Bonus Episode: Check In

April 28, 2020

The Misfits check in with with their highs and lows while staying at home during the pandemic.

Eliza’s AOTW: Tell us how you’re doing!

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Ep 96: Heroines

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?

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Ep 95: Heroes

April 14, 2020

The would needs a good hero right now. So that’s what Adrienne & Eliza are talking about this week–their favorite hero archetypes to both write and read.

Eliza’s AOTW: What is you favorite type of hero to read and write?

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Ep 94: Newsletters with Mel Jolly

April 7, 2020

Marvelous Mel Jolly joins the Misfits thus week to help them with their newsletter woes and she brought freebies for the whole class!

Eliza’s AOTW: Do you have a newsletter? Do you have any tips and tricks that you use to help connect with your subscribers?

Drop us a line and tell us about your newsletter!

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Ep 93: Writing During Difficult Times

March 31, 2020

This week, the Misfits check in to discuss how they are adapting to the new normal.

Eliza’s AOTW: How are y’all doing? We want to hear it. Stay safe!

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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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