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Writer On The Road

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By audiofilly - Mar 06 2019
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It's really all about politics. For myself, I would rather listen to a straight-up political podcast which might conceivably express both sides of any issue. I will be skipping this from now on

One of my favorite podcasts

By BrodieEDU - Mar 27 2018
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Writer on the Road is one of the best podcasts about writing a book. I have learned a great deal about the writing process and the many helpful tips that are provided by Melinda and her awesome guests.

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5 Ratings
Average Ratings
4
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0
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1

Not really about books

By audiofilly - Mar 06 2019
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It's really all about politics. For myself, I would rather listen to a straight-up political podcast which might conceivably express both sides of any issue. I will be skipping this from now on

One of my favorite podcasts

By BrodieEDU - Mar 27 2018
Read more
Writer on the Road is one of the best podcasts about writing a book. I have learned a great deal about the writing process and the many helpful tips that are provided by Melinda and her awesome guests.
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Writer On The Road

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It's the journey that matters

Rank #1: #152 How To Boost Your Writing Work-Flow using Dragon Dictation, with Scott Baker

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Are you ready to ditch your keyboard? Scott Baker is an expert in all things Dragon Dictation. If you want to learn to train your Dragon, Scott’s your man. Scott’s official bio: Scott Baker has written dozens of books under various pen names and spent most of the last decade working as a freelance writer…

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Mar 27 2019
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Rank #2: #147 How to Cut Through The Noise & Win Google Love Using SEO, with Kate Toon

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“With small businesses, their greatest assets are all the other people in their network, and leveraging that can lead to big gains.” Kate Toon is an award-winning SEO copywriter and SEO consultant with over two decades of experience in all things advertising, digital and writing. She is the founder of The Clever Copywriting School and The Recipe for…

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Feb 21 2019
48 mins
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Rank #3: Origin Stories, Myths & Dragons: How to Write SciFi/Fantasy, with Sherrilyn Kenyon

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With over 70 million books sold, Sherrilyn Kenyon is worth listening to when it comes to all things writing. She’s experienced all the trials that we’re familiar with and celebrated all the successes the rest of us dream about. Stygian, a Dark Hunter Novel, has been named the Best SF and Fantasy novel for August,…

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Sep 07 2018
48 mins
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Rank #4: #137 Writing, Procrastination & Getting Things Done, with Geoff McDonald

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In the last 13 years, Geoff McDonald has read 550 books and written sixty plus Book Rapper ebooks, as well as over 1000 blog posts. And now he’s launching two books on the same day, Done and Project Done. McDonald has always been prolific, great with ideas and creativity, but not so strong at execution. It wasn’t until…

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Nov 13 2018
45 mins
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Rank #5: #139 Writing Fight Scenes For Women, with Aiki Flinthart

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Aiki Flinthart is the author of the YA 80AD Series (where the downloads went nuts), the Ruadhan Sidhe Series, Shadows Wake, Shadows Bane and Shadows Fate, and now, newly released, Iron, the first of the Kalima Chronicles. She has been shortlisted for the Aurealis Awards & Writers of the Future Contest, appeared on the Science Fiction/Fantasy Writers Assn of America…

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Nov 26 2018
55 mins
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Rank #6: #131 Kindle Unlimited or Wide, and Other Vexing Indie Publishing Questions, with Joanne Dannon

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There’s no such thing as an overnight success in the writing game – well, maybe occasionally – but there’s a fast establishing pathway to give yourself the best chance of a long and profitable writing career. First, it takes time and writing more than a few good books, preferably in series, followed by perfecting your…

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Sep 16 2018
37 mins
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Rank #7: #141 A Room Of Her Own, with Darry Fraser

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Darry Fraser is the bestselling author of Daughter of the Murray, Where the Murray River Runs, and The Widow of Ballarat. We first met Darry on the podcast, here, where we talked about the research and writing of The Daughter of the Murray, and here, last Christmas, as part of our Summer Reading Series. This week we…

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Dec 12 2018
36 mins
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Rank #8: How to Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile and Why You Should, with LinkedIn Expert, Adam Houlahan

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Are you a scaling entrepreneur who wants to gain influence by defining who you are and why you matter? Checking your LinkedIn profile is one of the first things a potential connection will do before they reach out to you, and you need make a good impression. Social Media Strategist and LinkedIn expert, Adam Houlahan,…

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Aug 30 2018
35 mins
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Rank #9: #148 From Traditionally Published To Indie: A Success Story, with Keri Arthur

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I’ve always trusted myself. I’ve always written what I want to write and gone in the direction I want to. I’ve never actually had much input from the publishers that way. So that really hasn’t changed. I’m still using the same beta writer that I always have. I’m still with my same crit. group so…

