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The Writer's Guide to Effective PR: Avoiding Common Pitfalls and Finding Success with PR Expert Jessica Dalby

Get ready to take your book to the next level with this captivating episode of Beyond the Pen! Join Maccabee as he sits down with Publishing PR Expert Jessica Dalby to explore the ins and outs of successful book PR. Learn how to find the right PR fit for your book, discover the key ingredients for a successful book roadmap, and steer clear of common PR pitfalls. In addition, Jessica will give you valuable insights on getting authentic reviews, using social media to your advantage, and so much m…

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Have you ever felt that you had a hard time losing weight and couldn't understand why? Have you noticed that you grab some sweets every time you're in line at the grocery store, gas station, or general store? After our …

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Maccabee Griffin

Host and Voice Actor

After being medically retired from the US Army, I decided to go back to school and get a degree in Supply Chain Management. However, life had a different plan for me, and I left college to work full-time and take care of my family. And then, two years ago, someone told me to stop doing things that leave me unhappy at the end of the day. So while still working a full-time manufacturing job, I began to redevelop my acting skills and start training my voice again to become a voice-over actor. After buying everything I needed for a home studio and creating professional demo reels, I began to audition for various projects and market myself to local and national businesses. Over time I began to build my portfolio and create a bond with clients worldwide. Today I'm a full-time voice-over actor and podcast host who uses his voice and a network of creative specialists to help authors get the audience they genuinely desire. We want everyone, both author and reader, to go Beyond the Pen.

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Marccella

Author / Voice Actress / Entrepreneur/Tarot reader/ Spiritual advisor/

Marccella, a self-proclaimed bookworm, is an advocate for authors and their unique voices. Since learning to read at aged 6, Marccella could be found in the library with her nose in a good book. As an avid reader, Marccella recognized that there was untapped potential in the author community and decidedly made the commitment to creating valuable spaces to have conversations with writers of all genres. 
Marccella united with Maccabee (her brother from another mother), to further her vision of expanding the reach of authors and their audience.  Marccella is a voice-over artist, budding authoress, co-owner of a crystal boutique, and mom to 5 amazing humans.