This episode is a live recording of the Thursday, Aug. 18 panel at the Tattered Cover featuring three Writer of the Year finalists (Mark Stevens, Christine Goff and Carol Berg) and three Independent Writer of the Year finalists (Lisa Manifold, Nathan Lowell and Sue Duff, although Sue was not present).
The panel was quizzed by 2015 Writer of the Year Susan Spann. The 2016 Writer of the Year for RMFW is Mark Stevens and the 2016 Independent Writer of the Year is Lisa Manifold.
Intro music by Moby Gratis
Outro music by Dan-o-Songs
The guest is Shannon Baker, author of Stripped Bare (Tor/Forge), the first in the Kate Fox mystery series. Set in the isolated cattle country of the Nebraska Sandhills, it’s been called "Longmire" meets "The Good Wife." Shannon Baker also writes the Nora Abbott mystery series (from Midnight Ink), a fast-paced mix of Hopi Indian mysticism, environmental issues, and murder set in western landscapes.
On the podcast this time is vocal coach Dylan Yates, who is giving a master class for writers at Colorado Gold in September.
Yes, writers, at some point, must also get out there and talk.
Dylan Yates is also the author of an award-winning novel, The Belief in Angels. She has a teaching career that spans public schools, theater direction for regional and national theaters, and vocal training in corporate environments.
Her experience also includes private vocal coaching and radio commercials.