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How to Write a Novel by ANONYMOUS
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I address myself to the man or woman of talent—those people who have writing ability, but who need instruction in the manipulation of characters, the formation of plots, and a host of other points with which I shall deal hereafter. Although no school could turn out novelists to order there is yet enough common material in all art-work to be mapped out in a course of lessons. I shall show that the two great requisites of novel-writing are (1) a good story to tell, and (2) ability to tell it e ...
 
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Behind the Prose
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Behind the Prose explores and illuminates the craft of writing and its process through interviews with emerging and established writers. The podcast is released weekly and hosted by Keysha Whitaker. Visit behindtheprose.com for upcoming guests, news, and essays on writing.Listen. Learn. Write.
 
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Authors-In-Training
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Authors-In-Training is all about writing, books, and storytelling. It's a podcast for everyone, from novices to experts, talking about writing and sharing experiences.
 
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Helping Writers Become Authors
 
Helping Writers Become Authors provides writers help in summoning inspiration, crafting solid characters, outlining and structuring novels, and polishing prose. Learn how to write a book and edit it into a story agents will buy and readers will love. (Music intro by Kevin MacLeod.)
 
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How Do You Write
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Explore the processes of working writers with bestselling author Rachael Herron. Is your writing not getting done? Want tips on how to write the book you long to finish? Here you'll gain tips on how to get in the chair, tricks to stay in it, and inspiration to get your own words flowing. Episodes are short, so you can get back to writing. Whether you're writing a work of literary fiction, a graphic novel, a commercial novel, or a chapbook of poetry, you've come to the right place. Welcome to ...
 
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The Man of Twists and Turns - Crime fiction and thrillers with Matt Rees
 
This is the place for fans of crime fiction and thrillers. The Man of Twists and Turns is packed with "How to" tips on writing thrillers, behind the scenes looks at crime writing, and a FREE psychological novel podcast in serial form. Matt Rees is an award-winning writer of crime fiction, thrillers and historical fiction. Get a FREE ebook of his crime stories at mattrees.net/free-ebook
 
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Writing Unblocked with Britney M. Mills
 
Writing Unblocked is a podcast for you, the Writer. The main goal is to motivate you to finish your writing project, whether it's a novel, screenplay, etc. Whether you have several published books or have been working on one for several years, this 3-day a week podcast will motivate you to finish your project with interviews from published authors, who will share all about their process and how they conquered many of the challenges of writing, as well as other tips and tutorials. So now all ...
 
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Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
 
As the last published novel of a writer whose career spanned over a dozen novels, innumerable short stories, plays and nonfiction, Our Mutual Friend is indeed a great composition by Charles Dickens. Considered to be one of his most mature, insightful and refined works, Our Mutual Friend takes a long, hard look at what many Victorians loved but hated to admit they did—money. Dickens uses satire, irony, symbolism and biting wit to portray this unlovely picture of a society obsessed with materi ...
 
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Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
 
Set in nineteenth century New England, Little Women follows the lives of the four March sisters-Jo, Beth, Amy and Meg. The novel is a classic rites of passage story, that has often split literature critics but has been adored by many over the years. Intended as a book for young girls, the book is too sentimental for some but plenty of adults and young men have Little Women firmly featured in their best books of all time. The pace of the novel can be slow at times and the language almost too ...
 
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Love and Friendship by Jane Austen
 
Begun when she was just eleven years old, Love and Friendship is one of Jane Austen's stories that very few readers may have encountered before. Austen experts feel that this story was written, like many others, only for the pleasure of her family and friends. It is scribbled across three notebooks, in childish handwriting, and the complete work is thought to have been written over a period of six or seven years. It is dedicated to one of her cousins, whom she was very close to, Eliza de Feu ...
 
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Ink to Film
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Ink to Film is a show is for readers and film aficionados alike. We read and discuss a novel in a granular way, then move to the film adaptation and talk about all the ways it relates to the book, and how it stands on its own. Hosts Luke and James have studied writing and film respectively, and bring an insider's insight into the show. Whether merely curious about the source material or an avid fan, Ink to Film should appeal to you!
 