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Feb 25 2019
39 mins
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Rank #10: #150 Career Strategies For Indie Authors, with Adam Croft

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Adam Croft is an Indie author and a counterpoint to anyone who says you can’t make a living through Indie publishing. He’s sold more than 1.5 million books and once bumped J.K. Rowling off the USA Today bestseller list. His ‘Knight and Culverhouse’ thrillers have sold more than 250,000 copies worldwide, and his Kempston Hardwick…

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Mar 11 2019
45 mins
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Rank #11: #140 Writing Life Out Loud: A Story Told in Real Time, with Lisa Messenger

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Lisa Messenger writes her books in real time – almost like a journal. Sometimes the results aren’t pretty, but they’re real. Messenger is an Australian entrepreneur, author, and the founder and CEO of Collective Hub, an international multimedia business and lifestyle platform. She is also an international speaker, best-selling author, and an authority on disruption.…

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Dec 06 2018
45 mins
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Rank #12: #143 Do You Need An Agent? The Business of Being a Writer, with Haylee Nash

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Ever wondered whether you’re better to strike out on your own  with your writing career, pitch directly to publishers or hire an agent? Haylee Nash, of The Nash Agency, outlines the pros and cons of each option, demystifying the publishing cycle in the process. But be warned, after listening to Nash, you’ll be hard pressed…

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Jan 23 2019
44 mins
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Rank #13: #134 Women’s Fiction Takes to the High Seas, with Tricia Stringer

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There’s something about character driven novels that has you turning the pages, feeling you know the characters already but want to know more. But what about writing them, with one eye on giving your reader a satisfactory ending whilst at the same time putting your characters through their paces and herding them all in the…

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Oct 16 2018
45 mins
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Rank #14: #142 The Magic of Being a Writer, with Belinda Alexandra

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One of the joys of being a writer is sinking into the research abyss: events, characters, society, music, language and culture, reading books of the period, interior design, cookbooks, and the list goes on. Belinda Alexandra writes historical and historical/contemporary fiction novels set in exotic locations with the latest being The Invitation, a gilded age…

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Dec 27 2018
44 mins
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Rank #15: #136 Allegory & the Australian Landscape, with DM Cameron

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Sometimes, it’s best to let a novel speak for itself. DM Cameron’s Beneath The Mother Tree is lyrical from the first page and deliciously unputdownable. It could be Cameron’s Irish ancestry, or her background as an award-winning scriptwriter, or never-give-up attitude, but her debut novel hooks us from the first page and keeps us enthralled.…

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Nov 06 2018
40 mins
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Rank #16: #145 How to Create Characters That Resonate With Your Readers, with Angela Ackerman

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Angela Ackerman is a writing coach, international speaker and co-author of six best-selling books with the latest one the updated Emotion Thesaurus: a Writer’s Guide to Character Expression. Angela is an international speaker and bestselling author who loves to travel, teach, empower writers, and pay-it-forward. She also enjoys dreaming up new tools and resources for One Stop…

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Feb 05 2019
38 mins
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Rank #17: #155 Never Give Up On Your Publishing Dreams, with Cassie Hamer

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If at first you don’t succeed at this thing called writing…keep writing, and learning, and writing some more. Cassie Hamer, author of  After the Party, has put in the hard yards, earning her Masters in Creative Writing, and then unlearning most of what she’d been studying for years as she searched to find voice. And…

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Jun 05 2019
47 mins
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Rank #18: #128 Name Your Poison: Writers, Alcohol & The Creative Muse, with Cassandra Gaisford

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Are you a grey area drinker? If your writing routine is anything like mine you go about the business of writing all day and knock off in time to do a little editing whilst watching the sunset and enjoying a glass of wine or two…or three. Imagine my chagrin reading psychologist and author, Cassandra Gaisford’s…

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Aug 22 2018
53 mins
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Rank #19: #151 What Happens When a Software Developer & a Pair of Writers Get Together? with Lee Powell

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Lee Powell is a writer and expert in technology. He works with Angela Ackerman and her co-creator Becca Puglisi at One Stop for Writers. He also created the Windows version of renowned writing program Scrivener. When the team collaborated, they came up with the Character Building Tool, which combines Powell’s software design skills with Ackerman and…

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Mar 21 2019
42 mins
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Rank #20: #156 10 Minutes with Mel & Sam in NYC: Bookshops Aren’t Meant to be Like That

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Join us in NYC to celebrate the creative freedom of being able to work from anywhere, starting with the greatest city in the world. We explore the opportunities in the world of theatre, books and writing, combined with travel, good food and the occasional drop of Long Island wine. In this episode we set the…

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Jul 16 2019
26 mins
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