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Editor’s List: Authority Magazine’s Favorite ‘Five Things Videos’ About 5 Things You Need To Be A Successful Author or Writer

Some writers and authors have a knack for using language that can really move people. Some writers and authors have been able to influence millions with their words alone. What does it take to become an effective and successful author or writer? Authority Magazine started an interview series, called “5 Things You Need To Be A Successful Author or Writer” where we spoke to successful authors and writers who shared lessons from their experiences. Some of the experts we interviewed put together some fantastic videos sharing their “five things.” Please enjoy these videos and interviews below.

Kale Sudhoff, Danny the Duck series

Kale Sudhoff is a 17-year-old Celina High School student who loves art and enjoys drawing and sculpting animals which is where he derives his passion as an author. Kale is a two-time published author of the Danny the Duck series, with his latest mission book “Danny and Kevin Conquer Camping” aimed to raise awareness for limb loss and limb difference. Kale wants his books to impact children and remind them to not let their circumstances limit or define them and to inspire others to be inclusive and how to be good friends.

The complete interview can be read here:

Melanie Gall

Melanie Gall is the author of Deanna Durbin, Judy Garland, and the Golden Age of Hollywood, the first-ever biography about 1930s film legend Deanna Durbin. She is also an internationally-acclaimed writer, editor, performer, and music historian who has sung at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and Royal Albert Hall. Melanie’s historic-themed plays have been performed in over a dozen countries, as well as mounted off-Broadway at New York’s SoHo Playhouse. “Deanna Durbin, Judy Garland, and the Golden Age of Hollywood” is available for pre-order on Amazon, and you can visit Melanie’s webpage at http://www.melaniegall.com to learn more about Melanie’s music, theatre shows, and upcoming books.

The complete interview can be read here:

Leslie Johansen Nack, author

Before Leslie Johansen Nack started writing, she raised two children, ran a mechanical engineering business with her husband, took care of her aging mother, and dreamed of retirement when she could write full-time. She did everything late in life, including getting her degree in English Literature from UCLA at age thirty-one. Leslie’s debut, Fourteen, A Daughter’s Memoir of Adventure, Sailing and Survival received five indie awards when it was published in 2015.

The complete interview can be read here:

Brad Gosse

If you’ve never heard of Brad, or seen him perform, you are definitely missing out.

The way he delivers his jokes and stories is dry and lifeless, and his lack of facial expressions is absolutely priceless! So many people love Brads work that he has over 1 million followers on TikTok.

Brad is a comedian. He loves to entertain people whether it be through his jokes or his books. He started publishing his “children’s books” in 2019. He has published over 90 dark humour books so far.

The complete interview can be read here:

Smita Das Jain, Personal Empowerment and Executive Life Coach | Writer | Speaker

Smita Das Jain is a bestselling author of ‘A Slice Of Life: Every Person Has A Story.’ A Personal Empowerment and Executive Life Coach by profession and a writer by passion, Smita writes every day with samples of her writing visible in her everyday surroundings- her home office, her terrace garden, her husband’s car, and the kitchen napkins. Readers can access her creative fiction published on multiple platforms at https://www.smitaswritepen.com/

The complete interview can be read here:

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Authority Magazine is devoted to sharing in-depth interviews, featuring people who are authorities in Business, Pop Culture, Wellness, Social Impact, and Tech