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Mary Robinette Kowal, DongWon Song, Erin Roberts, Dan Wells, and Howard Tayler
Writing Excuses
Fifteen minutes long, because you're in a hurry, and we're not that smart.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.7 stars from 1,652 ratings
10 out of 10! Highly recommend!
KerrieFaye via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/18/23
A Masterclass
Almost everything I know about revision and editing I learned from Writing Excuses; my novel out on query would not be this polished without everything I learned from this podcast.
Zyneth via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/04/23
They got me published!
Every spat of writer’s block, every rejection, and every frustration, all of it became manageable because I kept getting reminders of Brandon, Howard, Mary Robinette, Dan, and guests going through those same hurdles while giving practical advice. And now I’m working with my publisher to push out...Read full review »
PC Nottingham via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/04/23
Recent Episodes
Published 02/18/24
For our second episode in this three-part series on revising your NaNoWriMo novel—or any other larger project you have—we are diving into intentions with Tor editor Ali Fisher. We asked her how she helps writers figure out what their books are about, and how she helps set intentions for...
Published 02/18/24
Ali Fisher, editor at Tor Books and member of the podcast Rude Tales of Magic, joins us for a three-part series on editing. First up: length! How do you edit your work—whether it's a book or a short story or a novella? Maybe you wrote a draft during NaNoWriMo, maybe you didn't-- either way, we...
Published 02/11/24
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