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The Stacks
Ep. 186 We Need Better Voices with Danté Stewart

The Stacks

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 62:59


Today we are joined by debut author and minster, Danté Stewart to discuss his book, Shoutin' in the Fire: An American Epistle. Our conversation carries us through and around the intersections of race, religion, and nationality as we discuss the stories we inherent around Blackness, the need for a more radical church, and the texts that give us meaning.You can find links to everything we discuss on today's show on The Stacks' Website: https://thestackspodcast.com/2021/10/20/ep-186-dante-stewartThe Stacks Book Club selection for October is Waiting to Exhale by Terry McMillan, we will discuss the book with October 27th on Nichole Perkins.SUPPORT THE STACKSJoin The Stacks Pack on PatreonConnect with Danté: Twitter | Instagram | WebsiteConnect with The Stacks: Instagram | Twitter | Shop | Patreon | Goodreads | SubscribePurchasing books through Bookshop.org or Amazon earns The Stacks a small commission. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

10% Happier with Dan Harris
389: What the Buddha Taught About Friendship | Kate Johnson

10% Happier with Dan Harris

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 47:02


Friendship was important to the Buddha. In fact, there's a whole passage in the Buddhist scriptures, or suttas, about friendship, with seven strategies for friendship, some of which we will discuss in this episode, with Kate Johnson.Kate has been meditating for over twenty years and is a graduate of Spirit Rock's four-year teacher training program. She is the author of a new book that has drawn praise from people like Lama Rod Owens, Jack Kornfield, and Ruth King. The book is called Radical Friendship: Seven Ways to Love Yourself and Find Your People in an Unjust World. In the book, and in this conversation, Kate draws on an ancient Buddhist text known as the Mitta Sutta to offer actionable strategies for realness, generosity, and other key ingredients for friendship. Radical Friendship is available on Bookshop, Indiebound, Barnes and Noble or AmazonTo practice cultivating radical friendship, check out some related meditations in the Ten Percent Happier app. If you're already listening to this episode in the Ten Percent Happier app, just scroll down to the "Related" section for meditations on friendship from Sebene Selassie, Oren Jay Sofer, and Joseph Goldstein. If you're not a subscriber, click here or download the Ten Percent Happier app wherever you get your apps and click on the "Podcasts" tab to get started.And while you're there, be sure to listen to our new podcast, Twenty Percent Happier, available exclusively in the Ten Percent Happier app. Full Shownotes: https://www.tenpercent.com/podcast-episode/kate-johnson-389See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Vulgar History
Halloween Super Special: Mary Shelley: Goth Queen Mom Friend

Vulgar History

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 72:24


Mary Shelley (1797-1851) was the calm in the eye of the storm that was literally everyone in her life: her parents, her stepmother, her stepsister, her husband, her husband's BFF, literally EVERYONE was the most chaotic and she somehow stands out for just keeping it together all these years. She was the ultimate Goth Queen Mom Friend, casually invented a whole new genre of fiction/revolutionized English language literature while on the world's worst couples getaway and while dealing with perpetual pregnancy and grief. To say we stan is an understatement. References: In Search of Mary Shelley by Fiona Sampson Recommended books on Bookshop.org Support Vulgar History on Patreon Vulgar History Merch - use code TITSOUT for free U.S. shipping or TITSOU10 for 10% off your order Vulgar History is an affiliate of Bookshop.org, which means that a small percentage of any books you click through and purchase will come back to Vulgar History as a commission.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Alena Dillon, MY BODY IS A BIG FAT TEMPLE: An Ordinary Story of Pregnancy and Early Motherhood

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 22:38


"Everything was alive in the moment, which was an interesting process because I could see how my voice was changed by the experience." Alena Dillon returns to talk about her latest non-fiction book, My Body Is a Big Fat Temple, which chronicles her pregnancy and looks at the parts of motherhood that often get brushed aside. Alena and Zibby also discuss how although the reward of pregnancy is always worth it, it does a disservice to everyone when we ignore the hard conversations and hefty costs it puts on mothers.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3AQLyADBookshop: https://bit.ly/3lDWixx See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Satellite Sisters
Author Laura Galloway on her memoir Dalvi: Six Years In The Arctic Plus Tuesday Trends, Great Writing About Good Food

Satellite Sisters

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 62:26


Laura Galloway talks to the Satellite Sisters about her fascinating memoir Dalvi: Six Years In The Arctic Tundra. And yes, she did move in with a reindeer herder, stick around after he ditched her and learn the indigenous language Sami and the history and culture of the people. This book is that story plus her family story.Here's a great review of the book. We also ask her about the aurora borealis.Follow Laura Galloway on @instagram @authorlauragallowayJulie's Tuesday Trends:Dolphin SkinPutt Putt Golf for AdultsHome GeneratorsHalloween Trees#CookingWithLiz this week:Liz makes Pasta con Aglio and Olio from Stanley Tucci's new book TASTE: My Life Through Food. Watch her LIVE in the Satelliteite Sisters Facebook Group on Thursday October 21 at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT or follow @satsisters on @instagram to see the post on IGTV.Lian's recommendations on more great writing about food:PLENTY: A Memoir of Food & Family by Hannah Howard Tastemakers: Seven Immigrant Women Who Revolutionized Food in America by Mayukh Sen.The Department of Salad, a newsletter from former New Yorker editor Emily Nunn Visit our website Satellite Sisters: A Pep Talk For Modern WomenFor info on The Sweeney Sisters and Lian's online book clubs for The Sweeney Sisters go to www.liandolan.comSubscribe to our newsletter Pep Talk here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.Thank you to our sponsors and to listeners who use their special urls to support Satellite Sisters.Ritual www.ritual.com/sistersRothy's www.rothys.com/sistersGreen Chef www.greenchef.com/sisters125 Use code sisters125Third Love www.thirdlove.com/sisters See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

The Roundtable
Book Picks - Bennington Bookshop

The Roundtable

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 15:44


This week's Book Picks come from owner of Bennington Bookshop, Phil Lewis.

