I Should Be Writing

"I should be writing" is what people say, but they rarely do it. This podcast is designed to help you get past those blocks, whether it's what your teacher told you when you were a kid, to being totally sure you'll never be as good as (FAV AUTHOR) so you might as well quit.



episode 18: Finishing Projects

S19 Ep18
Recorded live, April 6, 2023

Good News Good News

  • Station Eternity gets a second printing!
  • Chaos Terminal can be pre-ordered!
  • Team Rejection 2023 Count: 103
  • Mur will be attending the Nebula Awards in Los Angeles (May 12-14, 2023)

Main Topic: The Push to the Finish Line

  • The end of your story should end things in a way that makes the journey worth the trip
  • Supporting characters and bit players should inhabit the import & impact of their roles
  • Writing comedy is still hard


  • The Void Door by VM Amalya (aka spacevalkyries)
  • Writing the Other classes
  • K-Drama Inspirations to Maximize Your Story
  • Marple: Twelve New Mysteries
  • The Hot Mic
  • Socials: Twitter, Mastodon, TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, Focusmate
  • Support via Patreon!
  • John Anealio on Bandcamp
  • I Should Be Writing tea blends
  • Support local book stores! Station Eternity, Six Wakes, Solo: A Star Wars Story: Expanded Edition and more!
  • OR Get signed books from my friendly local store, Flyleaf Books!

April 6, 2023 | Season 19 Ep 18 | murverse.com
Copyright 2023, Mur Lafferty | CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 License

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