Sep 24, 2021
Co-hosts of the top international podcast "What You Will Learn," Adam Ashton and Adam Jones, spoke to me about why writers should (and can) read more, how to turn a podcast into a book, and The Sh*t They Never Taught You.
What You Will Learn became Australia's #1 Book Podcast with over 4 million...
Sep 16, 2021
Award-winning writer and journalist, Leïla Slimani, spoke to me about the challenges of writing historical fiction, impostor syndrome, and what it's like to live In the Country of Others.
“Imagination is the strongest, most powerful human capability. It allows everything: you can move in time,...
Sep 2, 2021
Internationally bestselling novelist and short story author, Nickolas Butler, spoke to me about working sh*tty jobs, the irony of his latest title, Godspeed, and defining the modern western.
Nickolas is an Iowa Writers' Workshop grad and author of the award-winning novel Shotgun Lovesongs, The...
Aug 26, 2021
Decorated speculative fiction and YA author and pundit, Charlie Jane Anders, chatted with me about the genesis of storytelling, how to weather 20 years of rejection, write through hard times, and her latest how-to for writers Never Say You Can’t Survive.
"Being a writer doesn't have to mean you...
Aug 19, 2021
New York Times bestselling author, Jason Mott, took a timeout to talk with me about the high-wire act of building Hell of a Book, talking about race in America, and NOT working with Brad Pitt.
Jason is the author of The Returned, a New York Times bestseller that was turned into a TV series that...