Covered
#296: Working from Phone

Covered

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 50:34


Dave's Tool of the Weekmy mindHarry's Tool of the WeekeeroLinksSlackSpark MailFantasticalOmniFocusTodoistThingsMicrosoft OutlookMicrosoft TeamsCraftDrafts“File Not Found” | The VergeTotCARROT WeatherOvercastPocket CastsCheck Out Our New WebsiteHome Work is officially independent! If you aren't already subscribed to the show, make sure you head on over to thehomeworkpodcast.com to get each new episode every Tuesday.Support Your Local BookshopYou can now help Home Work and your local bookstore by buying books through our new custom Bookshop.org affiliate link. If we mention a book on the show, you'll find it there–and purchasing through that link nets a little extra money for the show, too.Support Us On PatreonHome Work Podcast Patreon - contribute $5 or $10 a month and get access to bonus episodes, live sessions, worksheets, early access to episodes, and much more!Join Our Discord ServerHome Work Podcast DiscordAsk Us a QuestionSend us an email with a question about working from home or being more productive and we'll read it and answer it on air!Your HostsDaveHarry

Difficult Women
EP 127 - Weaponized Incompetence

Difficult Women

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 45:44


Do you fake incompetence to get out of doing tasks? Well Stop it! On this week's episode of Difficult Women, Katy & Marie discuss the phenomenon of weaponized incompetence. They break down how this behavior is tied to misogyny and why it might actually be hurting you! Take a listen to this fascinating episode and then go wash the dishes!! *Not a sponsor, but check out BookShop.org and support your local bookstore today! Check out the new website! https://www.difficultwomenpodcast.com Email K & M questions, comments, and uplifting stories to difficultwomenpodcast@gmail.com Subscribe to their Patreon for as little as $1 and get exclusive top-notch whoretastic comedy content including new videos, new songs, new merch, and more! https://www.patreon.com/reformedwhores Follow @difficultwomenpod on Instagram and join the "difficult women" community.

Terrible, Thanks For Asking
Why Are You Up?

Terrible, Thanks For Asking

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 42:38


Sleep experts the world over seem to have countless tips and tricks for getting those eight hours of Zzzs each night. But sometimes our brains just … can't shut down, no matter what we do. Nora recently asked you, the TTFA community, what's been keeping you up at night these days, and you answered. Can't get enough TTFA? Sign up for TTFA Premium for $8 a month. You'll get access to exclusive bonus content, ad-free episodes, extended guest interviews and more! Visit TTFA.org/Premium to get started.Join the TTFA reading club: TTFA.org/readingclubOur twice-monthly newsletter features behind-the-scenes content, previews of upcoming episodes and more. Sign up.When you shop our Bookshop.org store, you support the author, independent bookstores AND our show! Shop here.You can purchase Nora's books here.Shop for your favorite TTFA gear at TTFAmerch.comRead the transcript for this episode here.You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis.TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate.And check out our sponsor this week:BetterHelp: betterhelp.com/ttfaCalm: calm.com/thanksStoryWorth: storyworth.com/ttfaOlive & June: oliveandjune.com with code THANKS

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Sabrina Benaim, I LOVE YOU, CALL ME BACK: Poems

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 21:52


Poet Sabrina Benaim joins Zibby to talk about her second collection I Love You, Call Me Back, which is out today. Sabrina shares that while she had the bones of these poems pre-Covid, the pandemic helped shape the stories they ultimately told. The two also talk about the way health scares have impacted Sabrina's family's lives, from her mother's aneurysm diagnosis last year to the tumor that first prompted Sabrina to share her writing with the world.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/39ESzIQBookshop: https://bit.ly/3udEOKI See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Reading Envy
Reading Envy 231: Psychological Terrorism with Reggie

Reading Envy

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021


Reggie is back for a horror-specific episode, just in time for the second half of October. We discuss what works for us in horror (and what doesn't) and share a few books that have gotten under our skin.Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 231: Psychological Terrorism Subscribe to the podcast via this link: FeedburnerOr subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: SubscribeOr listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via StitcherOr listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: Infested by Carol GoreSummer Sons by Lee MandeloSing Your Sadness Deep by Laura MauroThe Lighthouse Witches by C.J. CookeThe Good House by Tananarive DueOther mentions:The Missing by Sarah LanganNos4A2 by Joe HillBonkers Romance PodcastCackle by Rachel HarrisonSmart Bitches, Trashy Books PodcastProfessional Book Nerds PodcastBooks in the Freezer PodcastEarth Fathers are Weird by Lyn GalaRewind or Die Series, Unnerving Press (Reggie recommends volumes 2-6, 12-14, 16)The Salt Line by Holly Goddard Jones@SincerelyWinona in LitsyThe Daylight Gate by Jeanette WintersonKindred by Octavia ButlerThe Shining by Stephen KingUnder the Dome by Stephen KingNorth American Lake Monsters by Nathan BallingrudSilence for the Dead by Simone St. JamesHild by Nicola GriffithA Stir of Echoes by Richard MathesonThe Imperfectionists by Tom RachmanHalf Sick of Shadows by Laura SebastianVelvet was the Night by Silvia Moreno-GarciaRelated episodes: Episode 041 - Grotesque Beauty with Nathan BallingrudEpisode 045 - Worlds Collide with Ross O'BrienEpisode 070 - Words Like Weapons with Yanira RamirezEpisode 167 - Book Pendulum with ReggieEpisode 191 - Stealthy yet Sparkly with Gail CarrigerStalk us online:Jenny at GoodreadsJenny on TwitterJenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy Reggie is @reggie on LitsyAll links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.

Damian Barr's Literary Salon
SALON EXCLUSIVE: 'In Every Mirror She's Black' by Lọlá Ákínmádé Åkerström

Damian Barr's Literary Salon

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 10:50


We're delighted to bring you an exclusive reading from the timely and arresting debut novel, In Every Mirror She's Black. Three Black women are linked in unexpected ways to the same influential white man in Stockholm, as they build their new lives in the most open society, run by the most private people. This multi perspective story is told through the lives of Kemi, a successful marketing exec, Brittany-Rae, a former model turned flight attendant, and Muna, a refugee establishing her residency in Sweden. Their stories touch on important social issues surrounding racism, classism, fetishisation, and tokenism, exploring how each of these women uniquely navigates white-dominated society. “Beautifully complex and deftly drawn… a sexy, surprising, searing debut about love, loss, desire, and the many dimensions of Black womanhood.”—Deesha Philyaw Lọlá Ákínmádé Åkerström's In Every Mirror She's Black is published by Head of Zeus and available now. We recommend buying from your local indie or you can grab a copy from our shop at Bookshop.org Podcast produced and edited by Megan Bay Dorman Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Geeky Girls Knit
Episode 464 ~ In Which You're Durned If You Do and Durned If You Don't!

