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Inside Writing

70 EpisodesProduced by Gotham WritersWebsite

Brought to you by Gotham Writers Workshop, Inside Writing gets you the inside scoop on the writing industry, from book to screen to stage. Each episode, host Josh Sippie interviews one or two creatives (writer, agent, editor, producer, director), every guest excelling within their endeavors. They di… read more


Inside Writing vs Life

In season three, episode three of Gotham Writers' Inside Writing, host Josh Sippie conducts a panel discussion with writers Sarah McColl and Daniel Jose Older. They discuss what writing time really means, how to find the routine that works for you, and the subtle art of writing even when you’re not writing.

Links from the panelists:
Sarah McColl’s website:
Sarah’s memoir, Joy Enough:
Sarah’s Twitter:
Sarah’s substack, “Lost Art”:

Daniel Jose Older’s website:
Daniel’s books:
Daniel’s Twitter:
Daniel's Instagram:
Daniel's TikTok:
Daniel's upcoming book, Ballad & Dagger:

Stuff mentioned during the show:
Jennifer Egan’s quote:
“You can only write regularly if you're willing to write badly”

The poem that Daniel mentioned, by Antonio Machado, is found in “Border of a Dream: Selected Poems.” The specific quote mentioned was “Traveler, there is no path. The path is made by walking.”

Other important links:
Inside Writing on YouTube:
Gotham Twitter:​
Josh Sippie's Twitter:

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