SW051 DIS Scent of Memory

August 18, 2017

We cover using scent and smell to develop settings and build mood while evoking memories. We also discuss the amateur fear of having your idea stolen.


SW050 G&P Passive Voice

August 12, 2017

Our First Grammar and  Poetry episode. We discuss when to use the passive voice.


SW049 INT J T Lawerance

August 4, 2017

We interview J T Lawerance and talk about how to build a list from nothing, and set up an email chain.


SW048 DIS Audio Book Preparation

July 29, 2017

How to prepare a manuscript for audio production, set up your character sketches, and audition script. What to look for in auditions and different platforms for publishing.


SW047 INT Christina Bergman

July 22, 2017

We interview Christina Bergman to get her perspective on audiobook creation outside of the U.S.


SW046 DIS Setting Part 3: The Sound & Silence

July 14, 2017

We introduce 'This Week in Critiques', and cover part 3 of setting: sound. This Time I have J with me.


SW045 INT Bill Nevitt

July 8, 2017

We interview Bill Nevitt, a VO performer and learn about the narrator side of audiobooks, and they look for in a manuscript, and what helps them create the character voices.


SW044 DIS Steadfast Character Arcs

July 4, 2017

We cover steadfast character arcs in: To Kill a Mockingbird, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and Batman: the Dark Knight.


SW043 INT Ryan Thomas

June 23, 2017

We talk with Ryan about his getting his movie deal, how he learned to write dialogue and developing characters through setting.


SW042 DIS Setting Part 2: Deepening character & tension

June 16, 2017

We talk about how to use setting to build characters and add tension to the scene.