Geeky Girls Knit

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021


Show Notes:Intro - On the Needles - ~Katy's 2021 Birthday Socks - French Vanilla Cappuccino Socks by ME! on US1.5 (2.5mm), Uru.Yarn Sugared Sock in the Peachy Queen colourwayProject bag from Lizzie Bags & Stitch Marker from Tilting PlanetFinished Projects - ~2021 Preemie Hat #41 on US6 (4mm), Red Heart Soft in the Light Grey Heather colourway & Bernat Softee Baby in the Princess Pebbles colourwayFlosstube - Begins at timestamp 3:32~FO! Autumn in Stars Hollow by Kathryn Landis of The Black Needle Society~Next Door by Heartstring Samplery / Beth TwistProject Bag from The Black Needle SocietyI'm so excited to be a rep for The Black Needle SocietyJoin TBNS Waitlist to be notified when you can subscribe.Save 5% on your first box of a box to box subscription with the code JAVAPURL5 - doesn't work on 6 and 12 month subscriptions as they have a discount built in, not valid on special edition boxes~Edinburgh Castle by Terra Luna StitcheryUsing Pattern Keeper software on Kindle Fire 7Needle Minder from TopKnotStitcherProject Bag from KnitRunDigGrime Guard from Crab Shack StitcheryBitzy Bob Basic from That's So Kelly Co.Silicone tiesYummies (our current favourite things) - ~Trick or Treat Box from The Black Needle Society~Book Sleeve from Love You More Studio~2022 Calendar from Honeyberry Studios~Pumpkin spice stitch marker from Ann Tudor~Winnie the Pooh Tumbler from SimplyCraftsbyNiza on Etsy~Earrings from TivoliClay on Instagram~Color Street from Creativity by Gidge (Amy)What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning!October / November / December 2021 RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge* 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge* 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge* #GGKRAL21* #GGKRAL21~ October / November / December* 92 days - 10 entries* 88-91 days - 8 entries* 61-87 days - 5 entries~ Read All 365 days - 10 bonus entries~ Complete the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2021 Reading Challenge - 12 bonus entries [all or none] (we'll open a thread for you to post this in December 2021)Episode 464 Bookshop List~The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van der Kolk - reading~Leaving the Fold: A Guide for Former Fundamentalists and Others Leaving Their Religion by Marlene Winell - reading ~Inward by Yung Pueblo - reading~Long Bright River by Liz Moore - finished reading~The Stranger Diaries (Harbinder Kaur #1) by Elly Griffiths - finished reading~Swipe Right for Murder by Derek Milman - finished listening~The Vanishing Stair (Truly Devious #2) by Maureen Johnson - reading~Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - watching episodes for That's Messed Up: An SVU Podcast~Gilmore Girls - finished rewatching Season 1 with the I Am All In With Scott Patterson Podcast~Only Murders In the Building - watching~Lucifer - watching~Murdoch Mysteries - watching Season 15~NCIS - watching Season 19~The Masked Singer - watching Season 6~My Favourite Murder podcast~Random Spotify PlaylistsSeptember / October / November Artistic Autumnal AL -*Runs from 1-September through 30-November*Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin/stitch/sew that you can convince us relates to autumn*No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-September and finished no later than 30-November*Each project that you knit/crochet/weave/spin must be at least 20yds/18.3m that you finish and post in the Facebook Group FO Thread counts as 1 entry into the giveaways. If your project is not at least 20yds/18.3m, you need to group it in a single post with other projects that together total at least 20yds/18.3m. For stitching/sewing projects, we'll leave it to your best judgment. If you wanted our official ruling, PM email us at ggkcspodcast@gmail.com*Feel free to poly-dip in other ALs as long as it fits in with other rules*Please complete our Google form in order to help us make sure you are receiving a prize that you'll actually enjoy using.*Prizes: If you'd like to donate one, email us at ggkcspodcast@gmail.comAudine Wools by KnitCrate Mellow - 2 skeins of Cordial (2 winners will each win 1 skein)Woodandcat Owl Needle Minder from Lori & Pumpkin/Kid/Turkey Needle MinderTry to Relax Cross Stitch Kit donated by LoriKnitting Wrist Yarn HolderLa Brebis Light Alpaca - 1 skein of Dogwood BerryLine Where The Sky Meets the Sea Shawl pattern by Windswept Knits*Must be a member of the our Facebook group ~ GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube to participate*Social Media Hashtag: #GGKCSAutumn21*Thread will be locked the morning of 1-December and winner(s) drawn on the next podcast following that*For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding!*There is a Chatter Thread in our Facebook group so we can encourage each other along the way.Ask the Geeks - kjohnsen21 on Instagram asks: Can you talk about how you park your thread with a needle minder on Edinburgh Castle?Misc. - ~Pride AL - Runs from 17-May-2021 [The International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT)] through 30-June-2022. #GGKCSPrideAlong2122~Support the Podcast, Become A Patron~Support the Podcast, Join us on YouTube~Each week, we create a list on Bookshop of all the books we talk about in that week's episode. Bookshop is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores. If you purchase a book from our list, we earn a commission & local, independent bookstores also earn money from your purchase.~Want another way to help support our podcast? Throughout our website, links to books, tv shows, movies, etc. are Amazon Affiliate Links. We receive a portion of what you spend when you click through our website to shop on Amazon. What we receive helps us with the costs associated with producing this podcast as well as with prizes & shipping for giveaways. Thanks in advance for your support!If you are in the UK, please click this link, Amazon.co.uk, or the banner below to shop:If you are in Canada, please click this link, Amazon.ca or the banner below to shop:~For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding!Find Us Online -C.C. - (she/her)~ on Instagram as CC_JavaPurlDami - (they/them)~ on Instagram as damisdoodlesPink Purl - ~on Instagram as pinkiepurlJavaPurl Designs~ JavaPurl Designs websiteGGKCS -~ our Facebook group ~ GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube~ our Facebook page~ email us: ggkcspodcast@gmail.com~ on Apple Podcasts~ on YouTube~ Support the Podcast, Become a PatronUntil next time,

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Meg Cabot, NO WORDS: A Novel

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 24:31


Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/2Y6F6HFBookshop: https://bit.ly/3o9xNtm See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Wildly Tarot Podcast
Real Talk Tarot

Wildly Tarot Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 56:07


In this episode, we start off by talking about the truly WILD Mercury Retrograde everyone is experiencing then a secondary banter sneaks in after our first question, so gird your loins because we have *thoughts* about reality TV shows! Our first question of the episode asks follow up questions to a reading we did a few months ago (last year? pandemic time is weird) and our second question asks about some ideas of what to do for a card of the day that isn't predictive in nature.  Our deck of the episode is a fresh take on tarot in a modern surrealist lens, Real Talk Tarot, by Juanita Londoño Gaviria.    Our book, The History of Tarot Art: Demystifying the Art and Arcana, Deck by Deck, is available for pre-order! If you pre-ordered our book you can get our History of Tarot Art spreads zine that we created by filling out this form! Do you love Holly and Esther? Then you'll love our face on everything! We got mugs, totes, phone cases, and even a tarot certification! You can find our merch here! Interact with us between episodes and join our Wildy Tarot Patreon , Facebook Group and Discord Server! You can follow us on Instagram, and while you're there you can also follow Holly and Esther. Browse and purchase decks and books we have previously reviewed in our Bookshop.org store! 

