No "I" in Writing

No "I" in Writing

A book coach and a self-published author discuss creative collaboration.


March 24, 2023 32 min

In which Christina and Chris talk about the different ways their brains construct scenes — and why it can be so valuable to collaborate with someone whose brain works differently than yours. They also talk about authorial voice and how to preserve it through the editorial process. 

Many thanks to Angelina Odievich for creating our podcast logo!  

Various links and such:

  • Link to Chris' Novels: Systemic and Host: ⁠htt...
Mark as Played

We talk about how our collaboration helped make the characters in Chris' novel Host more full and real. We crack wise about crystals and auras and tarot cards.

Special guest star: Christina's daughter, Freya, who asks a great question about how not to delete everything you write.

Folks to whom we have shouted out:

  • Angelina Odievich for helping us out with our pod cast logo
  • John Flaa (for making Chris give char...
Mark as Played
March 5, 2023 40 min

Our first episode. We talk about our most recent project, Chris' book Host, the experience of working on it together, what we love about collaborating and what that looks like from our different perspectives as writer and editor.

Mark as Played

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