Episode 159: The Romance Episode

On September 4, 2021, Kasie and Rex welcome romance writer Catherine Peace into the studio to discuss the writing of intimate scenes. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) Revisiting Lust: Romance Author Catherine Peace Agenda SCWA Upcoming events and goings-on The 7 Deadly Sins Lust reminder Meet Catherine Peace Romance genre expectations…

Episode 156: Bingewatching is a sin

On August 14, 2021, Kasie and Rex continued the Seven Deadly Sins discussion with this episode on gluttony. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) The Seven Deadly Sins – Gluttony Agenda Summer project update SCWA Upcoming events and goings-on The 7 Deadly Sins recap Gluttony as a character trait, motivation, and antagonizing…

Episode 153: Rage-Filled Beast Monsters

Theme for the day(s) The Seven Deadly Sins – Wrath Agenda Summer project update SCWA Upcoming events and goings-on The 7 Deadly Sins recap Wrath as a character trait, motivation, and antagonizing force Link to the podcast Segment 1 This summer we’re working on serialization projects. You can review the show where we covered the…

Episode 148: Empathy in Literature

On June 19, 2021, Rex was out of town so Kasie welcomed guest Dr. Len Lawson to the program for a conversation about empathy. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) Special Guest Len Lawson and Empathy in Literature Agenda This summer’s work Meet Dr. Len Lawson What is empathy and how does…

Episode 145: Death in Fiction

On May 29th, Kasie and Rex were back in the studio to talk about how and when to kill a character and what that death should look like. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) Death in Fiction Agenda Who dies When and how Writing an uncliched scene How to do it Link…