Ask Your Editor Writing Podcast

Amanda Edens

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Ask Your Editor is a WRITING podcast for WRITERS, discussing the writing process, the writer's life, and other creative writing topics from the perspective of two fabulous ladies: one experienced writer and a developmental editor of fiction.

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E004: How Do I Beat Writer's Block?

40:25 | Mar 12th

Abby has a controversial opinion about writer's block. Listen to find out what it is plus tips on how to beat writer's block. Full show notes (including things mentioned on the show) can be found at askyoureditor.com/writers-block

E004: How Do I Overcome Imposter Syndrome With My Writing?

38:07 | Feb 25th

Thoughts such as "What if my writing isn't good enough?" will only hurt your writing in the long run. How can writers overcome imposter syndrome? Note: The 'making the bed' example was not Coach Carter but rather advice from Admiral William H. McR...Show More

E003: How Do I Write the Beginning?

32:29 | Feb 12th

What makes a good beginning when writing a novel? How do you unearth the beginning, knowing how important it is to hook the reader and pack a punch? Trigger warnings: Domestic abuse 12:26 - 14:14. Sexual violence 22:07 - 23:09. Full show notes ...Show More

E002: Can I Draw from Real Life for My Fiction?

23:15 | Jan 29th

Is it okay to pull something you experienced in real life from your fiction? Do you need consent to do it? Will it be a legal problem if I write badly about someone? Full show notes (including things mentioned on the show) can be found at askyoure...Show More

E001: Should I Outline My Novel? (Plotters vs. Pantsers)

28:58 | Jan 29th

What type of writing process works for you? Should you outline your novel or just free write? Who has the better process: plotters or pantsers? Full show notes (including things mentioned on the show) can be found at askyoureditor.com/writing-proc...Show More

E000: What Is the Ask Your Editor Podcast?

29:14 | Jan 29th

What is the Ask Your Editor podcast, and what can you expect from the show? Who are the hosts? Are they even qualified to provide advice? You decide. Full show notes (including things mentioned on the show) can be found at askyoureditor.com/what-i...Show More