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Ep 134: Maintaining Mental Health

May 4, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. This week Adrienne and Eliza share their experiences and tips for maintaining mental health while writing.

Want to know more about mental health? Check out NAMI, as mentioned by Adrienne, at https://www.nami.org/Home

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Ep 133: The Host Hot Seat

The Misfits introduce themselves to a brand new audience as the podcast starts a brand new chapter.

We are now part of the Frolic Podcast Network! Check out the network and all of it’s amazing and innovative romance centric podcasts!


https://frolic.media/podcasts/

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Ep 132: Unpaid Promos

April 20, 2021

You need to get the word out about your books, sure, but not every marketing opportunity needs to break the bank. Just remember, sometimes you get what you pay for.

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Ep 131: Burnout

April 12, 2021

Every now and you just can’t.

Seriously. Just. Can’t.

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Ep 130: Going Beyond Your Comfort Zone

March 30, 2021

Oh, the much maligned comfort zone–should you stick with what feeds your confidence or stretch your neck out into the unknown? Adrienne and Eliza have experience with both…and the scars to prove it.

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Ep 129: Action

March 16, 2021

So much more than dialogue tags, scene blocking, or fight choreography, action is the energy that makes your story come alive. This week Adrienne and Eliza discuss how every move your character makes is action.

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Ep 128: Titles

March 2, 2021

What’s in a name? Well, depends on which name you mean. Is it the book title? The subtitle? The series title? This week Adrienne and Eliza take on the complicated task of naming your work.

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Ep 127: Character Voice

February 17, 2021

How a character sounds goes beyond the dialogue they speak. From deep POV to their unique expressions, a character’s voice is what makes them come alive.

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Ep 126: TV Romance Adaptations

February 9, 2020

They used to be hard to come by, but now there are more romance adaptations than ever on tv. This week Adrienne and Eliza talk about the good, the bad, and everything in between when it comes to taking the page to the screen.

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Ep 125: Cover Copy

February 2, 2021

You’ve finally finished your book. The hard part is over, right? Not so fast. Turns out those first 100k words were a cake walk compared to the next 100 words you need to write. It’s time for the most dreaded moment of all–time to write the blurb.

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