEO

Communicator Academy founder, Leverage: The Speaker Conference creator and master instructor Kathi Lipp, is a national speaker and author of 17 books including “Clutter Free,” “Overwhelmed,” and “The Husband Project.”

She is a frequent guest on radio and TV, and has been named Focus on the Family radio’s “Best of Broadcast.”

She is the host of the popular podcast “Clutter Free Academy with Kathi Lipp.”

Over the past 10 years, Kathi has helped hundreds of people increase their platform through teaching and coaching. She is a frequent teacher at writer’ s conferences and has helped countless authors and speakers find their audiences.

Kathi’s desire to help fellow speakers and authors avoid the mistakes she made, increase their confidence and be the person God made them to be, inspired her creation of Communicator Academy. Her newest adventure, is The Red House where she offers writer’s retreats and Writers in Residence events. Learn more about the Red House at

Keri Wyatt Kent

Keri Wyatt Kent

Keri is the founder of A Powerful Story, a collaborative writing, editing and publishing company. She helps people achieve their publishing dreams. She’s the author of 11 books and collaborator or contributor to a dozen others. She and her husband Scot live in Chicago and have two grown children.

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