Best books and writing podcasts we could find (Updated April 2018)
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Chandler Bolt from Self Publishing School teaches how to write a book, how to launch it, and use it to grow a 6-figure income. Gary Vaynerchuk, Pat Flynn, Grant Cardone, Lisa Nichols and Russell Brunson are just a few of the successful authors you'll learn from on this show. On this show you'll learn how to grow your income, authority & business with a book. Chandler reveals what it really takes to successfully launch a book, without the BS of traditional publishing.
 
Author. Loves books and poetry. Day job is writing. Night job is writing. #NeverStopsWriting
 
Let's nerd out on principles of persuasion in Psychology, compelling copy tips, and (the MAJOR focus in 2018) making you a #1 best selling published author on Amazon faster, easier, and cheaper than you thought possible. Join host Laura Petersen (a.k.a. @LaptopLaura) a tall Math and Psych teacher turned entrepreneur, best selling author, speaker, and superconnector. ~ Click subscribe to get a new show every Tuesday!
 
The Guardian Books podcast is our weekly look at the world of books, poetry and great writing presented by Claire Armitstead, Richard Lea, & Sian Cain. With in-depth interviews with leading authors and investigations into the thematic trends in contemporary writing, this is the perfect book worm’s companion
 
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Audio Book Club
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Join Slate's critics for monthly discussions of new and important books. Read the book club selections and then listen in as our critics hold lively - and sometimes heated - debates about the works. Part of the Panoply Network.
 
Helping Writers Become Authors provides writers help in summoning inspiration, crafting solid characters, outlining and structuring novels, and polishing prose. Learn how to write a book and edit it into a story agents will buy and readers will love. (Music intro by Kevin MacLeod.)
 
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Longform
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A weekly conversation with a non-fiction writer about how they got their start, how they work, and how they tell stories.Co-produced by Longform and The Atavist.
 
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Writing Excuses
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Fifteen minutes long, because you're in a hurry, and we're not that smart.
 
Do you have a story inside you that you want to share with the world? Do you dream seeing your name on a bestseller cover? Do you have a special message to tell? If yes, then what are you waiting for?If the reason you have not written a book yet is that you have doubts or you simply don't know where to start, then this podcast is for you.Write 2B Read podcast is created to encourage and inspire writers to become authors. It will have very short episodes with tips, reflections and encourageme ...
 
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The Writers Panel
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The Writers Panel series is an informal chat moderated by Ben Blacker (co-creator of the Thrilling Adventure Hour; writer for Supah Ninjas, Supernatural, among others) with professional writers about the process and business of writing. Covering TV, film, comic books, music, novels, and any other kind of writing about which you'd care to hear. Proceeds from the live panels benefit 826LA, the national non-profit tutoring program.
 
Host and Creator, Dr. Sharon H. Porter, interviews authors of fiction and non-fiction books. She encourages anyone that is contemplating becoming a published author to go ahead and "Write The Book Now! You have something that is worth sharing!
 
Welcome to the Story & Promote podcast. Your place for getting your story out of your head & promoting the hell out of it with story tips, story/marketing topic, and book marketing resource.
 
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Club Book
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The Book Club Rewritten
 
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After Words
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Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work. After Words airs each weekend at the following times: Saturday at 10pm ET Sunday at 9pm ET Monday at 12am ET
 
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World Book Club
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The world's great authors discuss their best-known novel.
 
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Save the Cat!®
Rare
 
The Last Website on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need
 
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Get Booked
Weekly
 
Get Booked is a weekly show of personalized book recommendations.
 
A weekly culture and ideas podcast brought to you by the Times Literary Supplement.
 
Book reviews and the writing life.
 
Using books as a jumping off point, hosts Josie Long and Robin Ince and a different special guest each week, dive into interesting, passionate and shambolic discussions. Part of the Cosmic Shambles Network.
 
Formerly known as BooksPlus, in 2018 The Bookshelf is a program for dedicated readers and those who wished they read more. What are we reading, loving, being surprised or challenged by? What’s new and what have you missed?
 