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This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald
 
A romantic and witty novel that has weathered time to remain one of America’s classic pieces. In the shadows of the great Gatsby is another brilliant novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. This book is evidence to Fitzgerald’s literal genius because it was written by the author in his twenties to mirror his experiences at the time. It paints a picture of what it was like to be a young man or woman in the 20th century and in the wake of the First World War. The book is set on a foundation of socialist ...
 
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Graphic Waffles - Making Graphic Novels and Comics
 
For anyone who's ever wanted to create a graphic novel, Graphic Waffles is a weekly podcast that chronicles the pursuit of an artistically challenged host to create his first graphic novel. Episodes feature an in depth look at the highs and lows related to learning how to draw, learning to write and learning how to communicate through panels and pages.
 
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The Call of the Wild by Jack London
 
Call of the Wild is an emotional rollercoaster of a novel set during the late 19th century Klondike Gold Rush. The central character is Buck, an Alaskan sled dog who is forced to adjust to the cruel climate in order to survive. If you have even a remote love of dogs then you will fall head over heels in love with this book. In fact, take away the fact that Buck is a dog and the story is the same, a struggle against greed and to live a life of freedom. London spent a year in Yokel researching ...
 
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Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
 
Uncle Tom’s Cabin is one of the most controversial novels of the last century, with it’s sentimental portrayal of the anti-slavery movement in the USA. Written in 1852, the novel instantly rose to fame and split Americans up and down the country. Stowe was a passionate abolitionist and was inspired to write Uncle Tom when she spent time in Cincinnati in the early part of the 18th century. She met many slaves who had escaped from Kentucky and was touched by the friendships she built. It was w ...
 
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The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
 
“One morning Gregor Samsa woke from anxious dreams to find himself transformed into a disgusting insect...” Thus opens one of the most famous books of the twentieth century, The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka. Published in 1915, The Metamorphosis is written originally in German. It is a brief but extremely thought provoking novella. Readers and writers have termed it one of the most influential works of the century and hailed Kafka as the creator of a new form in literary tradition. Today, the ...
 
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Writes4Women
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Writes4Women is all about celebrating women's voices and supporting women's rights. It’s about writing the voice, reading the voice and being the voice. It's where women are invited to take up as much space as they want and we do! Every month co-hosts Pamela Cook (the professional author) and Kel Butler (the total newbie) take the audience along with them as they write their own books. Pam's 5th and Kel's 1st. In MENTORING MOMENTS Pam mentors Kel as she writes her book, focussing on a partic ...
 
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Beyond the Words
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Beyond the Words is a podcast that talks about writing, publishing and promoting your future bestselling novel. Join bestseller Holly Hunt as she talks to other authors and guides you, step by step, through the process of writing a great novel. Each week, join us for a new episode discussing a part of the writing journey with a new wonderful author, and gain some insight into the mixed and varied world of publishing in the 2010s. Episode List: Chapter 1 - Components1.Deciding Why to Write 2. ...
 
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Adrift in New York by Horatio Alger, Jr.
 
Set in 19th century New York, this is the story of a wealthy old man who adopts his orphaned nephew and niece after his own four year old son mysteriously disappears. However, under a smooth exterior, the nephew is a conniving and avaricious villain who wants to grab all the old man's wealth for himself. This is also the story of a young boy, who doesn't know he's the sole heir to a fabulous fortune, but grows up homeless in the streets of New York. The villainous nephew proposes marriage to ...
 
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Star Born by Andre Norton
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If you've read and enjoyed The Stars Are Ours, you will certainly enjoy this exciting sequel! Star Born by Andre Norton was first published in 1957, two years after the previous book and is in itself a complete and riveting read. The theme depicts an early inter-stellar flight undertaken by people who call themselves the Free Scientists escaping from an oppressive regime on Earth. When Pax, a global authoritarian regime takes over the planet, it deems all space travel illegal. However this s ...
 
