The Merry Writer Podcast
How Do You Do Research For Your Novels? | Ep. 082 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Do Research For Your Novels? | Ep. 082 | The Merry Writer Podcast

October 20, 2021
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Depending on the genre you're writing, research has to be done. It doesn't matter if you're writing fiction or non-fiction.

This week, Ari and Rachel discuss some sure-fire ways to accurately conduct research for your novels.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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How Important Is Character Motivation? | Ep. 081 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Important Is Character Motivation? | Ep. 081 | The Merry Writer Podcast

October 13, 2021
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This week, Ari and Rachel discuss characters and their different motivations and how these motivations can affect your plot.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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How Do You Approach Writing Science Fiction? | Ep. 080 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Approach Writing Science Fiction? | Ep. 080 | The Merry Writer Podcast

October 6, 2021
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Writers, have you ever considered writing science fiction? Then certainly give this episode a listen!
 
This week, Ari and Rachel talk to sci-fi author R.J. Sorrento about approaching science fiction. We cover advice, hurdles, and more.
 
We hope you enjoy this episode and thanks for listening.
 
ABOUT R.J. Sorrento
I’m a writer, a parent of two children, and a librarian in training. My blog is at RJSorrento.com and you can find me on Twitter @RjSorrento. My Bookstagram handle is @rjs.readingnook. My Captain Stellar series is available on Amazon.
 

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How Do You Create a Business Plan For Your Writing? | Ep. 079 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Create a Business Plan For Your Writing? | Ep. 079 | The Merry Writer Podcast

September 29, 2021
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Is your plan to make writing a career? Do you want to take your writing more seriously? Then consider creating a Business Plan for your Writing.  In today's episode, we go through how to build your business plan and what to include.

 
We hope you enjoy this episode. Thanks for listening.

 

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What Can You Include In Your Author Newsletter? | Ep. 078 | The Merry Writer Podcast

What Can You Include In Your Author Newsletter? | Ep. 078 | The Merry Writer Podcast

September 22, 2021
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There are many things you can include in your author newsletter and yet, we sometimes run out of ideas.

This week, Ari and Rachel discuss different things to include in your author newsletter and ways to engage with your readers.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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How Do You Write A Story With Multiple Main Characters? | Ep. 077 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Write A Story With Multiple Main Characters? | Ep. 077 | The Merry Writer Podcast

September 15, 2021
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Want to try writing a larger cast of characters?  Feel like a singular main character just isn't enough for your story?  Then this is the episode for you.  This week, Ari and Rachel give some tips about tackling multiple main characters and what you might want to consider.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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How Do You Organize Your Books With Trello? | Ep. 076 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Organize Your Books With Trello? | Ep. 076 | The Merry Writer Podcast

September 8, 2021
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Do you have a ton of writing projects that you don't know what to do with? Or maybe you're working on more than one novel at a time? Organize them with Trello!

This week, Ari and Rachel discuss ways you can utilize Trello for all your writing projects and more.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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What Are The Benefits Of Using Wattpad? | Ep. 075 | The Merry Writer Podcast

What Are The Benefits Of Using Wattpad? | Ep. 075 | The Merry Writer Podcast

September 1, 2021

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This week, author Chris Harvey joins Ari and Rachel, and shares this thoughts and experiences with using the online platform "Wattpad".  So if you have thought about using this platform for your writing or you didn't even know it existed, give this episode a listen for some tips on getting the most of Wattpad.

We hope you enjoy this episode and please share it with any writer friends who you think might enjoy the podcast. Thanks for listening!

ABOUT CHRIS HARVEY

Chris Harvey is a teacher and hobbyist writer who writes mainly YA science fiction and fantasy. His most recent book is a comedy novella set inside a moustache.

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How Do You Edit Your First Draft? | Ep. 074 | The Merry Writer Podcast

How Do You Edit Your First Draft? | Ep. 074 | The Merry Writer Podcast

August 25, 2021
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The first draft is always the messiest. Therefore, editing the first draft is always the hardest. This week, we're discussing how we each edit our own first drafts.

As always, thanks for listening and we hope you enjoy this episode.

 

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Do You Have An Author Mindset | Ep. 073 | The Merry Writer Podcast

Do You Have An Author Mindset | Ep. 073 | The Merry Writer Podcast

August 18, 2021
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Your mindset can play a big part in your writing journey, so in today's episode we look at the concept of the author mindset and discuss different aspects.  Join us in answering some of the questions we pose about having an author mindset.

 

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