Working hard on my writing and producing Chatting With Sherri!

1907596_943621512345108_8947102205798756801_nI have been working hard in the last few weeks.  Once I completed my season of Sherri’s Playhouse I focused on my writing which to be honest had been sadly neglected. So I have completed two articles, two fan fictions stories and the first drafts of my new books. I am waiting for the edits of my books and finishing the latest fan fic. Once I finish my books I will work on my new play.

I am also working on a few new projects that I can’t discuss yet both because they are still in the beginning stages and because I am superstitious enough that I don’t want too jinx them.  But if they come to fruition I will be over the moon excited. 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri chatted with  author Lee Murray  about how to network with other authors through writing groups, conventions and events. We had a lot of fun and we also chatted about her latest work; INTO THE MIST!  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/09/20/chatting-with-sherri-welcomes-back-author-lee-murray-to-chat-about-her-latest-wo

 

 

 

0 jessica pictureChatting With Sherri also chatted with author and Science Fiction Convention expert Jessica Brawner. We chatted about creativity, how to navigate being a new fan and her newest works of fiction.  

 

 

 

And the last one I want to tell you about is, Chatting With Sherri chatted with author and publisher Dawn Carter with Wicked Publishing. We chatted about Independent publishing and some their newest works. better

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This coming Tuesday, Chatting With Sherri chats with author Rachel Rossano about; The Making of a Man! 9/27/2016 0-rachel-210:30AMPT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/09/27/chatting-with-sherri

 

 

 

 

 

0 sherriCheck out my books page on my website where you can buy out of print copies of my books; http://sherrirabinowitz.simplesite.com/424092376

 

 

 

 

Ups and downs with all the changes in life; Entering My Second Half by Sherri Rabinowitz  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B015T985JO/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_x_0hIUxb8J4WDX5 … 

12033115_1048012205239371_236223503727800733_n Different Is Beautiful: A love note to the children of the world! A beautiful book trailer for my new Children’s Book Different Is Beautiful; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmZjNGFNy-U Our book is about love and acceptance. Written By Sherri Rabinowitz, Illustrated By Anja Gruber.  Different Is Beautiful is available at Amazon; https://www.amazon.com/dp/1499617542/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_x_MAS4xbD14FPGZ 

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Anniversary of Chatting With Sherri and the winner of The Annual Playwright Award!

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 Now it is time to let you know who won our annual playwright award, The nominees were Roy Proctor, Everett Roberts and Mary D. Brooks.  (As the producer I am not included in this list.)  The winner was selected by several factors by a committee who considered a lot of different contributions to the shows.  So for the winner…drum roll… this seasons winner is Mary D 1 maryBrooks for her play; A Widgie Knight.  Congratulations Mary! Please keep your eyes peeled to this page for the nominees of second annual Chatty Award! https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/

 

 

 

 

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The 5th Anniversary of my show was on Sept 3rd. Wow! I can hardly believe it! I am so grateful to all my guests for taking part.  I especially want to thank Steven L. Sears and Brooks Wachtel for their kindness and support throughout the series especially Steve at the conception of my show thank you so much! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard

 

 

 

 

Join us on Chatting With Sherri  as we welcome back author Jessica Brawner on 9/6/2016 10:30AM PDT !   0 jessica picture0 jessica 4

 

 

 

 

 

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Though we had a few technical difficulties I had great time chatting with very interesting screenwriter and author Richard Mueller.  We chatted about how he came to write screenplays, teleplays and documentaries. Also how and why he began to write novels. It is a very interesting show, listen in;  .

 

 

New Fan Fiction stories;

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Two Hearts Becoming One by Rithebard – Lord Peter Wimsey – Dorothy L. Sayers, Father Brown (… http://archiveofourown.org/works/6109604 

 

 

 

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My books; 

 

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Ups and downs with all the changes in life; Entering My Second Half by Sherri Rabinowitz  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B015T985JO/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_x_0hIUxb8J4WDX5 … 

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A beautiful book trailer for my new Children’s Book Different Is Beautiful. Our book is about love and acceptance. Written By Sherri Rabinowitz, Illustrated By Anja Gruber. Music: Midsummer by Kevin MacLeod. Different Is Beautiful is available at Amazon; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmZjNGFNy-U

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Interviews and Playwright Award!