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Pirates of Savannah
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Pirates of Savannah is a historical fiction novel about the birth of liberty in the south. It takes place during Pre-revolutionary age, truly a fascinating time in history that has been greatly ignored by other Authors. At it's heart it is a tale of prisoners, refugees and societies casts offs all joining together to escape from government tyranny and discover a path to liberty. Find out how a group of oppressed colonists gained the courage to start defying authority and begin planing a revo ...
 
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The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
 
A beautiful woman who is punished for the mortal sin of loving a man other than her husband, a cowardly lover, a vengeful husband, a rebellious illegitimate child and the oppressive and patriarchal morality of 17th century Puritanism in Boston. Together these form an unforgettable and thought-provoking glimpse of how much social attitudes have changed over the centuries. Nathaniel Hawthorne was the creator of such beloved works as Twice-Told Tales, A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls, The House ...
 
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How to Cook Fish by Olive Green
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One hundred simple fish sauces. Sixty-five ways to cook mackerel. The Catching of Unshelled Fish. Twenty-seven ways to Cook Frogslegs. Now that should certainly make you reach for your apron and fish knife! How to Cook Fish by Olive Green is a vintage culinary classic, filled with simple, easy to follow recipes rendered in a terse, no nonsense style. There's none of this fiddling with scales, weights and measures. What you get is a mélange of interesting, unusual ways to cook seafood without ...
 
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King Arthur and His Knights by Maude L. Radford
 
Published in 1903, King Arthur and His Knights by Maude L. Radford is an easy to read version of the Arthurian legends, made simple and interesting for children. Maude Lavinia Radford Warren was a Canadian born American who taught literature and composition at the University of Chicago between 1893-1907. Following the success of some of her books, she left teaching to take up writing as a full time career. She also served as a war correspondent for the New York Times magazine during WWI and ...
 
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Robinson Crusoe Written Anew for Children by Daniel Defoe
 
First published in 1719, Robinson Crusoe is a book that marks the beginning of realistic fiction writing in English. Its simple, linear narrative style and the semblance of being a true account and autobiographical in nature led to its great popularity when it first came out. Its original title The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York: Mariner, Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years all alone in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great ...
 
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Daniel's Nemesis Podcast
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Each week I read a chapter from a novel I wrote as a teenager, 15 years ago. Afterwards, I dissect the chapter and look at how little I have changed. This novel is about an alien invasion right after the First World War, and is a mix of Blackadder Goes Forth, Independence Day, and Un Chien Andalou. That's right, this is not a good novel. Feel free to laugh at my teenage angst, or see this as a How To NOT write a novel.
 
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Quick Silver
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What does a reformed cat burglar do when he has only months left to live? Sylvester “Silver” Larcini decides to test his skills one last time and pulls off the caper of his life by robbing the mansion of the mysterious Sherman Lord. Unfortunately, Lord has access to powers and resources far beyond anything Silver ever imagined. He kidnaps Silver’s wife and unleashes a worldwide manhunt against him. On the run, Silver encounters Morrigaine, a confused and eccentric young woman who claims to b ...
 
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Anything But Ordinary on Croydon Radio
 
'Let's face it, who is ordinary and, if we were, how boring would that be! Expect anything but ordinary on this show - quirky news stories, interesting personalities, facts and figures that you never knew and never thought you needed to, interspersed with great music.At 1.30 each week we have our 'novel in a year' writing workshop. They say everyone has a novel in them and 2013 could be the year yours is written if you follow this weekly, interactive series.
 
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Babcock
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A fat boy with the blues. A skinny girl who runs marathons. And a con man on the lam. If you liked Clear Heart, or if you liked Boone Barnaby, you’ll like this one, too. The themes are a bit more grown up than Boone Barnaby, but it’s still family-friendly for reading. For any age it’s my brand of writing: humane, down to earth, good-natured, sometimes funny and sometimes sad.Babcock plays electric guitar. He’s writing songs - and trying to figure out the true meaning of rock and roll - but h ...
 
