Episode 69 – The Importance of Your Writing Community – Emilya Naymark

Your writing community is so important! Emilya Naymark and Alexa Bigwarfe discuss the importance of writing communities, partnerships, and collaborations that can make your book writing and marketing journey so much better!

In this episode we discussed:
  • the importance of the writing community to an author's publishing journey (and where to find it)
  • the importance of giving back to the writing community (and how to do it)
  • writing conferences and zoom launches
  • tips for crime and thriller writers
Emilya Naymark was born in a country that no longer exists, escaped with her parents, lived in Italy for a bit, and ended up in New York, which promptly became a love and a muse.

She is the author of the novels Hide in Place and Behind the Lie.

Her short stories appear in A Stranger Comes to Town, edited by Michael Koryta, Secrets in the Water, After Midnight: Tales from the Graveyard Shift, River River Journal, Snowbound: Best New England Crime Stories 2017, and 1+30: THE BEST OF MYSTORY.

When not writing, Emilya works as a visual artist and web developer and reads massive quantities of psychological thrillers, suspense, and crime fiction. She lives in the Hudson Valley with her family.

Learn more here: https://www.emilyanaymark.com/author/