90 Minutes To Becoming Your Own Master With NYT/USAT Bestseling Author Lorhainne Eckhart

In this 44th episode of Author Platform Rocket, host Jonny Andrews interviews New York Times and USA Today best-selling author Lorhainne Eckhart. She shares her strategies that helped her emerge from being a humble writer facing rejections, to rising up to release almost 80 books. Download PDF Podcast Transcription

  • Lorhainne lives on Salt Spring Island in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia.
  • She never dreamed of being an author.
  • Lorhainne is a mother of three children, one with autism.
  • As an author you was initially turned down by agents and publishers.
  • Look after your body and your mind to have the energy to meet your goals.
  • Exercise, even for 20 minutes in the morning, helps diminish stress.
  • Give gratitude for what you have before you start work.
  • Imagine your funeral, what would people say about you?
  • Plan a 12-week year: tasks expand to fill the time we allot to them.
  • Instead of being constantly reactive—and be strategic with your day.
  • What are you doing to help your community?
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3 Key Points:

  1. The publishing requires a strong will to overcome bad reviews and rejections.
  2. Lorhainne Eckhart has released close to 80 books.
  3. Plan your day to accomplish five big things.

Tweetable Quotes:

  • “I pursued through those years of every agent, every publisher saying ‘no.’ Until one magic day, until I got the email, yeah I want this.“ – Lorhainne Eckhart.
  • “My third book that I ever wrote, I don’t know what happened, but it took off on Amazon. And it was the book I guess that touched every reader.“ – Lorhainne Eckhart.
  • “Focus on your big main goal that you are trying to accomplish.“ – Lorhainne Eckhart.

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