Hosts:The Gneech, Graveyard Greg, Buck Turner
- Welcome and host intros
- Short Story Headlines
- None! Slow news week.
- Chad Hershey:
Hey Short Story Geeks,
You talked before about the necessity of having beta readers. Could you please discuss how to pick good beta readers? Could you also comment on balancing the story you want to write vs the story the beta readers want to read?
Thank you for the awesome podcast!
Chad ‘hbar98’ Hershey
- Gneech: Seanan McGuire: Velveteen vs. the Coffee Freaks
- Greg: Mark Souza: Murphy’s Law
- Buck: Annie Proulx: “Job History” from Close Range : Wyoming Stories
THE BLOODY PEN OF THE RANTING EDITOR (30:45)
- Buck Turner: Punctuation (again): em dashes, ellipses, and semicolons oh my
- Gneech: Suburban Jungle: No Predation Allowed (Bundle)
- Greg: Keeping You in Mind, a free short story on Smashwords
- Buck: Shiner Holiday Cheer, as well as Holidays, the new short story anthology from Fur Planet publication, premiering this weekend at Midwest Fur Fest in Chicago.
- Call for audience participation, suggestions, news items, general plugs
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- Come back in two weeks! Next show December 1.
This Week’s Music
- Regular intro and outro: “The Third Man Theme” by Rat City Brass, used by permission.
- Courtesy of The Podsafe Music Network: “Journey B” by DanielReal2K, “Flamenco” by B-Sea Surfers, “Naked Under Leather” by Rubber Band Banjo, “Banjo Roids” by ATL Producers, “Honey Cotton” by Alex Cebe, “Chilling Loop” by Upstairs, “Spooky Fractal Magic” by Embertime, “Turn It Up” by Danny Weis, “My Moon” by PJ73, and “Banjo Tango” by Cynthia Sayer.
- Courtesy of http://freemusicarchive.org: “Songe D’Automne” by Latché Swing, “Rythme Gitan” by Latché Swing, “Jovanko” by the Underscore Orchestra, and“Chosen Kale Mazel Tov” by the Underscore Orkestra.