My Imaginary Friends Podcast

Subscribe!

What I learned from writing 20k in 5 days – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 31

This week’s best thing: I’m climbing again (a little) & Carnival Row on Amazon Prime – I loved it!
Mentions

Photo by Saffu on Unsplash

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Time to Write – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 30

This week’s best thing: My doctor said I can try climbing with my wrist braces!
Mentions

Photo by Han Chau on Unsplash

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Finding Your Zest and Gusto! – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 29

THIS WEEK’S BEST THING: My writer mastermind group and my homegirls Ines Johnson and Cerece Rennie Murphy.

My Facebook group and readalong – https://www.facebook.com/groups/lpenelope/

MENTIONS:

* Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor – https://amzn.to/2zjcfQk
* Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert – https://amzn.to/2LaZ0a5
* Zen and the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury – https://amzn.to/2HnTKys
* Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield – https://amzn.to/32500mC
* The Writer’s Well podcast – http://thewriterswell.org
* Octavia Butler journal – https://blavity.com/octavia-butler/
* Dear White People on Netflix – https://www.netflix.com/title/80095698
* Darynda Jones outline: http://www.magicalwords.net/specialgueststars/darynda-jones-the-writing-process-of-an-ocd-plotter/
* A Court of Thorns and Roses series by Sarah J. Maas- https://amzn.to/2HpTCyt

Photo by Autumn Goodman on Unsplash

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

There Must Be a Reason – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 28

This Week’s Best Thing: Jamila Woods “GIOVANNI”

Mentions:

* Nikki Giovanni “Ego-Tripping”- https://poets.org/poem/ego-tripping-there-may-be-reason-why

* Gemini by Nikki Giovanni – video of her reading from it – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=084lIpz3yvY

* RWA podcast on productivity – https://rwa-podcast.simplecast.com/episodes/productivity08

* Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri – http://lpen.co/empireofsand

* Death’s Dancer by Jasmine Silvera – https://amzn.to/2YIdoLE

* A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas – https://amzn.to/2H5cdzV

Episode thumbnail image from Ego-tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni with illustrations by George Ford

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

To YA or Not to YA? That is the Question… – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 27

This week’s best thing: Toni Morrison’s legacy

Mentions:
* Beloved by Toni Morrison
* Jeffe Kennedy’s podcast on YA vs Adult SFF 
* MarsCon – http://www.marscon.net/wp/
* Brooklyn Book Festival – https://brooklynbookfestival.org/
* My Event Schedule – http://lpenelope.com/calendar
* Roni Loren – Done Planner – https://roniloren.com/blog/2018/9/17/the-done-planner-combating-the-dark-side-of-the-traditional-to-do-list
* My newsletter – https://lpenelope.com/newsletter

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Getting Unstuck: Earning Inspiration – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 26

This week’s best thing: Creating Character Arcs by KM Weiland – her website: https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/

Mentions:
* Double Vision Editorial – developmental editor – http://doublevisioneditorial.com/
* Write Better Faster class – https://betterfasteracademy.com
* Verbalize by Damon Suede
* Actions: the Actor’s Thesaurus
* Janet Mullany author – https://www.janetmullany.com/
* Death’s Dancer by Jasmine Silvera
* Teacher’s Pet Wolf by Kati Wilde
* Wild Seed by Octavia Butler
* Lindsay Emory – Women with Books podcast – https://lindsayemory.com/womenwithbooks
* Laura von Holt – The Mermaid Podcast – http://www.cinderly.com/posts/category/podcast/
* “Defining Disciplined: When You Realize You’re Doing It Wrong” article

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Photo by Tomas Tuma on Unsplash

BONUS: Charm City Spec Reading – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 25

A bonus episode in which I read new material from the special edition of SONG OF BLOOD & STONE (Earthsinger Chronicles Book 1). Recorded on July 17, 2019 as part of the Charm City Spec reading series at Bird in Hand bookstore in Baltimore, MD.
Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

RWA Edition: Owning Your Story – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 24

This Week’s Best Thing: RWA National Conference!

Mentioned:
– Marjorie M. Liu – http://marjoriemliu.com/ – Monstress graphic novel
– RITA Award winners – https://allaboutromance.com/the-2019-rita-award-winners/
#WeNeedDiverseRomance

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Battling Resistance & Imposter Syndrome – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 23

THIS WEEK’S BEST THING: Song of Blood & Stone special edition is out now!

MENTIONS:

– egg timer – https://e.ggtimer.com/
Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Readercon Edition – My Imaginary Friends: Episode 22

This week’s best thing: Readercon!

Mentions:

Music Credit
Music credit:
Say Good Night by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud
Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/SZkVShypKgM

Subscribe to My Podcast

Blog Posts to Your Inbox!

Enter your email address below and never miss a post!

Delivered by FeedBurner

Archives

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!