Category Archives: Secret Library Podcast

{Secret Library Podcast} Jojo Moyes on the Beauty of Succeeding Slowly

Before Me Before You sold 8 million copies, Jojo Moyes wrote three books that didn’t sell at all. In fact, sheView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Danielle Lazarin on the Revolutionary Act of Writing Women’s Stories

Danielle Lazarin didn’t realize she’d written a Feminist Collection of Stories. Let me first say that IView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} I Wrote it Anyway

Sometimes the hardest part about writing is having the guts to get started in the first place. Dal Kular (episodeView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Paula Priamos Turns Suspense Inside Out

Paula Priamos is no stranger to suspense. She spent her childhood in courtrooms thanks to her father’s careerView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Chloe Benjamin on The Immortalists

Chloe Benjamin is equally adept at creating myths and busting them. The Immortalists has enjoyed a tremendous amountView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Cecil Castellucci on Writing for Young People.

Cecil Castellucci won’t cosplay with your heart. Cecil Castellucci has been writing for young people for overView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Joanna Penn on building a full-time writing life.

Joanna Penn is a prosperous writer. Yes, you read that correctly. I wanted to begin the New Year with an episodeView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Anu Partanen on the Nordic Theory of Writing

Anu Partanen never planned to move to the United States. She was very happy living as a journalist in Finland untilView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Mark Frauenfelder on Broad-Spectrum Enthusiasm

Mark Frauenfelder makes magic with books. Everyone has heard the classic trope write what you love. In some cases, IView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Malu Halasa on Redefining American Fiction

Malu Halasa is on new ground. A journalist and author of numerous non-fiction books on the Middle East, Malu HalasaView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Sandra Scofield

Sandra Scofield is like a warm hug from writing itself. For ages, I’ve loved Sandra Scofield’s The SceneView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} David Rocklin

David Rocklin Found a Novel in a Photograph. While researching his first novel about the photographer Julia MargaretView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Lisa Cron

Lisa Cron believes all writing is being taught wrong. Lisa Cron is a woman on a mission: she wants to help you writeView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Piper Huguley

Piper Huguley is changing history as we know it. There are genres and then there are subgenres. One of the things IView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Fran Krause

Fran Krause started with a little side project, and then it blew up. After an experiment with YouTube animation leftView full post »