Get inspired to write from some of today's best writers. Listen. Learn. And get to work!
You won't learn how to get a book deal, write a best-seller, or quit your day job. But maybe, just maybe, you'll get the nudge you need to sit at your desk, chug your coffee, and write the blog, article, or book you've been thinking on for far too long. As Christians, our aim is to write in such a way that Jesus is made much of and the Church is encouraged to follow our risen Lord.
October 17th, 2017 | 27 mins 32 secs
On Ep. 29, I answer two listener questions: How can writers avoid idolatry in our writing, and how can we use Twitter to help our writing.
October 2nd, 2017 | 38 mins 44 secs
Learn from best-selling author and writing coach Roy Peter Clark.
September 25th, 2017 | 55 mins 42 secs
Ready to learn from a writing professor? In this instant-classic, Helen Sword tells us about The Writer's Diet and what exactly are Zombie Nouns.
September 19th, 2017 | 14 mins 45 secs
What was C.S. Lewis's vision for all of his writing? Well, it's one we should have too.
July 24th, 2017 | 42 mins 45 secs
Kristen Wetherell talks about how her book, Hope When It Hurts, came to life, and she tells us how her journey toward Broadway was derailed by chronic suffering from Lyme Disease. How has suffering changed her writing? Listen in.
July 11th, 2017 | 16 mins 7 secs
Today we think about a listener's question: Where do you go and what do you do to spark your creativity when you're feeling burned out?
July 3rd, 2017 | 41 mins 23 secs
Lots of people have ideas for a book, but that doesn't mean it should be published. Listen as author and acquisitions editor at Moody Books, Drew Dyck, pull back the curtain and tells you how it works.
June 20th, 2017 | 32 mins 44 secs
At nineteen years old, Jaquelle has published her first book with Crossway, written for Desiring God, and helps lead a workshop for writers. Listen in and learn from this writing veteran. I sure did!
June 9th, 2017 | 16 mins 53 secs
On this episode I start to answer listener questions and address what is a vital step in being a writer.
May 30th, 2017 | 35 mins 54 secs
Erice Geiger and I talk writing, publishing, the kinds of books B&H loves to see, NBA and more.
May 22nd, 2017 | 41 mins 17 secs
Listen to Matt Smethurst, editor at TGC, detail how I changed his life. Discover my favorite candy. And of course, listen to Matt’s wisdom on writing.
May 8th, 2017 | 47 mins 49 secs
Listen to author, historian, and professor Thomas Kidd and I discuss multipack of topics on writing.
May 1st, 2017 | 36 mins 3 secs
Listen to David Murray, author and professor, talk about how he became a writer, the struggles in writing, burnout and pace as a writer.
April 26th, 2017 | 45 mins 20 secs
Listen to Lore (pronounced Loreee) and I talk wri…
April 6th, 2017 | 55 mins 24 secs
On today's show, Russ Ramsey, author and editor, drops writing wisdom all over the place in this episode.
March 20th, 2017 | 34 mins 45 secs
Episode 14: Scott Sauls on Writing by J.A. Medders