This Novel is Happening
By Gloria Panzera
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This Novel is Happening chronicles the story behind the writing of my first novel, the process of submitting it, getting rejected, and it finally being accepted for publication. After almost a decade of thinking it will never happen, it's happening. It's real. I'm scared and have no clue what I'm doing. What happens next? I'm not sure.
||CleanEpisode 10 | Jenny Hubbard Interview||Jenny Hubbard is a published author and friend of Gloria's who has not only been a resource for Gloria, but also for her high school students. Gloria chats with Jenny about her process, getting her books published, working with agents and editors, and m||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9 | To MFA or not to MFA||Gloria holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Florida Atlantic University. This time on This Novel is Happening she discusses the value of the MFA, if someone should tackle getting one, and more.||1/21/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 | What to do while you wait||The novel has been submitted and now the waiting begins for the first round of edits from the publisher. What will Gloria do while she waits? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.||1/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 | Revisions, Round 1||Before the novel was submitted on January 1st, Gloria needed to do some revisions and add to the story. Hear about the process and what's next this time on This Novel is Happening.||1/7/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 | Leland Cheuk Interview||Gloria's novel was submitted to and rejected from dozens of publishers before it was accepted by Unsolicited Press. To find out why it was rejected from one of those publishers and to learn more about the publishing process for smaller presses, Gloria i||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 | The Waiting Game||You've submitted your novel to publishers, and now the waiting starts. What do you do next? What happens when you get a rejection? How do you handle the emotions? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.||12/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 | How and where to submit a novel||You can't get your novel published without the submission process. How do you get it out there? Who do you send it to? What happens next? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 | The novel sat for a decade. Why?||After writing the novel, Gloria set it down for nearly a decade. Why? What happened when she came back to it? How has she changed as a writer? How does she feel about the novel now? Find out the answers to these questions and more this time on This Nove||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 | How to write a novel||How exactly did Gloria write this novel? From concept, to character profiles, outlining and more, find out Gloria's novel writing process this time on This Novel is Happening.||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 | Who is Gloria Panzera?||She's getting her novel published in 2019. She's starting a podcast to document the journey. But who is she? Find out who Gloria Panzera is this time on This Novel is Happening.||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThis Novel is Happening | Coming Soon||This Novel is Happening, a podcast about getting your first book published, is coming soon!||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Hi Gloria. Don’t second guess yourself. Try to get your short stories published.
I love that your starting this podcast with your hubby! So cool. The first 3 shows are wonderful I can’t wait to hear the rest and see where it leads you! Definitely hooked on it to hear more and find out the rest of your story! No matter what happens keep going until you hit the end girl! PS I love your humor too and your not afraid to say it how it is.
Your first 5 star- kay mishelle :)