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Monday.
 
Re: Joyce! On the international literary feast day of Bloomsday 2010, we launched a podcast to commemorate James Joyce's mighty novel, "Ulysses", the action of which took place in 18 hours of June 16, 1904. Every week you'll find a five-minute mini-essay from me designed to take you through the novel that's on every list of the greatest books ever written. And as Ulysses runs to some 375,000 words, and I mean to go through it sentence by sentence if I have to, in order to convey the full bri ...
 
Read along with the Sword and Laser book club! From classic science fiction to the latest gritty fantasy, we cover it. Subscribe for book discussions, author interviews, hot releases, and news from the genre fiction world!
 
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All the Books!
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All the Books! is a weekly show of recommendations and enthusiasm regarding the week's new book releases.
 
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Poem of the Day
Daily
 
Great classic and contemporary poems read by poets and actors, delivered every day.
 
Ed Gandia, co-author of the bestselling book, The Wealthy Freelancer, reveals how to propel your writing business to the six-figure level (or the part-time equivalent). In this nuts-and-bolts, no-nonsense podcast, you'll discover how to get better clients, earn more in less time, and bring more freedom and joy into your writing business. Ed will walk you through the practical, “doable” systems and strategies he has developed in his own writing business — the same systems he has taught his pr ...
 
The H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast – A podcast about the works of H.P. Lovecraft, the writers that inspired him and the literature he inspired.
 
Home of the Alexandria Archives!Broadcasting @ 12 AM twice a month on Alexandria University student radio, the WHAU Signal!IA IA, Wendigos!
 
An occasional series of readings of ghost stories by a writer now better known for his social satire. Introduce and read by Richard Crowest
 
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Books and Writing
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Podcast by Angelic Smith
 
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I Should Be Writing
Monthly
 
The podcast for wanna-be fiction writers: Award-winning podcast for newbie writers that's been online since 2005! If you're new and unsure how get (and keep!) going in your writing career, this is the show for you. Past shows have guest starred Connie Willis, Neil Gaiman, John Scalzi, Mary Robinette Kowal, and so many more!
 
Typehammer is a podcast for writers looking to use technology to power their writing. Hosts Mike Hale, Eric Michalsen and John Uhri are three software techies who have a passion for writing. Each week, they cover recent news, interesting reads, the craft of writing, and the latest in tech tools and tips.
 
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MashReads Podcast
Weekly
 
Mashable's weekly podcast where we talk about what we're reading and what's happening in the book world. Hosted by: MJ Franklin, Aliza Weinberger and Peter Allen Clark.
 
A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.
 
The Poetry Translation Centre is dedicated to translating contemporary poetry from Africa, Asia and Latin America. Each week we bring you a new poem podcast from one of the world's greatest living poets, in both the original language and in English translation. To find out more about our work, please visit www.poetrytranslation.org. The Poetry Translation Centre is funded by Arts Council England.
 
You'll get fun and friendly doses of writing advice in three short chunks: a Quick and Dirty Tip, a meaty middle, and a final tidbit. Grammar Girl covers everything from punctuation and grammar to style and voice. QuickandDirtyTips.com
 
This is a podcast about godawful books. Each episode, hosts Jay W. Friedman and Chris Collision sit down with some guests to discuss books that all of them wish they hadn't read. Humor, serious talk, progressive inebriation, who could ask for more?
 
Podcast by Shakespeare and Company
 
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Poetry Says
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Interviews with poets from Australia and overseas about what they read and how they write.
 
Screenwriters John August and Craig Mazin discuss screenwriting and related topics in the film and television industry, everything from getting stuff written to the vagaries of copyright and work-for-hire law.
 
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On The Page
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ON THE PAGE: Join professional script consultant Pilar Alessandra as she demystifies screenwriting and answers your questions about script craft and story.
 
