The Launch

Kyle Rutkin
How can authors succeed in the creator economy? An experimental book launch by author Kyle Rutkin.
Created 03 Sep 2021
  • And so it begins...
    26 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 2 3
    First off, thank you to everyone who’s followed the journey so far! This book experiment has been such a fun forum to work through creative ideas that I’ve been wrestling with. Now one of those ideas ...
  • I want to quit this newsletter
    19 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 3 2
    When I first started this newsletter and experimental book launch, it was exciting. I had a ton of ideas. A bunch of people subscribed. I received encouraging comments on Instagram. Let the games begi...
  • Life in the slush pile
    12 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 3 3
    Out of curiosity, I searched Gmail for the first book I ever wrote. The title - I’m 72% Sure I Love. The novel was a romantic comedy about a twentysomething that goes on a bachelor party and runs into...
  • Wasn't your book supposed to be a movie?
    05 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 3 2
    In May of 2020, I made a post that my novel, She Died Famous, was headed to Hollywood. My book was optioned to be a movie. It was every writer’s dream. I imagined my characters showing up on the big s...
  • An experimental book launch
    28 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 5 3
    Welcome everyone to Chapter 1 of the newsletter! So what’s this newsletter about? In 2019, I published a book called, She Died Famous. By most standards, it was a success. It got a good readership, go...
  • Follow my latest book launch!
    21 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    Welcome to The Launch by me, Kyle Rutkin. Author of She Died Famous. She Died Famous was only the beginning…In this newsletter, I’ll be documenting my latest book launch. But this time, I'm going to b...
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