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A tipsy discussion of writing craft with D.C. McNaughton and Avery Ames.


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  • May 23rd (Mini-Ep, Audio Only): Tips for Underwriters
  • May 27th (LIVESTREAM): Interview with Patricia A. Jackson
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  • Drink Recipe Ep 021
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Ep 040: Tips for Underwriters …and it's writing.

Many of our episodes focus on ways to tighten and trim your writing, but what if you underwrite? In this episode, D.C. and Avery discuss how to tell if your book is underwritten, and ways to flesh it out more.
  1. Ep 040: Tips for Underwriters
  2. Ep 039: Change It Up
  3. Ep 038: (Mini-Ep): When Am I Ready to Query?
  4. Ep 037: Inspiration or Copying?
  5. Ep 036 (Mini-Ep): Off With Their Heads! Killing Your Darlings

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