The Baen Free Radio Hour. Baen Books science fiction and fantasy news, interview, audiobooks, and audio drama
 
Odyssey is an intensive six-week workshop for writers of fantasy, science fiction, and horror held each summer on the campus of Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire. Top authors, editors, and agents serve as guest lecturers. These podcasts are excerpts from guest lectures. For more information, visit http://www.odysseyworkshop.org.
 
A weekly podcast for aspiring writers looking to find a healthy work/life/writing balance. Get the encouragement, honest advice, and inspiration you need to pursue your passion and write every day. Recurring themes include books, coffee, rainy days, truth, beauty, lasers, dinosaurs, and all of your other favorite things.
 
You have reached Literary Hub's aural department. Because sometimes the words are better when they're out of your head. More at LitHub.com.
 
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Books & Authors
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Books and Authors is the podcast that brings you intelligent, candid conversations with today's leading authors We feature fiction and nonfiction.
 
A podcast for indie authors who are ready to learn book marketing, self-publish their books, and make a living with their writing. In this show, we interview successful authors who share their best writing, marketing, and mindset secrets.
 
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This week we talk with Dr. Kate Browne in depth about how to find or share your brand story. Kate is a storytelling strategist and writing consultant who helps entrepreneurs find and share their brand stories in an honest, unforgettable way. She also founded Taking Up Space, an online self-care advocacy project, to empower consumers to think cr ...…
 
In this week’s episode I sit down with Britta Johnson. Britta Johnson is a composer, lyricist, and book writer originally from Stratford Ontario. In our conversation today we discuss how she was introduced to theatre growing up in Stratford, how she began writing for the theatre, as well as what she learned from her experiences at the Universit ...…
 
Welcome back to The Emancipation Podcast Station - the place to hear about history researched and retold through the eyes of Middle school and HS students. Last time on the show… Today we discuss The age of empire. Let’s dive in. Was he a good president? Why or why not? William McKinley - Presidential Podcast Gabe - McKinley was the 25th presid ...…
 
Episode 171 of the Dad’s Guide to Twins Podcast Show Notes In this episode, we continue our Father of Twins Interview Series with Geoff Louvar, father of twin girls. On the show, we dive into Geoff’s twin journey, including: Finding a surrogate to carry your baby When the surrogate moves far from where you are living Financial challenges of rep ...…
 
An Italian techno duo and one based in Berlin, Nothing Is Real is a collaboration between long-time bass music producers, D-Operation Drop and Spacedrome with a fundamentally clean-cut focus on the live facets of techno music and digital arts taking care of building up and producing 3D Video Mapping, Drawing on early influences from sub-heavy s ...…
 
In the second episode of WriteStuff, Chris Fitzgerald talks to Liz Nugent. Following on from the huge successes of her first two novels, Unravelling Oliver and Lying in Wait, Liz has just released Skin Deep. The novel tells the story of Cordelia and her relationships with various men as she moves from an Irish island to London and the French Ri ...…
 
On this week’s NBA A to Z podcast, Insiders Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt talk to veteran basketball writer Ian Thomsen whose new book ‘The Soul of Basketball: The Epic Showdown Between LeBron, Kobe, Doc, and Dirk That Saved the NBA’ was just released. The book focuses on the 2010-11 season and how it revealed the NBA’s identity and its impact on ...…
 
Does Creation Matter? Why does the discussion on how God created the world matter? Did God really create the world in six days and rest on the seventh? Does anyone really care? These questions and many more including teaching tips and great resources are presented in the Creation Science Podcast, my name is Felice Gerwitz and it is my pleasure ...…
 
Episode 21 2018/04/26 From KALB: Bill to remove non-violent, non-sex offenses from habitual offender law voted down. What does it take to get a bill into your legislature. Who sponsors a bill? How do committees work? How are they split between the parties? http://www.kalb.com/content/news/Bill-to-remove-non-violent-and-non-sex-offenses-from-hab ...…
 
