June 9, 2020
Not every idea makes it from the spark of inspiration to “The End”. Some get tossed along the way. This week, the Misfits talk about what story ideas they’ve had to toss, how to know when it’s time to shelve a project, and how to move on after.
Eliza’s AOTW: How do you decide what ideas to keep and which ones to ditch?
May 12, 2020
May is the month where we all start dusting off our suitcases, order our swag, and get ready for conference season to kick off…but not this year. So what are your options for learning and networking in this new stay at home world?
Eliza AOTW: What conferences did you plan to attend? How will you spend that money now to learn and network?
May 5, 2020
The book market is notorious for its ups and downs, but the past few months have been enough to make you want to pull your hair out. This week, the Misfits talk about where they see things going and how to weather the storm.
Eliza AOTW: How do you intend to weather the instability of the market?
April 21, 2020
What makes a great heroine? What do they tell us about the time we’re living in?
This week, the Misfits discuss what makes heroines far more than just the “female version of” anything and how critical feminine heroism is to good storytelling.
Eliza’s AOTW: What makes a great heroine to you?