September 8, 2017
We discuss how to leverage your setting to strengthen your theme and prime your readers to read the narrative a specific way.
September 2, 2017
We discuss when to use a double negative and for what effect.
August 26, 2017
We interview Laurence O'Bryan about his journey from traditional to indie publishing, and everything he's learned along the way. He developed author teams to help them in their promotion and has an entire site dedicated to it.
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.
August 12, 2017
Our First Grammar and Poetry episode. We discuss when to use the passive voice.
August 4, 2017
We interview J T Lawerance and talk about how to build a list from nothing, and set up an email chain.
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.
July 22, 2017
We interview Christina Bergman to get her perspective on audiobook creation outside of the U.S.
July 14, 2017
We introduce 'This Week in Critiques', and cover part 3 of setting: sound. This Time I have J with me.
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.