It's another double sized episode. This episode the boys discuss the need for discipleship in a revitalization. Erik talks about First Church's own program, The Journey for which he's writing a book about, and Erik and Don then discuss how community culture will be key to how your own church's discipleship programs work.…
 
Faryion Wardrip beat, raped, and murdered women in Wichita Falls, Texas. He claimed that he blacked out during the murders and could not remember how or why he murdered. What do you think? Share your thoughts in our Facebook Discussion Group! Thank you to our sponsor LOLA for sponsoring this episode. Visit mylola.com to learn more! Thank you fo ...…
 
Director Mark AC Brown and actor David Whitney talk about how they made their new quite brilliant indie film Guardians. How Mark made a film for his degree but it was a great experiment and not to be seen again. How he wrote a feature script for Nu Image but the ‘Expendables’ ruined it and how it is best to write something to make yourself for ...…
 
When my grandmother was diagnosed with terminal cancer on her 90th birthday, I sat with her in a hospital room for the entire day, in silence, in laughter, in tears, and in awe. She spoke softly and passionately about her life and all the lessons she learned along the way. http://www.marcandangel.com/2018/03/25/19-great-truths-my-grandmother-to ...…
 
Most of us never said, "I wanna be a marketer" when we were 7. I'm come learn from Ed's persistence and watch how his new business is blowing up!... What's going on everyone this is Steve Larsen and you're listening to Sales Funnel Radio. I've spent the last four years learning from the most brilliant marketers today and now I've left my 9 to 5 ...…
 
The One Thing Holding You Back From Success - WritersLife.org Grab your free writer's toolkit by going to http://www.writerslife.org/toolkit Where to follow and listen to WritersLife.org: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/writerslifeorg/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/writerslife.org/ Twitter: http://www.Twitter.com/writerslifeorg Pinter ...…
 
The One Who Endures Can we claim the doctrine of perseverance is the distinct doctrine in the Reformed tradition? Jay Collier does. When thinking about the Reformed faith, we typically about think election and predestination. But in his recent book, Jay makes a strong case for the distinctiveness of the perseverance of the saints around and pos ...…
 
"Calvin. Lorna. Maura. Bjarne" is an ever evolving written work by artist & musician Mykki Blanco. Conceived during a writing residency at Hordaland Kunstsenter in Bergen Norway in September and October of 2017, "Calvin. Lorna. Maura. Bjarne" is both a performance art work and the beginning of a novel. The first installment of the work is a 40 ...…
 
In this episode I chat to author V C Lancaster about her work and the world of self-publishing. If you've ever considered publishing your own work, or you're interested in how it all works, this is the episode for you.This is a great episode to listen to if you want to know:- how can I get started as a self-published author?- how does Kindle wo ...…
 
Many people believe that authors place too much focus on world building while others think that they leave too much to the imagination. Is there a ‘Just Right’ amount of world-building? What types of stories need more intricate design. How long can an author keep an average reader’s attention and what happens if they lose it? This week Ben and ...…
 
Matt wrote the book he wishes he would have had starting out as a product manager. To be a successful product manager you need several competencies. We tend to be “T-Shaped” people with capabilities in several areas and much more depth in one area, such as development, design, research, etc. Product managers early in their career focus on learn ...…
 
This week I'm bringing back my friend Michelle Cady of Fitvista to talk about taking care of yourself when you live in a city as well as the process of writing the book. You might remember her from Episode #5 of WELL-rounded where we chatted about stressing less and changing careers. Michelle is an incredible health coach, personal trainer and ...…
 
Our latest learnings about how to accomplish big dreams and goals by setting a plan of action, and following it. In this family round table discussion, you’ll learn what we’ve discovered about how reaching goals takes a systematic approach to planning & action. QUESTIONS DISCUSSED --Think of some big dream or goal you’ve had that felt so massiv ...…
 
For me, having a process with a list I can check off is critical to getting things done in my personal and professional life. I guess part of this method stems from the fact that personally I am forgetful. It also stems from experiences I had in lessons and teaching students. I would come in and my teacher would ask me about something in the sc ...…
 
