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The Stories Between Us

Jul 30, 2021

I had to work hard at helping Maile keep it together for this episode, since we were talking with one of her favorite writers, the famous Carola Dunn, author of the Daisy Dalrymple murder mystery series. Carola talks about how she got into writing, why she retired, and what it is about writing books that is particularly...


Jul 23, 2021

Today, author Courtney Ellis talks to us about the realization that her family had lost their sense of playfulness, and then shares what they did to get it back again. 

Courtney's new book: Happy Now

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Jul 16, 2021

Jon Acuff, best-selling author of the new book Soundtracks, joins us today to talk about the things we believe about ourselves, the practices that have led him to where he is today, and when he realized creativity had the power to change his life. 

Jon's new book Soundtracks.
Personality Isn't Permanent

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Jul 9, 2021

Today we talk about the release of Shawn's latest book, The Weight of Memory, and why he no longer expects to get taken straight to the top of the mountain. Maile is more into the Ecclesiastical side of things--what's bringing meaning to her life these days?

New book: The Weight of Memory
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May 27, 2021

We wrap up season four with a conversation about the sacrifices a writing life demands...or tries to demand. What are we giving up? What are we willing to give up? When is it not worth it? We also preview the new season starting this summer, and there's a lot to look forward to!