Ep 148: Discovery Writing

September 26, 2021

What do you write before you write Chapter One?

Eliza and Adrienne discuss their discovery writing process…and also a dessert brothel for some reason (which was totally delicious!!).

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Episode 147: So You Wanna Write a Romance?

September 17, 2021

What does it really take to write a romance?

In a new ongoing monthly series, Adrienne and Eliza go over the steps, from brainstorming an idea to designing your marketing plan.

We start with the basics…

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Ep 146: Career Reinvention

August 24, 2021

Sometimes what you need is a fresh start. But how do you know when it’s time to pivot or what changes to make? This week, Adrienne and Eliza talk about career reinvention.

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Ep 145: Kindle Vella with Audrey Carlan

August 17, 2021

The folks over at Amazon have a brand new story platform and this week we have bestselling author Audrey Carlan to tell us all about it!

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Ep 144: Putting the Romance in Romance

August 3, 2021

You’d think it’s be easy, after all romance is the name of the genre, but creating genuine emotional connection on the page is harder than you might think.

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Ep 143: BB Easton

July 27, 2021

YOU GUYS!!! The Misfits had the pleasure of interviewing BB Easton this week. Eliza may have geeked out a little bit.

We chatted about her indie career, where she feels her tribe is, and the Netflix deal that created a top 10 trending show.

Oh…and we may have asked her about her reaction to episode 3, 19:40 in Sex/Life that has its own Tiktok hashtag.

We hope you enjoy!

A little about BB:

BB Easton lives in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, with her long-suffering husband, Ken, and two adorable children. She recently quit her job as a school psychologist to write books about her punk rock past and deviant sexual history full-time. Ken is suuuper excited about that.

BB’s memoir, 44 Chapters About 4 Men, and the spin-off 44 Chapters novels are the inspiration for Sex/Life, a steamy, female-centered dramedy series coming soon to Netflix.

The Rain Trilogy, an epic, apocalyptic romance, is her first work of fiction. Or at least, that’s what she thought when she wrote it in 2019. Then 2020 hit and all of her dystopian plot points started coming true. If you need her, she’ll be busy writing a feel-good utopian rom-com to see if that fixes everything.

You can find her procrastinating in all the following places:
Website: www.authorbbeaston.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/bbeaston
Instagram: www.instagram.com/author.bb.easton
Twitter: www.twitter.com/bb_easton
TikTok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMeEKRLyS/
Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/artbyeaston
Goodreads: https://goo.gl/4hiwiR
BookBub: https://www.bookbub.com/authors/bb-easton
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/bbeaston
Selling signed books and original art on Etsy: www.etsy.com/shop/artbyeaston
Giving stuff away in her #TeamBB Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/BBEaston
And giving away free e-books every month in her newsletter: www.authorbbeaston.com/subscribe

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Ep 142: Staying Healthy

July 20, 2021

Writing isn’t just a solitary business; it’s a sedentary one too. This week Adrienne and Eliza talk about staying healthy when you live behind a desk.

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Ep 141: Mentorship

July 13, 2021

Everyone needs a helping hand from time to time…especially in this business. This week Adrienne and Eliza talk mentorship.

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Ep 140: Hooks

June 22, 2021

This week Adrienne and Eliza dive into hooking readers attention on three levels–chapter, book, and series.

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Ep 139: Summer Reading

June 8, 2021

It’s time for basking in the sun and plowing through that tbr pile. This week Adrienne and Eliza shared what’s on tap for their summer reading.

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