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Ep 92: Adrienne’s Revision Process

March 24, 2020

Last week it was all about Eliza. This week, it’s Adrienne’s turn to answer questions about her revision process.

Eliza’s AOTW: How do you revise?

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Ep 91: Eliza’s Revision Process

March 17, 2020

This week, the Misfits take an in depth look at Eliza’s revision process. From the big picture to the nitty gritty, she dives into how she polishes a pile of first draft words into a clean and shiny manuscript.

Eliza AOTW: What’s your revision process? Has it evolved since you started?

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Ep 90: Quitting

March 10, 2020

Not every project works out the way we plan. Not every idea is a winner. So how do you know when it’s finally time to throw in the towel on that WIP?

Eliza’s AOTW: Do you have a project that you quit on? When did you know it was time to quit?

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**REPLAY** Taking Time Off

March 3, 2020

Adrienne’s down with the flu, so enjoy this replay about taking time off!

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Ep 89: Advice

February 25, 2020

Good or bad. Take it or leave it. The dreaded “I told you so”. We all get advice whether we want it or not. This week, the Misfits talk about how to tell if “tried and true” advice is right for you.

Eliza’s AOTW: What do you handle advice given to you? Good, bad, or indifferent?

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Ep 88: Side Projects

February 18, 2020

Making a living by writing alone–or writing one genre only–can be difficult, if not impossible. This week, the Misfits discuss the different side projects they take on to make ends meet.

Eliza’s AOTW: Misfits, do you have any side hustles you do to help keep things afloat? Let us know!

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Ep 87: Organization

February 11, 2020

Eliza prefers spreadsheets and organizers. Adrienne is a creature of chaos. This week the Misfits discuss how they organize (or don’t) everything from books to business.

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Ep 86: Reviews

February 4, 2020

Reviews are a part of the writing life, from the getting over the bad ones to basking in the glow of the good ones to just plain trying to get *more* of them. This week, the Misfits talk about their review strategies and opinions with a capital “O”.

Eliza AOTW: What are your review strategies? How do you handle good one and bad ones? Tell us how you review!

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Ep 85: Ambition

January 28, 2020

So many of us were raised to view ambition as a dirty word, but it’s hard to achieve what you can’t name. This week the Misfits get real (and real uncomfortable) about their own ambitions. 

Eliza’s AOTW: If fear weren’t a deterrent, what’s your personal ambitions? Share if you’d like, we’d love to hear it!

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Ep 84: Line Edits

January 21, 2018

Good copy editors are super heroes. That’s one thing Adrienne & Eliza can agree on. From overused words to misplaced body parts, to accidental streakers, this week they discuss all the times editors have saved their butts.

Eliza AOTW: If you’ve worked with a copy editor, how have they saved your butt? How did you find your editor super hero? Let us know!

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