Tag Archives: author interviews

Wayne Kelly – The Man, The Myth, The Mediocrity – Joined Up#137

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp137.mp3 It’s episode 137 with . . . well, ME! This week’s guest interview has had to be re-arranged due … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emma Curtis – TAKE IT FURTHER – Joined Up#136

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp136.mp3 It’s episode 136 with writer of psychological thriller ‘KEEP HER QUIET’, Emma Curtis. It’s an inspiring chat and another … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

DRIVEN TO WRITE with Lauren North – Joined Up Writing #135

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp135.mp3 It’s episode 135 with Lauren North, author of new psychological thriller ‘One Step Behind’. I had a great chat … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finish Your Book with Lizzie Enfield – Joined Up#134

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp134.mp3 It’s episode 134 with Lizzie Enfield, journalist, novelist and writer of the excellent new non-fiction title – ‘Finish Your … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

KEEP WRITING UNTIL IT’S GOOD with Christopher Fowler – Joined Up#133

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp133.mp3 It’s episode 133 with Christopher Fowler, author of the long-running Bryant and May Mystery series as well as loads … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

You Have To Work At It – Susannah Dickey – JoinedUp#132

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp132.mp3 It’s episode 132 with debut novelist, Susannah Dickey. We talk everything from short stories and poetry to second person … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Refuse To Go Away with Matt Wallace – Joined Up#131

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp131.mp3 It’s episode 131 with Matt Wallace, joining us as part of his Savage Rebellion virtual tour. He’s written everything … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Might Be Your Moment with Luce Brett – Joined Up#130

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp130.mp3 It’s episode 130 with Luce Brett talking about her stigma-smashing memoir PMSL. Luce has loads to say about tackling … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Paralysis of Self Doubt – Mac Rogers – Joined Up#129

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://chtbl.com/track/73G45B/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp_129.mp3 It’s episode 129 with Mac Rogers, playwright and script writer of audio dramas. Mac has lots of entertaining and … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I Have To Write – Jackie Kabler – Joined Up Writing Episode 128

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. WATCH MY NEW SHORT FILM FREE ON YOUTUBE HERE https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp128.mp3 It’s episode 128 with Jackie Kabler returning to talk about … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

World Building with Maram Taibah – Joined Up#127

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp127.mp3 It’s episode 127 with Maram Taibah. Maram writes fantasy and has lots to say about world-building and trusting your … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Laura Zigman – Trust Your Instincts – Joined Up 126

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp126.mp3 It’s episode 126 with Laura Zigman author of new tragi-comic novel ‘Separation Anxiety’. Laura is funny, warm and insightful … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jessica Anthony – How’s The Writing? – Joined Up#125

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp125.mp3 Episode 125 brings us American novelist, Jessica Anthony talking about her fast-paced biting satire book – Enter The Aardvark. … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Make Mistakes and Have Fun! – Julian Dutton – Joined Up#124

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp124.mp3 It’s episode 124 with comedy writer, actor and impressionist, Julian Dutton. Julian has written for TV, Radio and the … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pitching Your Book and Honing Your Story with Kate Harrison – Joined Up#123

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp123.mp3 It’s episode 123 with Kate Harrison. Kate has tons of experience, having written loads of books across multiple genres … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Be Willing To Improve with Steve Cavanagh – Joined Up#122

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp122.mp3 It’s episode 122 with Steve Cavanagh, author of the superbly twisty Eddie Flynn series of books – like Thirteen, … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

You Only Get Better By Doing It – Jonathan Digby – Joined Up#121

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp121.mp3 It’s episode 121 with Jonathan Digby, an actor, musician, screenwriter and author of the historical mystery novel – A … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tell Yourself “I’m a writer!” with Rod Duncan – Joined Up#120

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp120.mp3 It’s episode 120 with Rod Duncan. Rod is a multi-genre writer, from contemporary crime to fantasy and his amazing … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Twenty Year Overnight Success Story – Rosanna Amaka – Joined Up#119

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp119.mp3 It’s episode 119 with Rosanna Amaka, telling us about her highly original debut novel The Book Of Echoes and her fascinating journey into writing and eventual publication. Rosanna has lots to say about perseverance and telling a story that’s … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Turn and Burn – CJ Walley Returns – Joined Up Writing 118

