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The #1 Writing Podcast featuring interviews with Bestselling Authors, Literary Agents, Editors, Comic & TV Writers for Marvel, Star Wars, etc. Presented by Flickering Myth.


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The #1 Writing Podcast featuring interviews with Bestselling Authors, Literary Agents, Editors, Comic & TV Writers for Marvel, Star Wars, etc. Presented by Flickering Myth.




Ep 174 - Writer Selects: Vivian Lee, TV Writer for Netflix's Cowboy Bebop and Lost in Space

Originally released as Ep 54. Vivian Lee is a TV Writer for Netflix' Cowboy Bebop, Lost in Space, and The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. https://twitter.com/TheViv86


Ep 173 - NEW! "Writing WANDAVISION" with Peter Cameron, Screenwriter and Producer

Peter Cameron is a screenwriter and producer who has worked on projects for such studios as Marvel Studios, Amazon Originals, and Netflix. For Marvel Studios, Peter's credits include Executive Story Editor and Writer on WandaVision, for which he was nominated for a writing Emmy, Writer and Producer on Moon Knight, and Co-writer and Consulting Producer on Werewolf by Night. For Amazon Originals, he was Story Editor and Writer on Carnival Row. And he also was the co-writer of Delusion: Lies...


Ep 172 - NEW! "Writing WILLOW" with Jonathan Kasdan, EP, Writer, WILLOW, Writer, Co-Producer, SOLO

Jonathan Kasdan is a film and television screenwriter, director, producer, and actor. His film work includes writing and directing In the Land of Women and The First Time, as well as writing and co-producing Solo: A Star Wars Story. For TV, Jonathan was a writer for Freaks and Geeks and Dawson’s Creek. His newest project, the TV series Willow, for which he developed and is an executive producer and writer, is streaming now on Disney+. Jonathan also worked on a previous draft of the upcoming...


Ep 171 - NEW! "Writing THE BEAR" with Sofya Levitsky-Weitz, TV Writer and Playwright

Sofya Levitsky-Weitz is a Brooklyn and LA-based TV writer and playwright. For TV, she was a writer for FX's critically acclaimed The Bear and Hulu's The Dropout, and a writer for Starz's Gaslit. As a playwright, her plays include this party sucks (on the 2019 Kilroy's List), Cannabis Passover (PWC Playlabs, 2021-2 finalist for the O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference), be mean to me, and Intuitive Men, and her musical Nostalgia Night (composer: Matt McCollum) was produced in Winter 2022. Sofya...


Ep 170 - NEW! "Writing AMC's Anne Rice's Interview with the Vampire" with Hannah Moscovitch, Co-EP

NEW EPISODE! Hannah Moscovitch is a Canadian playwright who rose to national prominence in the 2000s. She is best known for her plays East of Berlin, This Is War, Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story, and Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes, for which she received the 2021 Governor General's Award for English-language drama. Her newest project, AMC's Anne Rice's Interview with the Vampire, for which she is a writer and Co-Executive Producer, is now streaming on AMC, and it's first season's...


Ep 169 - Writer Selects: Jonathan Frakes, Director, Star Trek: First Contact, Actor, Star Trek: TNG

Originally released as Ep 38. Jonathan Frakes is the Director of Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek: Insurrection, episodes of several Star Trek TV series, and The Orville, Producer of The Librarians and Roswell, and an Actor best known for his portrayal of Commander William T. Riker in Star Trek: The Next Generation and its subsequent films. https://twitter.com/jonathansfrakes


Ep 168 - Writer Selects: "Writing Groundhog Day" with Danny Rubin, Co-Writer of Groundhog Day

Originally released as Ep 123. Danny Rubin is a screenwriter and playwright. He co-wrote with Harold Ramis the screenplay for Groundhog Day, for which the two received a BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay. He received a B.A. in biology from Brown University and a M.A. in radio, television, and film from Northwestern University. Danny has taught screenwriting at numerous universities and lectured on the topic at academic conferences since 1995. He was a Briggs-Copeland Lecturer on English at...


Ep 167 - "Writing THE WITCHER S2" with Lauren S. Hissrich, Showrunner of Netflix's THE WITCHER

Recorded on March 10, 2022. Lauren S. Hissrich is the Creator, Executive Producer, and Showrunner of the Netflix original series The Witcher, based on the book series by Andrzej Sapkowski. The Witcher S1 and S2 are among the top 5 Netflix shows of all time. Previously, Lauren has written scripts for TV including The West Wing and Justice, as well as written and produced shows such as Parenthood, Do No Harm, Private Practice, Daredevil, The Defenders, and The Umbrella Academy. The Witcher S1...


Ep 166 - "Writing THE SPECTACULAR" with Zoe Whittall, Author, TV Writer, and Screenwriter

Zoe Whittall is the author of the Giller-shortlisted The Best Kind of People, the Lambda-winning Holding Still for As Long As Possible, and her debut, Bottle Rocket Hearts. She has published three collections of poetry: The Best Ten Minutes of Your Life, Precordial Thump, and The Emily Valentine Poems. Her writing has appeared in Granta, Cosmonauts Ave, The Believer, The Cut, The Toronto Star, The Globe & Mail and more. She is also a Canadian Screen Award-winning TV and film writer, with...


