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Exploring World-Building: Featuring Authors Max Held and Joshua Robertson

August 27th, 2019

We dive back in to the enormous topic of world-building with authors Max Held and Joshua Robertson. This is a tremendous episode filled with great perspectives on the writing process. Flubs are made. Cats interrupt. Fun is had. Enjoy!

Relevant Links:

Joshua Robertson's website: https://robertsonwrites.com/

Max Held's work: http://bit.ly/MaxHeldBooks

Aeon Timeline: http://aeontimeline.com/

Archivos: https://www.archivos.digital/

Visit Writing Bloc to sign up for our newsletter, find a copy of our short story anthology, "Escape," and read detailed articles about the indie author experience: https://writingbloc.com/

Get your very own comfy Writing Goat T-shirt here: http://bit.ly/WritingGoatShirt

Crowdfunding a Novel: Featuring Author Jason Stokes

August 19th, 2019

Have you thought about crowdfunding a novel? Writing Bloc's own crowdfunding champions Cari Dubiel, Becca Spence Dobias, and Jacqui Castle talk to guest author Jason Stokes about the process: the good, the bad, and everything in between. 

Relevant links: 

The current projects from Jason's Gestalt Media: http://gestalt-media.com/projects

Jacqui's current campaign for the sequel to The Seclusionhttps://www.inkshares.com/books/the-seclusion-part-2

Becca's successfully funded book, Rock of Ageshttps://www.inkshares.com/books/rock-of-ages

Cari's successfully funded book, How to Rememberhttps://www.inkshares.com/books/how-to-remember

Crowdfunding platforms: Inkshares, Kickstarter, and Indiegogo

Approaching World-Building: Featuring Author Rachael Sparks

July 30th, 2019

Rachael Sparks, author of hard sci-fi thriller "Resistant," discusses the art of world-building with your hosts, Christopher Lee and AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR Jacqui Castle. There's plenty in this episode to enjoy, from discussion of different world-building approaches and resources to another appearance from the Writing Goat. Enjoy this "Podcast Editor's Edition" of this episode of the Writing Bloc Podcast. Thanks for your support and thanks for listening!

Resources/links:

Digitized resources from the New York Public Library:https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/

The Novel Factory: https://www.novel-software.com/

World-Building Warrior: https://www.well-storied.com/worldbuilding-warrior

Resistant, by Rachael Sparks: http://bit.ly/ResistantSparks

Get your own Writing Goat T-Shirt HERE: http://bit.ly/WritingGoatShirt

Tackling Rewrites: Featuring Author Laney Wylde

June 28th, 2019

Join Writing Bloc core members Becca Spence Dobias and Christopher Lee and the incredible author Laney Wylde as they discuss their approaches to rewrites, including all of their successes and how they approach any hurdles. Thank you for listening, thank you for your support, and thank you for listening!

Writing Processes and the Value of Writing Goat Ownership

June 11th, 2019

Join Writing Bloc core members Jacqui Castle, Christopher Lee, Cari Dubiel, Becca Spence Dobias, and Michael Haase as they discuss their experiences, writing processes and routines, and talk about a little bit of everything—even the value of owning a pet writing goat. Thank you for listening, and happy writing!

Writing Bloc Podcast - Teaser Episode

May 20th, 2019

Launching June 2019

November 9th, 2017

Welcome to the Writing Bloc Podcast. A podcast that will discuss all aspects of being a writer. Join us as we host authors of all genres and publishing tracks, and talk about everything from world-building to publishing.

We're working on lining up a wonderful slate of guests for you and will launch in JUNE 2019. Follow to receive updates, and while you wait, consider joining our newsletter through our website WritingBloc.com.