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. Alle 9 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 8 hours 57 minutes


episode 11: Kameron Hurley and Writing Reality Shows

S8 Ep11 , July 18, 2022. So there's talk of a writing reality show. . So we talk about that and all the things that could go wrong with it. (And how we're dying to watch the train wreck)    Links , ,   Matt on , , Support...


 2022-07-25  1h2m

episode 10: Co-starring Jennifer Udden, ex-agent, current writer!

S8 Ep10 , July 11, 2022. Y'all have asked for it, and I deliver! My former agent Jen Udden joins us live to answer questions (since she isn't an agent anymore but she still has all that knowledge.)   Links Jennifer Udden's podcast , ,...


 2022-07-22  1h10m

episode 9: Ursula Vernon, the Lost Episode

S8 Ep9 , May, 2022.   Whoops, I told you I needed a break this past spring. I never got this out to folks. Recorded mid-may I believe.  Links   , ,   Matt on , , Support via schedule for July 11-15: 11th...


 2022-07-12  1h7m

episode 8: Grant Baciocco, Podcaster and TikTok Star

S8 Ep8 , July 5, 2022.   I'm joined by and we talk about video and TikTok and how to know what kind of content to make, if you're digging ditches!  Links Toiley on , Youtube, Twitch    , ,   Matt on , , ...


 2022-07-08  1h5m

episode 7: BEACHCAST With Gwenda Bond

, May 23, 2022. I'm joined by , and we talk about writing at the beach and what we hope to get accomplished this week! Links and her new book, , , Matt on , , Support via or ! May 23, 2022 | Season 8 Ep 7 | Copyright 2022, Mur Lafferty and...


 2022-06-27  1h39m

episode 6: Alasdair Stuart and Publishing Trashfires

I'm joined by and we talk about burnout and how it's hurting writers as well as publishing at large. But we manage to find some hope within! Links , , Matt on , , Support via or ! schedule for May: 16th Mon: 12:00pm Ditch Diggers with Matt...


 2022-05-16  50m

episode 5: Imposter Syndrome and Censorship

I talk about Imposter Syndrome and how it can mess with my career, and then Matt and I discuss book banning and censorship as our politicians attack libraries. Check Links for what you can do to help.  Links , , Matt on , , Support via or...


 2022-05-09  45m

episode 4: Kameron Hurley and Social Media, Pt. 2

Please note the audio is terrible. I did what I could. See if you can fast forward through me and just listen to Kameron! is back playing Proxy Matt and we talk social media again! *l*n M*sk got himself a new toy, so we start discussing what else we...


 2022-05-04  47m

episode 3: Some Kickstarters rise while magazines fall

Matt and I discuss how some Kickstarter have made millions, and smaller magazines are shutting down. Links , Matt on , , Support via or ! schedule for April 18-30: Mon: Ditch Diggers with Matt Wallace 12pm Tues: ISBW 3pm Wed: Gaming...


 2022-04-26  24m

episode 2: The Market HUNGERS, with Ursula Vernon

Streamed live, April 11, 2022. Ursula was recently asked "what's selling right now?" and we discuss that and why we HATE that question. Next week: Matt is back! Links , Matt on , , Ursula on , Support via or ! April 11, 2022 | Season 8 Ep 2 |...


 2022-04-17  54m