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Cabana Chats: Sari Botton Cabana Chats

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In our thirteenth full episode of Cabana Chats, writer and editor Sari Botton talks with Resort founder Catherine LaSota about co-working spaces for writers, the importance of building a community around you, and how aging can mean different things to different people. If you want the full experience of this conversation, we recommend listening while enjoying a pizza around a fire with some friends!

Sari Botton is a writer and editor living in Kingston, NY. She is a contributing editor at Catapult, and the former Essays Editor for Longreads. She edited the anthologies Goodbye to All That: Writers on Loving & Leaving NY and Never Can Say Goodbye: Writers on Their Unshakable Love for NY. She teaches creative nonfiction at Wilkes University, Catapult and Bay Path University. She publishes three newsletters: Oldster Magazine, Adventures in "Journalism," and Memoir Monday. Her memoir-in-essays, And You May Find Yourself... will be published by Heliotrope in June 2022.

More links:
"Personal Space," Sari's talk show about memoir on LitHub: https://lithub.com/tag/personal-space/
Sari's latest from "How's the Writing Going?" (her interview column in Catapult's "Don't Write Alone" series): https://catapult.co/dont-write-alone/stories/hows-the-writing-going-r-o-kwon-a-conversation-with-sari-botton

Mentioned in this episode:

Matthew Salesses's Fine Lines essay: https://longreads.com/2019/04/22/to-grieve-is-to-carry-another-time/
Alexander Chee's essay, the first that Sari commissioned and edited at Longreads: https://longreads.com/2016/04/18/our-well-regulated-militia/
Kingston Writers' Studio: https://www.kingstonwritersstudio.com

Join our free Resort community, full of resources and support for writers, here: https://community.theresortlic.com/
More information about The Resort can be found here: https://www.theresortlic.com/

Cabana Chats is hosted by Resort founder Catherine LaSota.
Our podcast editor is Craig Eley, and our music is by Pat Irwin.

Special thanks to Resort assistant Nadine Santoro.

FULL TRANSCRIPTS for Cabana Chats podcast episodes are available in the free Resort network: https://community.theresortlic.com/

Follow us on social media! @TheResortLIC

In our thirteenth full episode of Cabana Chats, writer and editor Sari Botton talks with Resort founder Catherine LaSota about co-working spaces for writers, the importance of building a community around you, and how aging can mean different things to different people. If you want the full experience of this conversation, we recommend listening while enjoying a pizza around a fire with some friends!

Sari Botton is a writer and editor living in Kingston, NY. She is a contributing editor at Catapult, and the former Essays Editor for Longreads. She edited the anthologies Goodbye to All That: Writers on Loving & Leaving NY and Never Can Say Goodbye: Writers on Their Unshakable Love for NY. She teaches creative nonfiction at Wilkes University, Catapult and Bay Path University. She publishes three newsletters: Oldster Magazine, Adventures in "Journalism," and Memoir Monday. Her memoir-in-essays, And You May Find Yourself... will be published by Heliotrope in June 2022.

More links:
"Personal Space," Sari's talk show about memoir on LitHub: https://lithub.com/tag/personal-space/
Sari's latest from "How's the Writing Going?" (her interview column in Catapult's "Don't Write Alone" series): https://catapult.co/dont-write-alone/stories/hows-the-writing-going-r-o-kwon-a-conversation-with-sari-botton

Mentioned in this episode:

Matthew Salesses's Fine Lines essay: https://longreads.com/2019/04/22/to-grieve-is-to-carry-another-time/
Alexander Chee's essay, the first that Sari commissioned and edited at Longreads: https://longreads.com/2016/04/18/our-well-regulated-militia/
Kingston Writers' Studio: https://www.kingstonwritersstudio.com

Join our free Resort community, full of resources and support for writers, here: https://community.theresortlic.com/
More information about The Resort can be found here: https://www.theresortlic.com/

Cabana Chats is hosted by Resort founder Catherine LaSota.
Our podcast editor is Craig Eley, and our music is by Pat Irwin.

Special thanks to Resort assistant Nadine Santoro.

FULL TRANSCRIPTS for Cabana Chats podcast episodes are available in the free Resort network: https://community.theresortlic.com/

Follow us on social media! @TheResortLIC

34 min