52 episodes

Beware the writers for they’ll eat all your cake, but they’ll leave you a beautifully written short story as an apology. Kat Ogden and Leah Lopez host this podcast about writing you can have with your morning coffee.

Beacons Podcast Kat Ogden and Leah Lopez

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Beware the writers for they’ll eat all your cake, but they’ll leave you a beautifully written short story as an apology. Kat Ogden and Leah Lopez host this podcast about writing you can have with your morning coffee.

    An Interview with Kat Ogden, Shimmering Skate Queen and Bookwitch of Lore

    An Interview with Kat Ogden, Shimmering Skate Queen and Bookwitch of Lore

    In which Leah asks Kat questions about reading and writing and we all get to be nosy about Kat together, learning of Kat's brilliance and wisdom and cleverness.

    • 29 min
    Why We Write

    Why We Write

    In which Kat and Leah talk about why they write and how those roots come from books and writers they've been exposed to over their lives.

    • 31 min
    Scaffolding

    Scaffolding

    In which Kat and Leah discuss their approach to and feelings about scaffolding, the parts around a story authors add like how many parts stories are broken into or chapter titles or poetic interludes.

    • 13 min
    Revision Revisited (Again)

    Revision Revisited (Again)

    In which Kat and Leah talk a little about the beginning of the revising process in order to give themselves confidence for the long process ahead of them.

    • 11 min
    Hitting Curve Balls

    Hitting Curve Balls

    In which Kat and Leah go into more detail about how they wrote during the curve ball that is the pandemic. 

    • 23 min
    Beacons! Are! Back!

    Beacons! Are! Back!

    In which Kat and Leah attempt to get their podcasting legs under them and do a passable job. Updates about what they've been doing since the pandemic started and how they fared over the last year and three/fourths. 

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

CluhMarie ,

Best podcast for busy writers!

I love these bite-sized podcasts! They provide realistic and practical advice for writers who are juggling other obligations with their desire for creative output. Keep up the good work, ladies!

Rose from Portland ,

Great mini podcast on writing.

Two busy writers share little tidbits of their process, inspirations, and how they work words into their everyday lives.

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