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Episode 011 – Making the Move to Full-time Writer

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in Podcast | 0 comments

Ken Lozito is the author of fourteen science fiction and fantasy novels across four series. Ken has been independently publishing his own books for over four years, going from “hobbyist with potential” to a full-time author career. What started out as a love of stories has turned into a full-blown passion for writing them. (And it’s clear that readers have...

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Episode 010 – Update from Matty Dalrymple, The Indy Author

Posted by on Feb 7, 2018 in Podcast | 0 comments

Matty Dalrymple, The Indy Author, discusses the first Lizzy Ballard Thriller, “Rock Paper Scissors,” the evolution of characters across multiple books, and how to juggle writing with a day job. http://traffic.libsyn.com/theindyauthor/TIA-010_Matty_Dalrymple.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Play in New Window | Download |...

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Episode 009 – The Craft and Business of Short Fiction

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 in Podcast | 0 comments

Tony Conaway has been a published writer since 1990. He has written dozens of nonfiction articles for venues as varied as airline in-flight magazines, business publications, men’s magazines, and medical publications. These days, he is concentrating on his fiction writing. At present, he has had over thirty short stories published, some of which have been...

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Episode 006 – The Importance of Storytelling with Jim Breslin

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in Podcast | 0 comments

Jim Breslin is the author of Shoplandia, a humorous novel about the working lives of show hosts, producers, and crew at a home shopping channel, which was inspired by Jim’s seventeen years as a television producer at QVC, and which was called “a raucous novel” by Huffington Post Books. His short story collection, Elephant, came out in 2011. Jim’s short...

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