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Paths of Glory Podcast
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Paths of Glory; or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Shlock is a weekly podcast hosted by Zack Long and Andrea “Danger” Gigeroff. Each episode, they talk about about two films that are related, however tentative that relation may be. Andrea Gigeroff is a science student and movie enthusiast from Halifax, NS. She likes sci-fi novels, horror movies, snakes, and long romantic walks to the liqour store. In addition to Paths of Glory, she sporadically writes horror and science fiction f ...
 
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Primary Tourist
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My name is Spike DiMartino, and I've been writing, off and on, ever since my eighth grade English teacher told me that I did it well. In this podcast, I'll be reading from my novel, "Primary Tourist," which is about the link between the New Hampshire Primary and my life, and how mythology permeates the lives of everyone, from Presidential Wannabes to Wannabe Artistic Icons and everybody in between, and how Myth does its damnedest to shape truth, even when, hell, especially when you live in a ...
 
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How to Cook Fish by REED, Myrtle
 
Olive Green is the pseudonym for the prolific late 19th Century/early 20th Century author, Myrtle Reed. She wrote over thirty-three books and hundreds of magazine articles and pamphlets during her short lifetime. Ms. Reed was best known for writing romance novels that often included themes of everlasting and unrequited love, ironic revenge, mystery, and the occult. Her best known book is Lavender and Old Lace, which later became the basis for Arsenic and Old Lace. Ms. Reed used the name Oliv ...
 
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Of Such Is The Kingdom, A Novel of Biblical Times
 
Step back into New Testament times--to Ancient Jerusalem at the time of Christ and of the historical Roman Empire, and ask: What could a cynical, non-conformist dry-goods salesman, a disgruntled blacksmith, and a musing mendicant all have in common? The answer: Down deep, they all seek something better. But will they find true fulfillment they are seeking? The non-conformist, Manaheem, Herod's foster brother, is hired by Herod to foment an insurrection against Pontius Pilate, whom he distrus ...
 
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Storm Session Podcast
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Reality becomes fantasy, or is that imagination turns into real life experience? I am fascinated by how frequently the line between reality and fantasy is crossed in my writing practice. Writing romance novels and podcasting is an astonishing way to play with something from real life and turning into something fun, playful and perhaps a bit twisted. How amusing it is to be able to take an idea and turn it into something real like a living character. My characters all experience real life joy ...
 
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Quick Silver
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What does a reformed cat burglar do when he has only months left to live? Sylvester "Silver" Larcini decides to test his skills one last time and pulls off the caper of his life by robbing the mansion of the mysterious Sherman Lord. Unfortunately, Lord has access to powers and resources far beyond anything Silver ever imagined. He kidnaps Silver's wife and unleashes a worldwide manhunt against him. On the run, Silver encounters Morrigaine, a confused and eccentric young woman who claims to b ...
 
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Crossman Communications
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Susan Crossman is an author, speaker, editor and coach with decades of experience in helping people use their stories to develop relationships achieve goals, and generate revenue. She has written business materials for a number of national and international organizations and she works with clarity to provide editing support for people who want to bring a book manuscript to life. As a coach, she draws upon the stories of her own resilience to inspire people to step forward confidently into th ...
 
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Babcock
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A fat boy with the blues. A skinny girl who runs marathons. And a con man on the lam. If you liked Clear Heart, or if you liked Boone Barnaby, you’ll like this one, too. The themes are a bit more grown up than Boone Barnaby, but it’s still family-friendly for reading. For any age it’s my brand of writing: humane, down to earth, good-natured, sometimes funny and sometimes sad. Babcock plays electric guitar. He’s writing songs - and trying to figure out the true meaning of rock and roll - but ...
 
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Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters
 
Two hundred and twelve residents of a small town tell their stories without fear of recrimination or ridicule. The only difference is that they're all dead! The two hundred and forty-four poems that form the Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters is really a series of epitaphs about the citizens of a fictional town called Spoon River and deals with the “plain and simple annals” of small town America. Edgar Lee Masters grew up in a small town in Illinois. His father's financial problems f ...
 
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Of Such Is The Kingdom, A Novel of Biblical Times
 
Step back into New Testament times--to Ancient Jerusalem at the time of Christ and of the historical Roman Empire, and ask: What could a cynical, non-conformist dry-goods salesman, a disgruntled blacksmith, and a musing mendicant all have in common? The answer: Down deep, they all seek something better. But will they find true fulfillment they are seeking? The non-conformist, Manaheem, Herod's foster brother, is hired by Herod to foment an insurrection against Pontius Pilate, whom he distrus ...
 
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Arts & Seizures
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Warning: Explicit Content Sundays at 2:00PM EST Hosted by notorious sex-and-drug-happy authors Mike Edison (I Have Fun Everywhere I Go) and Judy McGuire (How Not to Date), ARTS & SEIZURES features an incredible range of guests, across a broad spectrum of the arts – from high-minded writers to professional wrestlers, actors, comedians, chefs, musicians, journalists, directors, and producers. In the past two years Mike & Judy have welcomed Grammy Nominees and James Beard Award winners onto the ...
 
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Crime-writing extraordinaire and gruesome guru DM Mark is this week's guest! DM is David. David is DM. After his 'McAvoy' crime series are bestsellers and critically acclaimed, David became bored of murders in the 21st century and took a dive back in time, travelling to the 1800s. Hull is ravaged by cholera, you can barely walk along the street ...…
 
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Destination Mystery
 
I didn’t believe in ghosts or the supernatural…but that weird noise in the wall was testing my convictions. The unpleasant scratching sound that made the hairs on the back of my neck stand at attention had been going on for days. Look, I’m not some scaredy-cat to jump at every sound…But this? Ever since I moved into my shop-slash-house two week ...…
 
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The Future Is A Mixtape
 
For this episode of The Future Is A Mixtape, Jesse & Matt explore the paranoid dread and narcotic pull of Adam Curtis’ most recent documentary of political-noir, HyperNormalisation. In 2 hours and 40 minutes, it charts the globe-hopping travails of terrorists, bankers, politicians and America’s digital aristocracy--all of whom use humanity as p ...…
 
In which John Green's new novel Turtles All the Way Down is published. If you've read the book, SPOILERY subreddit for discussion and asking me questions: https://www.reddit.com/r/tatwdspoilers/ Please NO SPOILERS here. Read some reviews:The New York Times calls Turtles All the Way Down my "most astonishing" novel, among many other really lovel ...…
 
Douglas Gardham is a Canadian author based out of Toronto. He has written two books, The Actor and The Drive In. Doug grew up expecting to go to college and work at a steady job to provide for his family. For a while, that was exactly what he did, but he felt there was more to life. He decided to follow his love of books, which is what catapult ...…
 
This week on the Write About Now podcast, host Jonathan Small talks to actress, author, and writing instructor, Tempany Deckert. A former Australian soap opera star, Tempany now writes YA books and teaches the widely popular course — Write a Novel in 10 Weeks at UCLA Extension. Tempany has developed a motivating, fun, and rigurous system for cu ...…
 
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Plus 7 Intelligence | How Games Impact People
 
This week I am talking with Matt Forbeck, a New York Times Bestselling Author and award winning game designer We talk about how he creates games based on existing fictional universes - and writes novels based on games. How Shotguns & Sorcery started out as a contest entry 17 years ago - and is now finally a tabletop RPG What it was like working ...…
 
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OotiniCast
 
We go over Keith’s Fall Roadmap 2017 in detail, focusing on the announced United Forces Campaign. So much to cover! 1. Introduction 2. Tip of the week Congratulations to this week’s winner, Penndracos! Thanks to Neekish for entering. Please send your tips to ootinicast@gmail.com by next Wednesday for a chance to win a Taunfawn or M8-3R droid co ...…
 
