Sparks' Notes: Weekly(ish) Writing Reflections by Author Lindsey Sparks

Episode 70: Secondary Storylines, ARC Readers, and AI Art Outrage

December 19, 2022 Lindsey Sparks, Lindsey Fairleigh Season 1 Episode 70
Episode 70: Secondary Storylines, ARC Readers, and AI Art Outrage
Sparks' Notes: Weekly(ish) Writing Reflections by Author Lindsey Sparks
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Sparks' Notes: Weekly(ish) Writing Reflections by Author Lindsey Sparks
Episode 70: Secondary Storylines, ARC Readers, and AI Art Outrage
Dec 19, 2022 Season 1 Episode 70
Lindsey Sparks, Lindsey Fairleigh

Hi there! I'm Lindsey Sparks, author of fantasy romance books and mythology with a twist. Welcome to my weekly author's notes podcast! This episode was recorded on Sunday, December 18, 2022, and I would love to share some of my reflections from this past week with you.

CURRENT DEALS & STEALS:
Starter Library for newsletter subscribers (FREE ebooks and audiobooks of my series starters, and more!)
https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/join-newsletter

FREE on all ebook retailers: Echo in Time
https://books2read.com/echointime

ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Accepting new members of the ARC team.
Email me if you're interested: lindsey@authorlindseysparks.com

CURRENT WIP:
With ARC readers: The Raven Queen (The Ending Legacy, book 1)
Writing: Darkness Between the Stars (Fateless Trilogy, book 2)
AI Art (using Midjourney): Scene illustrations for Darkness Between the Stars & Allworld Online: Looking Glass
(check out the #create-ai-art and #ai-art-gallery and #lindseys-ai-art-studio on Discord)

READING:
Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
For a Few Demons More by Kim Harrison

WATCHING:
Pennyworth S3
Bridgerton S2

HIGH:
Some great writing days last week! I had an AWESOME muse strike yesterday for one of the secondary POV character's storylines that I'm really excited about.

LOW:
The AI art controversy

LAST WEEK'S OBSESSION:
AI art / the controversy surrounding AI art

FUN RESEARCH LINKS:
The Creative War Against AI Has Already Been Lost by Derek Murphy
https://www.creativindie.com/the-creative-war-against-ai-art-has-already-been
-lost/

BIG GOAL(s):
- write 5+ chapters of Darkness Between the Stars (finish Tarset POV chapters)
- send newsletter

LOOKING FORWARD TO:
All the Christmas fun. :)
-
BONUS STORIES ON PATREON: Daily WIP chapters, monthly serials, and bonus stories!
https://www.patreon.com/lindseysparks

JOIN MY READER GROUP ON DISCORD:
https://discord.gg/EH4XPY6djP

SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEWSLETTER:
https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/join-newsletter

WEBSITE: https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/

Support the Show.

Show Notes

Hi there! I'm Lindsey Sparks, author of fantasy romance books and mythology with a twist. Welcome to my weekly author's notes podcast! This episode was recorded on Sunday, December 18, 2022, and I would love to share some of my reflections from this past week with you.

CURRENT DEALS & STEALS:
Starter Library for newsletter subscribers (FREE ebooks and audiobooks of my series starters, and more!)
https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/join-newsletter

FREE on all ebook retailers: Echo in Time
https://books2read.com/echointime

ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Accepting new members of the ARC team.
Email me if you're interested: lindsey@authorlindseysparks.com

CURRENT WIP:
With ARC readers: The Raven Queen (The Ending Legacy, book 1)
Writing: Darkness Between the Stars (Fateless Trilogy, book 2)
AI Art (using Midjourney): Scene illustrations for Darkness Between the Stars & Allworld Online: Looking Glass
(check out the #create-ai-art and #ai-art-gallery and #lindseys-ai-art-studio on Discord)

READING:
Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
For a Few Demons More by Kim Harrison

WATCHING:
Pennyworth S3
Bridgerton S2

HIGH:
Some great writing days last week! I had an AWESOME muse strike yesterday for one of the secondary POV character's storylines that I'm really excited about.

LOW:
The AI art controversy

LAST WEEK'S OBSESSION:
AI art / the controversy surrounding AI art

FUN RESEARCH LINKS:
The Creative War Against AI Has Already Been Lost by Derek Murphy
https://www.creativindie.com/the-creative-war-against-ai-art-has-already-been
-lost/

BIG GOAL(s):
- write 5+ chapters of Darkness Between the Stars (finish Tarset POV chapters)
- send newsletter

LOOKING FORWARD TO:
All the Christmas fun. :)
-
BONUS STORIES ON PATREON: Daily WIP chapters, monthly serials, and bonus stories!
https://www.patreon.com/lindseysparks

JOIN MY READER GROUP ON DISCORD:
https://discord.gg/EH4XPY6djP

SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEWSLETTER:
https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/join-newsletter

WEBSITE: https://www.authorlindseysparks.com/

Support the Show.