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Get Caught UP

By Untamed Publishing
Welcome to the Get Caught UP Author Podcast. We bring you the best in author interviews and the latest tea in the literary industry! GCU also supports the community. Our Socially Conscious Corner discusses the root cause and solutions to social injustice and race relations.

New episodes for #WriterWednesdays airs on Wednesdays at 1 pm EST weekly and Author Interviews air on Wednesday nights at 9 pm EST weekly. Socially Conscious Corner airs on Sundays at 7 pm EST, coming 7/5

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#WriterWednesday - Creating a Marketing Plan
CREATING A MARKETING PLAN- Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about how to create a marketing plan to help build your brand awareness and lock-in your key audience. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Donations: CashApp $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
17:24
September 22, 2021
Author Interview - Norian Love
Join us as we welcome author, Norian Love @norianlove to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss his book, Autumn: A Love Story.
48:48
September 16, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Brand Positioning Strategy
BRAND POSITIONING STRATEGY - Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about how to position brand to help build your awareness and audience. IG @getcaughtuppodcast CashApp $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
18:26
September 15, 2021
Author Interview - Author Cheryl Tatum
Join us as we welcome author, Cheryl Tatum @guidetoaffirming to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book, Speaking into Your Existence. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
48:09
September 9, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - How to Write a Good Summary
HOW TO WRITE A GOOD SUMMARY- Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about how to write your book’s summary well. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
13:01
September 8, 2021
Interview with Lyrical Genius Uni Verse
Join us as we welcome Musical Genius, Uni Verse @uni_wrote_it to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed! We’re discussing her musical journey, and of course, dropping the exclusive COMPLETE track to “Got the Name” only on the Get Caught UP podcast! IG @getcaughtuppodcast
01:33:13
September 2, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - The Difference between Novelettes, Novellas, & Novels
NOVELETTES, NOVELLAS, and NOVELS. What’s the differences? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about the different styles and how you use them. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
14:59
September 1, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - World Building
#WriterWednesdays - WORLD BUILDING. What is world building? How do you create the world for your book? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about world building. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Donations CashApp $UP 2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
18:39
August 25, 2021
Author Interview- Elijah R. Freeman
Join us as we welcome author, Elijah R. Freeman @the_future_of_urban_fiction to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss his book, The Hottest Summer Ever.
50:24
August 19, 2021
#WriterWednesday - Short Story vs. Novel - which to write?
How do you know which to write? What’s the difference between the two? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about writing short stories versus novels. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Donations CashApp $UP2016 Sponsorships anchor.fm/getcaughtup
16:02
August 18, 2021
Author Interview - Tracey Parson
Join us as we welcome author, Tracey Parson @mstraceyparson to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her books, Success Beyond Your Circumstance and Broken Trust! IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Donations CashApp $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
42:19
August 12, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Character Backstories
CHARACTER BACKSTORIES. What are character backstories? Why should you develop them? How do you build them? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about building character backstories. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
18:52
August 11, 2021
Author Interview - Winnifred Tataw
Join us as we welcome author, Winnifred Tataw @winsbooks to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book, The Lone Star Child. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
40:06
August 5, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Book Launch Ideas
BOOK LAUNCH IDEAS. What is a book launch? How does it help with your book release? What are some great ideas? Tune in as host Untamed @authoruntamed gives you different tips about great book launch ideas. You don’t want to miss this.
22:53
August 4, 2021
Author Interview - Zanaiah Williams
Join us as we welcome author, Zanaiah Williams to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book, The Shortest Boss in the Room! IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Donation $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
27:20
July 29, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Avoiding Filter Words
AVOIDING FILTER WORDS. What are filter words? Why should you avoid them? When are filter words typically used? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about avoiding filter words. You don’t want to miss this.
15:05
July 28, 2021
#WritersWednesday - Multiple Perspectives
What is writing in multiple perspectives? What techniques do you use? When is it necessary to your story? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about writing in multiple perspectives. You don’t want to miss this.
17:37
July 21, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Descriptive Writing
What is descriptive writing? What techniques do you use to write descriptively? Why is it necessary to your story? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about descriptive writing. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtupppdcast Donations Cadh App $UP2016
18:19
July 14, 2021
SCC - Black Women in the Workplace
On the Socially Conscious Corner, we’re discussing black women in the work place. This summer has been riddled with cases of black women being undervalued in their field and unjustly treated. We examine all the perspectives and dive deep into the treatment of women of color in the work environment. IG @getcaughtuppodcast anchor.fm/getcaughtup cash app $UP2016
01:18:34
July 11, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - How to Describe a Setting in Writing
What is the setting in writing? How do you create it? Why is it necessary to your story? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about describing a setting. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
19:28
July 7, 2021
#WriterWednesday - Creating Conflict
What is conflict in writing? How do you create it? Why is it necessary to your story? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about creating conflict. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
20:00
June 30, 2021
Author Interview Author Kandis
Join us as we welcome author Kandis Tolliver @yea_i_write to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book, Locked in love with a Jailbird. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorships anchor.dm/getcaughtup
38:24
June 24, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Verb Tenses and How to Use Them
Verb Tenses and when yo use them! Do you struggle with correct verb tenses? Do you want to learn more about them and when to use the tenses? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about verb tenses and when to use them. You don’t want to miss this.
