Writer's Bone

He’s back!

Actor, comedian, and How Did This Get Made? co-host Paul Scheer returns to discuss the show’s upcoming live event in Medford, Mass. on July 25. He also chats about why he, June Diane Raphael, and Jason Mantzoukas still find joy in watching terrible movies, how his work with Amy Nicholson on Unspooled has cleansed his movie palette, and what movies and tv shows we can expect to see him in soon. 

Caitlin Malcuit also regales us with tales from HDTGM’s last appearance in the Boston area.

To learn more about Paul Scheer, visit his official website, subscribe to How Did This Get Made? and Unspooled, and follow him and the shows on Twitter @paulscheer@HDTGM, and @unspooled. Also listen to Sean Tuohy’s first interview with Paul in Episode 232

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.


Elliot Ackerman, National Book Award finalist for Dark at the Crossing, returns to the show and chats with Daniel Ford about his new book Places and Names: On War, Revolution, and Returning.

To learn more about Elliot Ackerman, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Also listen to his last appearance on the show and his guest-starring role on NovelClass. Read our full review of Places and Names in June’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

Today's episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_365_Elliot_Ackerman_Author_of_Places_and_Names.mp3
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Sam Slaughter, Food & Drink editor at The Manual, joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss his new cocktail book, Are You Afraid of the Dark Rum?

Caitlin Malcuit also makes up a cocktail of her own and chats about “Pokémon Sword and Shield.”

To learn more about Sam Slaughter, visit his official website, like his Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter and Instagram. You can also find more of his work at The Manual. Read our review of Are You Afraid of the Dark Rum? in June’s “Books That Should Be On Your Radar.”

 


Leah Cohen, author of No Book but the World and The Grief of Others, talks to Stephanie Ford about her new book Strangers and Cousins.

To learn more about Leah Cohen, visit her official website. Also listen to an excerpt from the audiobook on SoundCloud

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_364_Leah_Cohen_Author_of_Strangers_and_Cousins.mp3
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Author Maureen Joyce Connolly joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to discuss her debut novel Little Lovely Things.

Caitlin Malcuit also chats about Clover Hope’s Jezebel feature “Actors Who Are Bad at Acting.”

To learn more about Maureen Joyce Connolly, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.


Author Minnie Darke joins Daniel and Stephanie Ford on the show to chat about her novel Star-Crossed.

To learn more about Minnie Darke, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, and follow her on Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_363_Minnie_Darke_Author_of_Star-Crossed.mp3
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Author and journalist Robert W. Fieseler helps us kick off LGBTQ Pride Month!

He chats with us about his Edgar Award-winning book, Tinderbox: The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation, his emotional writing process, and the current issues facing the LGBTQ community.

To learn more about Robert W. Fieseler, visit his official website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

Today’s episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and OneRoom.

Direct download: Episode_362_Robert_W._Fieseler_Edgar_Award-Winning_Author_of_Tinderbox.mp3
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