Sunday, June 23, 2013

077- Inspiration

In this episode, we riff off a similar discussion on Dead Robots' Society as we discuss what inspires us as writers. When did we first know we wanted to write? What influenced us? What writers inspire us? Other forms of media? From where do we draw inspiration for individual stories?

If you're a writer, feel free to add your own replies in the comments section!

Alan wants everyone to check out "The Hero's Journey Explained by Puppets"

Sunday, June 16, 2013

76- Submissions and Contests

In an abbreviated episode, David and Alan discuss issues surrounding submitting your work, and the value of writing and book contests.

Dave's book, You Suck, is free on Kobo, Nook, and Smashwords.

Promo: A Minor Magic by Justin R. Macumber

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

74- Kindle Worlds and Fan Fiction with Steven Savile

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Steven Savile, author of the Ogmios thrillers, drops by. We discuss Amazon's new Kindle Worlds program,
in which authors will essentially be paid for writing fan fiction, and contrast it to Hugh Howey's approach to writers who want to create in his universe.

Promo: Pentecost by J.F. Penn

Saturday, June 1, 2013