The Writer and the Critic: Episode 36

The latest episode of our podcast is now available for direct download and streaming from the website or via subscription from iTunes. Feedback is most welcome! This month on The Writer and the Critic, your hosts Kirstyn McDermott and Ian Mond fritter away a few precious minutes talking about carving out time for reading, vomiting … Continue reading The Writer and the Critic: Episode 36

Against Professionalism, Craft and Story

Over at Booklife, author and editor Nick Mamatas has written a thought-provoking series of three posts concerning certain aspects of writing (or being a writer) that tend to get bandied around a lot these days. Since I've got no time to make words of my own here today, may I humbly suggest you wander over … Continue reading Against Professionalism, Craft and Story