thewritingcoach's podcast

Welcome to The Writing Coach. On this podcast, I speak with the instructors, editors, coaches, and mentors who help writers and authors create their art, build their audience, and sell their work.

In episode #90 of The Writing Coach podcast, I speak with Chad Allen.

Chad Allen is a writer, speaker, editor, and writing coach. A 20-year publishing professional, he has worked with many bestselling authors and is creator of Book Proposal Academy, an online course, and BookCamp, a mentoring and community hub for writers. His passion is helping writers get their books into the world, and he blogs at

During our conversation, Chad describes:

  • How his passion for the writing of C.S. Lewis led to a career in publishing
  • Why he feels called to help writers
  • How his blog served as the launching pad for his coaching business
  • The origins of his Book Proposal Academy
  • Why coaching feels like it is the thing he was born to do
  • And much more!

Direct download: WC90.mp3
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