Episode 108: The Moral Imperative

On August 16, 2020, Kasie and Rex took on the idea that writers have a moral imperative to portray socially acceptable behavior, norms, and rules. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day The Artist’s Moral Obligation Agenda Join our Patreon and keep us going The tradition of moral plays and art as moral…

Episode 107: Author Branding

On August 8, 2020, Kasie was on vacation so we aired this pre-recorded episode recorded on July 31. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Your Writer Brand Agenda Join our Patreon and keep us going Branding — Marketing magic or personal identity? Your author brand — the “why” you do what you…

Episode 106: Literary Citizenship

On August 1, 2020, Kasie and Rex took on “literary citizenship” as an aspect of building one’s writing career. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Taking the Easy Way Out by doing anything but actually writing Agenda Join our community on Patreon Featured Authors love us and we love them Who can…

Episode 105: Be obvious about it

On July 25th, Kasie and Rex took on the topic of subtext. Here’s literally the show notes: Theme for the day Subtext: Don’t say what you mean. That’s too easy. Agenda Patreon is how you say you Love.This.Show. What is subtext? Why use subtext in a story or novel? How is it done? Link to…

Episode 104: What the actual … ?

On July 18, 2020, Kasie and Rex took on symbolism, or the intentional obscuring of meaning. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day Symbolism in all its obvy, obscure, complicated beauty Agenda Patreon is how you say you Love.This.Show. Symbolism done right Symbolism gone wrong How and when to properly use symbolism Link…