17:13
June 23, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Developing Subplots
What are subplots? Why are they necessary? Need helping with development of your secondary storyline? Need tips on bringing the story to life? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about creating a developing a subplot. You don’t want to miss this. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donation Cash App $UP2016
19:53
June 16, 2021
Author Interview with Shala Bodhi Carter
Join us as we welcome author, life coach, YouTube sensation, and mother Shala “Bodhi” Carter @bodhi_divine to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book, 16 Keys to Single Motherhood: A Blueprint to Enrichment. Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donation CashApp $UP2016
45:47
June 10, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Creating a Vivid Story Setting
Creating a vivid story setting! Need helping with development? Need tips on bringing the story to life? Tune in as host Crystal @myluvofbooks gives you different tips about creating a vivid story setting. IG @getcaughtuppodcast
17:40
June 9, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner - To Bonnet or Not to Bonnet in Public
Auntie Monique brought up a much needed discussion. Does your appearance still count? Is it about freedom of choice or laziness in action? The ladies of the Socially Conscious Corner will discuss their opinions. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.dm/getcaughtup Donations CashApp $UP2016
01:33:03
June 6, 2021
Author Interview - Jacqueline Stewart
Join us as we welcome author Jacqueline Stewart @writerjnstewart to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast with host @authoruntamed and co-host @myluvofbooks to discuss her book A Way of Escape! IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup CashApp $UP2016
43:44
June 3, 2021
#WriterWednesday - Creating Story Ideas
Authors, need help fine tuning a story idea? We’re here to help! Tune in with host Crystal @myluvofbooks as she gives you suggestions on creating story ideas! IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations CashApp $UP2016
21:07
June 2, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Writing a Synopsis
#WriterWednesdays - What is a synopsis? Why is it important? How do I write one? Tune in as host Crystal gives you different tips about writing the dreaded book synopsis. You don’t want to miss this!
16:33
May 26, 2021
Author Interview -Adrienne L. Edwards
Hosts: Untamed & Crystal dive into a candid conversation with Author Adrienne about her books, My Life Without You and Mirror Image, the purpose behind her writing, and the life lessons she offers and learns. You don’t want to miss it! IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Donation Cash App $UP2016 or Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:07:55
May 20, 2021
#WriterWednesday Social Media Strategy
Authors, is your social media lacking or needs direction? Tune in with host Crystal @myluvofbooks as she gives you suggestions on your social media strategy! Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016 On IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast
26:25
May 19, 2021
Spoken Word Album Release Interview with Author Shana Gourdine
Author Shana Gourdine graces the UP Hot Seat to get us caught up on her latest endeavors in the literary community. This podcaster, brand ambassador, and author of 2 books also drops her new spoken word album on us to tantalize our ears and refresh our soul! Tune in! Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast and on Twitter @gcu_podcast Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
31:35
May 13, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Getting Book Reviews
Host Crystal tells you some tips about how to get your book reviewed, rules of the book reviewing road, and some tips for reviewers! Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast and on Twitter @gcu_podcast Donations: Cash App $UP2016 and Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
26:10
May 12, 2021
#WriterWednesday - Book Marketing Tips
I wrote the book, now how do I get people to know about it? If this is you (and trust us we know it is) tune in as host Crystal gives you different tips to market your book and why it is necessary. Follow us IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donation: Cash App $UP2016
21:40
May 5, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner - Dr. Umar Johnson on the Breakfast Club - Biden Administration & M’Khia B
The ladies of SCC give their thoughts on Dr. Umar Johnson’s take on the Biden Administration & M’Khia Bryant from the Breakfast Club interview. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast
01:08:50
May 2, 2021
Author Interview with Author Vallean J
Hosts Untamed and Crystal explore Love on Thin Ice with guest Author Vallean J. They discuss her road to publishing, what she won’t write about - right now, and Crystal had some questions for Vallean about this book! You don’t want to miss it. Follow us IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
43:39
April 29, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Amazon KDP with host Crystal
On this week’s #WriterWednesdays tips Crystal talks all things Amazon KDP. What is it? How is it beneficial to authors? She’ll dive into these questions and more. Follow us IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations: Cash App $UP2016
18:12
April 28, 2021
Interview with Me Time Book Club with President Kena Reshay
Join us as we welcome Kena Reshay President of the Me Time Book Club @metimebook to the Up Hot Seat on the @getcaughtuppodcast! We’ll dive into how to network with book clubs, join them, and all of Me Time’s activities. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
01:10:46
April 22, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - Tips for New Writers
What are practices you can do to avoid burnout? Can you write in multiple genres? How do you handle random ideas? Host Crystal covers all this and more to help new writers in their creative writing journey. Tune in! IG @getcaughtupoodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
16:05
April 21, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner - The Death of Daunte Wright: Mistake or Intent
The ladies of SCC discuss the death of Daunte Wright. They dive deep into mistake or intent, their views on what should happen, and their ideas for change to law enforcement & the judicial
01:47:50
April 18, 2021
#WriterWednesday - About that Editing Life
Host Crystal breaks down the editing process. What are the different types of editing? What do they entail? Why is each phase important? She gives you the inside scoop about that editing life in this week’s episode. IG @getcsughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations $UP2016
