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The Business of Being a Spiritual Writer – Online Course

February 15 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST



In “the old days” an author could write a manuscript and “throw it over the wall” to the publisher who would take care of the rest.  That is no longer the case.  The most important quote I’ve heard from a publishing house CEO:

“Fifteen years ago all I cared about was the quality of the writing. Now I don’t even look at the writing unless they have a platform.”

Not only does an author need a platform, they must enter the market very strategically in order to make that platform, and that book, happen. They must operate like an entrepreneur – agile, flexible, and creative in their business. There are many classes about writing; this is one of the few online writing classes about the business aspects of being a writer.

This seminar is a step-by-step roadmap of best-practices for figuring it all out. Brian Allain has advised many spiritual writers, and before entering the publishing industry he led several successful high-tech businesses. Brian has an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was designated a Palmer Scholar, their highest academic award. Now he is dedicated to helping spiritual authors succeed.

The seminar will take place on four consecutive days – Feb. 15-18, 2022 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM Eastern (end time is approx.). All sessions will be recorded and can be viewed for 2 months following the seminar. In order to best accommodate questions and interaction, class size will be limited, so register early!  All live sessions will take place on Zoom.


February 15
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST