Growing in leaves, blooms, and stems

There’s a great character in Clyde Edgerton’s novel The Floatplane Notebooks known simply as “the vine.” It grows along the side of the family’s house and provides exposition and context for what happens between the years spanned in the story. I think of #WriteOnSC like that vine. An ever-present entity recording and putting context to…

Episode 79: Book Clubs

On January 25, 2020, Kasie and Rex launched the Local Authors Book Club in Columbia. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day: The Local Authors Book Club Episode Agenda What is LoAuBC? Upcoming Authors and Books This month’s selection News in the S.C. Writerverse Segment 1 Okay, so I suck at book clubs….

Episode 78: How to Make Money as a Writer

On January 18, 2020, Kasie and Rex welcomed Mary Sturgill, good friend and SCWA board member, into the studio to contribute to this topic. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day: How to Make Money as a Writer Agenda Publishing today – why is it so crazy out there? What are your publishing…

Episode 77: Chekov’s Gun

On January 11, 2020, Kasie and Rex took on the idea of Chekov’s Gun (ever detail included must matter). Here are the show notes: Theme for the day: Chekov’s Gun Agenda What is Chekov’s Gun? Why be a rule follower? News in the S.C. Writerverse Segment 1 What is Chekov’s gun? Per Wikipedia, Chekov’s gun…

PIRATES! Write On SC claims #wschat

It’s been going for over seven years, the weekly Tweet Chat called #wschat It began as a collaborative effort via Wordsmith Studio, an online writing community born out of the 2012 Writer Platform Challenge conducted by Robert Lee Brewer on his My Name is Not Bob blog. The group, originally MNINB’ers, persisted in organizing. Setting…

Episode 76: 2020 Goals and a visit with Alexa Bigwarfe of Kat Biggie Press

On January 4, 2020, Kasie welcomed Alexa Bigwarfe, author, publisher, and writing coach at Write Publish Sell and Kat Biggie Press. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day: New Year’s Writing Resolutions  Agenda Goal setting basics for writers Word count vs Time writing Submissions and Queries News in the S.C. Writerverse Get to know…