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Sound Skeins: Claim Your Space at the Writing Table

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This is a special teen-focused edition of Sound Skeins. If you’re a teen artist who’s felt a little behind or under-supported in developing your craft, with a little grit and tenacity, you can make your way! Claim your space at the writing table.  Get a little advice and inspiration from writer-teachers Jennifer DeLeon and KL Pereira.

October 9, 2015 | Eson Kim

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What’s Your Type?

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Typewriters seem to be making a comeback, especially among writers and artists. Eson Kim talks to author Richard Polt, Typewriter Guru Tom Furrier, and The Boston Typewriter Orchestra to explore the tenacious hold that typewriters have on creative spirits everywhere.

May 29, 2015 | Eson Kim

Creativity Performance Sound Skeins The Writing Life

Sound Skeins: The Kindness Connection at Writing Conferences

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Going to a writing conference is a great way to understand and learn more about the craft. But it can also be intimidating to step into a ballroom filled with strangers. Eson Kim shares practical tips on making writing buddies in a very short time, sometimes by accident.

March 13, 2015 | Eson Kim

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Don’t Ride the Guilt Train

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It’s easy for aspiring writers to feel guilty about writing less during the holidays or other busy times. But wallowing in guilt is counter-productive. Eson Kim speaks with Peter Murphy (Founder of Murphy Writing at Richard Stockton College), Sari Boren (Writer and GrubStreet Instructor), and Katrin Schumann (Author and Editor) about and shaping the right mindset to be more balanced in our writing lives.

January 9, 2015 | Eson Kim

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Get Your Scream On: Why Horror Stories Are Here to Stay

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Horror stories live long after Halloween. But what makes them so special? And why do audiences feel compelled to expose themselves to fear-inducing experiences? Eson Kim speaks with Lisa Morton, author and Vice President of the Horror Writers Association, to explore this often under-appreciated genre.




SoundSkeins is an audio bundle of craft inspiration, tips, and writing-related randomness.

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October 29, 2014 | Eson Kim

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