BookTok
The Guide - Part 3 (chapters 8-11)

BookTok

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2021 24:26


In this episode, we chat about chapters 8-11 and make our best guesses about what is coming the last section. Next week, we are FINISHING the book! Fingers crossed that we get all the answers to our burning questions. We also announce our next book club read - Once There Were Wolves by Charlotte McConaghy! Grab your copy from our Bookshop.org page, https://bookshop.org/shop/booktok, or your local bookstore. We start reading on November 7th! Keep an eye on our instagram page, @booktok_podcast, for the schedule. -- Other books mentioned in this episode: Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy This is Your Mind on Plants by Michael Pollan Maid by Stephanie Land Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Christine Pride and Jo Piazza, WE ARE NOT LIKE THEM: A Novel

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2021 29:55


Jo Piazza and Christine Pride, co-authors of We Are Not Like Them, join Zibby to talk about their book, their relationship, and what is next for each of them. Jo and Christine share that although many people are focusing on the role race plays in their novel, they wanted to make sure their story addressed a number of the hot-button issues that affect modern friendships. The pair also tell Zibby about how they blurred the lines between writer and editor to become a duo so compatible that they only ever plan to collaborate with one another.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3ER60E1Bookshop: https://bit.ly/3zKavwf See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Tina Wells, HONEST JUNE

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 16, 2021 34:46


Zibby is joined by the founder of RLVNT Media and middle-grade author Tina Wells to talk about her latest book, Honest June, which is now out exclusively at Target. The two talk about the role magazines like Cosmopolitan and Seventeen played in the early days of their careers, what inspired Tina to start writing middle-grade novels, and how her marketing research still impacts everything she does today.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3oc5PgxBookshop: https://bit.ly/2Wljs1w See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Maira Kalman, DARLING BABY

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 16, 2021 17:32


"It's so liberating to write for children that I'm in heaven and don't think I'll ever stop." Zibby is joined by the iconic illustrator Maira Kalman to discuss her latest picture book, Darling Baby. Maira shares how she started keeping a diary soon after her first grandchild was born and decided to add drawings to the notes she took. Maira also tells Zibby about her incredible life and family history, and why all of her stories center around fascinating women.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3m2Wd52Bookshop: https://bit.ly/2ZBLWW1 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

What Fresh Hell: Laughing in the Face of Motherhood
Fresh Take: Shannon Carpenter on Being a Stay-At-Home Dad

What Fresh Hell: Laughing in the Face of Motherhood

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 35:36


Shannon Carpenter has been a stay-at-home dad since 2008, and that on-the-job experience– plus his humor-writing background– makes him the perfect author to have written his new book: THE ULTIMATE STAY-AT-HOME DAD: Your Essential Manual for Being an Awesome Full-Time Father. Shannon's book is a manual on day-to-day parenting filled with direct and actionable advice sourced from Carpenter's own life and over 50 stay-at-home dads nationwide. In this episode, we discuss the inaccurate presumptions, both positive and negative, that the world makes about SAHDs why SAHDs can have a harder time finding their tribe than moms do (and what to do about it) how Shannon and his wife use regular meetings to clear the air and clarify expectations Get The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad in our Bookshop store or wherever you buy books, and follow Shannon at shannoncarpenterauthor.com. Special thanks to this month's sponsors: Betterhelp Start taking charge of your mental health– no matter where you live! Go to betterhelp.com/fresh to get 10% off your first month of counseling.  The Cozi Family Organizer is for anyone juggling camp schedules, practices, meetings, doctor's appointments, and maybe a date night once in a while. Download Cozi for free from the app store! Dermafacs provides your skin with the ability to smooth your skin's texture and fade the appearance of damage or scars in just a few weeks. Get 15% off by going to dermafacs.com/whatfreshhell. Dry Farm Wines is leading the pure Natural Wine movement by sourcing wines according to the world's strictest criteria. Get an extra bottle in your first box for a penny using at https://dryfarmwines.com/fresh Expressable is an online speech therapy company that has helped thousands of children of all ages reach their communication goals. Speak with a speech-language pathologist for free today and learn more about your child's communication development at expressable.io/fresh. Happy Dance skin care products are made with premium ingredients, including the highest quality CBD. Get 15% off your first Happy Dance order by going to doahappydance.com/laughing.  Home Made Podcast is a new podcast about… home. And what happens when you open that door and step into a new world, whether that's a house, apartment or neighborhood. Find out more and listen HERE Jane.com is a boutique marketplace featuring the latest in women's fashion, accessories, home decor, children's clothing, and more. By shopping at jane.com, you support small businesses, 1500 of which are women-owned. And you will not believe the prices! Visit jane.com/laughing. KiwiCo projects make science, technology, engineering, art, and math super fun– and best of all, kids of all ages can work on them independently! Get 50% off your first month plus FREE shipping on ANY crate line with the code MOTHERHOOD at kiwico.com.  Magic Spoon is breakfast cereal that gets protein into your kids' breakfast- Go to magicspoon.com/FRESH to grab a custom bundle of cereal and try it today! And be sure to use our promo code FRESH at checkout to save five dollars off your order!  MamaZen is a revolutionary solution for motherhood burnout, anxiety, impatience, and more. Download MamaZen today– and use the code "FRESH" to unlock a free trial! Prose is the healthy hair regimen with your name all over it! Get 15% off your first order today! Go to prose.com/laughing.  SuperBeets Heart Chews are a tasty treat that give you the energy you need and are good for you. Get FREE shipping and returns plus a FREE 30-day supply with your first purchase at SuperBeets.com/Fresh Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Shelli R. Johannes, SHINE LIKE A UNICORN

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 22:15


Children's book author Shelli Johannes joins Zibby to talk about her two most recent releases, Shine Like a Unicorn and Theo TheSaurus: The Dinosaur Who Loved Big Words. Shelli shares that although her kids are older now, the lessons her characters learn are often inspired by real things her own children have experienced. She also tells Zibby about her publishing journey, from her time self-publishing to achieving her ultimate goal: world domination, of course!Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3uh79j4Bookshop: https://bit.ly/2ZBpkF8 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Christina Tosi, EVERY CAKE HAS A STORY

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 24:20


Pastry chef and founder of Milk Bar, Christina Tosi, joins Zibby to talk about her debut picture book, Every Cake Has a Story, and how her career influenced it. Rather than asking what inspired a cake's flavor, Christina always asks what is its story. She then thought that in this way, humans are just like cakes and we should celebrate the things that make us unique. Christina also shares what made her different growing up and why she wants to show kids how being different is good through the magic of desserts.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3ETAULUBookshop: https://bit.ly/2ZshTjm See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The Savvy Psychologist's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Mental Health

October 10 was World Mental Health Day, and for some, it's hard to focus on mental health when the world feels hopeless. That's why this week we're focusing on hope, with the help of a special excerpt from a new audiobook from our colleagues at Macmillan Audio.  Get your copy of The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for Trying Times by Jane Goodall and Douglas Abrams wherever books or audiobooks are sold. Amazon/Audible Barnes & Noble Bookshop IndieBound

