20 episodes

Intimate conversations and true stories of personal daring with emerging and accomplished writers. Writers read their essay, memoir chapter or story, then talk about it with writer/host Michelle Redo.

An audio literary magazine, conceived, curated and hosted by Michelle Redo, an award winning 30-year public radio veteran, and new voice in podcasting.

Original submissions accepted twice yearly.

Daring to Tell Michelle Redo

    • Society & Culture
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Intimate conversations and true stories of personal daring with emerging and accomplished writers. Writers read their essay, memoir chapter or story, then talk about it with writer/host Michelle Redo.

An audio literary magazine, conceived, curated and hosted by Michelle Redo, an award winning 30-year public radio veteran, and new voice in podcasting.

Original submissions accepted twice yearly.

    Mothers and Daughters in Congratulations and Best Wishes with Caroline Fitzgerald

    Mothers and Daughters in Congratulations and Best Wishes with Caroline Fitzgerald

    Clinical Hypnotherapist http://carolinefitzgerald.net/ (Caroline Fitzgerald) reads from her yet-to-be published memoir- I Think I Might Die Without You.
    Sign up for https://michelleredo.com/ (Hit Pause), the newsletter of the Daring to Tell podcast at https://michelleredo.com/ (michelleredo.com)
    Follow me on Twitter @michelleredo

    • 1 hr 15 min
    This Too Shall Pass— A deeply personal essay at a sensitive time of year

    This Too Shall Pass— A deeply personal essay at a sensitive time of year

    Holiday time magnifies both joy and grief... Yet, the power of story helps Jeannine Burgdorf contemplate being motherless while coming to terms with infertility in this intensely vulnerable and deeply personal essay.
    To read more from Jeannine visit her https://jeannineburgdorf.substack.com/ (Substack) page or follower her on Twitter and Instagram @havingfunwrong.
    Follow me on Twitter @michelleredo
    Sign up for https://michelleredo.com (Hit Pause) the newsletter of the Daring to Tell podcast.
    email: https://michelleredo.com/contact-email (Michelle@michelleredo.com)

    • 36 min
    Zibby Owens on podcasting, writing and her new publishing venture Zibby Books

    Zibby Owens on podcasting, writing and her new publishing venture Zibby Books

    The creative and business mind behind the ever-growing https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/moms-dont-have-time-to-read-books/id1366633318 (Mom's Don't Have Time) To empire- https://zibbyowens.com/ (Zibby Owens) talks with Michelle Redo for this special bonus episode conversation about podcasting, writing and her newest business-story venture- https://zibbyowens.com/zibby-books (Zibby Books).

    • 32 min
    The Art of Reassembly after early mother loss with Peg Conway

    The Art of Reassembly after early mother loss with Peg Conway

    https://www.pegconway.com/ (Peg Conway) shares two chapters from her new memoir called https://www.pegconway.com/the-art-of-reassembly/ (The Art of Reassembly: A Memoir of Early Mother Loss and Aftergrief)
    Sign up for the Daring to Tell newsletter, Hit Pause, at https://michelleredo.com/ (Michelleredo.com)
    Or email me Michelle@MichelleRedo.com

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Afghanistan Historical Context

    Afghanistan Historical Context

    It's the season two debut! https://chriswoolfbooks.com/ (Author Chris Woolf) reads from his newly released memoir, https://chriswoolfbooks.com/#reviews-1 (Bumbling Through the Hindu Kush: A Memoir of Fear and Kindness in Afghanistan).
    Life contains expletives, and so does this episode.
    Sign up for https://michelleredo.com/blog (Hit Pause), the Daring to Tell Newsletter at https://michelleredo.com (michelleredo.com)

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Bumbling Through the Hindu Kush-BONUS PREVIEW

    Bumbling Through the Hindu Kush-BONUS PREVIEW

    A journey from Kabul, Afghanistan to the city of Taloqan in 1991 as told by Chris Woolf, former BBC journalist. This special bonus episode previews his conversation with Michelle Redo in advance of the release of his forthcoming memoir, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQ87AItDQIE (Bumbling Through the Hindu Kush: A Memoir of Fear and Kindness in Afghanistan).
    Stay tuned for a section from his book for the season two launch of Daring to Tell coming in November.
    Follow more about Bumbling Through the Hindu Kush on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with #bumblingbook

    • 11 min

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