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Time For Your Hobby

Apr 2020

Ep.85 Going On A Word Journey (York - Novelist)

April 12, 2020
(York - Novelist)
In this episode, I had the honour to have York as my guest. He shared with me his interest in being a novelist as his hobby. 
York’s links:
York’s website/podcast: Poetic Earthlings 
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Full Transcript: Otter.ai TFYH
Merch: TFYHpodcast 
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00:28 - Intro
01:05 - Who is York?
01:20 - Do you have a link or website you would like to share?/ Where can people find you?
03:50 - How did you get introduced to being a novelist?
08:43 - What kind of novels do you prefer to create?
09:49 - How much are your stories influenced by real life?
11:48 - How many stories have you created and how many of those stories have you included yourself?
13:55 - What is your preferred method to create these stories?
15:15 - What is your process with coming up with an idea?
21:09 - Have you noticed your writing evolved over the years?
24:35 - What would you say is the best part about being a novelist?
26:01 - Are many of your stories connected in one universe?
27:35 - Is there a novelist that inspires you?
28:21 - What are some misconceptions about people who are novelists?
31:00 - How did being a novelist have an impact on your perspective on life?
34:54 - Has writing novels ever stressed you out?
37:00 - Has other people’s opinions have an impact on your writing?
39:42 - What was your biggest challenge when you first started your hobby?
40:26 - What is your current challenge?
42:33 - Do you have any word of advice for anyone who might be interested in this hobby?
49:59 - Do you have a link or website you would like to share?/ Where can people find you?
51:24 - Do you have any questions for me about writing?
55:50 - Outro