April 6, 2021
We talk about Writing-On-The-Nose and how to address it. We go over examples and explore how it is approached in different genres.
March 17, 2021
Brett Godfrey talks about how he writes dialogue. How he got one of the top narrators to take on his books, even though he had just launched it, and it's his first novel.
February 15, 2021
We look at the body language of action beats and breakdown how it can be used to build tension in a scene and look at multi-layering your dialogue for better pacing, and less predictable lines.
November 29, 2020
We continue our discussion on dialogue. This time we dig into action beats, one-actor-per-paragraph, subtext, stuffing for emphasis vs. shuffling for rhythm.
September 29, 2020
We begin our journey into dialogue and start with the basics. Email: email@example.com Web: JosephBendoski.com/Start-Writing
July 15, 2020
We talk with Mark Everglade, T. K. Young, and Joseph Hurtgen about their views on exposition, and how they handled it in their own novels.
June 19, 2020
We cover interiority and the essential parts of the exposition that are needed for the story to work. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing
April 24, 2020
We are still talking about exposition, backstory, and flashbacks. email: email@example.com website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing