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A show about writing, reading, and getting (some) things done. Jessica Lahey writes the Parent-Teacher Conference column for the New York Times' Well Family and is the author of "The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Children Can Succeed." KJ Dell'Antonia is a columnist and contributing editor for the New York Times' Well Family. In their podcast, they talk about writing short form, long form and book length, give tips for pitching editors and agents and constantly revise how they tackle the ongoing challenge of keeping your butt in the chair for long enough to get the work done.

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    • Literature
    • 4.9, 129 Ratings

A show about writing, reading, and getting (some) things done. Jessica Lahey writes the Parent-Teacher Conference column for the New York Times' Well Family and is the author of "The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Children Can Succeed." KJ Dell'Antonia is a columnist and contributing editor for the New York Times' Well Family. In their podcast, they talk about writing short form, long form and book length, give tips for pitching editors and agents and constantly revise how they tackle the ongoing challenge of keeping your butt in the chair for long enough to get the work done.

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
129 Ratings
129 Ratings
rb-f ,

Fantastic topics, interesting people, fun hosts

KJ and Jessica exude excitement and encouragement with every episode; I love the authenticity from them and their guests. This energetic, conversational podcast is informative fun for writers. We know we’re not alone!

CleveEAG ,

Always worthwhile

This is in my top 3 podcasts that I listen to weekly. Ditto the other reviewer, “I feel like it’s made for me,” it resonates so much. Love the #amreading segment, but really like it all👍

RJHodge ,

Fantastic for Writers at All Levels

I’m hooked on this podcast! Not only is it a great resource, but it’s inspiring and fun. I keep up with the current episodes and am working my way back through the older ones. Well worth checking out if you have any interest in writing.

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