18:35
April 14, 2021
Author Interview with A.S. Wilson
Join our playful banter with A.S. Wilson about characters Roc and Leah from her novel, Free to Love You. Which characters need to play in traffic? What does A.S. And Untamed have in common? And see how the Exonerated 5 story inspired this novel of love and redemption. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
01:05:18
April 8, 2021
#WriterWednesdays How to Develop a Plot
Host Crystal breaks down the types of plots and how to effectively build them. Tune in for these great tips! IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
18:41
April 7, 2021
Author Interview with Romance Author Monica Walters
Monica joins us for an in-depth discussion about her writing journey, literary gems, and her jaw-dropping, body draining, sexual story, Let Me Ride. Disclaimer: this interview includes sexual topics. Listener Discretion is advised. GCU on IG: @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter: @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations: Cash App $UP2016
01:15:08
April 1, 2021
#WriterWednesdays with Host Crystal: Get to Know Your Characters
What is Character Development? Why is it important? How do great characters impact your story. Crystal drops the tea on a few things you should know to get readers to fall in love with your characters. GCU on IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
17:59
March 31, 2021
Author Interview with Daryl Omar Shabazz aka Novel Eden
We interview Novel Eden and find out what led him into publishing, hear about his accomplishments, and hear his life and literary gems. IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: gcu_podcast Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations: Cash App $UP2016
52:27
March 25, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner - Harry & Meghan - Racism as a Royal
the ladies of SCC discuss their thoughts on the Oprah interview with Harry & Meghan, the underlying message received, and the fallout with Piers Morgan & Sharon Osbourne. The views expressed on the SCC podcast are those of the individuals on the show and do not reflect or represent the views of the sponsors, supporters, or podcast hosting site. Twitter: @gcu_podcast IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations: $UP2016 Book Discussion: Yellow Wife by Sadeqa Johnson
01:40:26
March 21, 2021
Author Interview with Author Angela Williams
GCU Author Interview with Angela Williams. She’s a transformation coach and author. We discuss her journey learn more about her B.O.S.S. Up and H.U.S.H journals guaranteed to take you from pain to purpose! IG @getcaughtup Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
43:28
March 18, 2021
Author Interview with Michelle Mitchell
Get ready to grab your Contemporary Cocktail as host Untamed chats it up with Michelle. Why are they singing spirituals? Lol Tune in to find out why and to hear them drop jewels, sing spirituals, and deliver a jaw-dropping tips to authors. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Sponsorship anchor.fm/grtcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
55:42
March 11, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner- Kevin Samuels, help or hindrance to the African American community
The ladies of SCC discuss YouTuber & image consultant, Kevin Samuels highly controversial rhetoric. They give their thoughts, good & bad, and breakdown what they feel the impact is on the AA community. Suggested Reading: The Truth about Men: What Men and Women Need to Know by Devon Franklin Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter For Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup For Donations Cash App $UP2016
01:49:55
March 8, 2021
Author Interview with Aigne Martin. Author of My Forever Journey
GCU brings Aigne Martin to the Hot Seat! We learn more about her road to publication and hear a snippet of her book, My Forever Journey. Follow us @gcu_podcast on Twitter @gatcaughtuppodcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
35:15
March 4, 2021
Writer Wednesdays - To Pseudo or Not to Pseudo
Have you wanted to write but didn’t know if you wanted to use a pseudonym? Let’s talk about it. Here, we break down the why, when, how, and if of the pseudonym questions! Follow us @getcaughtup on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
20:30
March 3, 2021
Author Interview with Audio Narrator & Voiceover Actress Elle Cleviden
GCU interviews Elle Cleviden a sensual narrator and voiceover actress who has narrated over 65 books, and specializes in black romance novels. Here her journey into the voiceover life and get great tips for audio narrators. Bonus: enjoy a snippet of The View narrated by Elle Cleviden. Follow us IG: @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast. Sponsorships anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
01:10:45
February 25, 2021
#WriterWednesdays - DIY Graphic Designs
Have you seen these gorgeous images with authors’ books and wondered how did they create that? You probably think they paid hundreds to a professional graphics arts designer. Hold on. Maybe not. We’ll give you tips on features you can use to get and create DIY buzzworthy promotional posts. And for all other needs, hire a professional. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast & Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016
24:18
February 24, 2021
Socially Conscious Corner - Vaccinations in the African American Community
The ladies of SCC discuss their opinions on the need for vaccinations and the concerns and fears that the African American community has with vaccinations. The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of each individual and do not reflect the thoughts of the sponsors or any of the platforms. Individual research is highly recommended. Follow us on Twitter @gcu_podcast and on IG @getcaughtuppodcast Sponsorships visit anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:52:12
February 22, 2021
Author Interview with Author Valerie J. Lewis Coleman
We get to know Valerie, and she breaks down the “secrets” to protecting your goody box! Learn how she has helped other creatives on their publishing journey, and what a “Southern Belle” is! IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: @gcu_podcast Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donation: $UP2016 - Cash App Host: Untamed on all social media @authoruntamed
45:16
February 11, 2021
Writer Wednesdays - New Writers Tips
Aspiring writers! You often ask how do I begin writing, what should I write, when should I write, and how do I learn to write? Here are 4 quick tips to answers those questions.
