S2, E30: Behind the Scenes


After sharing a bit about my new glasses and talking about Will Weaton’s awesome post on depression, I take you on a “behind the scenes” tour of the various tools and websites I use for my writing, research, making covers, running my website, and, of course, producing this show.

  • Writing
  • Research
    • Google – research starting point
    • Wikipedia
    • Google Maps – plotting places when set in real world
    • Photos from Google, Flickr, etc
    • The library
  • Cover work
    • Adobe Fireworks CS 5.5
    • Adobe PhotoShop CS 5.5
    • Morgue File for pics
    • My own photography
  • Podcast
    • Record: Spreaker DJ app for iOS, Zoom H4N Handy Portable Digital Recorder
    • Audacity
    • Host: Spreaker
  • Website/Social
    • AdobeDreamweaver CS 5.5
      • XHTML, CSS, jQuery, ColdFusion/CFML
    • Hosting: HostNexus
    • Domain Registrar: GKG

Progress Report: Finished reviewing Aisuru’s outline and ready to start writing the two new chapters

Music Clip: Bach’s “Gymnopedie No. 1” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/)