Ditch Diggers

Treat your writing like a blue collar job. Doctors don't get doctor block and ditch diggers don't get ditch digger block, and working writers can't get writer's block. Business and humor.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h3m. Bisher sind 53 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 8 hours 57 minutes


episode 21: Unexpected Solo Cast with Mur

Yep, I'm still behind in posting the final episodes for 2022! Here you go! S8 Ep21 , December 5, 2022 Matt can't make this episode, so Mur handles it herself!    Links Mur on ! , , Support via ! Support local book...


 2023-01-31  1h9m

episode 20: Veronica Roth Talks Messages to Past Self

, October 24, 2022. I was thrilled to have of Divergent and Chosen Ones fame to come talk about her new book, , and what the business has taught her in her career!   Links Mur on ! , , Support via ! Support local book...


 2022-10-28  44m

episode 19: Power Dynamics and New Writers with Ursula Vernon

Matt had a family emergency so stepped in to talk about the gross topic of grooming, and whether any one person has the power to make or break your career.    Links Mur on ! , , Support via ! Support local book stores! ...


 2022-10-17  1h2m

episode 18: Station Eternity Launch with Cherie Priest and Chuck Wendig

Station Eternity is out! and come on the show to celebrate with me!  Links Mur on ! , , Support via ! Support local book stores! OR Get signed books from my friendly local store, schedule Oct. 17-Oct 21 (Eastern...


 2022-10-14  1h16m

[DD] Mur and Matt and Book Launches

, September 26, 2022. Mur has a book coming out! And it's hard to think about anything else. Matt's taking a well-earned break from writing novels.   Links Preorder Station Eternity!  , , Matt on , , Matt's ! Mur's merch! ...


 2022-09-30  44m

[DD] Kameron Hurley and Margaret Dunlap Decode Hollywood

, September 23, 2022. is guest host today, and we are talking with about the enigma that is Hollywood, money, and how you keep going when so few projects actually get to the screen.    Links , , Matt on , , Matt's ! ...


 2022-09-29  59m

episode 15: Matt and Mur Talk Short Story Markets

S8 Ep15   It's Post-WorldCon, and Mur and Matt have stuff to talk about regarding short stories and short story markets.      September 5, 2022 | Season 8 Ep 15 | Copyright 2022, Mur Lafferty and Matt Wallace | CC BY-NC-ND...


 2022-09-24  51m

episode 14: Kameron Hurley and Why We Do This

S8 Ep14   Kameron and Mur aren't bitter at all. But we do mention Nick Mamatas' .   August 22, 2022 | Season 8 Ep 14 | Copyright 2022, Mur Lafferty and Matt Wallace | CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License


 2022-09-22  1h29m

episode 13: Matt Wallace Returns! Walking Many Freelance Paths

Matt returns. This wasn't supposed to be a "buck up little camper" pep talk for Mur, but it turned out to be. But mostly, we talk about the importance of different things to focus on as a freelancer.  August 15, 2022 | Season 8 Ep 13 |...


 2022-08-22  47m

episode 12: Alasdair Stuart and the DOJ vs PRH

S8 Ep12 , August 8, 2022. Monopolies are bad, we all know that, and yet the "Big Six" publishers are eating each other, dwindling down, and claiming it's in the authors' best interest. We call shenanigans.   Links , ,   Matt on ,...


 2022-08-17  54m