Episode 252 How to Write a Post-Covid Romance with Alisha RaiListen now (30 min) | Alisha Rai writes fun, joyful contemporary romances about smart, mature people who still struggle to find love. And by mature, we…
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A primer on the almighty power of book pre-order numbers.
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Episode 251 How to give your fun read a solid, poke-in-the-gut point with Anna NorthListen now (47 min) | It’s a freewheeling conversation about writing fiction that tells a great story—and makes you think about the world beyond the st…
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#Minisode: Finding Fun AgainListen now (9 min) | Hey hey! I don’t know about the rest of you, but I’ve been skating on thin ice over the pit of despair and hopelessness for a whil…
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Episode 250: Growing Thick Skin: Handling #Haters, Commenters and Bad ReviewsListen now (44 min) | Does this ever get easier? That’s the question we’re often asked by newer writers in the process of putting themselves out there …
Minisode: Making a #Revision Plan with KJListen now (17 min) | Hello lovely supporters! It’s a Minisode that I (it’s KJ here) was super excited to record for you… but I’m not so sure I nailed …
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Episode 249: Turning Data into #Narrative with Ron LieberListen now (47 min) | In this episode, we go seriously pro, talking to Ron Lieber, the Your Money columnist for the New York Times and the author of Th…
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Episode 248 Mental #Chatter with Ethan Kross: Harnessing the voices in our heads for goodListen now (46 min) | Our guest today, Ethan Kross, is one of the world’s leading experts on controlling the conscious mind. His new book, Chatter: The…
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On our upcoming episode with Ethan Kross, we discuss normalizing criticism, so that it’s not so wounding to a writer’s psyche. One way to do that is to…
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Episode 247: #Writing All Over the Map with Jacob Sager WeinsteinListen now (44 min) | This week Jess talks to Jacob Sager Weinstein, a writer who has done just about everything. He started out with highbrow aspirati…
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Hello, #AmWriters! Jess here, fresh off of a week of audiobook recording. This is my second audiobook, so I’m no expert, but I have learned a few tips …
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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 …
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