Episode 184: Are you guilty of lazy writing?

On April 30, 2022, Kasie and Rex took on those classic writing class no-nos. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Cliches, idioms, and other wordly short-cuts Agenda What are “shortcuts” in writing? When are they good? When are they bad? Segment 1/2 There are a few kinds of literary short cuts and…

Episode 183: What’s next?

On April 23rd, Kasie and Rex brainstormed activities for the summer months and some more show topics. Here are the notes: Theme for the day Summer Plans Agenda What Authors typically do with their time Seasonal impact – Summer is a time for … Commitments we’re making for the summer Segment 1/2 Tuesday night is…

Episode 182: Tech Nerd or Savvy Author?

On April 16, 2022, Kasie and Rex were back on the air live to talk about the various technologies available to help writers create, publish, and sell their stories. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Technology for Writers Agenda Technology that is being used Technology that should be used Technology we need…

Episode 181: A Dozen Uses for the Fool

On April 2, 2022, our episode on the archetype “the fool” aired while Kasie was in Savannah running 13 miles for fun. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day The fool or clown archetype: comic relief in story and film Agenda What is the fool? Where have we seen it before? Does a…

Episode 180: It’s All Been Done Before

On March 26, 2022, Kasie and Rex took on Christopher Booker’s 7 Basic Plots. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day The Seven Basic Plots Agenda What are the 7 Basic Plots? Deeper Dive on one or two How to write the one (or two) we focus on Segment 1 The South Carolina…