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Getting Published is for aspiring writers everywhere who want to turn their hobby—their passion—into a career. I'm Peter Brewster, a Barcelona-based graphic designer; but deep down I've always been a writer. If you feel the same, follow me on my journey as I try to hone my craft and earn credibility as an author. Episode to episode, you'll hear the lessons I learn, as well as invaluable advice from interviews with published authors and other aspiring writers like me. Let's build a community together and propel each other forward. The end goal? Getting Published.
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Getting Published is for aspiring writers everywhere who want to turn their hobby—their passion—into a career. I'm Peter Brewster, a Barcelona-based graphic designer; but deep down I've always been a writer. If you feel the same, follow me on my journey as I try to hone my craft and earn credibility as an author. Episode to episode, you'll hear the lessons I learn, as well as invaluable advice from interviews with published authors and other aspiring writers like me. Let's build a community together and propel each other forward. The end goal? Getting Published.

Nov 28, 2016

In this episode I share a little about my NaNo novel and talk through why I decided to completely mix it up and change my entire plot. I also talk about (accidentally) breaking my Magic Spreadsheet chain, and how I'm dealing with it.

Send me feedback at: write@peterbrewster.com

Nov 23, 2016

I talk with Chrys Kelly about his web serial, Sanctioned. We discuss new media fiction, character diversity and much more.

Find out more about Chrys and check out Sanctioned here:

http://sanctionedwebserial.co.uk/wp/

And don't forget to check out his new web serial, Wordsmith:

http://www.thewordsmithoflondon.wordpress.com

And you can find him on social media:

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/GenNewMedia/

Twitter - https://twitter.com/GenNewMedia 

Nov 21, 2016

I talk about my NaNoWriMo progress, and how the quantity vs. quality mentality can sometimes get me down.

Comments or topic ideas for the show? Great! Write me at:

write@peterbrewster.com

Nov 15, 2016

I have a chat with young writer, Nasim Mansuri, who's currently living in Lithuania as a volunteer. We talk NaNoWriMo, fan fic, first sales, and much more!

Check out Nasim's blog here:

https://nasimmansuri.wordpress.com

Or follow her on twitter!

https://twitter.com/search?q=nasimwrites

Send feedback for this or any episode at:

write@peterbrewster.com

 

Nov 11, 2016

I discuss finding the will to write when faced with a major setback, or even when you feel like the whole world is upside down. I also talk about using that emotion as fuel for your writing.

Check out my NaNoWriMo stats:

http://nanowrimo.org/participants/zerohitwonder/

Send me questions or topic suggestions!

write@peterbrewster.com

Nov 8, 2016

I had a blast talking to writer and founder of the 600 Second Saga Podcast, Mariah Avix. Listen to hear all about the cool things she's been doing with flash fiction and new media!

You'll find her website here:

http://insani-x.com

Check out her podcast, 600 Second Saga:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/600-second-saga/id1084386891?mt=2

And here's the video she mentioned in our interview:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ahg6qcgoay4

Don't forget you can send me feedback at:

write@peterbrewster.com

Nov 6, 2016

Even though I'm off to a great start in NaNoWriMo, I'm yearning to take on the next stage with my writing. Get ready for some great interviews coming soon!

Write me at:

write@peterbrewster.com

Don't forget about my book cover contest! Send me an email if you are interested in having me design a book cover for you! You have until November 15th.

Nov 2, 2016

This is my first NaNoWriMo check-in! Find out how I'm doing.

Also—be my NaNo buddy!

http://nanowrimo.org/participants/zerohitwonder

If you'd like to enlist my mad graphic design skills to make you a killer book cover—send me the following details to write@peterbrewster.com:

  • Book Title
  • Author Name
  • Brief Synopsis
  • Any other details that could help with the artwork concept

 

I will choose one lucky winner by November 15th.

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