Words from the River

Words from the River

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Words about words…North Alabama writer living on the “singing river” talks with other writers about their work and shares some of her own stories


11: Special News Report from the MuddyUm Associated Press
Dec 19, 2019 • 36 min
This week, we have a special episode of the Words from the River podcast, featuring an array of writers for the MuddyUm publication on medium.com. You can find the publication HERE. Each of the writers who have contributed to this podcast write a variety…
10: Christina Ward
Dec 12, 2019 • 55 min
I am very excited this week to present Christina Ward, author and poet. Christina is a poet and nature writer from the beautiful state of North Carolina. She studied Environmental Science and creative writing at Catawba College in Salisbury, North…
9: Helen Cassidy Page
Dec 6, 2019 • 49 min
Happy Friday, and welcome to Episode 9 of the words from the river podcast. We’re back in Muscle Shoals this week, and I’m talking with author Helen Cassidy Page. Ms. Page lived in San Francisco and publishes fiction and nonfiction. As a fiction writer,…
8: Final Friday Fiction
Nov 29, 2019 • 23 min
This week, we’ll be reading flash fiction from two authors as well as an excerpt from a work in progress. Our first piece of fiction was written by Lisa Tomey. Lisa writes, fiction, poetry, and essays, and she has published a book of poetry, Heart Sounds,…
7: Jonica Bradley
Nov 22, 2019 • 51 min
Welcome to Episode 7 of Words from the River! This weeks I’m talking with Jonica Bradley, a writer, artist, rancher, and bee farmer. She writes for Medium and Grit, and boy does she have some amazing stories to tell. A native of Los Angeles, she currently…
6: Brianna Bennet
Nov 15, 2019 • 35 min
Brianna Bennett is currently in graduate school completing her M.A. in Publishing and M.F.A. in Creative Writing. She’ll graduate in 2020, and she’ll be working to publish first book around that time too. She’ll eventually be including excerpts from that…
5: Interview with J K Allen
Nov 8, 2019 • 37 min
JK Allen wrote her first story when she first learned how to write and hasn’t looked back since. Common writing themes that can be found in her work address identity, everyday magic, and the type of strength that can be found in ordinary people. She is…
Four: Jack Binkerd
Oct 31, 2019 • 50 min
This week I’m talking with Jack Binkerd, a musician and songwriter who lives in Nashville Tennessee. It’s a great conversation with lots of creativity and humor. Jack has released two EP’s and performs in a variety of venues. He’s an accomplished vocalist…
3: Final Friday Fiction: Evil House
Oct 25, 2019 • 31 min
Can a house be evil? In Decatur, Alabama, there sits a house that no one can live in for more than a few days. Years ago, a young couple moved in, only to move out less than 3 days later, refusing to speak of what happened within the walls. Welcome to…
Two: In terview with Toni Crowe
Oct 17, 2019 • 42 min
I’m very excited to have award-winning and Amazon best-selling author Toni Crowe with me today. Toni is a corporate vice-president who retired early to pursue writing full time. She wrote her 6-book memoir series in just six months! The basis of her books…
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Oct 11, 2019 • 29 min
Welcome back to Words from the River, coming to you from the banks of the Singing River in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. I’m Laurie Nave, and I’m excited about our fist author interview today. His name is Lee Hutch, and he released a work of historical fiction…
Zero: The Singing River
Oct 3, 2019 • 6 min
Welcome to episode zero of Words on the River, a podcast about writing, writers, and words in general. We are hailing from the Tennessee River, named the Singing River by those who inhabited it first, in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. If you aren’t familiar with…