The Sharyl Attkisson Podcast
The Amish Covid Experience, Herd Immunity, and Fighting Propaganda

The Sharyl Attkisson Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 17:43


The fascinating story about the Amish Covid 19 experience, natural immunity, and going up against the mob of propagandists trying to keep you from learning these facts.Subscribe to my two podcasts: “The Sharyl Attkisson Podcast” and “Full Measure After Hours.” Leave a review, subscribe and share with your friends!Order “Slanted: How the News Media Taught Us to Love Censorship and Hate Journalism” by Sharyl Attkisson at Harper Collins, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books a Million, IndieBound, Bookshop!Visit JustTheNews.com, SharylAttkisson.com and www.FullMeasure.news for original reporting. Do your own research. Make up your own mind. Think for yourself.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Wild & Sublime
Eavesdropping: Sexual roleplay

Wild & Sublime

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 42:06


In the inaugural episode of the new Eavesdropping series, a guest asks Karen an unplanned question on sex and intimacy. “Sexual roleplay” is the spontaneous topic today - with kinkster and coach Peter (aka Mksthinghappin). In this episode:Peter aka MksThingsHappin - kink and relationship coach (say hi to him on FetLife!)Want more Wild & Sublime? Join The Afterglow for more Wild & Sublime goodies! Till the end of Nov 2021 - a Wild & Sublime sticker for $10+/mo memberships!They said… what? Full episode transcripts are available on our websiteWant to learn more about healing energy? Work with host Karen Yates in Zoom groups and one-on-one as she uses the energy of sound to reduce stress and help repattern behavior. Learn more about Biofield Tuning.Want to show your love for sex-positive podcasting? Leave a lil' tip! Expand your sexual knowledge with recommended books on our Bookshop site!Find more Wild & Sublime on Facebook, Instagram, and TwitterLike the show? Leave a rating and review on your podcast app!Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/wildandsublime)

Feminist Book Club: The Podcast
What You Don't Want to Know About America

Feminist Book Club: The Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 48:58


Niba and Emma sit down to talk about immigration and what you don't want to know (but might already know) about America.   **CW: Racism, Immigration   Books mentioned: (already affiliate links) Mutual Aid: Building Solidarity During The Crisis (and the Next), Dean Spade   Orgs that help The Coalition for Immigrant Mental Health Immigrants Rising Mental Health Connector Mental Health Resources for Immigrants Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC The Immigration Advocates Network (IAN) Pro Bono resource center: https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/probono/ Immigo App (legal resources): https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/immigo-project/ Women Step Forward for immigrant women: https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/stepforward-project/ Immigrant Legal Resource Center The Committee for Hispanic Families and Children UnidosUS Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund South Asian Americans Leading Together SAMHSA's National Helpline   Find local mental health treatment facilities: https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/   AAPI History Blogs by Emma Whiteness on Trial Who Can Belong in America?   Follow and support our hosts:   Niba: Instagram // TikTok // Twitter // YouTube // Website   Emma: Instagram Beyond the Box: Our weekly round-up of blog and podcast content delivered directly to your inbox every Friday This episode was edited by Phalin Oliver and produced by Renee Powers on the ancestral land of the Dakota people. Original music by @iam.onyxrose   Learn more about Feminist Book Club on our website, sign up for our emails, shop our Bookshop.org recommendations, and follow us on Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Facebook, Pinterest.

First Date Stories
Special Episode: Marriage Minded Dating with Marcia Naomi Berger

First Date Stories

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 37:02


In this Special Episode, Relationship and Marriage Expert Marcia Naomi Berger talks all about dating with marriage in mind. You will hear her advice on dealing with wounds from previous relationships, learn about repetition compulsion (and how to avoid it), and discover marriage minded dating techniques for you to use. You can find out more about Marcia Naomi Berger and get in touch with her at www.marriagemeetings.com. Her new book, "Marriage Minded: And A to Z Dating Guide for Lasting Love" can be purchased on Amazon or at your local bookstore. Read the transcript for this episode. First Date Stories: Women's Romantic and Ridiculous Midlife Adventures is now available from Amazon, Bookshop.org, Barnes & Noble, and your local independent bookstore. Learn more about the book here. Sign up for our monthly newsletter, “The Weekender,” and get the Mini Modern Day Dating Dictionary for free! Got a story to share? Tell us about it at https://firstdatestories.com/share. Connect with us at FirstDateStories.com First Date Stories on Facebook First Date Stories on Instagram First Date Stories on Pinterest 

Historical Fiction: Unpacked
Emancipating the Past–with Patty Callahan

Historical Fiction: Unpacked

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021


Patti Callahan is the New York Times bestselling author of fifteen novels. In 2018, she dazzled readers and critics alike with her first historical novel, Becoming Mrs. Lewis, about the life of Joy Davidman, wife of C.S. Lewis. In today's episode, we talk about her recent novel Surviving Savannah and her upcoming novel Once Upon a Wardrobe, which will release October 19. Purchase Surviving Savannah on Amazon (affiliate). Purchase Surviving Savannah on Bookshop (affiliate). Purchase Once Upon a Wardrobe on Amazon (affiliate). Purchase Once Upon a Wardrobe on Bookshop (affiliate). Check out Patti's website. Follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Also mentioned: Learn more about the web series “Friends and Fiction.” The Untold Story Behind Surviving Savannah—a seven-episode podcast series. Join the Historical Fiction: Unpacked Podcast Group on Facebook! Be sure to visit my Instagram, Facebook, and website. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you click them and make a purchase, you help support my work without paying any more for the product. Thank you for your support!

Full Time with Meg Linehan: A show about women's soccer

Meg and Steph Yang catch up to discuss both the fall-out across the NWSL (including the relocation of the NWSL Championship) but also the games and the playoff picture — plus discuss some candidates for NWSL MVP, and what we consider “most valuable.” Plus: thinking about the NWSL commissioner role and the USWNT roster drop, and Meg might accidentally start a barbeque war at the end. The new website for the Black Women's Player Collective: https://www.bwplayercollective.org/ Read Steph's story “‘A fear based system': How the structure of sports protects abusers of power” at The Athletic: https://theathletic.com/2862063/2021/10/01/a-fear-based-system-how-the-structure-of-sports-protects-abusers-of-power/ For more on the NWSL Championship being moved to Louisville: https://theathletic.com/news/nwsl-championship-moved-from-portland-to-louisville-at-players-request/iVoU9DB4n2Ht/ Our rolling coverage of reactions across the NWSL following The Athletic's reporting on Sep. 30: https://theathletic.com/live-blogs/sinead-farrelly-and-mana-shim-discuss-allegations-nwsl-commissioner-resigns-paul-riley-fired-live-updates-on-nwsl/CaPyeg3hqcbH/ For all of the latest Washington Spirit coverage: https://theathletic.com/team/spirit/ Buy Marcus Thompson's book “Dynasties: The 10 G.O.A.T. Teams that Changed the NBA Forever” on Bookshop: https://bookshop.org/books/dynasties-the-10-g-o-a-t-teams-that-changed-the-nba-forever/9780762496297 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Realignment
167 | Evan Osnos: The Making of America's Fury and China's Ambition

The Realignment

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 62:49


Subscribe to The Realignment's Substack Newsletter: https://therealignment.substack.com/ Visit The Realignment's Bookshop to support the show: https://bookshop.org/lists/the-realignment-bookshop Evan Osnos, author of Wildland: The Making of America's Fury, Joe Biden: The Life, the Run, and What Matters Now, and Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China, and staff writer at The New Yorker, joins The Realignment to discuss the state of the U.S. and China and what Joe Biden's presidency means for both countries.

