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 —…

When Good Books Go Wrong: An Interview with Liz Johnson

EPISODE 259I Author Liz Johnson is back with us to talk about her brand new book, Beyond the Tides. While she was writing it, some things in her personal life affected the storyline…in an amazing way! Listen to her story about how sometimes things going wrong can be the beginning of a good thing. Since…

Adversity May Not Be a Bad Thing: An Interview with Susie Finkbeiner

EPISODE 257I Author Susie Finkbeiner returns to have a discussion about how to get through the hard times…and how maybe adversity isn’t always a bad thing. We talk about how we’ve managed the changes in our lives, how our writing has been affected, and what we’ve learned along the way. We also discuss Susie’s new…

Good Plans For Your Life: An Encouraging Words Episode

Ep 256E In a world where there is so much negativity, we need to focus on the positive things in our lives — especially when life is going well! God has good plans in mind for us, and when we look for the good in our lives, we tend to find it. What’s going great…