Write-minded Podcast

By Brooke Warner and Grant Faulkner

Weekly Inspiration for Writers

  1. 1.
    Books That Help Start Conversations with Kids, featuring Anastasia Higginbotham
    38:50
  2. 2.
    Using Storytelling to Inform and Educate, featuring Kaitlyn Greenidge
    34:39
  3. 3.
    Craft Is Never Neutral, featuring Matthew Salesses
    34:24
  4. 4.
    Confronting Shame, featuring Firoozeh Dumas
    38:49
  5. 5.
    Best of YA, featuring Laurie Halse Anderson and Marie Lu
    31:31
  6. 6.
    Best of Sex Writing, featuring Deesha Philyaw and Kim Addonizio
    32:35
  7. 7.
    Best of Memoir, featuring Mary Karr and Elizabeth Gilbert
    31:46
  8. 8.
    Best of Debut Fiction, featuring Mateo Askaripour and Sameer Pandya
    28:00
  1. 9.
    Best of Fantasy, featuring Hugh Howey and Victoria “V.E.” Schwab
    25:44
  2. 10.
    The Joy and Angst of a Newly Released Book, featuring Grant Faulkner
    24:19
  3. 11.
    To Plot or Not? featuring Jean Hanff Korelitz
    36:09
  4. 12.
    Writing the Body and Sex in Memoir, featuring Gina Frangello
    46:31
  5. 13.
    Permission To Write and Getting It Right, featuring Rebecca Makkai
    38:30
  6. 14.
    Unearthing Unknown Stories, featuring Stacey Lee
    30:55
  7. 15.
    Ready, Set, Memoir, featuring Lindsey Grant
    31:30
  8. 16.
    Comedy as Tragedy Plus Time, featuring Annabelle Gurwitch
    34:02
  9. 17.
    “Whodunnits” and Other Genre Fiction We Love, featuring Tracy Clark
    36:53
  10. 18.
    How to Have More Conscious Conversations, featuring Fred Dust
    31:16
  11. 19.
    Never Be Afraid To Start Over, featuring Nicole Glover
    28:35
  12. 20.
    Creating Strong Female Characters, featuring Sue Monk Kidd
    35:38
  13. 21.
    How Displacement Drives Our Writing, featuring Carol Edgarian
    31:41
  14. 22.
    Writing About Place, featuring Hala Alyan
    28:41
  15. 23.
    Trauma as Stigma and Inspiration, featuring Paula McLain
    38:26
  16. 24.
    Rewriting Classic Stories, featuring Ali Benjamin
    30:14
  17. 25.
    Capturing Universal Messages in Your Story, featuring Valarie Kaur
    36:47
  18. 26.
    Writing Multi-generational Stories, featuring Gabriela Garcia
    21:54
  19. 27.
    Confessional Writing—or Just the Unvarnished Truth? featuring Kim Addonizio
    32:03
  20. 28.
    Turning What You Love Into What You Do, featuring Tieshena Davis
    25:39
  21. 29.
    Geeking Out on Middle Grade, featuring Claire Swinarski
    32:59
  22. 30.
    The Art of Writing Epic Stories without Villains, featuring Ann Patchett
    34:59
  23. 31.
    Writing Your Family Story, featuring Louis Chude-Sokei
    35:28
  24. 32.
    Getting Intentional with Your Writing, featuring Deesha Philyaw
    37:11
  25. 33.
    A Writer’s Journey through Fantasy—and Revision, featuring Marie Lu
    33:23
  26. 34.
    Indie Writing, Indie Publishing, featuring Orna Ross
    30:30
  27. 35.
    Nora Ephron’s Rules of Writing: Voice, Voice, Voice! featuring Erin Carlson
    30:09
  28. 36.
    The Art of Plunging In, featuring Mateo Askaripour
    27:02
  29. 37.
    Dreaming Big and On Your Own Terms, featuring S. Bear Bergman
    33:36
  30. 38.
    Bringing Wonder to Your Writing Process, featuring Jane Smiley
    30:48
  31. 39.
    Happy New Year—and Getting Back to Normal? featuring Brooke Warner and Grant Faulkner
    15:09
  32. 40.
    Creating in Uncertainty, featuring Devi S. Laskar
    29:58
  33. 41.
    Radical Writing, Radical Change, featuring Kate Schatz
    32:41
  34. 42.
    Contemporary Poetry, featuring Michael Mejia
    28:27
  35. 43.
    The Perils and Pleasures of Writing About the Past, featuring Christina Baker Kline
    33:03
  36. 44.
    From Bank Robber to Author to Mentor, featuring Joe Loya
    23:54
  37. 45.
    Mining Humor in Serious Fiction, featuring Lysley Tenorio
    31:20
  38. 46.
    It’s All About the Story, featuring Donald Maass
    33:47
  39. 47.
    The Enduring Power of the Books That Change Our Lives, featuring Laurie Halse Anderson
    34:18
  40. 48.
    Publicity Isn’t Rocket Science, but It’s Dang Hard, featuring Fauzia Burke
    30:30
  41. 49.
    Personal Writing as a Method for Change, featuring Michelle Tea
    37:38
  42. 50.
    Creative Risk-taking, featuring Rebecca Roanhorse
    30:00

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