Tag: Craft of Fiction

The Red Pen with Heather Luby

The Red Pen with Heather Luby

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, Heather Luby joins us to talk about our favorite editing strategies. As always, you can listen and watch below. Show notes are beneath the YouTube embed. Please be sure to hit the “thumbs up” on YouTube and like us 

Turning Writer’s Block into Building Blocks

Turning Writer’s Block into Building Blocks

Welcome back, loyal listener! This week, we take a look at the causes of writer’s block, and explore several ways to combat it. As always, please hit the “thumbs up” button on the video (it helps a lot) and subscribe to our various channels. Thanks! 

Team Writer, Assemble!

Team Writer, Assemble!

Welcome back, loyal listener! This week, we talk about collaborative writing. As always, show notes are below the video. Don’t forget to hit the thumbs up on YouTube and subscribe to our various channels. We record live on Google Plus on Tuesday evenings at 6:30 

Redeeming Flawed Characters

Redeeming Flawed Characters

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, we’re joined by novelist Jennifer Kincheloe, author of The Secret Life of Anna Blanc. Our topic is redeeming flawed characters. As always, you can listen and watch below. Don’t forget to hit the “thumbs up” button on YouTube and to subscribe 

Seven Deadly Writing Sins

Seven Deadly Writing Sins

Welcome back, loyal listener! This week, Heather Luby joined us to talk about the seven deadly writing sins. Show notes are below. I do want to apologize for the rough quality at the beginning of the cast. It eventually gets better. Thanks for sticking with 

Writing the Novella

Writing the Novella

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, we’re joined by Angela Hunt and Bill Myers to talk about the writing of a novella. Sadly, there are no show notes this week due to the Q&A format. Besides, would you rather read answers, or listen to them? 

Our Favorite Endings

Our Favorite Endings

Welcome back, loyal listeners! Short story author Dennis Fulgoni joins us this week to talk about our favorite endings. Hope you enjoy the episode as much as we enjoyed putting it together. Be sure to subscribe!       Our favorite endings: Dennis: Cynthia Ozick, 

Handling Tough Subjects

Handling Tough Subjects

Welcome back, loyal listeners! We’re joined this week by author Kimberly Rae, author of several novels on human trafficking. Together, we discuss how to tackle difficult subjects in our fiction. As always, please subscribe to our YouTube channel, like us on Facebook, etc.     

Beta Readers

Beta Readers

Welcome back, loyal listeners! This week, we talk about Beta Readers–everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask. As always, we appreciate you listening. Please hit the “like” button on YouTube and subscribe to our show via whatever podcast app you use. Thanks! 

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