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The Stories Between Us

Sep 17, 2021

Today we talk with author Sarah Arthur about her wonderful obsession with Madeleine L'Engle, how she kept writing through a cancer diagnosis, and the 18 year journey of writing her novel. She has so many wonderful things to say about creativity, perseverance, and the writing life. 


Sep 10, 2021

Maile and I talk about what it's like to be married for 22 years and the impact that our relationship has had on our writing and creativity. 

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Sep 3, 2021

Today we chat with industry expert Jane Friedman about the mistakes beginning writers make, how to decide whether or not to self-publish, and the one thing she encourages new writers to do. Jane is one of the most helpful people I know in the writing world; talking with her was an absolute delight. 

Aug 27, 2021

If you've been with us since the beginning, you know that Maile finished writing her first novel three years ago and has been querying agents off and on ever since. Well, this summer she signed with agent...but much about her mindset changed in the meantime. Today we are talking patience, surrender, and a willingness to...

Aug 20, 2021

We talk with Heather Thompson Day about that season all creatives go through, when it just feels like it's not our turn. Everyone around us is succeeding and moving forward while we wait on the sidelines for our chance to get in the game. Heather's wisdom is beautiful and exciting.