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Finally, A Podcast

For Bad*ss Writers

Step into a world where inspiration flows as freely as the cocktails in your glass. Join us on our literary podcast with Tea-tinis, where every sip sparks new ideas, every exchange ignites insights, and every perspective propels your creativity to unprecedented heights. Immerse yourself in lively, interactive discussions spanning an array of literary topics—from storytelling techniques to industry trends—guided by our knowledgeable host, April Sheris, and esteemed guests. It's more than just a podcast; it's a journey of discovery, a celebration of creativity, and a toast to the power of words.

We look forward to raising a glass with you and celebrating the art of storytelling over tea-tinis. Cheers to creativity!

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An evening of stimulating dialogue, creative inspiration, and delightful libations.

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Get to Know Me

April Sheris is a visionary leader and sought-after ​speaker in the global publishing industry, known for her ​innovative approach and commitment to diversity. With ​over 12 years of experience as a publisher and global ​marketer, orchestrating campaigns that leverage digital ​platforms and cultural insights to amplify diverse voices, ​she has expertly navigated the literary landscape. Her ​career is marked by a deep understanding of market ​dynamics, manuscript development, and brand ​management.

Her vision for the future of storytelling emphasizes ​inclusivity, innovation, and sustainability. She ​champions diverse narratives, multimedia adaptations, ​and interactive storytelling that engages. Under her ​leadership, Upland Avenue Productions has become a ​beacon of creativity and excellence. Her strategic ​initiatives drive growth and foster a culture of ​mentorship and empowerment. She is consistent in her ​pursuits of advocating for the transformative power of ​literature in society.

Be Our Next Guest

As a trailblazing author, your journey and insights are invaluable. Join us for an enriching conversation where you can delve into the heart of your story, share the experiences that shaped your writing, and impart wisdom that will resonate with listeners around the world. By appearing on our podcast, you'll have the opportunity to: reach a diverse and engaged audience eager to discover new voices, build relationships with a new audience and cultivate a loyal fan base, impart wisdom, and shift the culture forward.

Are you ready to make an impact? Schedule your guest appearance on "Books Are The New Rich" today and let your words inspire the world. We can't wait to share your story with our listeners!

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My book was my second baby until some little girl came along and stole my focus. I wrote EVERY word of my 580-page novel. Thank you for your patience, guidance, and for believing in my crazy imagination.

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Wow... Thank you so much! Because I am a beginner lol... Still learning as I go and I have to do more research. This was very helpful and very informative. Looking forward to seeing where my success goes.

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This was a lot of information. More than I expected. But everything shared put things into perspective and give me a lot to think about in terms of my brand. Looking forward to working with the team and creating endless possibilities in art.

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