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  • In this episode, we discuss dealing with failure as a creative.

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    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on creativity.

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    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

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    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok

  • In this episode, Regina and James discuss structure in creativity. They discuss Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey and how you can find the structure in popular works. They go through the structure of Jaws and talk about how creativity thrives with limitations.

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    Mentioned in this Episode:

    Paul Tremblay Books:

    A Head Full of Ghosts

    Horror Movie

    The Cabin at the End of the World

    Other Books:

    The Writer's Journey

    The Night House

    Ninth House

    Other Links:

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on creativity.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok

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    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on creativity.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • Mentioned in this episode:

    Watch Zombitos

    Watch Regina’s Zatarain’s Commercial

    Next Book Worms Coming Soon: Rock & Roll Horror

    Buy Book Worms and Book Worms Merch on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this episode, Regina and James discuss what they believe the future of social media looks like for creators.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Watch Gemini Rising

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms and Book Worms Merch on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • Regina and James discuss playing the fool in your art and in your life.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Slime & Slashers YouTube Channel

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms and Book Worms Merch on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • Regina and James discuss not giving a BLEEP what people think when crafting your story.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Slime & Slashers YouTube Channel

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms and Book Worms Merch on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • Regina and James discuss reentering child’s play to bring forth your best creativity.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    BOOKS

    The Power of Fun

    The Bestseller Code

    A Mystery of Mysteries: The Death and Life of Edgar Allan Poe

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms and Book Worms Merch on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    Dr. J’s The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Regina and James discuss art vs. commerce when it comes to your writing. Also discussions on A.I. and writing.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Mentioned in this Episode

    CriminOlly YouTube Channel

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your Rock & Roll Horror short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    James’ Newsletter & A.I. Critique Class

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Regina and James discuss Heinlein’s fifth rule for writing.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    SF Writer Article

    How To Scrivener Video

    Book: Atomic Habits

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Regina and James discuss Heinlein’s fourth rule for writing.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Next Book Worms Theme: Rock & Roll Horror

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    SF Writer Article

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Regina is off this week. James gives his thoughts on a free webinar on finding a literary agent.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Jericho Writers Free Webinar: https://event.webinarjam.com/replay/395/44ro5sq6bz5clnqbq4ow

    James’ Newsletter

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • Regina and James discuss Robert Heinlein’s 3rd Rule for Writers: You Must Refrain From Rewriting, Except to Editorial Order. This rule may be the most controversial rule among the group. Regina and James give their opinions on what they think it means.

    Mentioned in this episode:

    Coursera Course: Creative Writing: The Craft of Plot

    Regina’s Blog

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit jamesippoliti.substack.com
  • James ' interview with Grady Hendrix from his podcast This Is Some Scene. Since James was sick, we are posting this episode to make up for missing a week. We will return with a new episode at the end of this week. If you would like more interviews with writers, please find us on Instagram at bookwormshorrorzine and let us know. Enjoy the show.

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this Episode:

    Regina and James talk about Robert A. Heinlein's 2nd Rule of writing: FINISH WHAT YOUR START. More challenging than it sounds.

    Talked about in this episode:

    Articles on writing by James on Medium

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this Episode:

    Regina and James talk about Robert A. Heinlein's 1st Rule of writing: YOU MUST WRITE. Not as easy as it sounds.

    Talked about in this episode:

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    Get James’ short story on Kindle >

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this Episode:

    Regina and James talk about how to describe clothing in your writing.

    Talked about in this episode:

    The Sears Catalog Archives

    Watch Gemini Rising

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this Episode:

    Regina and James talk about how you can ask for reviews of your book as well as how to stay sane when reading your reviews—good or bad.

    Talked about in this episode:

    NetGalley

    Bookfunnel

    Get Regina’s book > Buy Carni

    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James DeFeo offer tips on writing fiction.

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    Follow our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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  • In this episode, Regina and James talk about pen names. Why would you use a pen name, and what are some examples of established authors and their reasons for choosing a pen name?

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    About This Podcast:

    From the Office of Demonology & Regina's Haunted Library, Book Worms Horror Zine editors Regina Saint Claire and James Ippoliti offer tips on writing fiction.

    A great zine needs excellent fiction, and since we are seeking great horror fiction for Book Worms, we created this podcast to give authors advice for writing and submitting.

    Buy Book Worms on our Etsy page

    Contact Us:

    Email (not for submissions): [email protected]

    Submit your short story (up to 1500 words) to:

    La Regina Studio, Grundy Commons, 925 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007

    Join us on social to chat Book Worms Horror

    And for more Book Worms, check out our Instagram for behind-the-scenes of the show and to interact with us every single day.

    Regina's Haunted Library YouTube Channel

    The Office of Demonology YouTube Channel (James' Channel)

    The Real Demons of Pop Culture Podcast

    James on TikTok



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