Posts by Kitty Bucholtz

One Literary Agent’s Take on Publishing: An Interview with Sara Megibow

Episode 145I One Literary Agents Take on Publishing

EPISODE 145I Today’s guest is Sara Megibow, an agent at kt Literary in Colorado. While Sara is quick to point out that many of the things we discuss can be gross over-generalizations, and her thoughts and opinions on agenting are her own and not a guide for what all agents think, this is a great…

Finding Inspiration: Everyday Places to Find New Ideas

Episode 144T Finding Inspiration

EPISODE 144T We’ve finally settled down enough to start watching Game of Thrones (now that it’s ending!) and it occurred to me that George R.R. Martin does not have a problem with throwing his characters into conflict. Not even if it kills them! As for me, I find it very difficult when writing a sweet…

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One Man’s Take on Romantic Comedies: An Interview with Rich Amooi

Episode 143I One Man's Take on Romantic Comedies

EPISODE 143I Our guest today is romantic comedy author, Rich Amooi. He’s been obsessed with romantic comedies since the 1980s, watching When Harry Met Sally, Say Anything, and other films with great quirky dialogue. Rich’s new book, Dying to Meet You, is his 14th romantic comedy novel. In our interview, he talks about where he…

Trying Your Best Is Good Enough: An Encouraging Words Episode

Episode 141E Trying Your Best Is Good Enough

EPISODE 141E In today’s Encouraging Words episode, I want to encourage you that you are probably not a person who doesn’t try their best. Sure, maybe you could do better if you had more time, or better materials, or any number of other things that make the situation different. But right now, with the time and…