Ramblings of a Writer

Ramblings of a Writer

By Ramblings of a Writer
Hi there! I’m A.J. Winter (or Amanda) and I’m a writer trying to make it work. I’ve got no books published, but I’ve got ambition, so that should count for something, right? Listen to me ramble on and on about writing and all things I love!
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Episode 8: Disney Writing Tag
Today’s episode is Disney related....because why not. In this definitely not edited episode (thanks, Internet), I go through a writing tag created by authortuber, Kate Cavanaugh, and answer all the Disney based writing questions!  If you have something you want to message me about, or want me to talk about on the Pod, email me at ramblingsofawriterpodcast@gmail.com! If you're on a podcast streaming service that allows ratings (iTunes), please take a few moments to review my podcast. It would mean the world to me!  Contact Me:  My Website: ajwinterbooks.com Twitter (ajwinterbooks) Facebook (ajwinterbooks) Instagram (ajwinterbooks) Goodreads (ajwinter) Tumblr (ajwinterbooks) Writing Worksheet Downloads (www.ajwinterbooks.com/downloads)
19:40
August 24, 2019
Episode 7: My Years Writing Fanfic
Raise your hand if you used to write fanfic at one point or another. 🙋🏻‍♀️🙋🏻‍♀️ It was such a huge part of my life for such a long time and I recently, officially, closed the door with "Be well and be kind & may we meet again." The years writing fanfic meant a lot to me and I hope you guys loved it as much as I did. This episode chronicles me going through the ups, downs, and whys of writing fanfic.  If you have something you want to message me about, or want me to talk about on the Pod, email me at ramblingsofawriterpodcast@gmail.com! If you're on a podcast streaming service that allows ratings (iTunes), please take a few moments to review my podcast. It would mean the world to me!  Contact Me:  My Website: ajwinterbooks.com Twitter (ajwinterbooks) Facebook (ajwinterbooks) Instagram (ajwinterbooks) Goodreads (ajwinter) Tumblr (ajwinterbooks) Writing Worksheet Downloads (www.ajwinterbooks.com/downloads)
21:02
August 20, 2019
Episode 6: So I Changed Projects...an Update Episode
So....I guess I lied about starting my book...kind of. Follow me for this update after an unexpected hiatus where I talk about my new YA Fantasy Book codenamed #projectechobook.  If you have something you want to message me about, or want me to talk about on the Pod, email me at ramblingsofawriterpodcast@gmail.com! If you're on a podcast streaming service that allows ratings (iTunes), please take a few moments to review my podcast. It would mean the world to me!  Contact Me:  My Website: ajwinterbooks.com Twitter (ajwinterbooks) Facebook (ajwinterbooks) Instagram (ajwinterbooks) Goodreads (ajwinter) Tumblr (ajwinterbooks) Writing Worksheet Downloads (www.ajwinterbooks.com/downloads)  
17:08
August 11, 2019
Episode 5: I FINALLY STARTED MY BOOK!
NOTE: I took forever to edit this episode and it's from the week of June 12th or so :)  Hi friends! Today I'm talking all about what I've accomplished in the last month! It's a rambly one for sure! I talk a little bit about how I finished up my planning notebook and how I dive into my Main Character's head as I'm working through my draft. Also, **GASP** I'm editing as I go! I explain why, so be sure to tune in and listen! This is going to be the start of a little series called "AMANDA WRITES HER BOOK" and I am SO EXCITED for you guys to come along on this journey with me! I forgot to mention this in the pod, but I recently creating an email dedicated to the podcast! So, if you have things you want me to talk about, things you want me to make for downloadables, please shoot an email to ramblingsofawriterpodcast@gmail.com! If you're on a podcast streaming service that allows ratings (iTunes), please take a few moments to review my podcast. It would mean the world to me! Contact Me:  My Website: ajwinterbooks.com Twitter (ajwinterbooks) Facebook (ajwinterbooks) Instagram (ajwinterbooks) Goodreads (ajwinter) Tumblr (ajwinterbooks) Writing Worksheet Downloads (www.ajwinterbooks.com/downloads)
18:26
July 2, 2019
Episode 4: Summer 2019 Writing Goals
Today we're talking all about how much I want to write this summer and that's all about the goals! I have been dreaming of creating words for months and we are talking about all things I want to do this summer involving my YA SF novel as well as buying a new laptop.  In this episode, I mention a new app called Filmm and I didn't mention that I am NOT sponsored by the app. I just love it and it's so much fun to play with!  Thanks so much for listening! Find all my links to social media on www.ajwinterbooks.com
13:37
May 18, 2019
Episode 3: Writing Advice the Internet Told Me | #1
In this episode, we embark on the advice that is out there on the World Wide Web. This advice might be good, might be bad, and it’s all advice people follow and reboot. So, let’s discuss a few pieces of advice!
34:44
May 6, 2019
Episode 2: The WIP Thats Consumed My Soul
This episode is all about my Young Adult Science Fiction Novel! I got through the WIP Tag floating around the internet and answer all the questions. I get ramble, of course, but are we surprised?
18:07
May 3, 2019
Episode 1: How “The 100” Inspired Me
I told you all this was coming and it’s here. Don’t worry, I’m only here to talk about why I love the show and how it’s inspired my writing....and maybe convince you to give it a go. If you’re not convinced yet, just you wait.
49:48
April 29, 2019
Welcome to The Ramblings of a Writer!
Welcome to the Ramblings of a Writer! This is the first ever podcast episode! How exciting! I was a little nervous filming this, so be warned that I get a little breathless ahaha. I chat to you guys about who I am and why I started this podcast! Find me on social media @ajwinterbooks
17:28
April 27, 2019