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Bill Kenower, Editor-in-Chief of Author magazine, talks to writers of all genres about the books we write and the lives we lead, and how these two are one in the same.

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Bill welcomes Kristin Meekhof to the show. In 2007, when Kristin Meekhof was 33, her husband (a teacher and veteran) of four years was diagnosed with advanced adrenal cancer. Approximately eight weeks later, he died. Bill and Kristin will discuss the book she wrote in response that experience, and which has names as a Maria Schriver "Architect of Change." Don't miss this inspiring interview.
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Bill welcomes novelist and slam poet Karen Finneyfrock to the show. Karen was influential during slam-poetry's infancy. She has since been short-listed for the Stranger genius award, and was named Seattle Magazine's "Queen of the... more

Bill welcomes debut suspense writer Christine Carbo to the show. Join us as we talk about the pleasures and perils of taking that first dip in publishing waters, what does or doesn't make for good suspense. Don't miss it!

Bill welcomes John C. Robinson to the show. Dr. Robinson is a clinical psychologist with a second doctorate in ministry, and is an ordained interfaith minister. Bill and John will discuss his work with spiritual-oriented... more

Bill welcomes Will North back to the show. Will has led a varied writing life. He has written more than a dozen non fiction books. He was also a ghostwriter—for an American President, a Vice-President, a famous... more

Bill welcome blogger, foodie, and memoirist Tara Austen Weaver to the show. Tara is author of numerous books, including The Butcher and the Vegetarian, which was mentioned in Newsweek, on New York Magazine's Grub Street, in... more

Bill welcomes Kim Schneiderman to the show. Kim Schneiderman is a psychotherapist, workshop facilitator, former journalist, and spiritual essayist. She counsels adults through her private psychotherapy practice and has facilitated... more

Bill welcomes author and thinker Richard Barrett to the show. Richard Barrett is an author, speaker and internationally recognised thought leader on the evolution of human values in business and society. He is the founder and chairman of... more

Bill welcomes novelist Stephanie Kallos back to the show. Kallos's short fiction has received a Raymond Carver Award and a Pushcart Prize nomination. Her first novel, Broken for You, was published in 2004; it was chosen by Sue Monk Kidd... more

Bill welcomes psychotherapist and author Sunita Pattani to the show. In addition to her practice, Pattani shares her message through a combination of speaking, running workshops, and writing. A regular blogger for Huffington Post, Pattani's... more

Bill welcomes author, speaker, and publisher Marc Allen to the show. Marc is an internationally renowned author and president and publisher of New World Library, which he co-founded (with Shakti Gawain) in 1977. He has guided the company... more