0 new widgie posterWe had our last performance of the season, Sherri’s Playhouse presents the radio play “A Widgie Knight” by Mary D Brooks! It is a wonderful play and the production went very well please come and listen to the archive to this lovely play. http://tobtr.com/s/9213229.

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0 Kerry Greenwood 2Interview with the wonderful Kerry Greenwood! https://rithebard.wordpress.com/2016/08/19/interview-with-the-wonderful-kerry-greenwood/ … via @rithebard

0 51DkxKJ6OlLChatting With Sherri welcomes screenwriter and author Richard Mueller! 8/30/2016 10:30 AM PDT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/08/30/chatting-with-sherri-welcomes-screenwriter-and-author-richard-mueller#.V8HiY8Np8rI.twitter

duo poster v2We had a great time chatting with playwright and actress; Anne Daviesk about her play Fifteen for Two! We chatted about theater and writing plays. We also talked about the production of a new play and how she got her inspiration. listen in; http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/08/16/chatting-with-sherri#.V6vhJcWLa9M.twitter

Ups and downs with all the changes in life; Entering My Second Half by Sherri Rabinowitz https://www.amazon.com/dp/B015T985JO/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_x_0hIUxb8J4WDX5 … via @amazon

bigger cats_rgb300 (2) for childrens bookA beautiful book trailer for my new Children’s Book Different Is Beautiful. Our book is about love and acceptance. Written By Sherri Rabinowitz, Illustrated By Anja Gruber. Music: Midsummer by Kevin MacLeod. Different Is Beautiful is available at Amazon; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmZjNGFNy-U

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Interview with the wonderful Kerry Greenwood!

I am so excited to present my interview with one of my favorite writers; Kerry Greenwood! I have spent hours both reading and watching her creation; Miss Phryne Fisher in the books and the tv series; Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries.  So it was cool to ask her some questions that have been on my mind about my favorite characters and how they came to be…

 

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1. Thank you for taking part in my Author Q and A, to start could you tell us a bit about yourself and your background?

I was born in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray. I have a degree in English and Law from Melbourne University and was admitted to the legal profession on the 1st of April 1982, a day which I find both soothing and significant.

I have written a number of plays, including The Troubadours with Stephen D’Arcy, and has worked as a folk-singer, a factory hand, a director, a producer, a translator, a costume-maker, a cook, and also qualified as a solicitor to her great amusement. I embroider very well, cannot knit, and has flown planes and leapt out of them (with parachute) in an attempt to cure her fear of heights. I can detect second-hand bookshops through walls.

0 miss fisher book coverMy first book Cocaine Blues, a murder mystery set in the 1920s, was published by McPhee/Gribble in 1989 and, much to the author’s astonishment, was a success. The elegant and irrepressible sleuth, Phryne Fisher, has since returned (almost annually)

2. I love both your books and the TV series that was based on your books, was there one thing that just inspired it? Was there a light bulb moment for you, for Phryne?

I was sitting on a tram on my way home from seeing a publisher who didn’t want what I’d offered and want a crime move instead. I said it must be historical and on my way home Phryne just came to me. It was as if she got on the tram with her beautiful hair cut and fabulous fashion sense and her gun, and sat next me.

3. Phryne is such a great role model for girls for empowerment and self determination, when you created her did you have that in mind or was it just a happy outcome?

It was always my intention. I am a feminist and everything I wrote comes from that intrinsic fact.np-final-web-opener-1

4. DI Jack Robinson is really a lovely man in the novels but he is so different in the series, Nathan Page’s performance as Jack Robinson is very compelling and exciting were you a part of the process for the changes in his character?

Yes always. He had to be handsome for TV and I had no objection. He also had to play a more major role in Phryne’s investigations because that’s how TV series works. I was also happy about.

51845.Essie Davis is amazing as Phryne Fisher, it was the first thing that attracted me to series because she gives such a fun and dynamic performance. When you first saw Essie on film what was your reaction ?

 

I had been trawling through hundreds of   audition on video. And they were all wrong. And then suddenly there was Essie – and it didn’t a bit that she had long hair and did not look like Phryne but she sounded like her and was immediately perfect.  The exact same thing happened when I saw Nathan and Ashleigh. Thetumblr_inline_nqa838ZzdI1t3rt48_540y were perfect for Jack and Dot.