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp118.mp3 It’s episode 118 with screenwriter, CJ Walley talking about his amazing journey from lone UK based screenwriter, to a writer for hire flying out to Hollywood for a 6 week shoot of his film. We’ll be digging into what … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Show Up Every Day – David Wappel – Joined Up#117

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp117.mp3 It’s episode 117 with David Wappel, an award-winning screenwriter based in LA. I first came across David after reading … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keep It Fresh with Elena Passarello – Joined Up Writing Episode 114

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp114.mp3 It’s episode 114 with essayist Elena Passarello – a funny, insightful writer who has a really interesting personal story … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Write Like You Dance – Make It Big with KH Irvine – Joined Up Writing Episode 113

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp113.mp3 It’s episode 113 with KH Irvine joining me to talk about her debut, ‘A Killing Sin’. We got into … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Prolific Steff Green – Joined Up#110

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON –  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST Subscribe to the newsletter for free stuff and bonus content here. http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp110.mp3 It’s episode 110 with Steff Green, best-selling indie author of fantasy, paranormal, steampunk and lots of other genres besides. … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Too Far with Jason Starr – NYC Thrills – Joined Up#102

SUBSCRIBE NOW ON-  iTUNES   STITCHER   SPOTIFY   OVERCAST http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp102.mp3 Episode 102 brings us an interview with New York crime writer, Jason Starr. Jason’s written dozens of crime thriller novels, comics, graphic novels and screenplays and it was great to chat … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NaNoWriMo Tips and Scrivener with Anne Rainbow – JoinedUp#88

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp88.mp3 The first of this year’s special NaNoWriMo shows, episode 88 brings us Red Pen Editing and ScrivenerVirgin guru, Anne Rainbow giving us her tips on how Scrivener – an amazing, inexpensive bit of software – can turbocharge your Nanowrimo … Continue reading

Posted in NaNoWriMo, podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Do You Want More from The Joined Up Writing Podcast?

Back in April, I asked for your feedback and took stock of where the show was at that point. It’s yet again time to see how I can improve the podcast, offer more value and add even better content to … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Embracing The Challenge – Michael Redhill – Joined Up#85

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp85.mp3 It’s episode 85 with Michael Redhill, award winning Canadian author of Bellevue Square. Michael is a great guest with loads of interesting things to say about his process, his books and his journey to publication. Michael is a Giller … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

BONUS – Research Tips with Sheena Kamal – Epilogue#83

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp83Epi.mp3 It’s the Epilogue, a quick listen in between episode with an extra bonus question or topic not covered in the original interview. This week I talk to Sheena Kamal about Research. If you missed it, you can find Sheena’s … Continue reading

Posted in Epilogue Bonus, podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Make It Fun – Script Writing & Creativity with CJ Walley – Joined UP#82

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp82.mp3 It’s episode 82 with screenwriter, CJ Walley talking about how Writing saved his life – or at least his mental wellbeing. He’s got loads to say about creative inspiration and its importance to a happy, healthy lifestyle, as well … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Only Killers and Thieves Author Paul Howarth – Joined Up#79

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp79.mp3 It’s episode 79 with debut novelist, Paul Howarth talking about his book Only Killers and Thieves set in the Australian outback towards the end of the 19th century. Paul’s got loads to say about his writing journey, the power … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

BONUS – Perseverance, Rejection, Editing with Dave Olner – Joined Up Epilogue#78

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp78Epi.mp3 Yes, it’s the Epilogue, our bonus snack-size episodes, containing an extra question or topic not covered in the original interview. This week Dave Olner returns to talk a bit more about perseverance and rejection and to give more insight … Continue reading

Posted in Epilogue Bonus, podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Indie Publishers and Small Presses – Obliterati Press – Joined Up#75

http://traffic.libsyn.com/joinedupwriting/JoinedUp75.mp3 It’s episode 75 and today I’m talking to friends of the show, Nathan O’Hagan and MW Leeming about small presses and in particular, their very own – Obliterati Press. I’ve also got a new review from Bibliomaniac, Katherine Sunderland … Continue reading

Posted in podcasts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment