Episode 151: #StartHereforEmailLists

Sarina Bowen guides us through where and how to start up an email list, how to grow it and how to keep it healthy in the first part of a two parter on email lists.

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This episode of #AmWriting sponsored by Author Accelerator, the book coaching program that helps you get your work DONE. Visit https://www.authoraccelerator.com/amwriting for details, special offers and Jennie Nash's 2-tier outline template (the one KJ swears by).


NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)


The Boston Globe


Sarina Bowen

The Story Bites Podcast



Convert Kit

Email Tool Tester




Laura Vanderkam's Email Sign Up

Gretchen Rubin's Email Sign Up

Kendall Ryan

David Epstein

The Sports Gene, David Epstein

Range, David Epstein

Mary Laura Philpott

Jocelyn Glei


I Miss You When I Blink: Essays, Mary Laura Philpott

A Ring of Endless Light, Madeleine L’Engle

Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube, Blair Braverman

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Instagram - @kjda


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Instagram - @teacherlahey