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Maddie Margarita

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Character Floss Maddie Margarita & Andrea Bartz

CHARACTER FLOSS

Maddie Margarita & thriller author Andrea Bartz talk about complex female characters, writing her controversial thriller THE HERD, and surviving social distancing! Andrea Bartz is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor. Her debut thriller, THE LOST NIGHT, received starred reviews from Library Journal and Booklist and was named a best book of 2019 by Glamour, Real Simple, Marie Claire, Buzzfeed, and other publications. Her second novel, THE HERD (out 3/24/20), was named a most-anticipated book of 2020 by Newsweek, the Boston Globe, Popsugar, Goodreads, LitHub, and more. Andrea had held editorial positions at Glamour, Psychology Today, and Self. A journalist, her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Travel + Leisure, Marie Claire, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Women’s Health, USA Today, Elle, and many other outlets. Andrea can be found at https://www.andreabartz.com, https://www.facebook.com/andreabartzauthor https://www.amazon.com/Herd-Novel-Andrea-Bartz/dp/1984826360,             https://www.amazon.com/Lost-Night-Novel-Andrea-Bartz-ebook/dp/B07DN13P9W Maddie Margarita writes humorous suspense. She is also the host of Lit Up! OC --a monthly writer’s salon in Orange County, CA. and CHARACTER FLOSS, a podcast for readers and writers on Authors on The Air Global Network. When not writing, talking into a mic, or marketing her current book - Maddie serves on the Boards of Sisters-in-Crime OC, and the Southern California Writers Association. Her short stories can be found in IT’S ALL IN THE STORY - CALIFORNIA, an anthology of short fiction. MaddieMargarita.com twitter @maddiemargarita https://www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita https://www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor http://thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie/ https://www.amazon.com/Its-All-Story-California-Anthology/dp/0999124331 #writerslife #MaddieMargarita #Authorsontheairnetwork #CharacterFloss #authors #writers #books #writing community #readersfavorites #bestwritingpodcasts

44mins

22 Apr 2020

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Character Floss Maddie Margarita & Andrea Bartz

Authors on the Air Global Radio Network

Maddie Margarita & thriller author Andrea Bartz talk about complex female characters, writing her controversial feminist thriller THE HERD, and surviving social distancing.Andrea Bartz is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor. Her debut thriller, THE LOST NIGHT, received starred reviews from Library Journal and Booklist and was named a best book of 2019 by Glamour, Real Simple, Marie Claire, Buzzfeed, and other publications. Her second novel, THE HERD (out 3/24/20), was named a most-anticipated book of 2020 by Newsweek, the Boston Globe, Popsugar, Goodreads, LitHub, and more.She had held editorial positions at Glamour, Psychology Today, and Self. A journalist, her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Travel + Leisure, Marie Claire, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Women’s Health, USA Today, Elle, and many other outlets.https://www.amazon.com/Herd-Novel-Andrea-Bartz/dp/1984826360 https://www.andreabartz.com, https://www.facebook.com/andreabartzauthorMaddie Margarita writes humorous suspense. She is also the host of Lit Up! OC --a monthly writer’s salon in Orange County, CA. and CHARACTER FLOSS, a podcast for readers and writers on Authors on The Air Global Network. When not writing, talking into a mic, or marketing her current book - Maddie serves on the Boards of Sisters-in-Crime OC, and the Southern California Writers Association. Her short stories can be found in IT’S ALL IN THE STORY - CALIFORNIA, an anthology of short fiction.MaddieMargarita.comtwitter @maddiemargaritahttps://www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita https://www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor http://thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie/ https://www.amazon.com/Its-All-Story-California-Anthology/dp/0999124331 #writerslife #MaddieMargarita #Authorsontheairnetwork #CharacterFloss #authors #writers #books #writing community #readersfavorites #bestwritingpodcasts

44mins

14 Apr 2020

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Maddie Margarita & Wendall Thomas

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Wendall and Maddie talk DROWNED UNDER, the ups and downs of writing humor, and the importance of good underwear when jumping out of helicopters! Wendall Thomas teaches in the Graduate Film School at UCLA, lectures internationally on screenwriting, and has worked as an entertainment reporter, development executive, script consultant, and film and television writer. Her first Cyd Redondo novel, Lost Luggage, was nominated for the Lefty and Macavity Awards for Best Debut Mystery of 2017. Her second, Drowned Under, has been nominated for a Lefty for Best Humorous Mystery of 2019 and her short fiction appears in the crime anthologies Ladies Night (2015), Last Resort (2017), and Murder-A-Go-Go’s (2019). www.amazon.com/Drowned-Under-Cyd…ies/dp/1464210624 www.amazon.com/Lost-Luggage-Cyd-…ies/dp/1464208921. Follow Wendall at www.wendallthomas.com/,https://www.f…Wendell-Thomas, Twitter @EWendallthomas Maddie Margarita writes humorous suspense. She is also the host of Lit Up! OC --a monthly writer’s salon in Orange County, CA, and CHARACTER FLOSS, a podcast for readers and writers on Authors On The Air Global Network. When not writing, talking into a mic, or marketing SANDBLASTED – a humorous thriller about grief, bad decisions and getting unstuck - Maddie serves on the Boards of Sisters-in-Crime OC, and the Southern California Writers Association. Her short stories can be found in IT’S ALL IN THE STORY - CALIFORNIA, an anthology of short fiction. Find out about Maddie at MaddieMargarita.com twitter @maddiemargarita www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie/ www.amazon.com/Its-All-Story-Cal…ogy/dp/0999124331 #writerslife #MaddieMargarita #Authorsontheairnetwork #CharacterFloss #authors #writers #books #writing community #readersfavorites #bestwritingpodcasts

