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Month: November 2019

TWJ 1.52: Breaking Through Writer’s Block with Hank Garner

November 30, 2019

Episode 1.52 – Recorded 11.29.2019 – Breaking Through Writer’s Block with Hank Garner. We’ve all been there: you’re staring at your unfinished manuscript, but the words just won’t come. How do you get that book written when you keep getting stuck? Author and host of The Author Stories Podcast, Hank Garner, joins us to explain […]

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KSM LIVE! 4.44: Writing Past the Tough Parts

November 26, 2019

Ep 4.44: Writing Past the Tough Parts The KSM crew talks about how they overcome the toughest parts of their writing.

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TWJ 1.51: Writing Effective Dialogue with Louise Harnby

November 22, 2019

Episode 1.51 – Recorded 11.21.2019 – Writing Effective Dialogue with Louise Harnby. Are you getting stuck in your dialogue? Do you find that your characters sound alike? Maybe the pacing seems slow, the writing confusing or drab? If so, you’re not alone. We feel that way too, but we’re on the hunt for solutions. In […]

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KSM LIVE! 4.43: 20Books to Vegas 2019 – The Ultimate Breakdown

November 19, 2019

Ep 4.43: 20Books to Vegas 2019 – The Ultimate Breakdown Josh, Scott, Lauren, Kalene, and Ellen talk about their experiences at this year’s 20BooksToVegas Writers Conference.

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TWJ 1.50: Roundtable – How Do I Reverse-Engineer My Plot?

November 8, 2019

Episode 1.50 – Recorded 11.07.2019 – How Do I Reverse-Engineer My Plot? You just thought of the most brilliant ending ever! Now what? How do you get your characters from Point Z to A? Kalene and Lauren discuss this helpful plotting technique, starting with the end and working your way to the beginning. Enjoy!

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KSM LIVE! 4.42: For Writers Who Just Want to Write

November 5, 2019

Ep 4.42: For Writers Who Just Want to Write Chuck and Josh talk about writing for the sake of writing and not a business.

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What Happens After NaNoWriMo?

November 3, 2019

November is upon us, which means it’s NaNoWriMo season again. To everyone who’s participating this year, go get ’em! And my sincerest congratulations to anyone who’s ever won NaNo. You’ve accomplished something I couldn’t do on my best day—you wrote a book! And you should be proud of yourself—I’m certainly proud of you. So, now […]

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