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Matthew Wayne Selznick
Works at MWS Media
Attended Capistrano Valley High School
Lives in Long Beach, California
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The latest DIY Endeavors Podcast is available right now! Click to listen, comment, and subscribe in iTunes, Stitcher, or any podcast player. If you use Player FM or TuneIn, they'll have it real soon, too.
In this episode of The DIY Endeavors Podcast, Matthew Wayne Selznick talks neopatronage, crowdfunding, and microloans, and their uses for DIY creators.
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It's a new Bookcase Session! Featuring a song written by Gypsy Trash singer D.D. Wood.
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+M. J. Brudenell Thank you, Mike! I'm getting back into music; it was my first creative endeavor. If you like what you hear from the Bookcase Sessions, I've got an EP and a full length album over at mattselznick.com -- and you can name your own price!
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Some quality time this morning with Woody.
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#Writers! if you haven't already, please take a few minutes to answer 5 questions about a service I offer: http://ow.ly/KWHGF Thanks!
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#Indie  creators and creative entrepreneurs: do your fans and customers really know you? What about your potential fans and customers? Click to read why you need a statement of ethics!
Author and creator Matthew Wayne Selznick explains why a statement of ethics is essential for independent creators who want to build a strong community and attract the best friends and fans.
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The latest episode of my #DIY Endeavors #Podcast, number 77, is live! Featuring listener voicemails and a host with a headcold! Listen, subscribe, comment, and support at http://www.diyendeavors.org. Spread it around (the podcast, not the cold)!
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A lovely review of the audio book of my collection FOUR STORIES. Click through to read and to get the audio book via Audible.com, or PAY WHAT YOU WANT at https://www.mattselznick.com/shop/products/four-stories

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Check out this great listen on Audible.com. The first short story collection from Matthew Wayne Selznick focuses on revelations of clarity and epiphanies of character in the f...
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The latest episode of The DIY Endeavors Podcast features an intimate interview with independent author +Scott Roche. Please click through to listen and comment, and please +1 to tell everyone you know!
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Just added: the DRM-free audio book edition of my contemporary occult short story, "Cloak!"  It's full of creepy goodness for fans of the Dresden File, Repairman Jack, or Kolchak: The Night Stalker. And as always, if you buy from my site, you can pay whatever you like! You set the price!

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Love a nice occult mystery with a downtrodden everyman hero? Pay what you want for "Cloak," a tale of the Protector storyworld from Matthew Wayne Selznick.
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I recently asked my email newsletter community a few questions. I learned a lot about them, and about what they think about my work.  Indie creators: how well do you know your community of friends and fans?
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In 2014, I made $2,592.55 from my DIY, independent creative endeavors (fiction, non-fiction, audio, music, and related works). How about you? #transparencychallenge
Click through to read about a transparency challenge from author and creator Matthew Wayne Selznick to indie authors and creators: share your monthly income reports!
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Occupation
Creator at Large
Skills
Author. Storyteller. Creative Consultant. Storyworld Designer. Marketer. WordPress Developer. Creator.
Employment
  • MWS Media
    Creator at Large, 2000 - present
    I bring creative endeavors to fruition, to market, and to an audience, both for myself and for a variety of clients, including independent authors, musicians, and actors, small businesses, non-profits, municipalities, and the entertainment industry.
  • Jetset Studios
    Producer, 2009 - 2011
    I helped develop, write, and manage interactive marketing campaigns for the biggest players in film and television.
  • Mahalo.com Inc.
    Freelancers Manager / User Advocate, 2007 - 2008
    During the first phase of this Internet business, I conceived, helped architect, and managed a worldwide pool of hundreds of freelance writers. I also served as user advocate.
  • Borders Group Inc.
    Assorted Management Positions, 1995 - 2005
    I held every management position including interim General Manager for several multi-million dollar book and entertainment retail locations. I was also trainer-of-trainers for Southern California and assisted in opening and training the staff of five new stores.
  • Tower Records
    Blank Video Tape Buyer, 1985 - 1987
    My first job was in the video department of the El Toro, California Tower Records. It changed the course of my life.
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Currently
Long Beach, California
Previously
Orange County, Southern California - McKeesport, Pennsylvania - Alberquerque, New Mexico - Glendora, California - Mission Viejo, California - Lake Forest, California - San Clemente, California - Costa Mesa, California - Irvine, California - Long Beach, California - Huntington Beach, California - San Pedro, California - Hesperia, California
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Story
Tagline
I make things with words, music, pictures and people.
Introduction
I'm an author, creator, and creative services provider living in Long Beach, California with the best girl in the world and too many pets. Visit my website, where you can get a free 22,000-word sampler of my works and pay what you want for anything I make.
Bragging rights
Among the first: Online Storyworld Creators (Sovereign Serials, 1998) | Podcasters (The MWS Media Radio Show, 2004) | Podcast Novelists (Brave Men Run, 2005) | Pay-What-You-Want Authors (2014)
Education
  • Capistrano Valley High School
    1981 - 1985
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Gender
Male
Looking for
Friends, Networking
Relationship
In a relationship
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Matt Selznick