Leland de la Durantaye, author of Hannah versus the Tree talks with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett about writing his debut novel (though not the first one he wrote), about patience, and language. Not to be missed.
(Broadcast date: May 22, 2019)
My guest for the entire hour, New York City literary agent Claire Roberts, discusses books, publishing, trends, self-published books, and more, on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM, broadcast from the University of California, Irvine campus.
(Broadcast date: May 15, 2019)
Katya Apekina, author of The Deeper the Water the Uglier the Fish, and Amy Hempel, author of Sing to It talks with Barbara about the art, craft, and business of writing.
(Broadcast date: May 1, 2019)
Benjamin Dreyer, author of Dreyer’s English (the best book on grammar to come along in a while) on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM
Benjamin Dreyer, author of Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style, talks with me about exclamation points, comma splices, and an assortment of matters concerning grammar and punctuation. I love this book and Dreyer is totally delightful and entertaining. Listen!
(Broadcast date: April 17, 2019)
Memoirist Meredith May, author of The Honey Bus: A memoir of Loss, Courage, and a Girl Saved by Bees (Park Row Books/Harper Collins) talks with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett about the art, craft, and business of writing.
(Broadcast date: April 3, 2019)
Steven Rowley, author of The Editor, and Abby Geni, author of The Wildlands, talk with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett about the art, craft, and business of writing.
(Broadcast date: March 20, 2019)
If you’re in Orange County, California, on May 14, come to Lido Village Books where Steven Rowley and I will talk more about his book. More at penonfire.com.