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Goddess Talks

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Authors Kristy Denice Bock and Raven Starr discuss their journey as authors and how they navigate the publishing world.

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Join Kristy Bock and Raven Starr as they discuss Roxanne Bland's newest release! (Previously published as The Underground: Second Edition) In an alternate Seattle, communities of ?exotics?—shapeshifters, witches, elves... more

Accepting the product of your imagination can be flawed is one of the most difficult things an author can do. How to stay committed to your voice and vision. How to know when to take advise. Our mission is to provide a place for authors,... more

How do you get back on the horse? What do you do when life interferes with your writing? How do you come back from sickness or surgery? How do you start something new after finishing a major project? Join Kristy Bock and Raven Starr... more

Why do people prefer not to get feedback? They worry that the feedback will be negative. They don't know who to ask, or ask the wrong people. They don't know who to ask. They don't want to take up the professional's time. They've gotten... more

Literary Goddess Kristy Bock interviews Kellie Fitzgerald. Together they discuss Kellie's current project. "Laehli & the Elephants" is about a deaf girl in Thailand who is bullied by other kids so she goes into the jungle and makes... more

Kristy Bock and Raven Starr discuss dynamic Characters What is a dynamic character? What is a static character? Dynamic Character vs. Static Character: How Are They Different? Dynamic Character Checklist Website sources:... more

#1 Let the manuscript rest. #2 Start on a new writing project #3 Start researching the publishing industry #4 Read other books like yours #5 Find a workshop group and/or beta readers #6 Start building your online presence. #7 Start a revision... more

What is in your writer's toolbox? What do you use to organize your thoughts? How do you self-edit your work? What do you use to keep yourself on task? Kristy Bock will share hers including programs such as: Scrivener,... more

Writing is a very personal, and often lonely process. Join us as we explore some of the different writing processes. Pre-plot - Plot - Post Plot Structural edits Staying Motivated Keeping on track Avoiding Complacency The Literary... more

Show Vs Tell - Is this a necessary battle? The Difference Between Showing vs. Telling Show, Don't Tell Examples Is Telling Ever Acceptable? There are five techniques a fiction writer can use to avoid telling the reader: Using Point of... more