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Quick writing tips to help you become a better writer and author from NYT best-selling author, editor, and writing coach Carrie Jones

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November 16, 2022 00:04:49
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Listening to Butt Faces and Writing Dialogue

This podcast we quickly (so quickly) talk about writing evil people’s dialogue. And a great link that we reference is right here. There are a ton of resources as Matt Bird’s site that you can check out. ...

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November 09, 2022 00:04:57
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Writing Isn't About Being Clever; It's About Story

This week’s podcast focuses on some advice from Roy Peter Clark. I hope you’ll join me for one of our short weekly writing tips! ...

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November 02, 2022 00:04:58
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The Power of Personal Narrative

Hi, I’m breaking format this week, for once. Our high school had a credible and serious threat yesterday, staff and teachers and kids were locked down for hours and I want to talk about how people telling their stories makes things much more real than cut-up newspaper reports. And that’s important. Don’t forget how powerful […] ...

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October 26, 2022 00:04:33
Making a Scene Memorable

Making a Scene Memorable

This week’s podcast is some quick tips about how to make your scene memorable. I hope you’ll check it out. QUICK EDIT! There was a glitch with the podcasting host, but it should be the right podcast now. Apologies! ...

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October 19, 2022 00:04:39
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Super Important Writing Tip For When You Think Your Story Is a Little Boring This podcast we super quickly talk about something you can do when it feels like your novel got a little boring. Come hang out! ...

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October 12, 2022 00:09:05
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I Don't Know How To Fangirl Even About Writers and Some Advice

Here’s a big truth. I don’t know how to fangirl, and one time I was taking photos in Maine for the Maine Democratic Party at a house rented by famous writers and all my writer friends got excited. They squeed. They were super thrilled. My own book had just made the NYT bestseller’s list, but […] ...

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