Your adventures in National Novel Writing Month. This podcast covers the event where writers try to complete 50,000 words in 30 days.
EPISODE 3: Characters and Keytars
Ben devises a plan to conquer his regional deficiency. Jim contrives a way to create 17 characters in a single sitting. Everyone enjoys a good keyboard.
Edward Witt, notable panel member on the Stuff Smart People Like podcast, joins Jim for a discussion of the month. Ed shares his thoughts on reviewing past work, challenges for creative professionals, and adds a pleasing baritone to the episode.
Question for listeners: What character development exercises do you recommend? What online resources do you find most helpful? Should Ben play the Keytar for us?
- Ben Alexander runs BlackRectangle.net and is starting his second season of NaNoWrimo. He can be followed on Twitter @mistahben and on the NaNo site at mistahben.
- Jim Markus, the creator of "Write with Lions", runs MoreKnown.com and is starting his sixth season of NaNoWriMo. Jim is on Twitter @jimmarkus and on the NaNo site at jim-markus.
Both can be also found on the Stuff Smart People Like Podcast.