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Aspiring writers, best-selling scribes, and award-winning screenwriters confront existential dread and writing angst! A podcast for the conversationalist.

Writer's Bone Daniel Ford and the Writer's Bone Crew

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 46 Ratings

Aspiring writers, best-selling scribes, and award-winning screenwriters confront existential dread and writing angst! A podcast for the conversationalist.

    Episode 663: Loving the Struggle With John Vercher

    Episode 663: Loving the Struggle With John Vercher

    Author John Vercher (After the Lights Go Out, Three-Fifths) returns to the show to chat with Daniel Ford about his latest novel Devil Is Fine, out today from Celadon Books.
    To learn more about John Vercher, visit his official website and listen to our previous interview with the author in Episode 535.
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 33 min
    Friday Morning Coffee: Eric Rickstad

    Friday Morning Coffee: Eric Rickstad

    Caitlin Malcuit discusses the 16 mass killings in the United States in 2024, including the 11 that involved a firearm, and the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act. 
    Then author Eric Rickstad (I Am Not Who You Think I Am, The Names of Dead Girls) returns to chat with Daniel Ford about his explosive new novel Lilith. 
    To learn more about Eric Rickstad, visit his official website. Also listen to our previous interview with the author in Episode 518.
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 44 min
    Episode 662: Clare Pooley

    Episode 662: Clare Pooley

    Author Clare Pooley (Iona Iverson's Rules for Commuting, The Authenticity Project) joins Daniel Ford on the show to chat about her new book How to Age Disgracefully, out today from Pamela Dorman Books.
    To learn more about Clare Pooley, visit her official website.
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 39 min
    Episode 661: George Pelecanos

    Episode 661: George Pelecanos

    Best-selling author and Emmy-nominated scribe George Pelecanos joins Daniel Ford to chat about his latest book Buster: A Dog. 
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 36 min
    Episode 660: Morgan Talty, Author of Fire Exit

    Episode 660: Morgan Talty, Author of Fire Exit

    Award-winning author Morgan Talty (Night of the Living Rez) returns to the show and talks with Daniel Ford about his debut novel Fire Exit, out now from Tin House.
    To learn more about Morgan Talty, visit his official website and listen to our first interview with the author. Also read his essay about blood quantum in Esquire. 
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 58 min
    Friday Morning Coffee: Elizabeth O’Connor, Author of Whale Fall

    Friday Morning Coffee: Elizabeth O’Connor, Author of Whale Fall

    Author Elizabeth O’Connor joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss about her debut Whale Fall. 
    Guest host Daniel Paisner, prolific ghostwriter and host of As Told To, also chats about his upcoming conversation with author and podcaster Chelsea Devantez, as well as his book with Olympian Lindsey Jacobellis, Unforgiving: Lessons from the Fall.
    Writer's Bone is proudly sponsored by Chelsea Devantez and her upcoming book I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: (But I'm Going to Anyway), Libro.fm, and Everyday Shakespeare.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
46 Ratings

46 Ratings

Son of a Blitch ,

Great podcast

Loved the Keith O’Brien episode. Great job interviewing!

Janbrog ,

Great content, great host

I think the host asks terrific questions. Plus he has a great voice, my # rule for a podcast.

MKRainey ,

Love Writer’s Bone!

What a thoughtful podcast! I love hearing Daniel interview authors. And I love that most of the episodes are so short! I can digest bite sized episodes quickly ❤️

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