Sep 16, 2022
Leila Sales, a freelance editor who used to work at PRH, talks with Adrienne and Elissa about what it takes to be an editor and how publishing works on that side of the business. Leila is also an author and discusses her latest book The Campaign (with Amulet Books) with us.
Sep 2, 2022
Sajni Patel (most recently published work, My Sister's Big Fat Indian Wedding, came out this past spring) talks to Elissa and Adrienne about juggling multiple projects and how she keeps organized (hint: she sings the praises of Trello). She also discusses how she got her current agent and her "accidental" book sale.
Aug 21, 2022
Romance author Denise Williams (Do You Take This Man out on 9/6 with Berkley) talks about her experience with National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. Her biggest tip? Just do it. Elissa and Adrienne discuss their attempts at NaNo too.
Aug 5, 2022
We take a look back at the beginning of the pandemic, when our lives were flipped upside down, and our writing practices became more complicated. Yaffa S. Santos, author of A Taste of Sage (2020) and A Touch of Moonlight (October 2022) tells Adrienne and Elissa about her experience with writing during the pandemic.
Jul 22, 2022
Sarah Priscus, whose debut Groupies just came out with William Morrow, discusses debut week with Elissa and Adrienne. What was the experience like? How did she keep herself from being anxious? Elissa also discusses her debut experience from a distance.