Hourlings Podcast E12: Writing Action Scenes

Hourlings Podcast E12: Writing Action Scenes (17m)

January 9, 2021 dkeener 0

Episode 12 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (17 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “Writing Action Scenes,” in which our illustrious writers prescribe techniques for crafting effective action scenes, particularly fight scenes, that move the plot along while also revealing character. This episode features: Martin Wilsey […]

Hourlings Podcast E11: Goals for 2021

Hourlings Podcast E11: Goals for 2021 (24m)

January 2, 2021 dkeener 0

Episode 11 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (24 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “Goals for 2021,” in which our distinguished writers dare to publicly reveal their writing goals (and maybe a few personal goals) for 2021. Of course, this means that we’ll have to have […]

Hourlings Podcast E10: Writing on Vacation

Hourlings Podcast E10: Writing on Vacation (18m)

December 29, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 10 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (18 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “Writing on Vacation,” in which our illustrious writers describe how they “get stuff done” on vacation while still having fun and not annoying their significant others. This episode features: Martin Wilsey (Moderator) […]

Hourlings Podcast E9: Covers

Hourlings Podcast E9: Covers (36m)

December 25, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 9 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (36 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “Covers,” in which our fantabulous authors detail all the trials and tribulations they’ve gone through to get the right covers for their indie-published books. This episode features: Martin Wilsey (Moderator) Jeffrey C. […]

Hourlings Podcast Project E8: Distractions

Hourlings Podcast E8: Distractions (18m)

December 22, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 8 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (18 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “Distractions,” in which our illustrious authors detail some of the strategies they use to get work done despite distractions. This episode features: Martin Wilsey (Moderator) David Keener S. C. Megale The podcast […]

Hourlings Podcast E7: The Hook

Hourlings Podcast E7: The Hook (18m)

December 20, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 7 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (18 minutes) is now available on YouTube. This episode’s topic is “The Hook,” which we define loosely as anything that pulls the reader into your story. Hooks can be embodied by a book’s cover, its blurb, the first paragraph of a story, or […]

Hourlings Podcast E6: Creating Characters

Hourlings Podcast E6: Developing Characters (72m)

December 17, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 6 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (72 minutes) is now available on YouTube. Listen to my fellow writers and I discuss the in and outs of creating characters for your writing project, be it a short story, novelette, or a novel. This episode features: Martin Wilsey (Moderator) Jeffrey C. […]

Hourlings Podcast Episode 4: Marketing Madness

Hourlings Podcast E4: Marketing Madness (81m)

November 25, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 4 of the Hourlings Podcast Project is now available online. This episode is all about marketing books, with S. C. Megale providing input on marketing for the traditionally published path and the rest providing a view of what marketing is like in the indie-publishing world. Includes a candid discussion […]

Hourlings Podcast E3: Finding the Time

Hourlings Podcast E3: Finding the Time (62m)

November 22, 2020 dkeener 0

Episode 3 of the Hourlings Podcast Project (62 minutes) is now available. The episode’s primary topic is “Finding the Time,” or more specifically, finding the time to write. We also talked about NANOWRIMO, plus books and shows that have inspired us. Attendees this week included: David Keener (moderator) Erica Rue […]