19:15
February 10, 2021
Author Interview with Harmony A. Cambridge
GCU welcomes author Harmony Cambridge. Untamed dives in deep with Harmony about her suspenseful storytelling. Then they go slightly crazy as they discuss her newest release, The Coroner.
41:08
February 4, 2021
Season Finale - Get Caught Up Podcast - Untamed & Diane’s 2020 Year End Book Review
Host Untamed teams up with esteemed book reviewer, vlogger, & literary assistant, Diane of Diamond’s Literary World to bring you their top books of 2020 in standalone and series. Untamed also reveals who the top author interview Podcasts were for GCU in 2020.
02:00:18
December 31, 2020
Author Interview with Audra Russell
GCU discusses Audra Russell’s book, Blood Land, her upcoming projects, and her podcast Between the Reads! Follow us on IG: @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast Host Untamed on all SM @authoruntamed Donate: anchor.fm/getcaughtup or Cash App $UP2016
01:02:12
December 17, 2020
Interview with Author Courtney Marie
We learn more about Courtney’s book, Love, Lies and Blood Ties, the characters, and her future work. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter Donate: anchor.fm/getcaughtup or cash app $UP2016
38:25
December 10, 2020
Interview with Magazine Publisher LaQueisha Malone
We interview the head of Strawberry Lit Magazine and learn more about this dynamic literary gem. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter. Sponsorships: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
35:29
December 3, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner Season Finale - Black-owned Business and Holiday Gift Ideas
On the season finale of SCC, The ladies of the Socially Conscious Corner talk about their entrepreneurial ventures and give you 5 gift ideas from small business owners. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast Donate: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:44:03
November 23, 2020
Author Interview with Dr. Gloria Bozor
Dr. Gloria tells us about her passion youth safety, tips to assist with childcare awareness during the pandemic, and spills the tea on her upcoming FaFa and GloGlo book series! Follow us: IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Donate anchor.fm/getcaughtup
43:24
November 19, 2020
Writer Wednesdays- Reader Wednesday Takeover Top 10 Fave Authors
We discuss our top 10 Fave Authors and why they are our favorites. We also give you insight on their catalogs. Tune in and find out who made the list! Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter Donate anchor.fm/getcaughtup
35:44
November 18, 2020
Author Interview with Shana Gourdine
We meet Shana Gourdine, author of The Mask Behind the Mask and founder of Shana Unmasking Motivation. She is an advocate for domestic violence and winner of the 2019 Purple Heart for courage. Through Their Eyes Documentary https://youtu.be/bWaLL5gJY3o New Book Trailer https://youtu.be/shP3OM-l-eM Follow Us: IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter: @gcu_podcast Donate: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
36:15
November 12, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner - Ice Cube’s Contract with Black America and the Backlash.