What Book Hooked You?
251 Hayley Krischer

What Book Hooked You?

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 38:56


Author Hayley Krischer visits the podcast to talk about her journalism, her debut Something Happened to Ali Greenleaf, and her newest book THE FALLING GIRLS. Bookshop.org Episode PageKirscher's JournalismSkylar Neese's murder

Terrible, Thanks For Asking
“No Cure for Being Human” With Kate Bowler - TTFA Premium

Terrible, Thanks For Asking

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 13:50


Here's a sneak peek of what you'll get when you join us on TTFA Premium. For $8 a month, you can support our show AND get ad-free episodes and bonus content — including mailbag episodes like this one. Sign up today at TTFA.org/Premium.Join the TTFA reading club: TTFA.org/readingclubOur twice-monthly newsletter features behind-the-scenes content, previews of upcoming episodes and more. Sign up.When you shop our Bookshop.org store, you support the author, independent bookstores AND our show! Shop here.You can purchase Nora's books here.Shop for your favorite TTFA gear at TTFAmerch.comRead the transcript for this episode here.You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis.TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Victoria Kann, RUBYLICIOUS

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 24:51


Victoria Kann, author of the Pinkalicious series, joins Zibby and four very special guests to talk about her latest picture book, Rubylicious. Victoria shares how the original Pinkalicious story began as an April Fool's joke and why she tries to answer the question, "What would be really fun?" whenever she writes a new book. Victoria also tells Zibby about why she enjoys getting feedback from kids much more than from adults as well as how some things have changed for her over the past fifteen years as a result of her books.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3CRS8rmBookshop: https://bit.ly/3EVvvE4 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Sandra Boynton, GOOD NIGHT, GOODNIGHT: The original longer version of The Going to Bed Book

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 24:59


Zibby is joined by humorist, author, and musician Sandra Boynton to talk about her bestselling book, Good Night, Good Night, which was recently expanded and re-released. The two discuss Sandra's extensive and illustrious career, from her start selling greeting cards while still in college to her work creating stories and music for children (which she says has never been intended solely for kids). Sandra also tells Zibby about her work ethic and why the best gifts she ever received have been her education and her family. Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3ibz1ADBookshop: https://bit.ly/3kJintx See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The Loopcast
The American War in Afghanistan: A History

The Loopcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 77:31


Dr. Carter Malkasian discusses his latest book "The American War in Afghanistan: A History." You can purchase a copy from Amazon or Bookshop.  We also touched on Carter's previous book on Afghanistan: "War Comes to Garmser: Thirty Years of Conflict on the Afghan Frontier." You can purchase a copy from Amazon or Bookshop.  The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Wine, Women and Words
Revisiting Fairytales with Brandie June

Wine, Women and Words

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 35:41


Brandie June joins us to discuss "Gold Spun," her debut novel. We chat about fairytale retellings and origin stories, what inspired her to reimagine the Rumpelstiltskin and the writing process behind giving a new spin on a classic tale.  We also introduce our October book of the month "Feral Creatures."  Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find "Gold Spun" under "Featured Books;" our book of the month, "Feral Creatures" in our 'Book of the Month' shop.  

Wine, Women and Words
Chatting with Steven Rowley

Wine, Women and Words

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 30:40


Author Steven Rowley joins us for a discussion about "The Guncle," his latest novel. We dive into character development, the creation of the audiobook and weaving humor into characters -- and so much more. Be sure to check out our shop on Bookshop.org to be able to help support independent bookstores and this podcast. You can find "The Guncle" under "Featured Books;" our book of the month, "Feral Creatures" in our 'Book of the Month' shop.  

Gray Matters
REPLAY - Hold The Phone: We're All Tired

Gray Matters

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 41:18


Listen back to a replay from one of our favorite Season 2 episodes, as we prepare for Season 3. Make sure to check out our IG and TikTok (links below) for insight into the episode!

Covered
#295: Managing Interruptions

Covered

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 42:42


Harry's Tool of the Week- Craft TablesDave's Tool of the Week- Keychron K2 Mechanical Keyboard (blue switches)Links- "How to manage interruptions when working from home" | The Homeworker- I Miss My Café- “Autumn Sunny Day in the Forest Ambience with Soothing Lake Waves Sounds and Birdsong for Relaxation” | YouTube- "Pumpkin Jazz - Relaxing Autumn Coffee Jazz Instrumental for Elegant Mood” | YouTubeCheck Us Out On the WebHome Work is officially independent! If you aren't already subscribed to the show, make sure you head on over to thehomeworkpodcast.com to get each new episode every Tuesday.Support Your Local BookshopYou can now help Home Work and your local bookstore by buying books through our new custom Bookshop.org affiliate link. If we mention a book on the show, you'll find it there--and purchasing through that link nets a little extra money for the show, too.Support Us On PatreonHome Work Podcast Patreon - contribute $5 or $10 a month and get access to bonus episodes, live sessions, worksheets, early access to episodes, and much more!Join Our Discord Server- Home Work Podcast DiscordAsk Us a QuestionSend us an email with a question about working from home or being more productive and we'll read it and answer it on air!Your Hosts- Dave- Harry

Long Story Short
Long Story Short, Be Kind to Yourself

Long Story Short

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 85:51


This week Skye & Amanda read a Psychology Today article by Juliana Breines, “Self-Compassion vs. Letting Yourself Off the Hook”. The two define self compassion and discuss where they were with it prior to reading. They open up about what areas they see that they can make improvements with how much grace they give themselves. Together the ladies run through the four questions that Breines suggests we ask ourselves if we're unsure whether we are being genuinely self compassionate or just letting ourselves off easy.Skye talks about how hearing and receiving what other people think of her has positively impacted how she sees herself. Amanda talks about how she's bringing self compassion into her career and what grief has taught her about common humanity. Books mentioned in this week's episode are linked to our Bookshop.org shop* Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself by Kristen NeffGifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brene BrownArticles mentions in this week's episode: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/in-love-and-war/202006/self-compassion-vs-letting-yourself-the-hookThis week's ‘Bout That Action! highlight is: NoName Book Club & Radical Hood Library Follow @book.clubhq on IG and stop by the library's Los Angeles locationSupport Long Story Short and Local Bookstores: Libro.FM - get two audiobooks for the price of one when you use the code LSSPODCAST when signing up for your first month of membership. Long Story Short Hotline: (646) 543-6232Follow us online:Instagram: @LongStoryShortPodTwitter: @LSSpodcastFacebook: @LongStoryShortPodEmail: info.longstoryshortpod@gmail.com*Purchasing books through Bookshop.org earns Long Story Short a small commission.

