42 episodes

The Writers Block is a weekly podcast of conversation and improv story-telling. Join writers Clarence Carter and Shaun Nigro in this one-of-a-kind 8Sparks Media production.

The Writers Block 8Sparks Media

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    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

The Writers Block is a weekly podcast of conversation and improv story-telling. Join writers Clarence Carter and Shaun Nigro in this one-of-a-kind 8Sparks Media production.

    Ep42: Lair of the Ice Dragon with KC Johnston again!

    Ep42: Lair of the Ice Dragon with KC Johnston again!

    Audio book narrator KC Johnston returns to the land of TWB to help us finish the tale of Clarissa and Milfred the Pocket Troll in the land of Arduin!

    At 24:53 the bonus convo ensues and we attempt to guess each other's 5 random words before catching up with KC on his whereabouts and latest projects.

    Follow KC Johnston @
    https://kcjohnstoncreates.com
    https://twitter.com/kcjohnstonreads
    https://www.facebook.com/KCJohnstonCreates/
    And on TikTok 
    @ kcandtheoddportal


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    • 45 min
    Ep41: The Schmeezy Kids with Zack & Aaron again!

    Ep41: The Schmeezy Kids with Zack & Aaron again!

    The ever-hilarious Zack & Aaron return to TWB for a tale of the Schmeezy kids (featured in Ep25: Chipmunks, Bloodhound, and Bear, Oh My!).

    At 21:28, we commence our bonus convo where we attempt to guess each other's 5 random words, and where Z&A discuss some of the projects they've worked on since our last conversation!

    You can find Zack & Aaron on YouTube @:
    https://www.youtube.com/zackandaaron
    On Instagram @:
    https://www.instagram.com/zackandaaron/
    On Twitch @:
    https://www.twitch.tv/zackandaaron
    And their Pandora's Blocks game can be purchased on Amazon @:
    https://www.amazon.com/Pandoras-Blocks-Dice-Game-Piece/dp/B07W73D1ZC/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=pandoras+blocks&qid=1570030765&sr=8-1&pldnSite=1



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    • 45 min
    Ep40: Double Dale with Lou J Berger!

    Ep40: Double Dale with Lou J Berger!

    Fellow writer, sometimes editor,  2019 Writers of the Future finalist, and member of the SciFi Writers of America, Lou J. Berger joins us for an in depth conversation about everything from slush piles to writer's retreat cruises with legendary sc-fi authors.

    At 21:40, Lou leads us in a tale of inter-dimensional time traveling shenanigans as a new Dale Doohow confronts her troubling past.

    And of course, at 41:22, we dive into a bonus convo where we attempt to guess each other's 5 random words, and where Lou discusses more about his experiences in the industry.

    Purchase the World Breakers anthology on Amazon @
    https://www.amazon.com/World-Breakers-Tony-Daniel/dp/1982125519/
    And Lulit: The L3 Mutator @
    https://www.amazon.com/Lulit-Mutator-Genetic-Eve-Story-ebook/dp/B07Z6R64VD/
    Check out Lou's website @
    http://www.LouJBerger.com
    And be sure to follow him  today, on Facebook and/or Twitter @ LouJBerger !!



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    • 59 min
    Ep39: The Pumpkin People with Keith Talbot's return!

    Ep39: The Pumpkin People with Keith Talbot's return!

    Our artist (and illustrator of Shaun's Koala Celebrates Songkran children's book), Keith Talbot returns!  In tonight's tale, we return to where we had left off on Keith's last appearance, at Maverick's Insane Asylum, where nurse Maddison Lankey is about to enter a dark pumpkin-filled mine. But will she find her way back out? And why the heck does everything smell so fishy?!?

    At 22:09 we jump into our bonus convo where we try to guess each other's words, and Keith talks a little bit about some of the Facebook digital art groups he's been active in since his last appearance on TWB.

    Follow Keith on his website @
    http://ktalbot.co.uk/?fbclid=IwAR0040iWtcgEeqr3AHDnkzJSEW49CynYB7Oyk-vbMwEIHmvINSqr3xOjyKc
    on his Facebook page @
    https://www.facebook.com/KTArtAndPhotography
    And be sure to check out the children's book, Koala Celebrates Songkran @
    https://www.amazon.com/Koala-Celebrates-Songkran-Thailand/dp/B08F7S5LNH/
    And of course, don't forget to follow the TWB podcast on the official 8Sparks website @
    https://www.8sparksmedia.com/


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    • 36 min
    Ep38: Moonshot with Jean-Paul Wood!

    Ep38: Moonshot with Jean-Paul Wood!

    One of our favorite narrators and longtime collaborators, Jean-Paul Wood, joins us for a conversation and story!

    At 19:05 another zany TWB tale begins in a farmhouse where a mad scientist is about to put his sinister plans into action...or at least he'll try...

    Stick around for a bonus convo at 33:42 where we discuss our secret words and talk a little more about JP's narration and writing adventures!

    You can find JP @
    https://www.youtube.com/user/HumorlessComedy
    And on our 8Sparks Stories podcast @
    https://www.buzzsprout.com/1361362
    And of course, don't forget to check us and JP out on our official webpage @
    https://www.8sparksmedia.com/



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    • 47 min
    Ep37: On the Lam with Todd Waites!

    Ep37: On the Lam with Todd Waites!

    Fellow collaborator and narrator/voice talent, Todd Waites, joins us in tonight's episode!

    At around 19:38 this week's theme music kicks in and our story begins, throwing us right in the middle of the action as a man on the lam, Steve, finds himself running from a mysterious entity..or two!

    Stick around at around 37:06 in for our bonus convo, where we try to guess each other's 5 random words!

    You can follow Todd on:
    On his official website @ http://www.toddwaitesvoice.com
    Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/VoiceofTW
    Twitter @ https://twitter.com/VoiceofTW
    TikTok @ https://www.tiktok.com/@voiceoftw
    and on Discord @ https://discord.gg/znBnURB


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    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

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7 Ratings

7 Ratings

mommalabs ,

Love it!!

Super amazing podcast with the best host!! Highly highly recommended!

Exhorter4thelord ,

Love this!

I love the spontaneous interaction!!

OthersxSink ,

These guys are great

Ive known both of these guys for a while and they have taken their passions and formulated it into a podcast, i recommend this to anyone that enjoys some banter and the some off the cuff story telling

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