Hosted by: Craig Tuch and Roland Hulme with special guest Kimboo York
In the ever-evolving landscape of self-publishing, the rise of the subscription and serialization model has opened new opportunities for writers and readers alike. This week on Fully Booked, we delve into the intricacies of crafting compelling serialized stories with the insight of Kimboo York, a seasoned author and podcaster with extensive experience in the subject. Her latest book, “Become an Unstoppable Storyteller: How to Craft Compelling Serials,” sheds light on the art of creating engaging serialized story arcs that keep readers hooked across multiple installments.
Our conversation explores the merits, challenges, and practicalities of serialized storytelling, along with strategies for maintaining reader interest even in stories that don’t have a definitive final installment in sight. With details on some of the new and exciting platforms that have emerged in this space, along with their compensation models and limitations, this episode is essential listening for any author seeking to take control of their career and connect more directly with their audience through serialization.
Kimboo’s Serialization Outline Spreadsheet