Aug 21, 2016
What's so awesome about Superman? And what did Man of Steel, Batman vs Superman and Superman Returns get so wrong? Why has Superman remained relevant for so many decades? Why does he resonate? In this short podcast, Chris Brosnahan explores.
Dec 23, 2014
Merry Christmas, everyone. Here's a free reading (by Chris Brosnahan) of the entirety of A Christmas Carol. It's a free audiobook for you to download and enjoy. If you haven't read (or reread recently) A Christmas Carol, get ready to marvel at what a piece of structure it is - in just five staves, it's tight, smartly plotted and constantly moving forward. Enjoy!
Dec 3, 2014
The latest episode is all about cliffhangers - what they are, what they need to have, and discussion of some great cliffhangers in the past. The topic of this episode is to tie in with Chris's new book, Deadlines, which has been published in ten parts, and has just had the mother of all cliffhangers on the latest part. If you're interested, you can read it here.
Nov 23, 2014
In the latest episode, Chris and Richard discuss everything to do with main characters - what should they be, what's the received wisdom and what do they think you should do? Also - 'Write what you know'...overrated advice?
Oct 5, 2014
How should you start your novels? Opening chapters, prologues and introductions. Chris Brosnahan and Richard Kellum discuss the received wisdom, what different genres need and great openings.
Sep 20, 2014
It's the first episode of Early Draft, the writing podcast with Chris Brosnahan and Richard Kellum. in association with the Big Green Bookshop in North London. We'll be discussing a different writing topic every episode. In this one, we're talking about a topic close to our hearts - writing groups, whether they work and what they can do.
Also, we discuss which books on writing you absolutely should read, and then why you should stop reading books on writing. And we'll even discuss what the hell makes us two guys worth listening to about any of this.
"Dirt Rhodes" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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