The ladies of the Socially Conscious Corner take an in-depth look of parts of the CWBA and the backlash that rapper Ice Cube found himself thrust center stage. Follow us IG: @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast
02:03:58
November 9, 2020
Author Interview with Filmmaker/Author Lisa D. Adams
We interview Lisa D. Adams and discuss her journey into filmmaking, the Lisa D. Adams group, and the importance of documentaries. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
50:38
October 29, 2020
Writer Wednesdays - So You Wanna Write A Book
So you wanna write a book? You want to write but have no clue where to begin. If you are loss in the book writing sauce, tune in tomorrow. We’ll talk writing methods. IG @getcaughtuppodcast Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
21:47
October 28, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner- 2020 VP Debate and Ice Cube’s Contract with Black America
We discuss the highs and lows of the 2020 VP Debate, our thoughts, and what we feel the candidates still need to do to earn votes. In the second half, we discuss our opinions on the CWBA. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter
02:24:13
October 25, 2020
Author Interview with Leslie Crawford
We interview author Leslie Crawford about her company Exposed Books and her book Dear Future Black Queen. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG or @gcu_podcast Sponsoring anchor.fm/getcaughtup
53:32
October 22, 2020
Author Interview with K. O. McGee
We interview K. O. McGee and discuss her journey as a new author and her book, Hart: Signed. Sealed. Delivered. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast and Twitter @gcu_podcast. Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
37:31
October 15, 2020
Writer Wednesdays Get Off Those Crutches- Crutch Words!
We are not exempt in this episode! Learn more about crutch words, why they are so darn reliable, and why we need to watch overuse. Also, learn peppery alternatives to some of your fave go-to words! Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
16:15
October 14, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner- 2020 Presidential Debate
The ladies of the Socially Conscious Corner breakdown the 2020 Presidential Debate between President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast and Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:35:46
October 11, 2020
Author Interview with Lenny Williams
We discuss his books, SHE’s Divine, Asha The Princess of Matana, and The Quarantine Letters. He tells about the creativity and relatability of his works and gives advice for young writers. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter. Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
47:37
October 8, 2020
Writer Wednesday- You ISBN’ing
GCU breaks down the basics about ISBN’s. What are they? Why do you need one? How can you get one? Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Donate: anchor.fm/getcaughtup for Sponsorship or Cash App $UP2016 for one time donation
22:55
October 7, 2020
Author Interview with Author E. Raye Turonek
Learn more about E. Raye, her phenomenal psychological thriller, hear a chilling read, and figure out how to make astrology work for you. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG & @gcu_podcast on Twitter Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup or Donate to $UP2016 on cash app
01:44:17
October 1, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner Media Coverage and the Images & Stories of Black Women
The Ladies of SCC discuss how the media covers the images and stories of Black women and how they are portrayed Follow Us on Twitter @gcu_podcast on IG @getcaughtup Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:19:59
September 27, 2020
Author Interview with Byron Jamal
GCU interviews CEO, Motivational Speaker & Author Byron Jamal. He tells us about his ride to becoming a love coach and discusses his book, Successful Love. Follow Us on Twitter @gcu_podcast and on IG @getcaughtup Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
33:55
September 24, 2020
Writer Wednesday Proper Networking
Proper Networking! What is networking? Why is it important? How should I network?Learn more on this weeks Writer Wednesday tip! Follow us on Twitter @gcu_podcast and on IG @getcaughtuppodcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
27:11
September 23, 2020
Author Interview with Aquil Ali The Soul Poet
GCU interviews Aquil Ali the most interesting man in the hood! He graces the platform to discuss his Grindstone 4 Life and his poetry book, Memoirs of a 3x Ex-Husband. And a powerful spoken word piece that you don’t want to miss! Follow us: @getcaughtuppodcast on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
58:55
September 17, 2020
Writer Wednesday- Know Your Copyrights
What are copyrights? Are they important for you as an author? When is your work considered protected?Learn more on this weeks Writer Wednesday tip! Donate: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsor: anchor.fm/getcaughtup @gcu_podcast on Twitter @getcaughtuppodcast on IG
20:27
September 16, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner The Impact & Importance of Sports Protests for Social & Racial Justice.
On this episode, the ladies of the Socially Conscious Corner discuss if professional sports protests are important the impact they make on society. We also discuss the killings in Kenosha. Follow us @gcu_podcast on Twitter @getcaughtuppodcast on IG Donate: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsor: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:51:00
September 13, 2020
Author Interview with Danesha Little
Award-winning romance author Danesha Little comes through as we discuss What’s Best For Me parts 1 & 2! Full of laughter and plenty of fun! Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter
01:33:43
September 3, 2020
#WriterWednesday BIO all means
Author tips and advance to help aspiring, new, and seasoned authors. This week- what your professional bio should and should not contain! Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donations Cash App $UP2016 -Host Untamed on all social media @authoruntamed
21:04
September 2, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner Present The Breakdown Discussion of VPN Running Mate Kamala Harris
The ladies of Socially Conscious Corner discuss pertinent facts that you need to know in regard to VP Running Mate Kamala Harris. What is her record? What are her policies? Is she being ridiculed unfairly? We break it down. It gets real! You don’t want to miss it. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Donations: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:53:35
August 30, 2020
Interview with Ghostreaders Audio Narrators
Our interview with husband & wife duo, Michae & Quintell Allen, Ghostreaders. We learn more about becoming a narrator, the process of narrating and we hear a fire snippet of the audiobook, While He Sleeps. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG @gcu_podcast on Twitter Donate: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
46:06
August 27, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Power of the Hashtag
In this episode, we break down the power of hashtags and the downside of that power. Tune in! Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter. Donations: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
17:40
August 26, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner - Differing Views of the Agenda for the Black Community
In this episode, we discuss black conservatism views versus black democratic/liberal views and Black Lives Matter versus All Lives Matter Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast -Instagram and @gcu_podcast -Twitter Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
02:11:21
August 16, 2020
Author Interview with DD Wright
We interview author and Poet DD Wright. We discuss her latest poetry book, Poetry 2 Love: A Journey, her upcoming novel, and her love for Tupac. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast- IG and @gcu_podcast -Twitter Donation: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
54:19
August 13, 2020
#WriterWednesdays What’s in a Handle?
