July 15, 2020
We talk with Mark Everglade, T. K. Young, and Joseph Hurtgen about their views on exposition, and how they handled it in their own novels.
June 19, 2020
We cover interiority and the essential parts of the exposition that are needed for the story to work. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing
April 24, 2020
We are still talking about exposition, backstory, and flashbacks. email: email@example.com website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing
March 30, 2020
We continue our discussion on EXPOSITION with examples from The Expanse and John Updike. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing
January 30, 2020
If Start Wars cut all exposition we wouldn't get this line, "Luke, I am your father." We talk about techniques to make exposition work and bring more life into your work. Visit our site JosephBendoski.com/Start-Writing or send us an email: email@example.com. Pick up the material for the examples on our website and help support the show.
November 19, 2019
We discuss how to end chapters with cliffhangers, and what are the essential components that make a cliffhanger work, and what needs to come after. Website: Joseph-Bendoski/Start-Writing Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
October 13, 2019
We discuss why ambiguous endings are used, and how to make them work, and how to know if they are right for the story you are working on. Contact:email@example.com website: JosephBendoski.com/start-writing
August 28, 2019
We discuss why you would end a book with a cliffhanger, the risks, and rewards of doing it, and look at some examples that have ended stories with cliffhangers successfully. Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us for show notes at JosephBendoski.com/Start-Writing