Hosted by Desiree Brown and Michael Evans, the Young Eager Writers Podcast discusses useful topics, techniques, and resources for young writers. Join us every Wednesday to hear inspiring interviews featuring the fresh voices of upcoming young writers.
Using Instagram like a boss!
In this episode, Brian McBride, author of Love and the Sea and Everything in Between, gives his advice for using Instagram to create a strong writing community and talks about publishing three books in one year. Learn more about Brian at brianmcbrideauthor.com or discover more episodes at youngeagerwriters.org
Outer Banks Creator Shannon Burke on Storytelling
In this episode, Shannon Burke, co-creator and writer of the hit Netflix series Outer Banks, talks about how he got his start in writing, publishing novels with Random House, writing for Netflix, and shares some exclusive insights on the writing process for Season 2. Watch this episode on YouTube at www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bzba8LQS0Gs&feature=youtu.be or discover more episodes at youngeagerwriters.org
Healthy living for writers
In this first episode of Season two, Michael Evans speaks with Brittney Kristina about maintaining mental and physical wellness for writers (especially during trying times) as well as her insights about publishing two books as a teenager. Follow Brittney's blog at mindfullybrittney.com or discover more episodes at youngeagerwriters.org
Storytelling with movement
In this episode, Adrianna Brown speaks to her sister Desiree about storytelling in her choreography, receiving a master's degree in philosophy before age 20, and her advice on developing narratives on topics one hasn't experienced themselves. Learn about Adrianna Eve Company at adriannaeve.com or discover more episodes at youngeagerwriters.org
Applying to MFA programs
On this episode, Will Walker talks to Desiree about his journey from dropping out of high school to his acceptance at University of Central Florida's graduate school. Will shares his process for applying to Master of Fine Arts programs, the components of the application, and his advice to students applying to college (undergraduate and graduate). Find more episodes at www.youngeagerwriters.org
Painting, poetry, & personal essay
On this episode, Susanna Parkhill talks to Desiree about her experience in the UNC-Charlotte English Honors Program, writing personal essay, her relationship with poetry and painting, and ways for introverts to find real-life inspiration. Read Susanna's article with the chic us at thechic.us/how-to-follow-your-passion-and-dreams/ or find more episodes at www.youngeagerwriters.org