Unabridged
Some Spooky Seasonal Fun - Unabridged Discusses Scream!

Unabridged

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 50:47


In this Unabridged episode, Jen and Sara discuss Scream. Before diving into that discussion, Sara, Jen, and Ashley all share our bookish check-in reading, which this week includes Laura Florand's The Chocolate Thief, Sarah Adams's The Match, and Ashley Audrain's The Push. Jen and Sara share their experiences in 1996 watching Scream for the first time, and then they share their thoughts about watching it again now in 2021. Afterwards, we all come back together for our Give Me One where we admit a veggie that we each hate!   Visit the Unabridged website for our full show notes and links to the books mentioned in the episode.   Interested in what else we're reading? Check out our Featured Books page.   Want to support Unabridged? Follow us @unabridgedpod on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter. | Join our Unabridged Podcast Reading Challenge. | Visit our curated list of books a  Bookshop.org. | Become a patron on Patreon. | Check out our Merch Store. | Visit the resources available in our Teachers Pay Teachers store.  

Otherppl with Brad Listi
732. Alexandra Kleeman

Otherppl with Brad Listi

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 97:11


Alexandra Kleeman is the author of the novel Something New Under the Sun, available from Hogarth Press. Kleeman's other books include Intimations, a short story collection, and the novel You Too Can Have A Body Like Mine, which was awarded the 2016 Bard Fiction Prize and was a New York Times Editor's Choice. In 2020, she was awarded the Rome Prize and the Berlin Prize. Her fiction has been published in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Zoetrope, Conjunctions, and Guernica, among others, and other writing has appeared in Harper's, The New York Times Magazine, VOGUE, Tin House, n+1, and The Guardian. Her work has received fellowships and support from Bread Loaf, Djerassi, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Headlands Center for the Arts. Born in 1986 in Berkeley, California, she was raised in Colorado and lives in Staten Island with her husband, the writer Alex Gilvarry. *** Otherppl with Brad Listi is a weekly literary podcast featuring in-depth interviews with today's leading writers. Launched in 2011. Books. Literature. Writing. Publishing. Authors. Screenwriters. Etc. Support the show on Patreon Merch www.otherppl.com @otherppl Instagram  YouTube Email the show: letters [at] otherppl [dot] com The podcast is a proud affiliate partner of Bookshop, working to support local, independent bookstores. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Sarah's Book Shelves Live
Ep. 96: 2021 Debuts Special with Susie from @NovelVisits

Sarah's Book Shelves Live

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 55:32


In Episode 96, Susie Boutry (@NovelVisits) and I share some of our favorite debut novels and discuss why we gravitate toward debuts.  We also discuss our reading stats for debut novels, as well as exploring some sophomore novels...the good, the not so good, and those we're still awaiting. This post contains affiliate links, through which I make a small commission when you make a purchase (at no cost to you!). I also included Bookshop.org affiliate links. Highlights Why I like having debut authors on the podcast. A full breakdown of debut-related stats and our best year for debuts Debuts we love, divided into four categories: All-Time Favorite Debuts Sophomore Slumps — alongside the debuts that came before them Anxiously Awaiting — debut novelists who've not yet released a second novel Upcoming Sophomore Novels All-Time Favorite Debuts [9:35] Sarah The Mothers by Brit Bennett | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org[11:00] Black Chalk by Christopher J. Yates | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [16:35] & [41:05] Honorable Mentions Shelter by Jung Yun | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [10:00] Saving Ruby King by Catherine Adel West | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [10:16] Susie Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [13:22] The Most Fun We Ever Had by Claire Lombardo | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [18:46] Honorable Mention Mudbound by Hillary Jordan | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [10:26] Sophomore Slumps [21:05] Sarah Debut: The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress by Ariel Lawhon | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [21:20] Sophomore: Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [23:40] Debut: Dead Letters by Caite Dolan-Leach | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [29:46] Sophomore: We Went to the Woods by Caite Dolan-Leach | Buy from Amazon| Buy from Bookshop.org [32:03] Susie Debut: Standard Deviation by Katherine Heiny | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [25:04] Sophomore: Early Morning Riser by Katherine Heiny | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [28:13] Debut: Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [33:14] Sophomore: The End of the Day by Bill Clegg | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [35:09] Anxiously Awaiting [36:25] Sarah The Book of Essie by Meghan MacLean Weir | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [36:37] We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [41:13] Susie If We Were Villains by M. L. Rio | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org[38:54] Tuesday Nights in 1980 by Molly Prentiss | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [43:57] Upcoming Sophomore Novels [45:40] Sarah Debut: Miracle Creek by Angie Kim | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [45:55] Upcoming: Happiness Quotient by Angie Kim (TBA) [46:19] Debut: Fleishman Is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [48:51] Upcoming: Long Island Compromise by Taffy Brodesser-Akner (January 18, 2022) | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [50:02] Susie Debut: Girl at War by Sara Nović | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [47:04] Upcoming: True Biz by Sara Nović (March 15, 2022) | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [47:58] Debut: Rabbit Cake by Annie Hartnett | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [51:03] Upcoming: Unlikely Animals by Annie Hartnett (April 12, 2022) | Buy from Amazon | Buy from Bookshop.org [52:39] Other Books Mentioned The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett [11:40]  Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi [13:53]  The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins [17:21] The Secret History by Donna Tartt [17:24] & [39:31] The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer [17:26]  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles [22:18] A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara [34:06]  Scout Finch from To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee [52:28]  Other Links Podcast Episode 93: Fall 2021 Book Preview with Catherine from @GilmoreGuide Podcast Episode 83: 2021 Summer Reading Special with Susie from @NovelVisits Podcast Episode 78: Deep Backlist Books with Catherine from @GilmoreGuide Podcast Episode 64: Catherine Adel West (Author of Saving Ruby King) If you'd like to track your own reading stats, check out my downloadable spreadsheet.  Learn more about the 2021 Rock Your Reading Tracking Spreadsheet here, or by becoming a supporter on Patreon and choosing the Superstar level, you'll get the upcoming 2022 Reading Tracker included with your membership.

