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The Creative Nonfiction Podcast with Brendan O'Meara

Mar 31, 2021

Canadian writer and journalist Lindsay Jones stops by HQ to talk about her Atavist story The Milk Box Babies about the cottage hospital industry of rural Canada and the secret that upended two families.

I also speak with editor-in-chief Seyward Darby.

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Mar 26, 2021

Ximena Vengochea is the author of Listen Like You Mean It: Reclaiming the Lost Art of True Connection (Portfolio).

We talk about:

  • Life audits
  • Listening (duh)
  • Interviewing
  • And listener drain

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Mar 19, 2021

"My mind is a very bad neighborhood and I should not go there alone," says Bronwen Dickey.

She is the author of Pit Bull: The Battle Over an American Icon, a Best American Sports Writing notable pick, and the journalist behind many pieces that have appeared in Esquire and Outside Magazine. 

She's my best friend and I'm...


Mar 12, 2021

"How do you find your style? How do you find your voice? And the truth is, I think that you don't find it until you stop trying to find it, you just make work," says Jason Naylor, @jasonnaylor, author and illustrator of Live Life Colorfully: 99 Ideas to Add Joy, Positivity, and Creativity to Your Life. It is published...


Mar 5, 2021

Jenni Gritters, @jenni_gritters, a freelance writer and co-host of The Writers' Co-op Podcast with her friend and colleague Wudan Yan, comes by CNF Pod HQ to talk about all things freelance writing.

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