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From the writing desk of award-nominated and award-winning authors and podcasters Philippa Ballantine and Tee Morris comes The Shared Desk, a writer's show that explores collaboration, science fiction, fantasy, and just about anything that catches their fleeting attention spans.
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Episode 72: The 2017 Smoky Writers Retreat Wrap-Up (featuring K.T. Bryski…and even MORE Hamilton!!!)
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You STILL can’t say “No” to this…
It is the Lin-Manuel Miranda edition of The Shared Desk. Don’t think Lin-Manuel Miranda has anything to do with our topic, but as you listen to the show, you’ll understand why we are dedicating this show to the cast of the hottest musical to hit Broadway in decades…
00:00 — Introduction
How many times is Pip going to make this joke?
First time with new mics? Why, yes — yes, it is!
Special Guest — K.T. Bryski who is always writing like she’s running out of time…
New drop-in’s from Hamilton: An American Musical…again!
So what’s the new gear and what do you all think?
Tee’s on a Heil PR781 for the first time, and digging it!
Pip is working the Heil PR40 while using a Heil PL2T Boom Mic stand.
Katie is the rebel of the three of us, recording on the MXL BCD-1 (which came with a WS-002 windscreen) with the BCD Boom Mic stand.
Thoughts and opinions on the new gear…
So why the upgrade? Tee Morris and Chuck Tomasi are returning to the stands with Podcasting for Dummies: The Third Edition!
06:48 — Episode 72: The 2017 Smoky Writers Retreat Wrap-Up (featuring K.T. Bryski…now with even MORE Hamilton!!!)
What are we taking with us? (Sing along if you know the drop-in…)
Always nice to see Stephen Grenade when you get there.
A look at the man behind the Smoky Writers Retreat….
Great Things about the New Cabin
Double the hot tubs!
Everyone had beds!
Where we found our place to write in Valhalla?
Katie is being distracting!
Tee starts up a new routine: A Brisk Morning Walk — UPHILL — BOTH WAYS!!!
Watch one of the videos from Tee & Tim’s Morning Walk, and laugh at how hard we are working…
What we were working on…
For Pip: The Illuminal — first draft, now at a 50K word count
For Katie: She started off wanting to write a novel, but took a step back to work on short stories.
For Tee: Dope, now over 27K deep and running at a good pace
If you are not reading Piper J. Drake’s bestselling trilogy, you should be!
WHAT WAS THE FAVORITE FOOD?!?
For Katie: Salmon and Soba Noodles
For Pip: She refuses to choose…
For Tee: The Lamb Curry
Tee starts taking risks with Sirracha.
A Day at MagicQuest
How to fix MagicQuest from authors who have never grown up…
The Mirror Maze — FUN!
Blacklight Pirate Golf, as you do!
Smoky Writers is NOT a vacation.
Just accept it — we all love M.K.!
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