Series 3 Episode 01- Getting Real About Rejection

WRITES4WOMEN HAS TURNED 1!

And to celebrate we have launched into Season 3 with a meaty mentoring ep from Pam and Kel.

In this ep Kel gets real about getting rejected from the Next Chapter Scheme, while Pam provides some very wise guidance for everyone on getting past the feelings rejection can toss up and getting back on the writing horse.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 24

Featuring Madeline Di Nonno

Madeline is from the Gina Davies Institute on Gender in Media where she spearheads leading edge research into gender on screens and is a very important part of a grander mission to achieve gender parity.

So grab your favourite beverage and curl up on the convo couch with the Writes4Women podcast. 

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Episode 23

Mentoring Moments – Narrative Perspectives ad Writing Submissions

Are you putting together a submission entry for one of the many writing competitions, prizes and grants running at the moment…or ever? Well then this is the writing episode for you.

Happy Listening.

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Episode 22

A Question of Genre

This month’s writing episode was inspired by Pamela Cook’s blogpost on making the decision to switch genre.

Pam talks about making the shift out of rural romance and into commercial women’s fiction for her latest book and explores what it’s like to be working with an agent for the first time, pitching her book.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 21

Featuring Winnie Dunn

On this What’s Cool With Women minisode Kel talks to Winnie Dunn from Sweatshop and the Diverse Women Writer’s Collective.

This is a quick ep but an important one, so grab your favourite beverage in a keep cup and pop the headphones in.

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Episode 20

On the convo couch with Allison Tait

Featuring Allison Tait

Writing expert, podcast host and highly successful kids’ author Allison Tait delves about as deep as an author can into what it takes and what it means to be a successful writer.

Happy Listening.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 19

Featuring Alice Campion

Pam and Kel interview 2 of the 4 amazing women who make up the collaborative fiction group Alice Campion. Jane Richards, Denise Tart, Jane St Vincent Welch and Jenny Crocker.

In this interview Jane Richards and Denise Tart reveal the secrets to a successful group writing collaboration and why it’s something more writers should consider.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 18

Featuring Alison Tait

This month on Book 2 Brand it’s all about the importance of home base for your author brand…your Author Platform. And who better to break it down than author platform guru Allison Tait

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 17

WCWW MINISODE – “Rockin Podcasts for Writing Women”

Featuring Kel & Pam

What’s Cool With Women Minisode all about my podcast recommendations for women, girls, writers and storytellers. For those of you who have heard ep 16 already, scroll through the first half to get to the additional recommendations for writing podcasts etc.

Happy Listening.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 16

Featuring Pam & Kel

Pam and Kel are tackling how to get into the skin, head and heart of your character.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 15

Featuring Aleesah Darlison

Kel has a very personal chat with award winning children’s book author, Aleesah Darlison.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 14

Book 2 Brand Minisode 01 “Facebook”

Featuring Kel, Pam and Sara Hood

Our very first release our BOOK 2 BRAND MINISODE. We have taken the Book 2 Brand segment out of the regular writing episode and extended it out into it’s very own minisode! Pam and Kel speak to Sara Hood from Marketing 4 Writers

Happy Listening.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 13

Featuring Pam & Kel and Emerging Author Rae Cairns

Pam and Kel are back in the hotseat for 2018 and they are “Going All In” this year.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 12

Featuring Pamela Freeman (aka Pamela Hart)

Happy New Year!  W4W is kicking off 2018 with a fantastic interview with multitalented author Pamela Freeman aka Pamela Hart.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 11

So it’s Christmas – Part 2

Featuring Kel, Pam and Rae Cairns

Continuing on from Part 1 of this chockablock christmas episode emerging author, Rae Cairns, gives us her recommendations for writing resources and gifts. Pam and Kel give their insights into life, writing and Room To Read

Happy Listening.

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Episode 10

So it’s Christmas – Part 1

Featuring Kel and Pam 

In this episode Pam talks about her trip to the Big Apple NYC, including attending the #metoo rally and going on a literary pub crawl. Kel faces rejection and freaks out about the school holidays

We hope you enjoy it.

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Pamela Freeman

Episode 9

Featuring Mandi McIntosh

Kel catches up with her favourite book guru Mandi McIntosh, owner of Book Bazaar Umina Beach, to get the lowdown on her favourite holiday reads for women of all ages

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 8

Bonus Minisode at Wollongong Writers Festival

A special W4W bonus minisode taking a look at The Wollongong Writer’s Festival featuring an interview with festival director, Hayley Scrivenor

Happy Listening.

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Tracey Spicer

Episode 7

Featuring Tracey Spicer

This month we have an extra special guest joining us on the W4W convo couch. A woman who needs no introduction at all but who we couldn’t be more chuffed to bring to your ears. Tracey Spicer.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 6

Featuring Kel, Pam and Rae Cairns

“WE DID IT!” is the name of this month’s episode all about what it’s like to finish a novel and what happens next. An episode bursting with positivity.

Happy Listening.

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Episode 5

Featuring Kel, Pam and Natasha Lester

In this episode Natasha discusses everything from switching writing genres and ditching 80,000 words in the process; to being heavily pregnant at a writing retreat.

We hope you enjoy it.

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Episode 4

Featuring Kel, Pam and emerging author Rae Cairns

This episode is all about writing courses, resources and mentoring and it is jam packed full of goodness!

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Happy Listening everyone.

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Episode 3

Featuring Mia Freedman

Joining Pam and Kel on the Convo Couch this month is Mia Freedman. Mia is the founder and creator of Mamamia, the largest media network dedicated to women in the world. Including a big inspiration for this podcast, The Mamamia Podcast Network.

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Episode 2

Featuring Kel, Pam and emerging author Rae Cairns

After the success of Episode 1 we are making some changes to the frequency and format of our podcasts.

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Happy Listening everyone.

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Episode 1

Featuring Kate Forsyth, Belinda Murrell and emerging author Rae Cairns

We are so proud to officially launch the Writes4Women Podcast!!!  You can subscribe to us in iTunes right NOW. Woot Woot!!!

Happy Listening everyone. Hope you like it.

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