Everything’s set, the book is primed for publication, then…? There’s been a bit of upset in the schedule for FLOTSAM’s release, so Brian and Rekka take the opportunity to talk about what happened, why it happened, and how Rekka reacted to it.
Today Brian and Rekka discuss the decision-making process of small details in a story, inspired by watching a small human picking the crayons during coloring. Brian got to thinking about the way we make decisions while writing, and where those decisions come from, and what they do for the story. Rekka and Brian each pick […]
From Mexican Mocha to Proof-reading, Brian and Rekka talk about editors and the various stages of editing a manuscript might need to go through. – An editor, your silent partner in making you look good – Rekka suggests being your first editor, to do your best to get it clean before anyone else reads it. […]
Brian and Rekka discuss the importance of setting your goals as a writer, and what to do when things get messy. – Brian focuses mainly on actionable goals (e.g. “write 1,000 words per day”) – Rekka focuses on the core “why” of her writing
In the inaugural episode of The Hybrid Author Podcast, Brian and Rekka introduce themselves, their interests, and their publishing goals. Notes from the episode: – Rekka Jay writes as R J Theodore and her first novel, FLOTSAM, will be released by Parvus Press in 2018. – Brian Williamson writes and hides his fiction from the […]
I’m sitting here, trying to write something that explains the Imposter Syndrome, which, as it turns out, is an actual thing. Who knew? I thought it was just me. It’s a phenomenon where an artist (that’s you) thinks they are guilty of fraud, in some way, because they are convinced that someone will discover they […]