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Laudomia Loves Margaret (Reprise) - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 32d

Laudomia Loves Margaret (Reprise) - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 32d

March 23, 2019

Laudomia Loves Margaret (Reprise)

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 32d with Heather Rose Jones

The 16th century romance between Sienese poet and intellectual Laudomia Forteguerri and Duchess Margaret of Austria.

In this episode we talk about

  • Translations and the context of the poetry Laudomia wrote for Margaret can be found in:

    • Eisenbichler, Konrad. “Laudomia Forteguerri Loves Margaret of Austria” in Same Sex Love and Desire Among Women in the Middle Ages (ed. By Francesca Canadé Sautman & Pamela Sheingorn), Palgrave, New York, 2001.
  • Which is discussed in the blog in this entry
  • A transcript of this podcast is available here.

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Blast From the Past: Melissa Brayden Talks Lesbian Romance

Blast From the Past: Melissa Brayden Talks Lesbian Romance

March 15, 2019

Blast From the Past: Melissa Brayden Talks Lesbian Romance

Les Do Books with Tara and guest Melissa Brayden

In this episode from the archives, Tara talks to author Melissa Brayden. Authors are readers too, so Tara was excited to hear about the first lesfic book Melissa ever read, a historical that isn’t to be missed, a whole series, and her favourite lesfic ever.  

Check out Melissa Brayden's recommendations:

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Paige Braddock On Being Missouri Vaun

Paige Braddock On Being Missouri Vaun

July 12, 2018

Paige Braddock On Being Missouri Vaun

The Write Stuff - A Blast From The Past Episode

Paige Braddock chats to us about her popular comic book series, Jane's World and turning it into a novel.

She also talks about her journey from comic book artist to become the author Missouri Vaun.

She talks about

  • How she became a novelist
  • Not having images to fall back on
  • Working at a newspaper and creating women news
  • Find your authentic voice
  • Other comics Braddock she has worked on
  • Her dayjob is also pretty cool
  • Growing up in the South and being gay
 

Find Jane's World on Amazon

 
You can find all our Missouri Vaun Reviews on TheLesbianReview.com and find her reading on Book Clips
 
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10 Screen Writing Tips For Authors - Blast From The Past

10 Screen Writing Tips For Authors - Blast From The Past

June 14, 2018

10 Screen Writing Tips For Authors

The Write Stuff - Blast From The Past

In this episode, Renee J Lukas joins Sheena to talk about how authors can use some lements of screen writing to create compelling literature. 

Lukas talks about

  • Discovering lesbian fiction
  • ADHD
  • How she got into writing 
  • Character descriptions
  • Gone With The Wind
  • Karin Kallmaker

Screenwriting Tips

  1. The 3 act structure
  2. Less is more
  3. Scene structure
  4. Raising the stakes
  5. Improving dialogue
  6. Antagonists vs Protagonists
  7. Endings
  8. How signifiers strengthen your story
  9. Voiceovers
  10. Character driven vs plot driven stories

 

Talks about books by

Katherine V Forest

KA Moll

Renee J Lukas

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Publishing And Social Media With K’Anne Meinel

Publishing And Social Media With K’Anne Meinel

May 31, 2018

Publishing And Social Media With K'Anne Meinel

The Write Stuff - Blast From The Past

K’Anne Meinel started Shadoe Publishing when she realised that she had a lot of knowledge about publishingthat she could share.

In this podcast interview she discusses

  • publishing
  • social media
  • and her move from an author to publisher

You can find all of The Write Stuff episodes here 

 

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Creating Good Covers - Blast From The Past

Creating Good Covers - Blast From The Past

May 17, 2018

Creating Good Covers with Clare Lydon

The Write Stuff - Blast From The Past Epsiode

Clare Lydon is an author who pays a great deal of attention to her covers. In this episode she give some tips on

  • finding a good designer, 
  • choosing the right image, 
  • which images sites to look at 
  • and what file types you need

Lydon also does a reading from her novel This London Love. This is the perfect lesbian podcast for anyone interested in writing or wanting to learn about the book biz.

 

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Marketing To Mainstream Readers - Blast From The Past Episode

Marketing To Mainstream Readers - Blast From The Past Episode

March 14, 2018

Marketing To Mainstream Readers With Catherine M Wilson

The Write Stuff

This is a blast from the past episode in which Catherine M Wilson talks about how she markets her books to mainstream readers. 

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Finding Your Purpose - A Blast From The Past Episode

Finding Your Purpose - A Blast From The Past Episode

March 8, 2018

Find Your Purpose

Curves Welcome

In this Blast From The Past Episode Suzie explores how to find your purpose. This is one of the very first episodes of Curves Welcome.

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Creating A Fictional World with Heather Rose Jones

Creating A Fictional World with Heather Rose Jones

February 20, 2018

Creating A Fictional World with Heather Rose Jones

The Write Stuff - A Blast From The Past Episode

In this episode Sheena chats to Heather about how she builds fictional worlds. 

This was one of the first episodes of The Write Stuff. 

Enjoy!

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Blast From The Past - Our Very First Episode of Les Talk About It

Blast From The Past - Our Very First Episode of Les Talk About It

January 29, 2018

Blast From The Past

Listen to our very first episode of Les Do Books

This is the first time that Sheena and Tamara took to the mic to talk about all things lesbian. 

 

Enjoy!