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Authors of the Pacific Northwest

Vikki J. Carter; SquishPen Productions

Featuring authors from the Pacific Northwest regarding publication. Listeners will hear authors read from their published work.
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Episode 69: Mystery Author, Kathleen Valenti.

In This Episode, You’ll Hear:

(Podcast run time 41 min.)

  • :33 - Introduction to Kathleen.
  • 1:27- Kathleen shares her writing background.
  • 7:36- Kathleen talks about what she is reading.
  • 10:00 - Kathleen shares her genre & titles.
  • 11:30- Kathleen talks about her writing processing.
  • 14:24 - Kathleen shares about her publishing journey.
  • 16:55 - Kathleen gives a tip for finding an agent.
  • 19:49 - Kathleen talks about support groups.
  • 23:00 - Kathleen reads from As Directed.
  • 39: 47 - Kathleen shares a tip to close out the podcast.

Connect with Kathleen:

Kathleen’s website: https://www.kathleenvalenti.com

Resources Mentioned in the Podcast:

Query Tracker: https://querytracker.net

Sister’s in Crime: https://www.sistersincrime.org

Mystery Writers of America: https://mysterywriters.org

International Thriller Writers: http://thrillerwriters.org

Chicks on the Case Blog: https://chicksonthecase.com

Mysteristas Blog: https://mysteristas.wordpress.com

Podcast Music Credits:

Title: Amazing Plan by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

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Episode 68: John Dodge; Retired PNW Newspaper Reporter Talks about His Debut Non-Fiction Book

In This Episode, You’ll Hear:

(Podcast run time 59min.)

  • :32 - Introduction to John
  • 1:27- John talks about his background before retirement
  • 2:30- John & Vikki talk about the loss of newspapers
  • 3:47- John talks about the differenced between newspaper writing and creative & literary fiction
  • 5:09-John shares a bit about himself & discusses ownership in print writing
  • 7:15 - John shares what is on is currently on his bookstand
  • 9:34 - Vikki shares what she just finished reading
  • 10:57 -John talks about his writing process
  • 14:30 -John shares the publishing journey with this book & publishing with an academic press
  • 22:43 -John discusses marketing with an academic press
  • 26:35 -John & Vikki talk about researching
  • 27:29 - John talks about the cover art
  • 30:01 - John shares about support groups
  • 35:05 - John talked about when he knew he was a writer
  • 38:22 - John shares his inspiration
  • 39:38 - John reads from A Deadly Wind: The 1962 Columbus Day Storm
  • 58:25- John ends the podcast with tips for authors

Connect with John Dodge:

John’s website: https://johndodgewrites.wordpress.com

Podcast Music Credits:

Title: Amazing Plan by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

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Episode 65: Cody Voeller; Portland-based Zombie Horror Post-Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Author

In This Episode, You’ll Hear:

(Podcast runs 57 min.)

  • :29 - Introduction to Cody
  • 1:55- Cody & Vikki talk about his hometown
  • 2:30- Cody talks about his background
  • 3:20 - Cody & Vikki talk about her WIP
  • 3:54 - Cody shares a bit about himself
  • 8:41 - Cody talks about his writing journey
  • 11:25 - Cody shares his genres and titles
  • 15:10- Cody talks us through his writing process
  • 20:58 - Vikki shares her zombie survival plan
  • 21:56 - Cody talks about his publishing journey
  • 29:17 - Cody shares about his editing process
  • 36:11 - Cody talks about his inspiration
  • 37:31 - Cody reads from Heroes Aren’t Born

Connect with Cody:

Cody’s website: https://codyvoellerauthor.wixsite.com/mysite

Cody on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CodyVoellerTheWriter

Cody on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/codytheauthor/

Cody’s Amazon Author Page: amazon.com/author/codyvoeller

Cody on Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/profile/cody-voeller

Cody on Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/18319411.Cody_Voeller

Podcast Music Credits:

Title: Amazing Plan by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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