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New Kids on the Block

11/13/2018
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Join Deborah Monk, Rick Peoples and Stephen Croke as they discuss how this band of writers formed, the impact it has had on all their writing, and suggestions on how to form your own writing group. Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss writers’...

Duration:00:29:56

Bring Your Characters To Life. . . For real!

11/6/2018
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One of the main questions that writers get asked is where do you character come from. In this episode we discuss where Debby's inspiration comes from and get to chat with one of her most significant influences. Sophie Monk , joins the writer's block today. She insists it's not just a coincidence that in both of Debby's novels her main character only has one child, and it's a daughter, just like Debby. May you be inspired, feel empowered, and B. Well. All this and more on this week’s...

Duration:00:27:53

Put Me In Coach!

10/30/2018
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Lisa Tener is an authority on book writing and publishing, and winner of the Silver Stevie Award for Coach/Mentor of the Year, Lisa Tener guides experts, entrepreneurs and visionaries to joyfully write and publish their books. Lisa has been quoted in The New York Times, featured on ABC News and more. She blogs for The Business Journals and Thrive Global, serves on the faculty of Harvard Medical School’s publishing course, and teaches Award Winning Book Writing Courses. Lisa Tener's clients...

Duration:00:30:37

Tom Duggan Writes the Wrongs

10/23/2018
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Join Debby Monk and Mandra Biscornet as they welcome Author and reporter Tom Duggan to the show this week. Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing Debby and Mandra talk to Tom about writing, editing and his book Heroes in Our Midst: From the Pages of The Valley Patriot. Some of the topics covered include: May...

Duration:00:29:18

Who Is Driving Your Story?

10/16/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss the difference between plot driven stories and character driven stories…is one better than the other in certain circumstances? All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at...

Duration:00:23:09

Marketing Mania

10/9/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss Marketing Mania! Whether you choose indie or traditional publishing, you're going to have to market your book. Listen in as The Writer's Block discuss new and innovative ways to reach readers and sell more books!...

Duration:00:25:17

The Pandora’s Box of Your Memoir

10/2/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss writing a memoir. Everyone has at least one story in them this episode we will give you some of the tools to deal with the Pandora’s box of emotions that get drawn out during the writing process. All this and more...

Duration:00:24:23

Can You Hear Me Now?

9/25/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin is away so Mandra Biscornet and Deborah Monk interview Stephanie Queen and Mishka Thebaud. Mishka is a professional actor who is currently recording Stephanie's book into audio form. Learn: What are the advantages to going audio? What are the costs...

Duration:00:23:21

Writer’s Coach Dawn Reno Langley

9/18/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk interview Dawn Reno Langley. Dawn Reno Langley is the author of more than 30 books -- children's books, nonfiction books on art and antiques, and novels -- as well as an academic who's taught at every level. She is a...

Duration:00:25:18

Winning the Battle of Resistance

9/11/2018
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Winning the Battle of Resistance. Are you a writer who doesn’t write? A painter who doesn’t paint? An entrepreneur who never starts a venture? Then this show is for you. Armor up as we charge into battle. * We explore Steven Pressfield's, The War of Art. * Learn ways to break through your blocks and defeat the negative energy field called Resistance. Deb: Shelly: Mandra:Examples: Cancer Chapter, going to yoga at night, Closing…Thank you for listening, thank you to the Studio 21 Podcast...

Duration:00:26:09

Getting Your Acts Together

9/4/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss how to craft your story’s arc through 3 acts including Plot Point one, Plot Point Two, and Midpoint All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast...

Duration:00:25:07

A Story to Tell...Should I?

8/28/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss writing a memoir. Everyone has at least one story in them this episode we will give you some of the tools to draw that story out. All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast...

Duration:00:26:13

Are You Talking To Me?

8/21/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin, Mandra Biscornet, and Deborah Monk discuss the do’s and don’ts of writing good dialogue: All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café and hosted on the United Podcast Network.

Duration:00:28:37

When The Good Guy goes Bad

8/14/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Shelly Devlin is out sick today so Mandra Biscornet and Deborah Monk discuss the do’s and don’ts of developing strong characters: All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café and hosted on the United...

Duration:00:28:19

Similes and Metaphors

8/7/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet, Shelly Devlin, and Deborah Monk discuss ways to use Similes and Metaphors to make your writing really pop! All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café and hosted on the United Podcast...

Duration:00:23:18

Letting Your Dialogue Speak For Itself With Tags

7/31/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet, Shelly Devlin, and Deborah Monk discuss ways to Let Your Dialogue Speak For Itself With Dialogue Tags: All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café and hosted on the United Podcast...

Duration:00:26:17

Formatting and Design With Pam Marin-Kingsley

7/24/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet, Shelly Devlin, and Deborah Monk interview professional book and e-book formatter Pam Marin-Kingsley about What goes into formatting your book: PamMarin-Kingsley.com

Duration:00:28:22

Well Behaved Woman Coming Undone Launches Today

7/17/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet, Shelly Devlin, and Deborah Monk to discuss the launch of Deborah’s new book as well as the re-release of her first book: the keepsake tabDeborahMonk.comSisters We ThreeFacebookYouTubeAll this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block...

Duration:00:28:27

Hey Ma, Your Husband’s Dead

7/10/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet is out this week so Rick Peoples sits in on the panel with Shelly Devlin and Deborah Monk to discuss: TheRickPeoples.weebly.comAll this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café and hosted on the...

Duration:00:26:57

You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

7/3/2018
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Whether you are writing fiction, Non-Fiction, a memoir, or are just into creative writing this is the podcast for you. This podcast is more than just about how to write as we cover the why’s, when’s, and where’s of writing. Mandra Biscornet, Shelly Devlin, and Deborah Monk discuss the how to handle all the new things you learn in the writing process! Here are some great thoughts: All this and more on this week’s episode of The Writer’s Block Podcast recorded at the Studio 21 Podcast Café...

Duration:00:28:13