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Ep 66: Traditional Publishing with Sophie Littlefield

September 3, 2019

Eliza is dealing with some storms, so she’s off this week. In her place, Adrienne welcomes back bestselling author Sophie Littlefield to talk the world of traditional publishing–who it’s right for, overlooked opportunities, and major misconceptions.

Enjoy the show!

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Ep 65: Antagonists

August 27, 2019

Every hero needs a villain, right? This week, Adrienne and Eliza talk about bad guys and bad forces.

Misfits, what do your antagonists look like? Are they the tangible, bad guy villain? Or are they the intangible force looking to wreck havoc?

Let us know!

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Ep 64: Our top three failures!

August 20, 2019

If you’ve never failed, you’ve never tried! Which means Adrienne and Eliza have tried A LOT! They break down their top three career failures.

Misfits, what are some things you’ve tried in your writing career and just crash and burned?

Let us know!

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Bonus Episode!

August 13, 2019

This week, the Misfits talk about their three favorite podcasts, both writing and non-writing ones. Although, Eliza had a hard time picking just three…

Listeners, what are your favorite three (or seven) podcasts? What do you love about them?

Drop us a line!

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Ep 63: Multi Genres with Sophie Littlefield

August 6, 2019

We got the show on the road! At least, for Adrienne.

She’s at a writers retreat and brought along her mike, a speaker for Eliza, and our guest Sophie Littlefield! Sophie has written in every genre imaginable and talks to us about the joys and difficulties multi-genre writing can bring.

Misfits: We may focus more on romance but we love to hear from writers across all genres! What genre do you write in? Do you write in more than one? What has been your experience? Drop us a comment!

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Ep 62: Character POV

July 30, 2019

Getting into multiple character’s heads can be daunting. This week Eliza and Adrienne discuss how they deep dive into your character’s POV.

Listeners, how many do you write in a story? How do you balance it between characters? How do you use POV to show the character’s personality?

Leave us a comment!

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Ep 61: Writing Conflict

July 23, 2019

There’s no story without conflict. So why is it so hard to write?

How do you define conflict for your story? What’s your thought on inner vs outer conflict? Are you a fan of light conflict or the heavy duty conflict?

Tell us your thoughts!

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Ep 60: Drafts – A Year Later

July 16, 2019

Eliza’s back and ready to talk about her just completed first draft! Adrienne digs in on how Eliza feels about drafts now vs a year ago, what’s she learned, how her productivity schedule is working, and what she’ll do the next time around.

Eliza’s Action of the Week:

Listeners, when you write your drafts, what are the pillars of your drafting process that never let you down? Share them with us and your fellow misfit writers!

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Ep 59: *REPLAY* Drafts

July 9, 2019

Hello Misfits! This week, Eliza is heads down finishing her first draft on book 2. Next week, she’ll take us through getting that bad boy done!

But in anticipation of that episode, this week we thought we’d climb aboard the way back train and replay the first time we talked about drafting.

Stay tuned next week for a new episode to see how we compare our opinions and processes from a year ago.

Happy Writing Misfits!

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Ep 58: Routine

July 2, 2019

Ep 58: Routine

This week the Misfits are talking routine and how they work for them.

Listeners, what are the pros and cons of keeping a routine for you? How does a routine help or hurt your productivity?

Leave us a comment!

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