sah-neh-tote-um (Noun): A portmanteau combining the words “sonic” (sound) and “totum” (roughly Latin for “the whole thing”). Borrowed / adapted from the word “factotum” (one who does all kinds of work) to mean “audio on a variety of subjects.”
Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick
Sonitotum With Matthew Wayne Selznick is the podcast companion to Scribtotum, my blog. Sonitotum is dedicated to making stuff (mostly writing), finding success as we each define it, and staying healthy and sane in the process, all as seen through my own personal insights, reflections, and observations, and in conversation with other writers and authors.
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Sonitotum Episode Archive
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086: In Conversation with Fantasy Author Krista Walsh
May 31, 2023: Canadian indie epic and urban fantasy author Krista Walsh talks writing, productivity, time management, mental health, and the writer's life in episode 086 of Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick.
085: SFWA 2023 Nebula Conference Reflections
May 24, 2023: I share my thoughts and reflections having attended the SFWA 2023 Nebula Conference and 58th annual Nebula Awards in episode 085 of Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick.
084: Your Creative Family (Encore Episode)
May 17, 2023: Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick 084 revisits a classic episode and re-introduces the concept of the creative family. Who are they? What's it about? Listen!
083: In Conversation with Children’s Author Jeffery E. Doherty
May 10, 2023: Australian children's author, illustrator, and designer Jeffery E. Doherty joins me on Sonitotum to talk writing with purpose, legacy, and many other topics.
082: The Lost Apartment
May 3, 2023: Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick 082 explores the way dreams intersect with -- and safeguard -- our creative life.
081: In Conversation with Anthony Eichenlaub
April 26, 2023: The 81st episode of Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick features a conversation with author Anthony W. Eichenlaub.
080: Play with Your Gifts Today
April 19, 2023: What's the connection between art, creativity, success, and self-worth? How do we break from self-imposed blocks? I can tell you what I figured out, and it might work for you... in episode 080 of Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick.
079: In Conversation with Speculative Playwright Monica Cross
April 12, 2023: In this 79th episode of Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick, I speak with the speculative playwright Monica Cross.
April 5, 2023: Sonitotum with Matthew Wayne Selznick episode 078 asks when it's okay to take things in, to absorb information, and not worry about creating every day.
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