20 episodes

A podcast about writing, parenting, and creative accountability brought to you by writers and youngish mothers Annie Hartnett, Tessa Fontaine, and Ellen O'Connell Whittet. We are here to save you, each other, and ourselves.

Here to Save You Podcast Annie Hartnett, Tessa Fontaine & Ellen O'Connell Whittet

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

A podcast about writing, parenting, and creative accountability brought to you by writers and youngish mothers Annie Hartnett, Tessa Fontaine, and Ellen O'Connell Whittet. We are here to save you, each other, and ourselves.

    #20: Ellen and Annie with Katie Runde, author of THE SHORE

    #20: Ellen and Annie with Katie Runde, author of THE SHORE

    Ellen and Annie and Katie Runde talk acknowledgements, Fleabag, prologues, freelance editors, and not quitting on your book.

    Katie's book is here:
    THE SHORE
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    #19: Tessa and Annie talk accountability groups and Vanessa A. Bee, author of HOME BOUND

    #19: Tessa and Annie talk accountability groups and Vanessa A. Bee, author of HOME BOUND

    Tessa and Annie talk accountability groups (find out more at anniehartnett.com/workshops and then chat with Vanessa A. Bee, author of HOME BOUND, out October 11

    See Vanessa on tour: https://vanessaabee.com/

    Vanessa's book:
    HOME BOUND 
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    • 1 hr
    #18: Ellen and Tessa talk with Joseph Scapellato author of the The Made-Up Man

    #18: Ellen and Tessa talk with Joseph Scapellato author of the The Made-Up Man

    Ellen and Tessa and our guest Joe Scapellato talk writing 2 books at once, writing for middle grade audiences, and how parenting can enrich your writing.

    Joe's books:
    The Made-Up Man
    Big Lonesome 
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    • 54 min
    #17: Ellen and Annie talk poetry and never folding laundry with Nancy Reddy and Emily Pérez, editors of The Long Devotion: Poets Writing Motherhood

    #17: Ellen and Annie talk poetry and never folding laundry with Nancy Reddy and Emily Pérez, editors of The Long Devotion: Poets Writing Motherhood

    Ellen and Annie talk agents and non-fiction projects put on the back burner, and then chat with Nancy Reddy and Emily Pérez, the editors of The Long Devotion: Poets Writing Motherhood.
     
    The Long Devotion: Poets Writing Motherhood

    Article mentioned
    Folding Clothes is a Scam by Kathleen Donahoe
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    • 53 min
    #16: Ellen & Annie chat with Antonia Angress, author of SIRENS & MUSES

    #16: Ellen & Annie chat with Antonia Angress, author of SIRENS & MUSES

    Antonia Angress, author of SIRENS & MUSES, doesn't have children, but hopes to have one someday soon.

    Antonia's book:
    SIRENS AND MUSES 
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    • 59 min
    #15: Ellen and Annie level up with Amy Jo Burns, author of SHINER AND CINDERLAND

    #15: Ellen and Annie level up with Amy Jo Burns, author of SHINER AND CINDERLAND

    Amy Jo’s Books: 
    SHINER
    CINDERLAND
     
    Also mentioned: 
    Joni Mitchell and Brandi Carlisle concert 
     
    Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison 
    Everything I Have is Yours by Eleanor Henderson 
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    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Seatteite ,

Loved the rapport and Honesty!

Just listened to your podcast and really enjoyed it. I loved the honesty and the rapport between you two. Very refreshing. I was thinking you could also say Hear to save you. Looking forward to hearing the next one.

Chuchaba ,

Love this show

So funny!

CGM1019 ,

Obsessed

Two episodes in and I can’t wait for more. Exactly the podcast I was looking for!

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