Ep 165 - Writer Selects: L.L. McKinney, Author, the Nightmare-Verse Series, A Blade So Black Trilogy

Originally released as Ep 82. L.L. McKinney is the author of the Nightmare-Verse books, an urban fantasy re-telling of Alice in Wonderland, starring a Black Alice, starting with the A BLADE SO BLACK trilogy (A Blade So Black, A Dream So Dark, A Crown so Cursed), and an upcoming graphic novel for DC Comics featuring Nubia, Wonder Woman’s twin sister. She's also an advocate for equality and inclusion in publishing and the creator of the hashtag #WhatWoCWritersHear....


Ep 164 - "Robert's Rules of Writing" with Robert Masello, Bestselling Author

Robert is an award-winning journalist, television writer, and the bestselling author of many books, including supernatural and historical thrillers, The Night Crossing, The Romanov Cross, and The Einstein Prophecy (a #1 bestseller in the Amazon Kindle store). His latest book, the second and revised edition of "Robert's Rules of Writing: 111 Unconventional Lessons that Every Writer Needs to Know," released a few months ago, and his latest historical suspense novel, "The Haunting of HG Wells,"...


Ep 163 - "Literary Agents 101" with Sara Nestor, Motion Picture Literary Agent at Verve

Sara Nestor is a motion picture literary agent at Verve Talent and Literary Agency.


Ep 162 - Writer Selects: "How to Write a Comic Book 101" with Ed Brisson, Marvel Exclusive Writer

Originally released as Ep 10. Ed Brisson is a Marvel exclusive writer for Iron Fist, Old Man Logan, and Extermination. https://www.twitter.com/edbrisson


Ep 161 - "How to Write Novelettes and Novellas 101" with Dean Koontz, 80 Time NYT Bestselling Author

Dean Koontz is the author of eighty NewYork times bestsellers, fourteen of which were #1. His books have sold over five hundred million copies worldwide, a figure that increases by more than seventeen million copies per year, his work is published in thirty-eight languages, and The Times (of London) has called him a “literary juggler.” He was born and raised in Pennsylvania and lives in California with his wife, Gerda, their golden retriever, Elsa, and the enduring spirits of their goldens,...


Ep 160 - "Writing Image Comics' HOME" with Julio Anta, Comic Book Writer

Julio Anta is a writer based in New York City. Raised in Miami, in a Cuban and Colombian family, Julio strives to tell narratively rich stories about diverse and empowered Latinx characters for Adult, Young Adult, and Middle Grade readers. His debut comic book series, HOME, is out now, courtesy of Image Comics. Julio’s forthcoming work includes FRONTERA, a YA graphic novel from HarperAlley, and SI SE PUEDE, a non-fiction graphic novel from Ten Speed Press, releasing in Summer 2023 and Fall...


Ep 159 - "Writing a Novel 101" with Murr from Impractical Jokers and Darren Wearmouth, Co-Writers

Murr is a writer, executive producer, and actor, best known as "Murr" on the hit television show Impractical Jokers on truTV. Originally from Staten Island, he now lives in Princeton NJ with his wife and puppy. Darren Wearmouth is a bestselling author and co-author of many novels, including Critical Strike and Fast Forward. He is a member of the International Thriller Writers Group and the British Science Fiction Association, and currently lives in Calgary, Alberta with his wife and...


Ep 158 - Writer Selects: Rodney Barnes, Screenwriter, Producer, The Boondocks, Marvel's Runaways

Originally released as Ep 39. Rodney Barnes is a Screenwriter and Producer who has written and produced The Boondocks, My Wife and Kids, Everybody Hates Chris, Those Who Can't, Marvel's Runaways, Starz' American Gods, Co-Executive Producer of Hulu's Wu-Tang: An American Saga, and Comic Book Writer of Lion Forge's Quincredible.


Ep 157 - "Management 101" with David Jimenez-Katsman and Katrina Escudero, Managers, Sugar23

David Jimenez-Katsman and Katrina Escudero are managers and producers at Sugar23, a newly formed management group founded in 2017 by Academy Award®-winning manager-producer Michael Sugar.


Ep 156 - "A Producer's Life" with Howard Kazanjian, Producer, Raiders of the Lost Ark

Howard Kazanjian is a film producer whose career spans 50 years. He has collaborated with Hollywood legends such as Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, Sam Peckinpah, Steven Spielberg, and George Lucas, and worked on such classics as The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Return of the Jedi. Howard was also Vice President of Lucasfilm, Ltd., and is a published non-fiction author. He is known for producing some of the most commercially and critically successful films of all time...


Ep 155 - "Co-Writing Netflix's NIGHTBOOKS" with Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis

Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iconis are screenwriting partners and the co-writers of Five Feet Apart, The Curse of La Llorona, and the new Netflix film, NIGHTBOOKS, a live action feature film based on the book of the same name. The movie version of All This Time is currently in development and Mikki and Tobias have many more projects that are in the works. Mikki and Tobias have been on the show together before, and Mikki had also been on the show with Rachael Lippincott, who worked with Mikki...