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Author: J. Thorn and Rachael Herron

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Join Rachael Herron and J. Thorn every Wednesday for conversations about writing from craft to wellness.

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J’s on break for a few weeks, so the awesome Jeff Adams joins Rachael today on the show! Together, they talk about what they actually DO with all those pages of great ideas they bring home from conferences and summits, in person or virtual. Supercharge Your Scene 5-Day Writing Challenge (free) - http://superchargeyourscene.com Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Off the high of The Career Author Summit, Rachael and J. catch up and talk about favorite writing tools. Computers and software doesn’t count.Supercharge Your Scene 5-Day Writing Challenge (free) - http://superchargeyourscene.com Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
J. asks Rachael to share one of her scary dreams. The good kind that get us out of bed in the morning. Also, J. introduces his upcoming free 5-day writing challenge.Supercharge Your Scene 5-Day Writing Challenge (free) - http://superchargeyourscene.com What I Talk About When I Talk About Running - https://amzn.to/2YHQ44kRachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Reviews can be polarizing on many levels. Rachael asks J. how gives and takes reviews and they discuss the differences between reviews for fiction and nonfiction.Secret Powers of the Author Mastermind: How to Transform from Struggling Writer to Career Author - https://books2read.com/authormastermind Co-writing a Book Mini Course with Joanna Penn - https://creative-penn-courses.teachable.com/p/co-writing-a-bookWrite Away Podcast with Crys Cain - https://writeawaypodcast.com/ Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
This month’s health-themed episode is emotional health and so J. asks Rachael how much she shares with her loved ones and how that impacts her productivity.Next Level Author Podcast https://pod.link/1508555372 Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Endings can be tricky. In this episode, Rachael asks J. how he makes sure that the ending is convincing and satisfying to readers.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
As the world continues to turn (and change), J. asks Rachael to create a vision of her future for her business.Save Indie Bookstores - https://www.saveindiebookstores.com/ Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Sometimes we can identify moments of change in our writing trajectory, and sometimes we can’t. Rachael poses a fun and open-ended question to J. in this episode.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The world has been upended. In these turbulent times and during rough personal stretches, J. wants to know how adversity has changed Rachael’s approach to writing.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
For the spiritual health-themed episode this month, Rachael asks J. if he talks to a higher power, and if so, in what ways. Also, J. laments the fact that he doesn’t have 22 year old knees any longer.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Rachael didn’t bother waiting for Halloween. After a brief conversation on the state of the virus, Rachael asks J. his feelings about the supernatural and then she decides to investigate “elevated horror.”Rachael’s picture - http://theauthorlife.com/downloads/herron.jpg Three Story Method - https://books2read.com/threestorymethod Three Story Method Workbook - https://books2read.com/threestorymethodworkbook Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
We all look up to someone. J. asks Rachael which writer she most wants to be and why.Three Story Method - https://books2read.com/threestorymethod Three Story Method Workbook - https://books2read.com/threestorymethodworkbook Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
With a big rewrite looming, Rachael asks J. about his antagonists so she can start thinking about how to fix hers. Also, J. announces the publication of Three Story Method.Three Story Method - https://books2read.com/threestorymethod Three Story Method Workbook - https://amzn.to/37SAR1a Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
In this month’s health-themed episode, J. asks Rachael about her dietary habits. The two writers discuss what it takes to be nutritionally well.Wasting it - Seth Godin - https://seths.blog/2020/02/wasting-it/ Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
It’s not always easy to admit you’re wrong. In this episode, J. asks Rachael about one thing she got wrong and then what she did about it.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Riffing on a question Rachael fielded while in Pittsburgh, she asks J. about that magical (or not so magical moment) when he knew he had to be a writer..Rachael and J. on The Secret Library Podcast - https://secretlibrarypodcast.com/episodes/herron-thorn-s2-ep2 Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Are weekends for sleeping in and Saturday morning cartoons? Find out when J. asks Rachael about her weekend morning routine.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
After a week at Spirit Rock, Rachael comes home and asks J. a question about addictive behaviors for the monthly health-themed episode.Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain - https://www.drawright.com/Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Most writers have shiny object syndrome. J. asks Rachael about her decision making process when it comes to new stories.FI101 - https://academy.choosefifoundation.org/Rachael’s 90 Day Revision Masterclass - https://rachaelherron.com/revision/Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Live from Rachael’s living room! After an incredible experience with Authors on a Train California Dreaming, J. and Rachael sit on her couch and talk with Zach about the power of community.Rachael’s Query Letter Service - http://rachaelherron.com/query/  J.’s Author Services - https://theauthorlife.com/editing/  What’s your answer to our question? Leave one in the comments…Rate & subscribe on iTunes and then share with other writers.Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thewriterswell More information here - http://thewriterswell.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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