April 2020

Mastering the Creative Process

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 23 – Mastering the Creative Process with David Baldacci

Mastering the Creative Process with David Baldacci David Baldacci has mastered the creative process. By employing what he knows about plausible plot lines, character development, and field research, he can bring his ideas together into books that feel amazingly believable. Baldacci is a bestselling author who has sold more than… 

Beating Resistance

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 22 – Beating Resistance with Steven Pressfield and Shawn Coyne

Beating Resistance with Steven Pressfield and Shawn Coyne Steven Pressfield and Shawn Coyne are strong believers in beating resistance and chasing crazy ideas. Whether it involves writing about something completely foreign to you or something too edgy for commercial readers, both agree that sticking with your most outlandish ideas will… 

Transitioning Between Careers

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 21 – Transitioning Between Careers with Romona Robinson

Transitioning Between Careers with Romona Robinson Romona Robinson knows a thing or two about successfully transitioning between careers. After working as one of Cleveland’s most respected news anchors for over thirty years, she took a leap of faith when she left her job to write full-time. Backed by passion, hard… 

Author-Agent Relationships

Writers, Ink Podcast: Episode 20 – Author-Agent Relationships with Alec Shane

Author-Agent Relationships with Alec Shane Alec Shane has been fostering authentic author-agent relationships since 2012. Whether he is mediating disputes between authors and editors or selling books to publishers, Alec and others like him serve as the backbone of the writing industry. During his time at Writers House, Shane has…