Mur Lafferty, the Grand Dame of SF podcasting, joins Howard, Mary, and Dan to talk about ways in which writers can continue their educations. We've said time and again that nothing improves your writing skills like doing more writing, but there are some other things you can do so that your writing practice pays off faster.
We also talk about information sources online like Turkey City Lexicon, Magical Words, and Bookview Cafe, and of course we can't let the episode end without touching on actual books writers can read, like Steven King's On Writing, Ken Rand's The 10% Solution, and Orson Scott Card's Character and Viewpoint.
We wrap up with a reminder: learning a new thing will make writing more difficult before it makes it easier. Don't panic. Don't think you've broken your brain. It's all part of the writing process. You'll get your mojo back as soon as your brain finishes assimilating all this stuff you've just learned.
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