Tue, 20 October 2015
Join me and Samantha Mabry, debut author of A FIERCE AND SUBTLE POISON*, in Dallas discussing JFK assassination conspiracy theories, grandmothers warnings about witches, and being close but not too close to dangerous things.
*Note: In the show, Sam refers to A FIERCE AND SUBTLE poison by its earlier title, LEAVES.
Samantha Mabry Show Notes
LIBRA by Don Delillo
HOUSE OF THE SPIRITS by Isabelle Alende
Dennis Covington, SALVATION ON SAND MOUNTAIN
Most Haunted (TV show)
Nathaniel Hawthorne, RAPPACCINI'S DAUGHTER
Esmerelda Santiago CONQUISTADORA
William Carlos Williams, The Fountain of Eternal Youth (essay)
Donald Judd (NY based artist who built Marfa)
Tue, 13 October 2015
Join me in chatting with Stephanie Kuehnert, author of BALLADS OF SUBURBIA and I WANNA BE YOUR JOEY RAMONE and a forthcoming memoir of her teen years. We talk about promises made to cats, heart cities, and Riot Grrl.
Stephanie Kuehnert Show Notes
Story Studio (Chicago, IL)
Girl Power! by Hillary Carlip
Joe Meno, HAIRSTYLES OF THE DAMNED
Susie X, illiustrator
The Writer's Center, Bethesda, MD
Pete Holmes’ podcast, You Made It Weird