Episode 56: Choosing a Narrator

On August 17th, we shifted gears into Point of View, a re-visit of a topic from earlier in our tenure. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Choosing a Point of View Agenda The Narrative Perspective Strengths and weaknesses of each Questions to ask before deciding Segment 1 We covered this about a…

Episode 55: Books into Movies Part 2

On August 10th, Kasie and Rex welcomed MacKenzie Collier, Publicity Manager for the University of South Carolina Press, into the studio to discuss movies made out of classic novels and the #AskAnAgent trending topic on Twitter. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Books they Made Into Movies – Part 2 Agenda Get to…

Episode 54: Books Made Into Movies Pt 1

On August 3rd Kasie and Rex started a new month of episodes on Books that were made into Movies and the tragedies thereof. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Books They Made Into Movies – Part 1 Agenda So Your Book is a Movie now? How cool is that? Books that were…

Episode 53: In media res

On July 27th Kasie and Rex welcomed back Mary Sturgill to promote the SCWA’s Fall Retreat and to discuss where and how to begin a short story. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Short Story — Beginnings Agenda The SCWA’s Retreat is coming up! Short Story Basics Structure of a short story…

Episode 52: Ending the Short Story

On July 20th, Kasie and Rex went a few rounds over the right way to end a short story. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Short Story — Endings Agenda Short Story Basics Structure of a short story A “Satisfying” End Segment 1 So last week we kicked off Short Story month…