WWW 1.9 Tense and POV ft. RJ Barker

Write on: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 by  in Wizards, Warriors & Words Read 7922
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Wizards, Warriors, & Words is a fantasy writing advice podcast, jointly hosted by Jed HerneRob J. HayesMichael R. Fletcher, and Dyrk Ashton. New episodes release every Monday on BookNest, YouTube, and all podcast platforms. Enjoy!

Today we're joined by fantasy author RJ Barker (Author of The Bone Ships and The Wounded Kingdom series) to discuss how tense and POV can serve our stories. RJ will also be back next week for another episode! Enjoy!

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 Featured book:

Featured book: The Bone Ships by RJ Barker -

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Jed Herne is a fantasy author from Perth, Western Australia. His books include the #1 Amazon Bestselling fantasy novella, Fires of the Dead, and the epic space fantasy novel, Across the Broken Stars. His short stories have been published in The Arcanist, Scarlet Leaf Review, Flintlock, and more.

Outside of writing, he hosts The Novel Analyst Podcast, where he extracts writing lessons from his favourite books, and interviews authors to pick their brains on the craft of storytelling.

When he's not reading or writing, you can find him falling off walls in a bouldering gym.