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Imagining Success with Kelley Armstrong

“Imagining Success” is an interview series where I talk to authors who have achieved career milestones that others only dream about and ask them how they got there and where they go from here.
In this interview, I speak with #1 New York Times Bestsel…

Five Years of Podcasting! Plus Updates!

Watch the live podcast on YouTube.
Mentioned:
EF Go Ahead Tours – https://www.goaheadtours.com/tours
A few of my photos from Greece – https://www.instagram.com/p/C5orMwfOgpR/ – https://www.instagram.com/p/C5qZl7-OWsO/?img_index=1
Read my post: “Beyon…

Imagining Success with P. Djèlí Clark

“Imagining Success” is an interview series where I talk to authors who have achieved career milestones that others only dream about and ask them how they got there and where they go from here.
In this interview, I speak with multi-award winner P. Djè…

Choosing the Right POV for Your Novel

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/umqeMohkOC0
Mentioned:
ARC Giveaway – https://lpenelope.com/2024/03/daughter-of-the-merciful-deep-arc-giveaway/
Daughter of the Merciful Deep – preorder
Publishers Weekly starred review

Creating Character Arcs by K…

Imagining Success with Beverly Jenkins

“Imagining Success” is an interview series where I talk to authors who have achieved career milestones that others only dream about and ask them how they got there and where they go from here. 
In this interview, I speak with legendary romance author…

Revising the Outline

Watch on YouTube
Mentioned:
Imaginary Worldbuilding course 
Zcal Meeting Scheduler – https://zcal.co/
My interview on the Wish I’d Known podcast
Washington Post mention! https://www.washingtonpost.com/books/2024/02/11/romantasy-explainer-maas-yarros/…

Imagining Success with Mary Robinette Kowal

“Imagining Success” is an interview series where I talk to authors who have achieved career milestones that others only dream about and ask them how they got there and where they go from here. 
In this interview, I speak with award-winning SFF author…

Getting Early Feedback on an Outline

Watch on YouTube 
Mentioned:
How to Revise Your Novel workshop
Imaginary Worldbuilding course – https://lpen.co/worlds
Story Seed workbook – https://lpen.co/storyseed
Enneagrams – https://www.crystalknows.com/enneagram/types
Pro Writing Aid’s romance…

Crafting the Villain

Watch in YouTube: https://youtu.be/DeIidsoalEY
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