We break down the importance of cohesive branding. Get those contacts, logos, names, post and slogans on one accord! Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast - IG and @gcu_podcast - Twitter Donations Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship anchor.fm/getcaughtup
14:56
August 12, 2020
Interview with KayBee
Interview with KayBee of KayBee’s Bookshelf- literary virtual assistant, blogger, and book reviewer. We discuss her contribution to the literary industry, her favorite genres, and all things Bougie & Bookish! Authors & Readers...this is a MUST listen! Follow @getcaughtupodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter. Donations: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
01:06:43
August 6, 2020
Adjust Your Focus #WriterWednesdays
Adjusting your focus away from the distractions and the distractors. Follow us @getcaughtuppodcast on IG and @gcu_podcast on Twitter. Donations: Cash App $UP2016 Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup
22:31
August 5, 2020
SCC- The Burden of Black Women part 3 - An In-Depth Discussion of Missing & Exploited Black Women
We discuss the countless missing and exploited black girls and women, possible reasons why they are missing, the lack of concern by community & law enforcement, and the lack of media coverage. We also discuss injustices to women of color in our armed forces. Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup or Donate: $UP2016 follow us on IG @getcaughtupodcast and on Twitter @gcu_podcast
01:47:22
August 2, 2020
Author Interview with C. Darayl Howard
Learn about C. Darayl Howard and her series Tell Me Something Good on GCU. Follow us on IG: @getcaughtuppodcast and on Twitter @gcu_podcast. Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup Cash App $UP2016
35:09
July 30, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Seek An Expert
Tips and advice for aspiring, new or seasoned authors to assist on your literary journey. Follow us on IG @getcaughtuppodcast and on Twitter @gcu_podcast. Sponsorship: anchor.fm/getcaughtup Donate: $UP2016
20:28
July 29, 2020
Socially Conscious Corner- The Burden of the Black Woman 2
This weeks topic is part 2 of our conversation; The Burden of the Black Woman. We tackle shouldering the burden of being a supporter of our black mates and the disrespect of the black man towards the black woman.
01:26:53
July 19, 2020
Author Interview with Author Christy Sanderson
Our interview with author and founder of Glory Nation, Christy Sanderson. Listen to this episode and find out more! Follow us on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship at the homepage anchor.fm/getcaughtup or donate to Cash App $UP2016 --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/getcaughtup/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/getcaughtup/support
31:59
July 16, 2020
Be Intentional #WriterWednesday
Be Intentional- what’s in a name, a title, a network or a project? Find out before you engage. Be intentional about your brand. Listen to this episode and find out more! Follow us on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship at the homepage anchor.fm/getcaughtup or donate to Cash App $UP2016 --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/getcaughtup/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/getcaughtup/support
20:32
July 15, 2020
The Burden of the Black Woman Part 1- Socially Conscious Corner
Socially Conscious Corner delves into the Burden of the Black Woman. We peel back the layers of social and racial injustices because silence is no longer an option. Part 1
01:10:58
July 5, 2020
Author Interview with Natasha Tynes
Ripped from the Headlines! See how a controversial tweet made this author go viral and lose her book deal. We discuss her path through cancel culture, and road to redemption as well as her book, They Called Me Wyatt.
47:31
June 25, 2020
You BETA Read! #WriterWednesdaysRewind
What do BETA readers do? Should you use them? Who do you choose? Listen to this episode and find out more! Follow us on Twitter @gcu_podcast Sponsorship at the homepage anchor.fm/getcaughtup or donate to Cash App $UP2016
11:21
June 24, 2020
Author Interview with Danielle Allen
Interview with Romance Author Extraordinaire Danielle Allen. We dive into her books Work Song, Broken Clocks, and Annabelle and Lee and find out what’s cooking up next for Danielle!
01:52:28
June 18, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Your Reputation Precedes Itself
Don’t let your reputation take a back door hit! Listen to these tips that will help you continue to secure the client and the bag!
