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Episode 009 – The Craft and Business of Short Fiction

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 in Podcast | 0 comments

Tony Conaway has been a published writer since 1990. He has written dozens of nonfiction articles for venues as varied as airline in-flight magazines, business publications, men’s magazines, and medical publications. These days, he is concentrating on his fiction writing. At present, he has had over thirty short stories published, some of which have been...

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Episode 006 – The Importance of Storytelling with Jim Breslin

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in Podcast | 0 comments

Jim Breslin is the author of Shoplandia, a humorous novel about the working lives of show hosts, producers, and crew at a home shopping channel, which was inspired by Jim’s seventeen years as a television producer at QVC, and which was called “a raucous novel” by Huffington Post Books. His short story collection, Elephant, came out in 2011. Jim’s short...

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Episode 005 – Publishing Image-Intensive Books with Andy Schön

Posted by on Nov 5, 2016 in Podcast | 0 comments

Andy Schön holds degrees in philosophy and computer science from Columbia University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is also a graduate of New York Film Academy, and has studied photography at the Rhode Island School of Design. Andy is the author of Fifteen Times Around the World: A Lion Bit me in Zimbabwe and Other Travel Adventures, and also...

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