Episode 246: Historical #Fiction the Only Way I Know How with Beverly JenkinsListen now (47 min) | Beverly Jenkins is best-selling, award-winning, and still having fun with all she does—in other words, all the things we writers aspire to when we sit down at the desk. But when she first got started, she “didn’t have a clue”—and that might have freed her t…
Episode 245: #Pitching with Passion with Lisa LevensteinListen now (38 min) | Hey kids, we’re getting back to basics this week with a down-n-dirty episode on pitching, focused on opinion pages everywhere. We…
Episode 244: Setting Writer #Goals for 2021Listen now (43 min) | Last year’s words: Abundance. Practice. Magic. This year? Generous, Organize, Flow. It’s only now, writing these shownotes, that …
Episode 243: #Fact-based Fiction and Fiction from Facts with Mark OlshakerListen now (45 min) | A little #AmWriting behind the scenes: as we headed into this recording, Jess texted KJ: Here’s the lowdown on Mark: I have been …
1. Writing words with a pen or pencil was probably the first way you ever expressed yourself in writing. And when we’re stuck, we often turn back to th…
Episode 242 Finding All the Voices: Writing Reflective #Nonfiction with Julie Lythcott-HaimsListen now (45 min) | Writing nonfiction outside the memoir space usually means finding sources and stories that are not your own. Narrative, self-help…
#Minisode: Novel in #Process Part 2: Getting your idea ready to go the distanceListen now (13 min) | KJ here. I recorded a 9-part video series for the Happy Writer community on my novel-writing process, which is a work in progress…
Episode 241: Big #Booklaunch DayListen now (53 min) | Whew! This week, Sarina and KJ (that’s me writing as it usually is) both launched books—Sarina came out with Loverboy, second in …
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