27:08
June 17, 2020
Author Interview with K. Reshay
Learn more about the Founder and President of the Me Time Book Club, hear a hilarious snippet of her latest release, All Things Work Out Well, and listen to Untamed & K. Reshay tackle socially conscious issues plagued our nation today. You don’t want to miss it.
01:14:40
June 11, 2020
Author Interview with Author/Poet LaDonna Marie
Get caught up with Author/Poet LaDonna Marie, international award-winning author and founder of Planting Positive Seeds (PPS)
52:00
June 4, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Let Your Voice Be Heard
Understanding how and when to use your voice to make a change. Stand up against social injustice for persons f color.
33:44
June 3, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Hot Romance Reads
We selected 5 hot romance series reads that we loved and we think you’ll love too. Pick up these summer sizzlers and get caught up in some blazing reads!
36:46
May 27, 2020
Author Interview with Author and Poet Kiana Donae
Interview with Author and Poet Kiana Donae as we discuss her Love & Ink series, Cultivating Ink, her Noteworthy podcast and more!
01:06:07
May 21, 2020
#WriterWednesdays 26Advanced Adjectives to Advance Your Writing
Writing tips to add word depth and maturity to your writing skills. Follow @untamedpublishingllc on IG; @untamedpub on Twitter and Untamed Publishing on Facebook
11:54
May 20, 2020
Special Edition- Untamed and Diane’s Review of the McClain Brothers series by Alexandria House
A candid and hysterical conversation discussing and reviewing one of the hottest black romance series, the McClain Brothers series by Alexandria House
01:23:25
May 14, 2020
#WriterWednesday Your Brand and You
Tips on how to build your brand and make it last successfully. Follow Untamed Publishing on Facebook: Untamed Publishing. On Twitter @untamedpub and on IG @untamedpublishingllc
22:04
May 13, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Vet Your Network
This week’s #WriterWednesdays episode gives advice on the dos and don’ts of proper networking. It’s a necessity to network with people in your craft or business. Making those connections builds rapport and helping hands. But make sure it works for you and definitely make sure it’s not one-sided.
24:04
May 7, 2020
Author Interview with Author Cassandra Dyer
Get Caught UP catches up with England, UK native Cassandra Dyer and her Love and Success Book series. Special Announcement: Get 30% off her entire book series or her self-publishing self help book at www.cassiscreative.com use code: Untamed and follow her @Cassiscreative
36:18
May 7, 2020
Author Interview with Kisha Townsend aka EroticKookie
Author Interview with Kisha Townsend- life coach and author AND a GIVEAWAY! @theekkove @theauthorsuite
46:36
April 30, 2020
#WriterWednesdays Professionalism Pays Off
Tips on remaining professional as a business and consumer. Follow us on IG- @untamedpublishingllc Twitter: @untamedpub and Facebook Untamed Publishing
32:39
April 29, 2020
Author Interview- Xodus Morgan with special guest Veena Kenoah
Interview with the NightAngel Xodus about his FBX Magazine and a short sizzling reading! Follow him on IG @thefallenbyxodusmagazine and Follow Veena on IG @vkwithlove
57:45
April 23, 2020
Back to the Basics #WriterWednesdays
Before you go pro, here’s the basic writing skills you need to know. Follow Untamed Publishing @untamedpublishingllc- Instagram @untamedpub- Twitter www.untamedpublishing.net
18:30
April 22, 2020
Author Interview- Author L.R. Jackson
Interview with author L. R. Jackson about her books, Haven, Land is the Free, and Royal Secrets, and her advice for new or aspiring authors. Follow her on Facebook at L. R. Jackson or on IG: @mdgirl1979
53:22
April 16, 2020
Hook, Line, & Synopsis #WriterWednesday
What is a synopsis? Why is it important? What are some do’s and dont’s? Tune in and see!
12:48
April 15, 2020
Author Interview - Author Kevin Barrick
Get Caught UP interviews Author Kevin Barrick on his book Creativity Brewing @kevinbarrick on Twitter
29:60
April 9, 2020
#WriterWednesday Get Paid for your Passion
Need further motivation to dive into your writing passion? How about getting paid to do it? Today, we give you ideas to write and make money while doing it!
14:38
April 8, 2020
Author Interview -Star Singletary
Author interview with Star Singletary and her book, His Battle, Her Love
30:46
April 2, 2020
Quarantine Reads #WriterWednesday
Tips to take advantage of your social distancing time and the best standalone and series books to read
50:49
April 1, 2020
Welcome Back- Social Distancing
The Get Caught Up podcast bringing you the latest in Author tips, reader suggestions, and author interviews!
22:25
March 23, 2020
Season Finale: Get Caught UP Podcast Awards 2019
Thanks for a wonderful season of tips and interviews. The votes are in... the listens counted... and your winners are....
