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

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#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)



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


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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