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Fully Booked

The Hidden Gems Author Podcast

Episode 67 – Rising Together: How Writer’s Groups Foster Community and Collaboration

Hosted by: Craig Tuch and Roland Hulme with special guest Mimi Barbour

In the digital age, writing has become more collaborative than ever – in part thanks to the plethora of online groups and websites that offer support and resources for authors. From general writing help to finding niche communities, these groups can be a game-changer for writers seeking camaraderie and shared knowledge.

In this episode of Fully Booked, New York Times bestselling author Mimi Barbour shares the story of creating a private author group which has helped many writers build their careers. Mimi discusses how her group got started, the impact it has had on her and other members, and the behind-the-scenes efforts that go into running it. From managing social media and writing blogs, to organizing box sets and maintaining a group mailing list, the collaborative efforts of the group have yielded remarkable results.

While there may be challenges in running and being part of a private author group, Mimi demonstrates that the rewards are worth the effort. The companionship and support among members can lead to great success and open up new opportunities that may not have been possible individually.

Mimi Barbour

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