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Ep 69: Family Support

September 24, 2019

No one can do it all…especially not Eliza and Adrienne. This week we talk about getting the help you need from the ones you love.

What kind of support do you need from your family and how do you go about asking for it?

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Ep 68: Finish Your Freaking Book

September 17, 2019

Perfectionism. Shiny new object syndrome. Procrastination. The internet. These are just a few reasons and excuses that keep you from finishing your book.

This week, the Misfits dive into Eliza’s production schedule to see what’s holding her back and get her back on track to finishing the freaking book!

Have you ever been in Eliza’s position? If so, what have you done to break through?

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Ep 67: Time Management

September 10, 2019

Time has a way of getting away from us, doesn’t it? This week, Misfit Adrienne talks about the time management project she’s focused on this month and how it has led to her reprioritizing her day.

Have any of you journaled your day? If so, what were your results? Or are you someone who keeps track of your time daily as a practice?

Let us know! We’d love to hear how you spend your day and the impact it has on your productivity!

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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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