 

6. What was it about 1920’s that inspired you to place your novels during that time?

It was when women started to do all sorts of things they’d not done before – partly because the world was changing and partly because they were fewer men after World War I. Women were lawyers, doctors, they could drive cars, ride motorcycles and fly aeroplanes. It was a fascinating time.

7. How do you feel about the fan response to the TV series?
Overjoyed and a bit humbled as I never expected it to happen or to have such a great reaction. And of course it’s brought more people to my books.

8. You were recently at the launch0 nathan, essie and Kerry for the coloring book, was it fun? How do you feel about your characters in a coloring book?

The launch was fun especially as Essie and Nathan were both there. We had a lovely day. And I love colouring books so who would’t
want to colour in Phryne’s clothiers.

9. There is a lot of talk about the next project in view is a movie, are you excited?

Of course, I jump up and down a lot.

 

 

10. Do you have a new novel coming out or any other events that your fans should know about?

Yes. Another Corinna is on the way. And have recently published three volumes of erotica called Herotica and Mytherotica from Ancient to outer space.  These are currently on eBooks but my other publisher Clan Destine Press is about to do paperback as well.    http://www.clandestinepress.com.au/content/herotica-mytherotica-and-adventures-kerry-greenwood

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Photo Credits for this Interview;

Kerry Greenwood’s  Photo by Clan Destine Press Website

Photo of Nathan Page by  © SAM MCADAM-COOPER.

Photo’s from Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries from Every Cloud Productions Website.

Photo at Coloring Book launch is  by Corinne Kanowski

 

 

 

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End of the season for Sherri’s Playhouse, Interviews and Books!

0 new widgie posterThe last play of this season of Sherri’s Playhouse will be presented on Aug 21st at 8pm Pacific Time. So I am excited to the end the season with this great radio play “A Widgie Knight” by Mary D Brooks!  http://tobtr.com/s/9213229 to hear more about it listen to this chat we ha with the cast and the playwright  http://tobtr.com/s/9140145 And to read more about Sherri’s Playhouse please check out; https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/ about future productions and how you can be a part of it.

duo poster v2Today we chatted with the talented playwright and actress; Anne Davies about; Fifteen for Two and her special adaption of Hamlet.  We talked inspiration and how to create a way to make your dreams come true; 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri also chatted recently with the creative team for the audio book; Battlefield Earth which includes; Jim Meskimen, Director of Battlefield Earth; is a well-known film, animation and TV actor whose credits include Apollo 13, The Grinch, Friends, and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Phil Proctor, Swiss banker  0 battleBaron von Roth; Phil is an award-winning actor, singer, writer and producer, a 45-year member of the thrice-Grammy-nominated Firesign Theatre comedy group. Fred Tatasciore, performed the Psychlo midget Ker;  is a professional Hollywood voice actor most known for portrayal of the Hulk in several animated roles, including Ultimate Avengers, Next Avengers, Hulk Vs. Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 and Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. Listen in to this fun and lively chat; .

 

12795533_1149762565064334_575123236415178808_nI took part in the Traveless Book Event. It was a lot of fun, we played games and I gave away a copy of my book; Fantasy Time Inc, the audio edition. If you would like to check out the book and travel through time, please check; https://www.amazon.com/Fantasy-Time-Inc-Sherri-Rabinowitz-ebook/dp/B019I30XCE/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

 

0 beautiful nathan  I also wrote a blog on my movie and  tv blog website about Nathan Page answering fan questions ; https://rismovieblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/02/talented-actor-nathan-page-answered-our-fan-questions/ THE PHOTO IS BY THE VERY TALENTED; © SAM MCADAM-COOPER.

