The Author Reader Contract

The Author Reader Contract

Welcome back, loyal listeners! Heather Luby joins us to talk about the Author-Reader contract. As always, show  notes are below. Don’t forget to hit the like button on YouTube and to subscribe to us on your podcast feeds. Reviews are always appreciated. Be sure to 

Very Funny

Very Funny

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week we talk humor. What makes something funny, and how can we use humor to make our fiction stronger. Special thanks to Pops for saving the end of the cast when my video feed cut out. As always, you can 

Magical Realism

Magical Realism

Welcome back loyal listeners! This week we’re joined by Stephanie Carroll, author of A White Room, to talk magical realism. You can find out more about her and her incredible book at http://www.stephaniecarroll.net/ As always, you can listen or watch below. Looking for show notes? Check 

Hand of Adonai Launch Special

Hand of Adonai Launch Special

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week we talk about what it takes to launch a book (specifically my latest novel, Hand of Adonai: The Book of Things to Come). Molly Jo Realy (my social media manager) joins us to talk about the role popular sites 

Punctuation Matters

Punctuation Matters

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, we take a look at punctuation and its role in fiction. As always, you may watch and listen below. Show notes are below the YouTube embed. Come back next week when we look at how to launch a book! 

100th Episode Extravaganza!

100th Episode Extravaganza!

Welcome back, loyal listeners! We’ve got a special treat for you this week, our 100th episode extravaganza! Join us for this trip down memory lane with some familiar faces and voices. Steve McLain and Heather Luby join us to talk about the role they played 

Flannery O’Connor

Flannery O’Connor

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week we take a look at some of Flannery O’Connor’s advice from Mystery and Manners. I maintain this is a book every writer should have on their shelf. She’s one of my favorite authors, and she’s crazy smart. As always, show 

From the Writer – Raymond Carver

From the Writer – Raymond Carver

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, we take a look at Raymond Carver’s essay “On Writing.” We’ve highlighted some of the points he’s made for us as writers. Some great advice. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did. As always, you may listen 

A Modest Proposal

A Modest Proposal

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week we talk proposals: what are they and how to make one. As always, you may listen and watch below. Show notes are beneath the YouTube embed. Don’t forget to subscribe and like!     Making Time to Write First 

Making Time to Write

Making Time to Write

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week Edie Melson  joins us as we take a look at how to make time to write in your busy schedule. As always, you can listen and watch below. Show notes are below the YouTube plugin. Don’t forget to subscribe