Episode 21: Great Beginnings

On December 1, 2018 we began a three-part series on the structure of a story. Here are the show notes: Introductions Dr. Kasie Whitener, Clemson Road Creative, fiction writer Rex Hurst, English Instructor, fiction writer Theme for the day Great Beginnings Agenda Who we are and why we’re here The topic for the week: Great…

Episode 20: Stan Lee Tribute and Superhero breakdown

On November 24, 2018 we paid tribute to the late Stan Lee with a discussion around modern super hero stories and how he changed our perception of the superhero. Here are the show notes: Introductions Dr. Kasie Whitener, Clemson Road Creative, fiction writer Rex Hurst, fiction writer and English instructor Theme for the day Stan…

Episode 19: Funerals and Other Rituals in Fiction

On November 17, 2018 we discussed funerals and other rituals in fiction. Here are the show notes: Introductions Dr. Kasie Whitener, Clemson Road Creative, fiction writer Rex Hurst, fiction writer and English instructor Theme for the day Funerals and other rituals in fiction Agenda Who we are and why we’re here; NaNoWriMo check in The…

Episode 18: The Pitch and Query Show

On November 10, 2018 we presented a follow-up episode from the prior week’s Writing Workshop of South Carolina by focusing on the pitch and query activities. Here are the show notes: Introductions Dr. Kasie Whitener, Clemson Road Creative, fiction writer Rex Hurst, fiction writer and English instructor Mary Sturgill, non-fiction storyteller Theme for the day…