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Crepuscule With Nellie - Joe Milazzo

Ep25 – Crepuscule W/ Nellie – Joe Milazzo

In this episode, I speak with author and poet, Joe Milazzo. He’s the author of Crepuscule W/ Nellie, a work of speculative historical fiction that depicts the lives of Thelonious Monk and his wife, Nellie. Joe Milazzo’s Crepuscule W/ Nellie does not attempt historical accuracy.

Book of Harlan - Bernicew McFadden

Ep24 – The Book of Harlan – Bernice L McFadden

Were you aware that there were Black Holocaust victims? I sure wasn’t! In this episode, I speak with 2017 NAACP Image Award Winning author, Bernice L. McFadden. She’s the author of nine critically acclaimed novels including Sugar, Loving Donovan, Nowhere Is a Place, The Warmest

A Twist of Tobacco - Rita ownby Holcomb

Ep23 – A Twist of Tobacco – Rita Ownby Holcomb

In this episode, I speak with Rita Ownby Holcomb. She will be reading from her American Civil War historical fiction book entitled, A Twist of Tobacco. A family is like A Twist of Tobacco, layered, folded and twisted until each leaf becomes inseparable. Ten-year-old Lizzie

Elizabeth Ellen Carter - Nocturne

Ep22 – Nocturne – Elizabeth Ellen Carter

In this episode, I speak with Elizabeth Ellen Carter. She will be reading from her novella entitled, Nocturne. In her first posting as governess, Ella Montgomery discovers beautiful Blackheath Manor hides family secrets and suppressed passions. Mysterious piano music in the darkness of night draws

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Ep20 – New Year Inspiration – Charlie Miller

Happy New Year! This episode is a temporary deviation from our usual format in hopes of bringing you some new year inspiration. On this episode, I speak with Charlie Miller, a writer, speaker, and successful basketball coach. Coach Charlie lives by the motto of “practice

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Ep19 – 1:03 AM – Amber Jerome~Norrgard

In this episode, I speak with Amber Jerome~Norrgard. She will be reading from her essay collection entitled, 1:03 AM. Amber returns with her fifth essay collection. Written in the author’s comedic and honest style, Jerome~Norrgard grabs the reader from page one and doesn’t let go

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Ep18 – Mourner’s Bench – Sanderia Faye

In this episode, I speak with 2016 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award winner, Sanderia Faye. She will be reading from her novel entitled, Mourner’s Bench. At the First Baptist Church of Maeby, Arkansas, the sins of the child belonged to the parents until the child turned thirteen.

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Ep17 – Unexpected Prisoner – Robert Wideman

Today on Veterans Day, I speak with Lieutenant Robert Wideman of the US Navy. He will be reading from his novel entitled, Unexpected Prisoner: Memoir of a Vietnam POW. When his plane crashed on a bombing run in the Vietnam War, Lt. Robert Wideman feared falling into

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Ep16 – Jackie Smith – Cemetery Tours

In this Halloween episode, I speak with Jackie Smith. She will be reading from her ghost novel entitled, Cemetery Tours. Some secrets are best kept laid to rest. At least, that’s as far as Michael Sinclair is concerned. At twenty-seven, he has spent his entire