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Writing the Wrong Way with Jonathan Ball, PhD

Writing the Wrong Way with Jonathan Ball, PhD

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Writing the Wrong Way is the perfect podcast for serious writers who want to stand out in a crowded industry by becoming more productive while taking more artistic risks. Jonathan Ball is an award-winning author of dark, experimental artworks. He holds a PhD in creative writing and uses an analytical approach to show serious writers new ways to write, edit, and work so they can create innovative art that stands taller than the crowd.
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Writing the Wrong Way with Jonathan Ball, PhDMar 25, 2019

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UCalgary Keynote on Horror Stories and The Eye Collector
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Jul 25, 202301:00:35
Effective Exposition with Elle León Nostas and Andrew Penczner
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Peter Chiykowski on The Story Engine and Generating Ideas

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Jonathan welcomes writer and illustrator Peter Chiykowski to discuss his Story Engine Deck and how it can help writers come up with new and original story ideas.

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David Annandale on Doctor Doom, Warhammer, Horror, and Writing Tie-In Fiction
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Joe Fisher on creating the sci-fi audio drama podcast Midnight Burger
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Jonathan answers your questions
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Discussing micro-press publishing with Ryan Fitzpatrick
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Discussing The Legend of Zelda with Ryan Fitzpatrick, Part 2
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Grants: Background and Development with Lyndon Radchenka
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Adam Petrash on editing the Dead Work Anthology
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Creating the Dead Work Comics (Kickstarter is Live Now!)
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