Tag Archives: creative writing

How to Assess the Value of the Characters in Your Novel

If your computer won’t boot up how will you type your story? The problem that prevents your device from turning on relates to the problem that makes characters and stories…

Ep. 184: Grace Rachow on the Santa Barbara Writers Conference

Grace Rachow chats with host Fred Klein about plans for this year’s Santa Barbara Writers Conference, June 5-10, 2016. They also talk about the history of SBWC. Rachow is known…

Ep. 163: Toni Lopopolo

Literary agent and writing instructor Toni Lopopolo joins host Fred Klein to talk about 21st century writing, among other things. Ms Lopopolo will teach a Fiction Intensive with Shelly Lowenkopf,…

Ep. 134: Christine Fry

Screenwriter and novelist Christine Fry of QOA Entertainment gives host Fred Klein a humorous account of her trip to Scotland in preparation for the filming of her script Byrd and…

Ep. 126: Jerry Camarillo Dunn

Jerry Camarillo Dunn returns to update host Fred Klein on his latest travel writing adventures. Jerry also demonstrates his talent for magic tricks. Literary Gumbo: Jerry Camarillo Dunn from Literary…

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How to Edit Your Writing

Tiffany Yates Martin of FoxPrint Editorial (foxprinteditorial.com) presented this talk on how to edit your writing in Marla Miller‘s Marketing the Muse (marlamiller.com) workshop at the Santa Barbara Writers Conference…

Ep. 104: Claudia Chotzen

Writer Claudia Chotzen talks to host Fred Klein about the memoir she’s working involving a charismatic, yet abusive mother. Literary Gumbo: Claudia Chotzen from Literary Gumbo on Vimeo.

Ep. 86: Monte Schulz

Author Monte Schulz discusses the upcoming Santa Barbara Writers Conference (June 8-13, 2013) with host Fred Klein. Monte also talks about his forthcoming novel Naughty (Fantagraphics Books, Sept. 2013). Literary…

Ep. 79: Marcia Meier

Marcia Meier returns to tell host Fred Klein about Antioch University Santa Barbara’s inaugural Summer Writing Institute. Meier is the director of the SWI and the author of Navigating the Rough…

Ep. 47: Kate Sexton

Kate Sexton takes host Fred Klein on a wild ride of her life story beginning with promoting The Beatles and culminating with her creation of the Pacific Institute for Professional…