40mins

26 Feb 2020

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Character Floss Maddie Margarita with thriller author August Norman

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A painful past + a dreaded college reunion + murder = COME AND GET ME by August NormanJoin Norm and I, as we talk COME AND GET ME - his debut thriller, murder in the Midwest, and the best date nights in L.A.Originally from central Indiana, thriller and mystery author August Norman has called Los Angeles home for two decades, writing for and/or appearing in movies, television, stage productions, web series, and even, commercial advertising. A lover and champion of crime fiction, August is an active member of the Mystery Writers of America, the International Thriller Writers, and Sisters in Crime (National and LA), and regularly attends the Santa Barbara Writer’s Conference. https://augustnorman.com https://www.amazon.com/Come-Get-Me-Caitlin-Bergman/dp/1683319753 Twitter @Nthoeming https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=153738278619994&ref=brMaddie Margarita writes humorous suspense and hosts Lit Up! OC --a monthly writer’s salon in Orange County, CA, and CHARACTER FLOSS, a podcast for readers and writers on Authors on The Air Global Network. When not writing, talking into a mic, or marketing SANDBLASTED – a humorous thriller about grief, bad decisions and getting unstuck - Maddie serves on the Boards of Sisters-in-Crime OC, and the Southern California Writers Association. Her short stories can be found in IT’S ALL IN THE STORY - CALIFORNIA, an anthology of short fiction.twitter @maddiemargaritahttps://www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita https://www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor http://thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie/ https://www.amazon.com/Its-All-Story-California-Anthology/dp/0999124331

44mins

3 Feb 2020

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Character Floss Maddie Margarita with David Corbett

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Author and writing instructor David Corbett on Character Floss with writer and host of Lit Up!OC Maddie Margarita. David Corbett, is the EDGAR, ANTHONY, and MACCAVITY nominated author of 6 novels including his most recent THE LONG LOST LOVE LETTERS OF DOC HOLLIDAY – as well as several short stories and THE COMPASS OF CHARACTER—creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and TV – which makes him the ideal guest for our inaugural podcast! More about David can be found on DavidCorbett.com Twitter @DavidCorbett_CAHost Maddie Margarita writes humorous suspense and hosts Lit Up! OC --a monthly writer’s salon in Orange County, CA, and CHARACTER FLOSS, a podcast for readers and writers on Authors On The Air Global Network. When not writing, talking into a mic, she is busy marketing SANDBLASTED – a humorous thriller about grief, bad decisions and getting unstuck - Maddie serves on the Boards of Sisters-in-Crime OC, and the Southern California Writers Association. Her short stories can be found in IT’S ALL IN THE STORY - CALIFORNIA, an anthology of short fiction. Twitte @maddiemargaritahttps://www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita https://www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor http://thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie/ https://www.amazon.com/Its-All-Story-California-Anthology/dp/0999124331

24mins

3 Feb 2020

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Maddie Margarita & S. A. Lelchuk talk SAVE ME FROM DANGEROUS MEN, Nikki Griffin and writing kick ass female protagonists, and play literary Tinder!

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Instructor and debut thriller writer S. A. Lelchuk and host Maddie Margarita discuss SAVE ME FROM DANGEROUS MEN, writing Nikki Griffin, relatable kick-ass female protagonists, Jack Reacher and play literary Tinder! S. A. Lelchuk holds a B.A. in English from Amherst College and a master's degree from Dartmouth College. He divides his time between Berkeley, California and Hanover, New Hampshire. SAVE ME FROM DANGEROUS MEN is the start of a series featuring bookseller and private investigator Nikki Griffin. The series has been optioned for film and television and the foreign rights have sold in multiple countries. S. A. Lelchuk is a member of the Mystery Writers of America (MWA) and International Thriller Writers (ITW). He is represented by the LGR Literary Agency in New York and the Gersh Agency. Follow Saul at salelchuk.com Twitter @salelchuk www.amazon.com/Save-Me-Dangerous…29&s=books&sr=1-1 Maddie Margarita is a writer and host of CHARACTER FLOSS - and entertaining deep dive into compelling characters and the authors who create them. The host of Lit Up!OC - a popular writer's salon in Orange County, California- Maddie is a member of ITW, and serves on the Boards of Sisters in Crime OC and the Southern California Writers Association. Please see links below for her work and events. thrillbegins.com/2019/03/06/maddie www.facebook.com/MaddieMargaritaAuthor www.literaryorange.org/index.php htps://www.facebook.com/madeline.tighemargarita www.amazon.com/dp/0999124331/ref…_t1_EkseEbGAMV9N2 Twitter@MaddieMargarita

41mins

5 Jan 2020