So far in this series of Working, Jacob Brogan has been speaking to the team of creators behind DC's Batman comic books, who each perform an individual job in the pipeline. Today Jacob talks to a cartoonist who does all aspects of writing and artwork in the production of comics, Benjamin Frisch, the author of the graphic novel The Fun Family, w ...…
 
Author Steven Van Patten takes a new and creative approach to the classic vampire tale in his "Brookwater's Curse" series of books. We also discuss his thriller "Killer Genius". Interview Highlights I explain how I almost miss our interview time We talk about Steven's motivation for creating the Brookwater's Curse series Steven describes the hi ...…
 
Our guest for Episode 16 of the Ideas to Books Podcast is inspirational romantic suspense author Hope Toler Dougherty. Meet Hope: Hope Toler Dougherty holds a Master’s degree in English and taught at East Carolina University as well as York Technical College. Before writing novels, she published non-fiction articles on topics ranging from garde ...…
 
Christine Handy is a speaker, author and breast cancer survivor. Her journey encourages her listeners to be their best selves in all aspects of life. Her motto is: “There is always purpose in pain”. Her challenges led her to write her first novel, Walk Beside Me, which became a best seller. As a model, Christine has appeared in campaigns for br ...…
 
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Author Hour with Charlie Hoehn
 
@DaveCrenshaw is the author of The Power of Having Fun. He believes you can accomplish more by taking breaks, and I agree! Dave coaches his clients on how to be more productive, but he found their best productivity gains were on the days where they stopped working to have fun. In this episode, we talk about why working first and playing second ...…
 
Hey there word nerds! Today I have the absolute joy of hosting my dear friend, Jodi Kendall, on the show! Jodi and I go way back, to those days when DIY MFA was just the glimmer of an idea tickling the back of my brain. Jodi has nurtured a lifelong passion for animals, and has now turned that passion into a beautiful middle grade novel. I am so ...…
 
Debra Moffitt holds regular writing workshops for all writers; whether they're writing autobiographies, self-help books, fiction, short stories, or perhaps even the odd presentation. She explains the atmosphere she creates for writing and how long a book might take to write.Ever considered writing your own book? Don't miss out on Debra's tips.…
 
What kinds of stories are being told in your organization? Do these stories lift people up or criticize and belittle? How can storytelling be used to help teams perform better and even reduce employee stress? We recently chatted with Julia Lee, assistant professor of management and organizations at Michigan Ross. She studies relational self-aff ...…
 
We find the deepest insights into the mind behind Blade Runner, Minority Report, Total Recall, and The Man in the High Castle. See Philip K. Dick go through life while trying to figure out why bad things happen and how to stop them from happening. Even the most ardent Dickian scholar will find novel dimensions on this modern Gnostic saint — fro ...…
 
His parents provided the distinct foundation for what he does today. His mother was an art teacher. In college, his father took him to client meetings. When he claimed boredom as a kid, his mother pointed him to the crayons and stacks of paper. Later, in the corporate world, his skills grew while surrounded by other great artists. Rising tide l ...…
 
His parents provided the distinct foundation for what he does today. His mother was an art teacher. In college, his father took him to client meetings. When he claimed boredom as a kid, his mother pointed him to the crayons and stacks of paper. Later, in the corporate world, his skills grew while surrounded by other great artists. Rising tide l ...…
 
Episode 134 Show Notes for Jeff Horton Interview Have you ever wondered about changing your career…maybe writing a book or a screen play…but you were scared about leaving the secure, quote unquote – REGULAR job? Well, today’s guest did just that. After twenty-five years in the Information Technology field, Jeff Horton decided enough was enough ...…
 
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Disability Visibility
 
This episode is on assistive technology. All technology is assistive and the range of products and services available now for disabled people is pretty amazing. Alice talks with Lateef McLeod and Jessie Lorenz, two people from the SF Bay Area disability community. Lateef and Jessie share about their usage of assistive technology, how it impacts ...…
 
