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A podcast for the conversationalist. Aspiring writers, best-selling scribes, and award-winning screenwriters confront existential dread and writing angst! On our show, you can listen to your favorite authors, screenwriters, and storytellers, as well as learn about new rising stars.

Oct 31, 2021

Happy Halloween! In a special bonus episode, Rachel Harrison, author of The Return, chats with Daniel Ford about her latest novel Cackle.

"I wanted to explore folk-horror and also destructing a fairy tale," Harrison tells Ford. "I go with my instincts and let the book what it's trying to be and not fight against it."


Oct 29, 2021

On this week's Friday Morning Coffee, we welcome author and journalist Jan Brogan. She chats with Daniel Ford about her book The Combat Zone: Murder, Race and Boston’s Struggle for Justice.

Caitlin Malcuit also discusses some of the racial, political, and sociological issues facing Boston's past and present.

To learn...

Oct 26, 2021

Wicked author Gregory Maguire chats with Daniel Ford about his new book The Brides of Maracoor, the first in the Another Day series.

"I had no other responsibility but to follow Rain in my little author's rowboat and see what happened to her," Maguire tells Ford.

To learn more about Gregory Maguire, visit his official...

Oct 19, 2021

Author Jayne Allen talks with Daniel Ford about her novel Black Girls Must Die Exhausted.

"There's a lot of competition for readers' attention these days," Allen tells Ford. "Readers aren't only readers. What is going to make someone choose my eight hours over binging something?"

To learn more about Jayne Allen, visit...

Oct 15, 2021

Julia Dahl joins Daniel Ford on Friday Morning Coffee to chat about her latest novel The Missing Hours.

Caitlin Malcuit also discusses a World Health Organization report on violence against women, as well as work being done by Not Our Native Daughters, National Organization of Sisters of Color Ending Sexual Assault,