Category Archives: Secret Library Podcast

{Secret Library Podcast} Katie Dalebout on Getting a Book Written

After winning a contract with the publisher of her dreams, Katie Dalebout sat down to write her first book. SheView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Susan Orlean on Making Writing Your Career

I knew I loved Susan Orlean the moment she mentioned the Vikings. Ok, I loved her writing already. Of course. And notView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Ben Winters takes on Trump with Fiction

The day after the election, Ben Winters decided it was time to get writing. As we move ahead in unprecedented timesView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Ezzie Spencer Writes by the Light of the Moon

I really just love me some Ezzie Spencer. Dr. Ezzie Spencer didn’t begin writing and teaching about the impactView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Elizabeth Hess on Writing About Animals

Elizabeth Hess was an art critic before she began writing about animals. I love speaking with writers whose careersView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Paul Scheuring goes from Screenwriter to Novelist

First-Time Novelist Paul Scheuring was already a professional screenwriter when he started his book. Not only was heView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Tasha Harrison on how to write a sex scene.

Tasha Harrison knows how to make a sex scene, well – sexy.   Up to this point in the show we have stayed in theView full post »

V.E. Schwab | Write through Fear | Secret Library Podcast

{Secret Library Podcast} V.E. Schwab on Writing through Fear

V. E.  Schwab is a professional novelist. What I mean by this is, V.E. Schwab has had exactly one career: novelist.View full post »

Alexandra Franzen | Making it Through | Secret Library Podcast

{Secret Library Podcast} Alexandra Franzen on Hope & Making it Through

Alexandra Franzen’s daily mantra is “Today isn’t over yet.” I wanted to talk to AlexandraView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Kim Cooper on Writing from History and Weirdos

Kim Cooper knows L.A. history like it’s an old friend. I’ve been an Angeleno for over ten years, but KimView full post »

{Secret Library Podcast} Amy Kuretsky on the healthy writer

Amy Kuretsky is over the suffering artist: She’s ushering in the healthy creative instead. Amy Kuretsky is aView full post »

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{Secret Library Podcast} Scott Carney on journalism, writing books, & rolling in the snow

Scott Carney knows how to write a pitch. Not only do his articles get published, he’s now on his thirdView full post »

Kate Newburg |

{Secret Library Podcast} Kate Newburg on Creating Digital Covers

Kate Newburg has you covered. Pun intended. Kate Newburg is hilarious. She’s got a wicked sense of humor (notView full post »

JHMoncrieff | Secret Library Podcast

{Secret Library Podcast} J.H. Moncrieff writes the next Gone Girl

J.H. Moncrieff is writing the next Gone Girl. When Harlequin put out a request for writing submissions to create theView full post »

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{Secret Library Podcast} Kim Krans on the Wild Unknown

Kim Krans comes from the Wild Unknown. This is how she introduced herself when I met her a couple of months ago. SheView full post »