57 That’s A Wrap!

57 That’s A Wrap!

Well, here we go again and thanks for joining us for another week. On this episode we’re talking about what to do immediately after finishing your book. First of all, CONGRATULATIONS! Writing a book is a momentous task and you deserve a moment to bask in the...
56 Shaken or Stirred? The Mixology of Plot

56 Shaken or Stirred? The Mixology of Plot

Hello everyone. We hope that this entry finds you and yours doing well. This week, we discuss a veritable cornucopia of methods and techniques to help you move the plot of your book along. There are all sorts of goodies that you can mix and match to produce a great...
55 And Your Point Is…?

55 And Your Point Is…?

Howdy Partners! I’m in a western sort of mood today, so that’s what you get. This week’s episode brings us to the topic of “Theme”, you know, that underlying basis for your story. Oh, there’s a bunch of popular themes out there and...
54 A Long Time Ago In A Place Far, Far Away

54 A Long Time Ago In A Place Far, Far Away

Hello everyone! We hope that all of you are doing well and staying safe. This week, we’re tackling the setting for your work. Specifically, the time and place. While you could intentionally be very vague in these respects, it helps to give the reader some...
53 Ready, Set, Go!

53 Ready, Set, Go!

Hello to you, our brave and loyal listeners and to those who are just learning to appreciate the joy that is ” Method and Muse”. This week, we continue our focus on plot and how it affects your story by delving into pacing and timing. There is a big...