Interview with Author Bruce Holsinger

Finding the extraordinary story right in front of you.

In episode 36 of Working Title podcast, I chat with author and scholar Bruce Holsinger. We discuss his latest novel, The Gifted School, and all things research. How the idea for his previous novel sprang from his reviewing centuries-old inventory documents, where you can find allies in your own research, tips for reaching out to subject matter experts, ways to introduce your characters to the reader, and more.

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Interview with Jon Sealy

There’s a new press for southern writers called Haywire Books. In episode 35 of Working Title podcast, I chat with author, and now publisher, Jon Sealy about his Haywire Books enterprise, and his strategy to face the challenges of a changing publishing landscape.

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My 2019 Appearances

I will be attending the always awesome James River Writers conference. Early bird registration ends July 31. Get your ticket now!

Wednesday, June 25, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “Building Relationships with Bookstore Owners and Librarians,” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “Defining and Finding Your Audience,” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “I Finished My Book (Poem, Screenplay)—Now What?” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “People Skills for Writers,” Richmond, Va.

Sat.-Sun., October 12-13, 2019 — 17th Annual James River Writers Conference, Richmond, Va.

Saturday, October 19, 2019 — RVA Booklovers’ Festival, Richmond, Va.

Past Events

Satuday, April 27, 2019 — Hanover Book Festival, Mechanicsville, Va.

Interview with Karen A. Chase

In episode 33 of Working Title podcast I chat with professional designer and author Karen A. Chase. Her historical novel, Carrying Independence,
imagines how the final signatures needed for the Declaration of Independence were obtained.

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