Episode 124: #NomDePlume

...in which Jess and KJ Sarina Bowen about the advantages and consequences of using a pseudonym, and an update on CockyGate.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

#NomDePlume

Sarina Bowen

Nora Roberts

J.D. Robb

Robert Galbraith

J. K. Rowling

The Creative Penn Podcast, Joanna Penn

J. F. Penn

The Accidentals, Sarina Bowen

A. J. Finn

Jim Roberts

Madeleine L'Engle

#AmReading

Saints for All Occasions, J. Courtney Sullivan

Kurt Vonnegut

Warlight, Michael Ondaatje

The English Patient, Michael Ondaatje

RWA Conference


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Episode 123: #ChasingTheAntelope

...in which Jess and KJ sit down with best-selling author Tim Grahl about how becoming a writer of any quality is not a sprint but a marathon.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

#ChasingTheAntelope

Tim Grahl

Your First 1000 Copies: The Step-by-Step Guide to Marketing Your Book, Tim Grahl

Book Launch Blueprint, Tim Grahl

Running Down A Dream: Your Road Map to Winning Creative Battles, Tim Grahl, Shawn Coyne

The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles, Steven Pressfield, Shawn Coyne

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Elizabeth Gilbert

Tim Ferriss

Black Irish Publishing - Steven Pressfield & Shawn Coyne

The Artist's Journey: The Wake of  the Hero's Journey and the Lifelong Pursuit of Meaning, Steven Pressfield & Shawn Coyne

#AmReading

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Elizabeth Gilbert

Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert

Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore, Matthew Sullivan

The Fortune Teller, Gwendolyn Womack

Crazy Rich Asians, Kevin Kwan

Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear, Kim Brooks

High on Arrival, Mackenzie Phillips

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Episode 122: #PubDay2

...in which Jess and KJ discuss prepping for PubDay, all the pub feels, and that fall feeling of getting back to work.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

 

#PubDay2

Martha Kelley

Dave Cullen

Columbine, Dave Cullen

Parkland, Dave Cullen

Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town, Jon Krakauer

Green Ivy Educational Consulting

Tim Grahl

 

#AmReading

Fitness Junkie, Jo Piazza, Lucy Sykes

Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture, Roxane Gay

O' Artful Death: A Mystery, Sarah Stewart Taylor

The Perfect Couple, Elin Hilderbrand

 

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Episode 121: #ABillionsTimesNo

…in which Jess and KJ speak with Billions producer and screenwriter Brian Koppleman about how you sometimes have to say no when you’d rather say yes.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

 

#ABillionsTimesNo

Brian Koppelman

The Moment with Brian Koppelman

Happier in Hollywood Podcast, Liz Craft & Sarah Fain

The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity: Julia Cameron

The Artist's Way Morning Pages Journal: A Companion Volume to the Artist's Way, Julia Cameron

Anna Koppelman

Twitter: Billions Writers Room

 

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Episode 120: #IsolationIsForWimps

...in which Jess and KJ examine the jump from journalism to novels with Jo Piazza, and of course some tips for writing your novel.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

 

#IsolationIsForWimps

Jo Piazza

Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win, Jo Piazza

How to be Married: What I Learned from Real Women on Five Continents About Surviving My First (Really Hard) Year of Marriage, Jo Piazza

If Nuns Ruled the World: Ten Sisters on a Mission, Jo Piazza

The Knockoff, Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza

Celebrity, Inc.: How Famous People Make Money, Jo Piazza

Fitness Junkie, Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza

Laura Lewis, Women in Film

Josie Freedman

Amanda Wakes Up, Alisyn Camerota
 

#AmReading

Florida, Lauren Groff

You Think It, I'll Say It: Stories, Curtis Sittenfeld

The Wives of Los Alamos, TaraShea Nesbit

Mary Laura Philpott

Parnassus Books

The Sweeney St. George Series, Sarah Stewart Taylor

The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic, Emily Croy Barker

Deborah Harkness Books
 

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Episode 119: #BestSellers

...in which Jess and KJ, by popular request, speak again with USA Today Best Selling author Sarina Bowen about the nitty gritty of best seller lists.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

 

#BestSellers

Sarina Bowen

USA Today's Best Selling List

Goodnight Moon

Him, Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy

Nielsen Bookscan

Tattered Cover Bookstore

Elin Hilderbrand

New York Times Best Sellers List

Calypso, David Sedaris

Wall Street Journal's Best Sellers List

The Accidentals, Sarina Bowen

Manga Best Sellers List

Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds, Carmine Gallo

Tim Grahl

Loni Sarem

Speakeasy, Sarina Bowen

Perennial Seller: The Art of Making and Marketing Work that Lasts, Ryan Holiday

Brooklynaire, Sarina Bowen

Bittersweet, Sarina Bowen

Keepsake, Sarina Bowen
 

#AmReading

The Word Is Murder: A Novel, Anthony Horowitz

Rookie Move (A Brooklyn Bruisers Novel #1), Sarina Bowen

Hard Hitter (A Brooklyn Bruisers Novel #2), Sarina Bowen

Pipe Dreams (A Brooklyn Bruisers Novel #3), Sarina Bowen

Man Hands, Sarina Bowen & Tanya Eby

The Perfect Couple, Elin Hilderbrand
 

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Episode 118: #BooksAboutWork

...in which Jess and KJ speak with Alysin Camerota about the shifting from writing TV news to writing a novel, finding time to write and the value of a good editor.

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NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

Jess's email list

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown

KJ's How to Be a Happier Parent (even when I'm not)

 

#BooksAboutWork

Alisyn Camerota

Amanda Wakes Up, Alysin Camerota

Roger Ailes

Hilary Liftin

New Day - Alysin Camerota & John Berman

A.J. Finn

Anne Lamott

Midlife Mixtape Podcast, Nancy Davis Kho

 

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Episode 117: #BookLaunchTimeline