Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, Adrienne Quintana, Randy Lindsay, and guest author Cason Smithson discuss info-dumps and why you should avoid it.
Janette Rallison, Adrienne Quintana, Brock Booher, Aaron Blaylock, and Randy Lindsay visit with author Cason Smithson. They discuss the writing and publishing experience for his new book Prayers In The Night that he also illustrated.
Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, Adrienne Quintana, Aaron Blaylock, and Randy Lindsay discuss their worst author moments. The group encourages the audience to share their worst author moment in the comments.
Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, Aaron Blaylock, Adrienne Quintana, and Randy Lindsay discuss the benefits of authors working together.
What makes something a convention in a genre. The difference between what is a trope in a genre instead of a cliché.
Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, Aaron Blaylock, Adrienne Quintana, and Randy Lindsay discuss their new game show - So You Think You Can Write.
Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, and Randy Lindsay discuss their resolutions for the new year and story pitches. What to do and not do when pitching a story to an agent or editor.
Janette Rallison, Brock Booher, and Randy Lindsay discuss discouragement in the writing business.
Adrienne Quintana, Brock Booher, and Randy Lindsay answer questions from the audience. Maria asked what technology do we use for our podcast and what advice do we have for teens who want to create their own podcast. Michael asked using both the left and right side of your brain when writing. Michael also asks what to do when you have put your character into a situation that you don't have a solution for the problem.
Brock Booher, Adrienne Quintana, and Randy Lindsay take questions from the audience at the Tempe Book Festival. Brian asked what brought each of the authors to start writing. Pam asked how National Novel Writing Month has helped us. Pam asked what we do to make our characters likeable or hateable?
Ready-Set-Write is a podcast where we discuss the writing life, things we've learned along the way, and tips we have for those who dare to embark on the writing journey. We like to think of it as inviting you, the listener, into our homes for fifteen minutes of fun and education.