Bonfire Babble: Exploring Magic With Two Modern Witches

Our series continues this times the three sisters - the OG and the NEW! WE may talk Spirit Boards a bit at the beginning .... well give a listen!   6:50 Getting the Actress drama and some disclaimers out of the way. If you know – you know. If you want to know without a lot of added drama “Just the facts, Mam.”   11:11 – WE TALK CHARMED Sparks 38ish.... SPARKS Corey Dioasa Luna Magic Detta Erika Beunaflor Her Books at Bookshop dot Org Her Instagram Erika's Linktree Land Acknowledgment Bonfire Babble Podcast recognizes that we live and record on the traditional lands of the Duwamish Tribe. We Honor Their past and present stewardship of the beautiful land and the life-giving energy they provide. To learn more about the Duwamish People and Real Rent visit their site!  How To Reach Us You can find us on Instagram Twitter  Facebook at Bonfire Babble Podcast Bonfire Babble TikTok Cawnawyn Mor Our awesome in-house astrologer! You can catch her once a month on the podcast! But always on Instagram…provided there isn't an outage…. If you like us – and you are on Apple Podcast – we would love it if you gave us a 5-star rating and if you have time – a short review! Thanks so much for listening!  

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Eva Pilgrim, WALTER DOES HIS BEST: A Frenchie Adventure in Kindness and Muddy Paws

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 19:29


Good Morning America weekend co-anchor and ABC News correspondent Eva Pilgrim joins Zibby to discuss her first picture book, Walter Does His Best, which was inspired by her beloved French bulldog. Eva shares how her mom's lessons about kindness have shaped both her parenting goals and the story she wanted this book to tell. She also reveals the interaction that still stands out from her years of reporting and what she's most looking forward to with the birth of her first child.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3m2TBUMBookshop: https://bit.ly/3m35gDd. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Stephanie V.W. Lucianovic and Vashti Harrison, HELLO, STAR

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 26:44


Zibby is joined by author and illustrator duo Stephanie V.W. Lucianovic and Vashti Harrison to talk about their new picture book, Hello, Star. Stephanie tells Zibby about how its premise was inspired by the questions her young son asked her former astronaut husband about space — and why she decided to feature a mother-daughter pair in the story instead. Vashti shares how Stephanie's lyrical writing encouraged her to try more creative illustration techniques. The two also reveal how they serendipitously found their way to each other.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3EYJt8kBookshop: https://bit.ly/3zJe0mB See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Satellite Sisters
Lian's First Trip in Forever, Peanut Butter Sandwich Spies, Teen Girls + Instagram, What Martha Eats

Satellite Sisters

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 59:26


Julie is always on BREAKING SPY NEWS plus Lian is headed out for her first trip in two years and Liz salutes Shalane Flanagan- six marathons in six weeks - wow!What did YOU do this weekend? Shalane Flanagan ran TWO marathons and will complete six this fall.Submarine Spy Case - Julie is ON IT.Facebook, Instagram and Harm to Teen Girls. More to read here.It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Get your mammogram, sisters and read about this promising new cancer treatment.Only in LA -- Hypno Yoga! Only Martha! Read about what Martha Stewart does and eats every day.Tucci-tober continues LIVE in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group every Thursday in October at 5 pm PT/8 pm ET.This week, Cooking With Liz will feature Stanley Tucci's Bolognese from his book The Tucci Table. Cooking With Liz Thursday October 21st: Pasta con Aglio and Olio from the new book.Cooking With Liz October 28th: Spaghetti con Zucchine all Nerano from the new book and TV showEntertaining Sisters:Spy Shows from Spymaster Julie:Counterpart starring J. K Simmons on Netflix.SAS: Red Notice on Prime Video. Shoot'em up with British agents facing terrorist threat on a train. Unit 42 on Netflix. A widowed cop tapped to lead a special cyber crimes unit partners with a former hacker to hunt down tech-savvy criminals in Belgium.Plus Season 3 of Succession on HBOMax premieres this weekend along with a new podcast about the show hosted by Kara Swisher. Thank you to our sponsors and to our listeners for using these special urls to support Satellite Sisters.AWAY www.awaytravel.com/sisters20MEUNDIES www.meundies.com/sistersVisit our website Satellite Sisters: A Pep Talk For Modern WomenFor info on The Sweeney Sisters and Lian's online book clubs for The Sweeney Sisters go to www.liandolan.comSubscribe to our newsletter Pep Talk here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Terrible, Thanks For Asking

If you're sent into an anxiety spiral every time you hear the words “climate change,” you're not alone. Everything we read these days tells us that the clock is ticking down, and there is nothing we as individuals can do about it. But we talked to climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe recently, and she told us that yeah, things are bad … but it's not hopeless! You can shop Katharine's new book, “Saving Us: A Climate Scientist's Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World,” from our Bookshop.org storefront or wherever you buy books.Can't get enough TTFA? Sign up for TTFA Premium for $8 a month. You'll get access to exclusive bonus content, ad-free episodes, extended guest interviews and more! Visit TTFA.org/Premium to get started.Join the TTFA reading club: TTFA.org/readingclubOur twice-monthly newsletter features behind-the-scenes content, previews of upcoming episodes and more. Sign up.When you shop our Bookshop.org store, you support the author, independent bookstores AND our show! Shop here.Shop for your favorite TTFA gear at TTFAmerch.comRead the transcript for this episode here.You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis.TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate.And check out our sponsor this week:Talkspace: talkspace.com with code TTFARitual: ritual.com/thanksSakara: sakara.com/thanks

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Senator Elizabeth Warren, PINKIE PROMISES

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 24:52


Senator Elizabeth Warren joins Zibby to discuss her thirteenth book, Pinkie Promises. Senator Warren shares how her tradition of pinkie promising young girls and women inspired the story's premise, why it was important for her to focus on her protagonist's efforts rather than results, and the picture book's secret second plot that will entertain young readers no matter how many times they read it.Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/2XX7EU3Bookshop: https://bit.ly/2Y8m9UR See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books
Jesse Thistle, FROM THE ASHES: My Story of Being Métis, Homeless, and Finding My Way

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 27:42


Professor and author Jesse Thistle joins Zibby to talk about his bestselling memoir, From the Ashes. Jesse shares how different the overwhelmingly positive reception of his life story has been from the way he used to be perceived, how he believes indigenous people can begin to heal centuries of generational trauma, and what he plans to do next. Jesse also asks listeners to do two simple things in his honor: "Go buy a homeless person or someone down on their luck a meal. Ask them their name."Purchase on Amazon or Bookshop.Amazon: https://amzn.to/3oi9qtHBookshop: https://bit.ly/2WmSpmw See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.