39:31
December 19, 2019
Author Interview with JC and Untamed
The authors celebrate the release of The Contract 2 and the anniversary of The Contract
01:04:09
December 18, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Bad News Reviews
Tips and advice for aspiring, new and seasoned authors untamedpublishing.net
15:08
December 11, 2019
Author Interview- Authors Akela Renae and Carlos Harleaux
Author Interview with Authors Akela Renae and Carlos Harleaux and their book, Only For One Night
35:08
December 5, 2019
#WriterWednesdays You BETA Read Episode 13
Untamed Publishing tips and advice for authors for the literary industry.
10:57
December 4, 2019
Author Interview- Author Danesha Little
Interview with Author Danesha Little as we discuss her book series, Unapologetically Me! @dlittlewriter on social media
31:35
November 21, 2019
#WriterWednesdays- To Self-Publish or Not to Self-Publish, that is the Question
Advice and Tips for aspiring writers, new authors and seasoned authors
15:50
November 20, 2019
Author Interview with Author LeVonda Brown
Join us as we meet LeVonda and discuss her books, BDSM and great new author tips!
30:28
November 14, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Easy, Breezy, Beautiful Book Cover
Tips and advice to aspiring, new and seasoned authors on the literary industry
14:12
November 13, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Promote Yourself Episode 10
UP tips and advice to inspiring, new and seasoned authors on their literary journey!
11:60
November 6, 2019
Author Interview- Red Ink Publications with Aminah Iman, Omega, and Jacqueline Stone
UP celebrates the 5th Annual October Horrorfest with the Queens of Horror from Red Ink Publications. Learn more about them their books and the crossover novel, Order of Chaos Level One.
48:11
October 31, 2019
Author Interview: Author Brittany Pitteard
Get Caught UP with author Brittany Pitteard and her series The Lines of Loyalty! We’ll dive into her books, must know tips for authors & her future goals! You don’t want to miss it. Music: Sippin’ by Monique Baines
57:06
October 10, 2019
Interview with Diane Rembert of Diamond’s Literary World
The award-winning Interviewer, vlogger and reviewer joins the hot seat! She’ll give great author tips, hot read suggestions, and a GIVEAWAY!!! You don’t want to miss it!
01:30:27
September 26, 2019
Author Interview: Author Jazmin Billings
Get caught UP with new indie author Jazmin Billings as she prepares to release her 1st novel, How to Love November 27th!
33:38
September 12, 2019
Author Interview: Author Laura T. Johnson
Learn more about Laura Johnson and her book series Unbalanced!
38:37
August 22, 2019
#awriterWednesday Repeating Ruins Your Reputability
Untamed’s tidbits and quick tips on the literary industry and business
09:20
July 6, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 8 Research Before You Reach Out
Untamed’s quick tips and tidbits on the literary industry
13:59
June 12, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 7 The Purpose is to Promote Your Work
Tidbits, tips and tricks to help aspiring, new and seasoned authors in The their craft and the literary industry. Get Caught UP!
10:48
June 5, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 6- Business Consultations Saves Associationships, Friendships and Kinships
Giving tips, trick of the trade and feedback for the literary industry and business.
16:54
May 22, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 5 To Read or Not to Read That is the Question
Should writers read while working on a project? Did you stop reading after you became an author? We’ll tackle these questions in this podcast..
12:29
May 15, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 4: We Grow as People, Our Characters Should Too
Untamed Publishing offers tidbits of advice about character development.
08:41
May 8, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 3: You Are Good Enough
We often wonder as authors, are we good enough? Today, we’ll try to help you dispel the negative thoughts and trust your process.
07:08
May 1, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 2: “Where is my pen?”
#WriterWednesdays Episode 2 Where is my pen? Tips to help you keep track and remember your creative ideas
09:06
April 17, 2019
#WriterWednesdays Episode 1: “Critique is Not Criticism”
Untamed’s Tidbits and Talk for writers and readers! Let’s build and be better together.
12:34
March 27, 2019
Author Interview- Author Curtis Witters
Author Interview with author, hip hop artist and publisher, Curtis Witters aka Villa Dom about his first upcoming book release, “Fatherhood at 19: No Tutorial Books”
44:16
February 28, 2019
Author Interview: Author Jami Preston
Get to know Jami P Writes and her book When a Good Girl Goes Bad- Berkeley’s Tale
39:05
February 7, 2019
Author Interview: Author Nadine Frye
Interview and literary gems with the author of the Dark Dom series @purplelyricfanlife on IG
42:40
January 24, 2019
Author Interview: Author Onicka Daniel
Author Interview with Onicka Daniel, author of The Holiday Boys @theholidayboys on Instagram
35:47
January 10, 2019
Get Caught UP
Untamed Publishing’s premiere episode
17:20
January 4, 2019