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Helping you become a better writer.

Join Shawn Coyne, author of Story Grid and a top editor for 25+ years, and Tim Grahl, struggling writer, as they discuss the ins and outs of what makes a story great.

More at www.StoryGrid.com.

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    Myths of Publishing

    There are a lot of commonly held myths about publishing that often derail writers. Shawn and Tim bring their unique perspective to what writers should know about the publishing world and how it really works.

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    I'm Freaking Out

    Tim reaches the point where he wants to throw his book away and start over. Shawn is there to talk him off the ledge.

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    Rework or Keep Writing?

    We all hit those times where we don't know whether to rework what we've written or keeping pushing forward. Shawn talks Tim through this decision.

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    What Shawn has learned

    After hearing the listener messages from the 100th episode, Shawn reflects on what the last two years have meant to him... and then we dive back into my story.

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    The 100th

    In this 100th episode of the Story Grid Podcast, we here from you the listeners about what this show has meant to you over the last two years.

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    NaNoWriMo and Story Grid

    Are you doing NaNoWriMo next month? If so, you should be getting ready NOW. Shawn walks you through how to use the Story Grid to prepare for writing an entire novel in one month.

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    Go Back to the Genre

    When you get stuck or lost in your story, how do you find your way? Shawn and Tim discuss this as a follow up to last week's episode.

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    What Does the Villain Want?

    As Tim finished up the Beginning Hook and enters the Middle Build, a very important question comes to light. Download Tim's scenes at storygrid.com/podcast

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    Our Past, Present, and Future

    This is episode 96. We're almost to the two year anniversary of the show. Tim spends a bit of time reflecting on the past, present, and future of the Story Grid Podcast. To share your story, visit storygrid.com/tell

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