Episode 133 Show Notes for Jeff Horton Interview Have you ever wondered about changing your career…maybe writing a book or a screen play…but you were scared about leaving the secure, quote unquote – REGULAR job? Well, today’s guest did just that. After twenty-five years in the Information Technology field, Jeff Horton decided enough was enough ...…
 
Join host Greg Carlwood, of The Higherside Chats podcast as he talks cinema symbolism with returning guest, Robert Sullivan.While the topic of cinema symbolism isn't new to THC, considering the size and scope of the Hollywood's reach, it may be time to take another look at the esoteric allegory and cinematic sorcery used to encode eternal arche ...…
 
Eleven-year-old Cerys is no normal little girl. The orphaned daughter of a fifth century Welsh king and queen, her only friends in the island kingdom of Môna are her old Pictish caregiver and a young chambermaid. The new queen wants nothing to do with her-- instead doting on her own son, who will one day rule Môna in place of Cerys. The people ...…
 
Was Hitler a drug addict? Were his troops fighting whilst high on crystal meth? In this podcast, Norman Ohler discusses his provocative new book on the use of drugs in Nazi Germany.This podcast features an exclusive event recording from 31/5/2017 with Norman Ohler in conversation with Dr Kieran Mitton and a follow up interview where the author ...…
 
Bestselling thriller writer Simon Toyne explores his writing routine!In 2007, bored in a job and dreaming of telling stories, Simon quit to finally get one down. Only, he didn't do things by halves. Simon moved his whole family across the channel for a French adventure with the idea that in 7 months, he would finish his first book.The slight is ...…
 
THE DIG by STEVE FREEMAN VIANVI PODCAST BOOK REVIEW #21 of 2017 by Viga Boland, author and book reviewer VISIT STEVE FREEMAN’S WEBSITE If you’ve ever fancied being part of an archeological dig but know that reality is not in your future, you will very much enjoy getting stuck into Steve Freeman’s 9th book in the Blackwell Files series: Alton Bl ...…
 
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Monica’s desire to write came from an early age where she knew she wanted to be an author. Monica dreamed and talked about what she would do when she "made" it to the other side of stardom. So Monica wrote many books that never saw the light of day until, at the age of 19, Monica published my first novel, The Cave Nemesis. "I started a new chap ...…
 
Play in iTunes/Podcasts App View in Google Play View in Stitcher Download “One of the things that really disturbs me is how often I hear people say that they’re not a creative type… you are a creative type, because you’re a human.” — Grant Faulkner Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are going to talk about creativity, and to do that, we are invi ...…
 
In the last installment, I told the story of the Trial of the Century at the dawn of the 1800s, a murder mystery with Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at its heart, defending an innocent man against awful calumnies. Despite winning their client an acquittal that the public generally praised as justice, a myth has arisen around the trial sugges ...…
 
Becoming Ms. Burton (New Press) Becoming Ms. Burton is one woman's remarkable odyssey from tragedy to prison to recovery--and recognition as a leading figure in the national justice reform movement Susan Burton's world changed in an instant when her five-year-old son was killed by a van driving down their street. Consumed by grief and without a ...…
 
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Skylight Books Author Reading Series
 
Modern Tarot (HarperElixir) Literary icon Michelle Tea offers fresh new take on tarot that encourages self-love, personal growth and self-discovery. With her trademark wisdom and sharp sense of humor, author Michelle Tea shows how tarot offers moments of deep connection during a time when connection is ubiquitous but rarely delves beneath the s ...…
 
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The Author Stories Podcast - Author Interviews, Brandon Sanderson, Patrick Rothfuss, Jim Butcher, Ernest Cline, Robin Hobb, Diana Gabaldon
 
Releasing September 26, 2017 is the second volume in the Frontiers of Speculative Fiction series OCEANS: The Anthology. Joining me today are Rysa Walker and Daniel Arthur Smith to talk about this fantastic collection of short stories by twelve of today's hottest speculative fiction authors. These stories are all connected by the common theme of ...…
 
Laura Beers spent most of her childhood with a nose stuck in a book, dreaming of becoming an author. She attended Brigham Young University, eventually earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management. Laura worked her way up to a Sr. Project Engineer for a large general contractor in Southern California until she stopped working ...…
 
