Estates and Wills: An Interview with David E Edey

EPISODE 268I Today’s guest is Certified Executor Advisor, David E Edey, talking to us about his new book, Executor Help: How to Settle an Estate, Pick an Executor, and Avoid Family Fights. David has worked in the financial planning industry for over 35 years, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to us. We…

I Get to or I Have to Write: An Interview with Shawn Smucker

EPISODE 260I Author Shawn Smucker returns to the show to talk about his brand new book, The Weight of Memory. I’m a big fan of his magical realism books, and this one didn’t disappoint. Shawn and I talk about memory, how we think it works and what studies are showing about it. This conversation —…

If You Can’t Get Started: An Encouraging Words Episode

EPISODE 233I Since it’s barely past the beginning of the year, I figure some people are having challenges in getting back into their writing on a regular basis. I know I’ve had some challenges trying to get my head out of vacation mode! So I came up with some ideas that might help you. I…

Encouragement to Take a Leap

EPISODE 167T A couple weeks ago, I spoke to my Rotary Club about myself and ended with what I hoped was an encouraging push for everyone to believe that they have a lot to give to the world, no matter background or age. I hope listening to my talk encourages you to believe you have…

Burnout and Backsliding

Episode 154T Burnout and Backsliding

EPISODE 154T Sadly, I’ve felt like my journey to recovery from burnout has been a bit two or three steps forward, one step back. I don’t ever want to create an episode about it just to have someone to vent to, but it’s been a hard few weeks. I thought if I could figure out…