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The Resilient Writers Radio Show!

A weekly podcast with author interviews, craft advice, inspiration and the occasional love letter – all designed to support you in creating and sustaining a writing life you LOVE.

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Keeping a Book Afloat Over Several Years

Simple Rules for Writing, with Gary Barwin

7 Ways to Fuel Your Writing Life

Real Talk About Finding More Time to Write

Facing Failure: 3 Different Ways Writers Fail

Outlining a Book: Beyond Pants

The Path Through Biography, with Merilyn Simonds

But what about Second Book? With Jane Baird Warren

How to Find More Time to Write

Writing a Memoir in Essays, with Rona Maynard

MFA Pros & Cons (and your other options), with Gabriela Pereira

The Writer as Collaborator, with Anita Lahey

Writing Historical Fiction, with Natalie Morrill

How to Get Useful Feedback on Your Writing

How to Write a Book that Works: Revisiting the Classic 3-Act Structure

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Behind the Mic

Hey there, Writer! My name is Rhonda Douglas and I'm your Host. I'm a poet and fiction writer, an editor and writing mentor living in Ottawa (Canada) with my cocker spaniel, Mr. Darcy. 

I help committed writers overcome fear and eliminate distractions so that they can write with ease and achieve their writing dreams. I have a particular passion for supporting women writers to finally finish their first books.

Words of Wisdom: 52 Inspiring Writing Quotes

When It’s Time for A Developmental Editor

How to Manage Creative Anxiety

Playing, Plotting and Pantsing, with Gail Anderson-Dargatz

He Doesn't Know Anything, with Michael Blouin

Behind the Scenes of a Small Literary Press

On Grace and Self-Compassion

Loving Independence: On Self-Publishing, with Emma Dhesi

How to Find the Focus to Write

On Writing and Failure: Interview with Stephen Marche

Tent Poles: Structuring Writing and Life with Elisabeth de Mariaffi

A Different Shape: Interview with Barbara Joan Scott


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