Welcome to Season 3, Episode 6 of My Name Is Not Steve – The Podcast by Storytellers about Storytelling (with People Not Named Steve).
In this episode, Pete Bauer and Dorothea Bauer sit down with uber-successful fantasy author Elise Kova, creator of the Air Awakens series. We talk about writing fantasy, her approaches to story, challenges, fulfillment, and a lot more.
In this episode:
- Air Awakens
- High Fantasy vs. Urban Fantasy
- Creating Fan Bases
- Words and More Words
- Character Pantser
- Rewriting and Editing
- Getting Stuck and Writers Fear
- The Simple Moments
- Stories Need Heart
- Young Adult, New Adult, and Adult Fiction
- Game of Thrones
- A Boomerang Arrow
- Success = Pressure?
- Signing ebooks with Autography
- Connecting with Fans
- Book Price vs. Value
- Giving Fiction Away for Free at Fiction Press