Writing is a strange beast. Everyone can do it, but very few can do it well. And those that can do it well often have very little cognizance as to what it is about their process that makes it click — F. Scott Fitzgerald died thinking he was a failure despite writing arguably the greatest book of the 20th century (The Great Gatsby). But author, ...…
 
Learn from the most common mistakes that indie authors make and save yourself time, money and heartache in today's show with Ricardo Fayet from Reedsy. In the introduction, I mention my thoughts on the Independent Publishers Guild autumn conference and what we can learn from print-focused retailers. Plus, Audible expands into a Canada-specific ...…
 
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Book Talk Radio Club
 
Talking with Erin Thornton about her debut novel Dangerous After Dark. Grace is a young administrative assistant who hasn’t had an easy life. She was a victim of a sexual assault as a college student and hasn’t trusted men since. So now she hopes to move on day by day and be a “normal” adult….whatever that means. Talking about writing violent s ...…
 
Publishing editor and now published author Phoebe Morgan explores her writing routine!After years of working as an editor in a publishing house, making other writer's work better, Phoebe sat down to tell her own story. Her debut novel, 'The Doll House' is a psychological thriller about 2 sisters who, after just losing their much-loved father, f ...…
 
Discord: https://discord.gg/0igWZxupFC0N8mH4 Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/starmike Special guest Cara (@Xanadara) joins us! Mike: Finished Argus storyline Completely forgot about the new dungeon, will have to do that tonight. Yaaarrrr! Talk like a pirate day. New item – insult book If you’re wondering how to get Steamwheedle rep back – Silk ...…
 
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Never Wear Boring Socks: Creativity | Lifestyle | Mindset | Growing Up | College | Adulting
 
This week Anna and Maria talk about creativity, and they both have a quite a lot to say about it...so much, in fact, that it was agreed there will definitely be more episodes on this topic in the future. The cousins discuss the benefits of creativity, what counts as creativity (hint: it doesn’t have to be painting or writing a novel!), what it ...…
 
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What Book Hooked You?
 
In a sense author Jared Reck became a writer by teaching his middle school students the importance of writing. Listen in as Jared explains how he came to create his debut, A SHORT HISTORY OF THE GIRL NEXT DOOR. Episode Mentions: Oh, Say Can You Say? Garfield Calvin & Hobbes Dave Barry Mama Day Bailey’s Cafe Hondo & Fabian Kiss Good Night Arnie, ...…
 
Host Cyd Oppenheimer talks with author Owen Egerton about the difference between the novel and film ("a movie knows exactly what it wants you to feel when you step out of the theater; a book you can walk away from in a bunch of different ways"); about why he fell in love with writing ("here was a place where my questions could live"); and about ...…
 
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Noodle.mx Network - Podcasts to make you think, laugh, and succeed
 
Managing a full 21st-century life with ruthless prioritization and banana peel tea–a great conversation with Michelle Pfennighaus. (Be sure to look for the link to pick up Michelle’s gift to The Productive Woman listeners!) 21st-century life requires “ruthless prioritization” Nutrition coach Michelle Pfennighaus identifies herself as a work-fro ...…
 
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The Livin' La Vida Low-Carb Show With Jimmy Moore
 
Author, podcaster, and LLVLC team member Hank Garner is our interview guest today in Episode 1313 of “The Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb Show.” Back in 2011 Hank Garner shared his success story of his incredible 130-pound weight loss success story, top-ranked interview-based iTunes health podcast called “My Low-Carb Journey” (named by Jimmy as one of ...…
 
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Scriptnotes Podcast
 
John and Craig welcome back Aline Brosh McKenna to talk about writing projects outside the familiar constraints of screenwriting. We discuss the surprises and adjustments involved in the creative processes of different media: Aline’s graphic novel Jane, Craig’s HBO miniseries Chernobyl, and John’s original song, “Rise.” We also dig into why scr ...…
 
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