Interviews from the Void: Episode #25 – S. P. Stevens

Highlights Describing the use of magic and point of view in the fantasy genre. Worldbuilding, creating maps, and immersing ourselves in our own universes. Creating a world where our readers feel the emotion of our characters. “Things” are not important, compared to your health, and ultimately your life. Welcome to the twenty-fifth episode of Interviews […]

Interviews from the Void: Episode #23 – Benjamin Hope

Highlights Performing research to finding the balance between mood, theme, and story. Upholding our writing craft and storytelling methods in the modern world. Deciding on point-of-view (POV) and striking a balance between the character arcs. That’s what’s wonderful about storytelling – there are no boundaries! Welcome to the twenty-third episode of Interviews from the Void, […]

Interviews from the Void: Episode #22 – Michael Ronson

Highlights The three-minute approach to naming in our stories. Writing humorous science fiction and how a well-rounded individual makes a better writer. For self-published writers, the only impetus to keep going is self-generated. It took me an embarrassingly long period of time to realize the project I actually enjoyed should be the one I worked […]

Interviews from the Void: Episode #19 – Amy DuBoff

Highlights Why writing science fiction allows us to explore the human experience. Self-publishing and being part of the entire publishing process. There’s a new way to watch television which can help us improve our writing. From initial conception to publishing the first volume, it was a seventeen-year journey. Welcome to the nineteenth episode of Interviews […]

Interviews from the Void: Episode #18 – Bill Ricardi

Highlights Developing maps and world building for fantasy stories. The importance of a book’s first line and how it is a promise to the reader of what’s to come. Our writing space and setting rules to free ourselves from distraction. I’m a proponent of the short, sharp paragraph. Welcome to the eighteenth episode of Interviews […]

Interviews from the Void: Episode #17 – Colette Tozer

Highlights Strategies for promoting our own books as self-published writers. Learning through life experiences and expressing ourselves through our writing. Editing and editing resources for self-publishing writers. My writing is character-driven, so the time, experience, and multiple revisions help me develop the characters.  Welcome to the seventeenth episode of Interviews from the Void, where I […]