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La Literati is a show about poetry, books and creative, inspiring people of all kinds. We strive to bring you in depth interviews that illuminate. Every conversation is a story. We hope through our show, the listeners will develop a greater appreciation for writing, reading and those addicting things called book. Join hosts, Tosha Michelle and Jim aka Niles, the constant readers, as they take you on a literary journey of discovery, wonder and the fine art of reading- a Bibliophilia dream. Don't forget the coffee and chocolate. We'll provide the Southern hospitality and entertainment. You can contact us at laliterati1@gmail.com

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Erika Robuck is the bestselling author of Hemingway's Girl, Call Me Zelda, Fallen Beauty, The House of Hawthorne, and Receive Me Falling. She is also a contributor to the anthology Grand Central: Postwar Stories of Love and... more

Another birthday for Niles approaches. Tosha, Niles, and a friends use this occasion to gather around the table and talk for your entertainment.

David Bedrick, JD, Dipl. PW, is an author, speaker, counselor, attorney, and teacher. He spent eight years on the faculty at the University of Phoenix, and has taught for the US Navy, 3M, psychological associations, and small groups.... more

J.D. Estrada is an indie author who was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He has published five books including one novel, three poetry collections, and one YA short story collection. A bodyboarder, singer/songwriter, and lover of words, he... more

Todd is the author of three books, poet, screenwriter, playwright, and independent filmmaker. He has a fondness for children, animals, veterans, and the homeless. Todd is a former US Marine, freethinker, philosopher, and lover of freedom,... more

For most of her life, Ellynore Seybold-Smith was a wife and mother. It was not long after her children married and moved away that her husband died way too young. As grief therapy, she wrote her first book, THE WOODEN MISTRESS. It... more

Mark Kingwell is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Toronto, and a contributing editor of Harper's Magazine in New York. He is the author or co-author of seventeen books of political, cultural, and aesthetic theory. In his... more

Although award winning author and retired fiction professor, Elizabeth Harris, is a bona fide expert on story craft, her new novel exposes some feminine history in an entertaining way. Winning of the 2014 Gival Press Fiction Award,... more

Paul has started blogging, after a long hiatus from writing. Paul wrote for his high school, college, and town papers. He also did tip sheets at Belmont Park. He was born and raised on Long Island, and he loves athletics, cooking, animals, and... more

Tumika Patrice Cain is an award-winning author, media personality, and publisher whose work centers around uplifing, encouraging, and empowering others to live the abundant life. She is also an accomplished poet, founder of the Say... more