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.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 22m. Bisher sind 84 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 12 hours 35 minutes


episode 21: Stina Leicht, Genre Switching, and Loki's Ring

S19 Ep21 Recorded live, April 27, 2023 Good News Good News Station Eternity gets a second printing! Chaos Terminal can be pre-ordered! Team Rejection 2023 Count: 111 Mur will be attending the in Los Angeles (May 12-14, 2023) Mur will be...


 May 8, 2023  41m

episode 22: The Importance of Interviewing Agents // Chana Porter Interview

S19 Ep22 I'm back doing solo episodes with an interview at the end. In this episode I talk about the importance of you interviewing any agent who's interested in you, and the disasters that can happen if you don't. Then I talk to Chana Porter, then...


 May 24, 2023  54m

episode 23: [ISBW] Promises Authors Make // Arley Sorg Interview

S19 Ep23 Thinky bits about reading and pacing and migraines. I'll be clever next week, promise. But what I'm really excited about is the interview with Arley Sorg, editor, writer, and now a new agent!   New Agent in Town: Arley Sorg! ...


 June 2, 2023  54m

episode 24: [ISBW] The Importance of Fanfic (RIV Blaseball)

S19 Ep24 It's June, and I have had some disappointments (She Podcasts, Live! and Blaseball), but at least I'm not worrying about travel so much. Got my 10k words turned into my agent, and lament the loss of the podcast community. But , , and are all...


 June 7, 2023  31m

episode 25: [ISBW] Can YOU Write a Pile of Garbage?

I got to interview game designer turned YA romance writer James L. Sutter in this episode, and it was a blast. So much good stuff here! I also talk about my latest anger at ADHD and what I'm reading.  James L. Sutter 34:10: And so it was hugely...


 June 19, 2023  1h22m

episode 26: [ISBW] A Bout of Melancholia

Short episode this time, and not having the best brain day. So I'm sharing with you because this happens to everyone. Mur Lafferty: And maybe what I write is crap, but I'll never know unless I write it. And then I think lies the key. It's not even...


 June 27, 2023  15m

episode 27: [ISBW] Beyond the Mental Editor vs Writer Battle

ISBW S19 Ep27 T. Kingfisher, Richard Dansky, and I are all nominated for the ! It will be given at this weekend.  is a finalist for the Hugo Award, Best Semiprozine category! says just tell the story instead of worrying about the science. ...


 July 17, 2023  15m

episode 28: Meta Cast and Wole Talabi Interview

I'm taking a break from podcasting to finish my book. Doing some housekeeping and then presenting an excellent interview with Wole Talabi, author of Shigidi and the Brass Head of Obalufon! Wole Talabi: 19:50- ...And I've been to the British Museum...


 August 17, 2023  1h20m

episode 29: [ISBW] NaNoWriMo Prep with Valerie Valdes!

starts tomorrow! Are you participating? Are you ready? Author, editor, and long time NaNoWriMo municipal liaison Valerie Valdes joins us to talk about her new projects and how to tackle NaNoWriMo! Don't forget, Chaos Terminal comes out in ONE WEEK. ...


 October 31, 2023  26m

episode 30: [ISBW] Book launch party with Travis Baldree!

Turns out that the stress of dealing with November has made me sit on this production. :( But and I hung out online and talked about our books that launched this month, Chaos Terminal and Bookshops and Bonedust.   Travis Baldree 03:53...


 November 29, 2023  29m