Pen On Fire blog

Occasional ramblings about books, writing and life. Answers to questions raised by students and readers. Musings on the life of a writer. A discussion of the joys and challenges of the writing life. And whatever else comes up.

Colette Sartor on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM

Colette Sartor, author of the short story collection, Once Removed (University of Georgia Press) and I talk about the art, craft, and business of writing. This collection won the Flannery O’Conner Award. Listen!

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(Broadcast date: March 11, 2020)

Intro and outro by Travis Barrett. Find more by him on Spotify and YouTube.

Novelists Jenny Offill and Lily King on Writers on Writing

Novelists Jenny Offill, author of Weather, and Lily King, author of Writers & Lovers discuss the art, craft, and business of writing.

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(Broadcast date: Feb. 12, 2020)

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Literary agent Danielle Svetcov & crime writer Matt Coyle on Writers on Writing

Literary agent, Danielle Svetcov, also author of Parked, and crime writer Matt Coyle, author of Lost Tomorrows, and I talk about agenting, writing, and the business of writing.

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(Broadcast date: Jan. 15, 2020)

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