Author K.A. Miltimore joins us on Book Wordy today to discuss the paranormal characters that inhabit the quirky town of Enumclaw, Washington, created in her book series Burned to a Crisp and In the Teeth of It.
So many SPOILERS for Granny Starseed in this podcast so don't read further down unless you want to know more!
The original Goldilocks and Three Bears had no golden-haired child but a cantankerous old woman. Besides is Goldilocks even a fairytale? Tolkien didn't think so.
Episode 9 of Book Wordy: The Unreliable Narrator in literature, when it doesn't work and how to handle it as an author.
Episode 8 of Book Wordy profiles the story The Prince Learns a Lesson
Foils and mirrors can build depth to your characters. Using Beta readers and their feedback to improve your story but retain your vision.
Episode 6 of Book Wordy goes into the writing aspect, foreshadowing, building tension, and clogging up plot holes.
Episode 5 of Book Wordy talks more about the Wild Hunt featured in The Wicked Wolves of Windsor short story. Does have SPOILERS.
An in-depth discussion of The Wild Hunt, the Fairy Ride, and what we know about it from legends.
We had a wonderful conversation about fairytales (one of my favorite subjects) and marketing your book (one of my frienemy subjects).