015E – Believe It!

Episode 015E Believe It

Sometimes we are so busy trying to be polite, trying not to get too full of our own achievements, that we miss out on the simple joy of accepting a well-meant compliment. Or we’re worried about having offended or irritated someone and we can’t seem to accept it when they say they’re not offended or…

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014I – Writing From the Middle: An Interview with James Scott Bell

Episode 014I Writing From the Middle

James Scott Bell is a Christy Award-winning and International Thriller Writers Award-winning author in several fiction genres, and a beloved and sought-after writing teacher. He has written many nonfiction titles on the craft of writing, including several for Writer’s Digest Books. In today’s episode, Jim talks about how he got the idea for his craft…

013T – What Are We Going to Write Next?

Episode 013T What Are We Going to Write Next

Whether you’re first starting out, or you’ve published several books, choosing which story idea to work on next can be difficult. We’re creative and we’ve generally got a lot of ideas! Since I started writing when traditional publishing was pretty much the only way to go (unless you wanted to fill your garage with boxes…

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012E – Does Your Creator Brain Get Nervous?

Episode 012E Does Your Creator Brain Get Nervous

Sometimes my creator brain gets nervous. It doesn’t want to come out and play in public. Maybe it’s nervous that someone won’t like what it created. What do we do when that happens? The first step is to recognize the signs – are you putting off your writing or other creative endeavor, finding so many…

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