The Official Write Crowd Podcast
By J. Patrick Lemarr
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The official podcast of TheWriteCrowd.com, a website dedicated to writers of every stripe - from amatuers to seasoned professionals. This podcast serves to bring every writer the news, tips and networks they need to pursue their craft.
||Episode Three: Young Adult Fiction||The Write Crowd Podcast: Episode Three By www.thewritecrowd.com Genre: podcast Tags: fiction, statistics, theme, writing, young adult Download : MP3 Audio The Official Write Crowd Podcast: Episode Three “Young Adult Fiction” Ø Intro: D. Gene Strother Ø Scott opens the discussion of Young Adult fiction, mentioning a startling statistic from Jupiter Research. Ø Jeff explains just what YA fiction is and how it differs from adult fiction. Ø Beverly Harkness, a middle school librarian, sits down with Jeff to discuss current trends among YA readers and the blurring line between Young Adult fiction and Adult Fiction. Ø Gene and Jeff discuss YA fiction from the standpoint of the writer. Ø Close: D. Gene Strother||7 5 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode Two: Self-Publishing||TWCPodcast_002 By The Write Crowd Genre: Podcast Tags: authors, fiction, podcast, poetry, self-publishing, The Write Crowd, writers Download : MP3 Audio The Official Write Crowd Podcast: Self-Publishing ï¿½ Introductions – Scott Badley, J. Patrick Lemarr, and D. Gene Strother ï¿½ Self-Publishing: An Overview – Scott Badley ï¿½ Scott talks a bit about the plight of the everyman writer anxious to see his work in print. Could self-publishing be the answer? ï¿½ Making the Decision – J. Patrick Lemarr and D. Gene Strother ï¿½ Jeff and Gene discuss the pros and cons of self-publishing, sharing their own experiences with the process. ï¿½ Research, Research, Research – Scott Badley ï¿½ Scott discusses how crucial research can be in making the right decision and points you toward helpful resources like: ï¿½ 4.1 The Frugal Book Promoter by Carolyn Howard-Johnson ï¿½ 4.2 Guerrilla Marketing for Writers by Jay Conrad Levinson, Rick Frishman and Michael Larson ï¿½ 4.3 Foner Books, the website of Morris Rosenthal ï¿½ Weighing the Options – J. Patrick Lemarr ï¿½ The free options: ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Cafepress ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Lulu ï¿½ The top dogs in the industry: ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ iUniverse ï¿½ Xlibris ï¿½ Closing – Scott Badley and J. Patrick Lemarr||17 2 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode One: The Official Write Crowd Podcast||Write Crowd Podcast: Episode One By TheWriteCrowd.com Genre: Podcast Tags: authors, blogs, d. gene strother, helpful hints, j. patrick lemarr, scott badley, the write crowd, tips, writers Download : MP3 Audio The Official Write Crowd Podcast: Episode One I.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Welcome and Introductions – J. Patrick Lemarr and Scott Badley II.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ About The Write Crowd – Host Scott Badley questions Write Crowd co-founder J. Patrick Lemarr about the purpose of this website for writers. III.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Website of the Week- As Scott complains about his uncomfortable chair, J. Patrick Lemarr fills readers in on the website of the week: WritingForums.com A unique forum where writers can share their work and critiques with other writers while becoming part of a supportive community. IV.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Book Review – The Writer’s Digest Character Naming Sourcebook (2nd Edition) Hardcover: 496 pages Publisher: Writer’s Digest Books; 2 edition (May 21, 2005) Language: English ISBN-10: 1582972958 ISBN-13: 978-1582972954 Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.4 x 1.6 inches ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ BUY IT HERE V.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Closing Thoughts – J. Patrick Lemarr and Scott Badley VI.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Credits – Scott Badley||24 1 2008||Free||View In iTunes|