 

 

 

0 fairies eventI WILL TAKING PART IN THE AUTHORS SECTION OF THE, “FAERIES IN THE GARDEN” TWO EVENTS IN ONE DAY! A DAYTIME FAMILY EVENT FROM 10:00AM TO 3:00PM & AN EVENING ADULT EVENT FROM 6:00PM TO 9:00PM (OVER 18 WITH CHAPERONE) ORGANIZED BY LOCAL ARTISTS CONCERNED ABOUT THE LACK OF ART IN OUR SCHOOLS & COMMUNITY. WE BRING YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPERIENCE THE BEAUTY AND THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES OF ART HANDS ON. FUNDS WILL CREATE A PROGRAM OF FREE ART CLASSES FOR SAN DIEGO COUNTY CHILDREN TO BE HELD IN THE BEAUTIFUL SURROUNDINGS OF “THE GARDEN” & A TRAVELING ART CLASS TO ACCOMPANY “MS. SMARTY- PLANTS”TM ON HER SCHOOL VISITS! HTTPS://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/EVENTS/1095415510520940/

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Interviews and events!

1 traveless book event picI am going to be taking part in the Travel-Less Book Event again this year on Aug 7th at 3pm pt. It is so much fun, amazing authors and great prizes! https://www.facebook.com/events/306852556326237/

 

0 fairies eventI will taking part in the authors section of the, “Faeries in the Garden” Two events in one day! A Daytime Family event from 10:00am to 3:00pm & an Evening Adult Event from 6:00pm to 9:00pm (over 18 with chaperone) Organized by local artists concerned about the lack of Art in our schools & community. We bring you the opportunity to experience the beauty and therapeutic properties of art hands on. Funds will create a program of free art classes for San Diego County children to be held in the beautiful surroundings of “The Garden” & a traveling art class to accompany “Ms. Smarty- Plants”TM on her school visits! https://www.facebook.com/events/1095415510520940/

0 beautiful nathanI am so proud to have taken part in this in interview with the talented diverse Nathan Page. And now I finally get to read everyone else’s questions; https://nathanpagetheactor.com/…/nathan-answers-your-quest…/ The Photo is by the very talented; © Sam McAdam-Cooper.

0 new widgie posterA Widgie Knight”will be on Sherri’s Playhouse next month and we are happy to announce our cast and that interview with the cast and creator Mary D. Brooks will be on Aug 5th!/https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094

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We had fun chatting with author; Will Pollock about his book; Leaving Triscuit we talked about creativity and how to go about bring your dreams to a reality. listen in; http://www.blogtalkradio.com/…/…/07/26/chatting-with-sherri…

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A nice boost for Different Is Beautiful and some great interviews coming up!

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The winner of a free copy of my Global E-Book Award winning Children’s Book; Different Is Beautiful is Tonia Carr!!!!  Congrats Tonia, I hope you enjoy it :) Here is the trailer; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmZjNGFNy-U. And here is the sell link; https://www.amazon.com/Different-Beautiful-Love-Children-World-ebook/dp/B00LK5LNR8?ie=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=0PAXY90BNC2668YA596Q&ref_=pd_rhf_ee_p_img_6

 

13342243_979851968798544_763470828_n“A Widgie Knight”will be on Sherri’s Playhouse next month and we are happy to announce our cast and that 1 maryinterview with the cast and creator Mary D. Brooks will be on Aug 5th!/https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/

 

 

 

Drum roll….here is our cast…

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1 toniaZoe Lambros-Tonia Carr

 

 

1 juniorSebastion Fletcher and Patrick-Junior Paul

 

 

 

1 jessicaNarrator and Alice Beckworth – Jessica Crouse

 

 

 

1 rayHenry Franz and Mr Palamo-Ray Brent

 

 

1 wendyElena Jacobs and Aunt Adela  -Wendy Richmeier

 

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LTCoverFINALlightenedNext week Chatting With Sherri will chat with author; Will Pollock about his book; Leaving Triscuit! 7/26/2016 10:30 AM PDT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/…/…/07/26/chatting-with-sherri…

 

 

 

This week we chatted with  award-nominated Screenwriter Shari Goodhartz about the voice of the writer and how you can bring it out. We also talked about editing and how not to overwhelm the writer with the editor’s voice instead of the writer.  It was a fascinating chat! http://tobtr.com/s/91019510 ShariGoodhartzInternet

 

 

 

 

 

Phantom The ImmortalLast week on Chatting With Sherri we chatted with author Mitzi Szereto about her new book Phantom The Immortal, which looks at the original Phantom with a modern twist.  We always enjoy talking to Mitzi, it was a fun chat.  http://tobtr.com/s/9076391

 

 

 

 

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