13 episodes

A podcast of interviews with thought leaders within and without the writing community. All about writing, the craft, submission, publishing, and career building for writers of all kinds and ability levels.

The Good Story Podcast Mary Kole

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A podcast of interviews with thought leaders within and without the writing community. All about writing, the craft, submission, publishing, and career building for writers of all kinds and ability levels.

    Episode 13: Wendelin Van Draanen, MG and YA Author

    Episode 13: Wendelin Van Draanen, MG and YA Author

    An uplifting conversation with author Wendelin Van Draanen, where we discuss the therapeutic nature of writing and the silver lining in a difficult path to publication.

    • 59 min
    Episode 12: John Cusick, Agent and Author

    Episode 12: John Cusick, Agent and Author

    A conversation with John Cusick, literary agent and MG/YA author. We delve into writing for MG and YA readers, what agents are looking for, and breaking writing rules.

    • 48 min
    Episode 11: Erin Entrada Kelly, Middle Grade Author

    Episode 11: Erin Entrada Kelly, Middle Grade Author

    An interview with middle grade author and Newbery medalist Erin Entrada Kelly, where we discuss writing outside your lived experience.

    • 43 min
    Episode 10: Brittany Thurman, Picture Book Author

    Episode 10: Brittany Thurman, Picture Book Author

    Debut picture book author Brittany Thurman discusses writing about complex issues for a young audience, bias in the publishing industry, and supporting Black writers.

    • 55 min
    Episode 9: Kilby Blades, Romance Author

    Episode 9: Kilby Blades, Romance Author

    A conversation with romance author Kilby Blades about changes the traditional publishing industry needs to make in order to be an inclusive space for writers of color.

    • 56 min
    Episode 8: Jeff Lyons, Writing Teacher

    Episode 8: Jeff Lyons, Writing Teacher

    Writing teachers Jeff Lyons and Mary Kole in conversation about craft, from the big picture to the nitty gritty.

    • 59 min

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