What books are you thankful for? We read some books and forget them as soon as we are finished. Others change our lives. The Brew & Ink crew discuss the books that they are thankful for. Then author MB Mooney shares RED SCARF, ch9 of Hero is a Four Letter Word. Listen and vote!
In this episode:
We are thankful for great stories. What are some of our favorites?
What are the books that have changed us?
What stories are we thankful for?
MB Mooney shares Red Scarf, Chapter 9 of Hero is a Four Letter Word.
Authors often try to include controversial topics in their stories, and often the story and characters suffer. How can we do this well? The Brew & Ink crew discuss and give examples. Then Katie shares RECOMPENSE, ch 8 of Hero is a Four Letter Word. Listen and vote for the choices from the Wheel of Doom!
In this episode:
What happens when writers address politics in their stories?
How can a writer address controversial topics like politics and religion and inspire the reader?
The Crew shares examples of times writers and stories have gotten it right … and wrong.
Katie shares Recompense, chapter 8 of Hero is a Four Letter Word.
Based on books and very popular video games, the Witcher was adapted into a TV show and hit Netflix running. It’s become one of the most streamed show ever, and Steven Faletti and MB Mooney give their writers’ perspective on the first four episodes.
How did the Witcher series compare to the books?
How did the Witcher series compare to the video games?
Steven and Britt give their thoughts on the first four episodes.
What did they like?
What didn’t they like?
Britt talks about how the show utilizes “show don’t tell” well.