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What Are You Working On? is a podcast about better writing through conversation. Each week KC Hunt talks with a guest about what they are working on, using his worthless English degree to explore the writer's unique perspective. Part interview and part discussion, What Are You Working On? gives listeners insight into the writing process as well as the minds of the writers themselves.

What Are You Working On? is a podcast about better writing through conversation. Each week KC Hunt talks with a guest about what they are working on, using his worthless English degree to explore the writer's unique perspective. Part interview and part discussion, What Are You Working On? gives listeners insight into the writing process as well as the minds of the writers themselves.
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What Are You Working On? is a podcast about better writing through conversation. Each week KC Hunt talks with a guest about what they are working on, using his worthless English degree to explore the writer's unique perspective. Part interview and part discussion, What Are You Working On? gives listeners insight into the writing process as well as the minds of the writers themselves.

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English

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Episodes

9- Chris Sundberg Contemplates Existence

12/8/2019
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KC chats with comedian Chris Sundberg about his magnum opus. A story about a science fiction epic about a man in an artificial afterlife. KC and Chris dive deep into the the gigantic themes in this story, as well as creating rich characters with agency. What Are You Working On? is part of the EaseDrop Podcast Network. Also, follow WAYWO on Facebook and join the discussion. Support What Are You Working On? by donating to their Tip Jar:...

Duration:01:31:01

8- Amy Estelle Wants To Be Live From New York

12/1/2019
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KC is joined by his old friend, Amy Estelle, to talk about a letter she is working on to get into the audience to a little-known show that you've probably never heard of, Saturday Night Live. KC and Amy talk about how comedy has impacted Amy's life and the memories she has growing up with SNL. Then Amy and KC talk about the best way to convince whoever is reading the letter to let her see the show. What Are You Working On? is part of the EaseDrop Podcast Network. Also, follow WAYWO on...

Duration:01:17:42

7- Dylan Hunter Writes A Joke

11/24/2019
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This week KC is joined by comedian and writer, Dylan Hunter. Dylan and KC discuss what goes into the writing, structure and context of a joke, and take a crack at some of Dylan's current material. What Are You Working On? is part of the EaseDrop Podcast Network. Also, follow WAYWO on Facebook and join the discussion. Support What Are You Working On? by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/what-are-you-working-on-

Duration:01:39:42

6- Mattio Martinez Posts On Facebook

11/10/2019
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KC is joined by comedian and writer, Mattio Martinez to talk about one of Mattio's Facebook posts. KC and Mattio talk about anger and how they express it and where it comes from. What Are You Working On? is part of the EaseDrop Podcast Network. Also, follow WAYWO on Facebook and join the discussion. Support What Are You Working On? by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/what-are-you-working-on-

Duration:01:28:43

5- Casey Rohlen Bowls A Perfect Game With Grimace

11/3/2019
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Today on WAYWO, KC is joined by comedian and writer, Casey Rohlen. Casey has been working on a absurdist piece about Grimace (Yes, the Grimace of McDonalds fame) bowling a perfect game on 9/11. It's weird, insane, and very funny, albeit long and by Casey's own admission a bit excessive. KC and Casey work through condensing some of the ancillary parts of the story, while also talking about the process and stress of getting something published. You can check out Casey's podcast here. What...

Duration:00:46:34

4- Belle Fast Writes A Letter To Herself

10/27/2019
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This week's guest, Belle Fast, is working on a letter to her younger self. KC sits down with Belle to talk about some of her experiences growing up, coming out, becoming Ms. Gay Idaho, and using a reverse outline to work her letter into something a little more streamlined. Belle is going to be appearing at Goodness Gracious 16 on November 12 For more information go click here. Support What Are You Working On? by donating to their Tip Jar:...

Duration:01:17:33

3- Lindsey Johnson Walks Out Of Her Religion Class

10/20/2019
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This week, KC sits down with Lindsey Johnson to discuss a blog post she wrote a few years back called Why I Walked Out Of My Religion Class Today. The post is about Lindsey sitting in a lecture at BYU-Idaho that turns dark when the class started to display a serious case of transphobia, and she responded by taking to the internet and expressing her thoughts. The post started to get attention from people in Lindsey's circle, especially on Facebook. KC and Lindsey use the experience to discuss...

Duration:01:26:42

2- Jack Gunn Was Blue

10/13/2019
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On today's episode, KC is talking to comedian, Jack Gunn. Jack brings in a short story called Everything Was Blue that he wrote for a former writing group. KC and Jack go over some of the extravagant language in the piece, Jack’s reasons for writing it, and the underlying relationships between the characters. They also go over Kaplan’s laundry list of stylistic glitches and see how it applies to Everything Was Blue. What Are You Working On? is part of the EaseDrop Podcast Network Support...

Duration:01:12:32

1- Amy Atkins Reports On Friendship

10/6/2019
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On the first episode of What Are You Working On? KC is joined by former Editor-in-Chief at the Boise Weekly, Amy Atkins. Amy brings an article that she had written about two friends who overcame tremendous obstacles to go on an amazing journey together. KC and Amy discuss some of the difficulty she had with wanting to do their story the justice that it deserved and trying not to get to close to the subject matter. They also discuss writing for an audience and how that might shape one's...

Duration:01:12:55