Street Dreamz with author Jerz Toston is a legendary episode. He is your favorite authors, favorite author. He just dropped his 3rd book and is dropping legendary jewels on the show, from life & marriage to loyalty & writing. TUNE-IN and Learn Something!#VintageRawRadio #VRRClick The Link & Check Out His Books Below:https://www.amazon.com/s/ref ...…
 
On Episode 61 of the #AskSteveAustin Podcast, Steve sits down with Jamie Wright, author of the new bestseller, The Very Worst Missionary: A Memoir or Whatever. *Warning: if you’re a prude, you may want to skip this episode (or it could be exactly what you need). Jamie is the perfect balance of faithful and foul – listen at your own risk. The Ve ...…
 
Mystical Perspectives is an inspiring weekly show on Blog Talk Radio with Affirmations, Insights,and Meditations, based on Dr. Paul Leon Masters books and teachings and hosted by Rev. CindyPaulos. In thefirst ofthe series,there are weekly readings and meditations based on Dr. Paul Leon Masters bookSpiritual Mind Power Affirmations. It brings yo ...…
 
Edison Research release Podcast Consumer 2018, the world's most-quoted research about podcasting, with Triton Digital. The weighted survey is based on telephone research (rather than online polling, which adds an obvious bias in many other studies), and interviewed 2,000 Americans. RAIN pores through the data. Numbers: 48m Americans (17%, adult ...…
 
Rebecca, Akua, and Sam discuss FOSTA/SESTA, lesbian porn, Hoe Season, BDSM, abstinence, and more. Bae(s) of The Week: Young MA Hoe(s) of the Week: Boston Come Thru, TWQJ, QueerWOC, Marsha’s Plate & Bag Ladies Self Care Tips: Revel in your wash day routine Fuck That (Current Events): FOSTA/SESTA puts sex workers at risk for violence, How to supp ...…
 
Eben Pagan was originally in direct marketing in San Diego as a real estate and mortgage broker. Then a friend demonstrated how successful he was at selling products online. Inspired, Eben locked himself in his bedroom for three weeks straight, writing his first e-book entitled Double your Dating, and publishing it under the name of “David DeAn ...…
 
A more chaotic week than normal, but I'm making some writing progress. I also made a decision on making an audiobook. I decided against doing one right now, and get into more on why in this video. Thanks for watching and have a great week!Find out more about me and get a free book at:http://alissagrosso.comIntro music in this video by the great ...…
 
Four years ago Satya Nadella took the helm at Microsoft. Under his leadership, the value of the company has tripled, and some think it could be the first company worth a trillion dollars. The story of the culture and strategy refresh are told in Satya’s new book, Hit Refresh, co-authored by Greg Shaw and Jill Tracie Nichols. In this episode of ...…
 
Shannon Mattern is Associate Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School in New York. Her writing and teaching focuses on archives, libraries, and other media spaces; media infrastructures; spatial epistemologies; and mediated sensation and exhibition. She's the author of multiple books and writes a regular column for Places. In ...…
 
BeLeaf In Magic: A Maple Leafs Podcast features Christian Holmes (better known as Christian Mingle or Holmesy) and Oscar Elieff talking about hockey and all things Toronto Maple Leafs. With their knowledge of hockey and comedic talents, Christian and Oscar will enlighten your ears to hard-hitting, truth speaking, uncensored, 100 % no bullshit L ...…
 
City on Edge: A Rebellious Century of Vancouver Protests, Riots, and Strikes features photographs from the collection of The Vancouver Sun and The Province which capture moments in history when Vancouverites showed up, stepped up, and made some noise—or exploded in anger— about a wide range of issues.Kate Bird is the author of City on Edge: A R ...…
 
Sam Crowell is professor emeritus at California State University, San Bernardino. He is the founder of the Masters Program in Holistic and Integrative Education and is also a founding member of the Network in Spirituality and Education. Currently, he serves as a doctoral faculty member at Cal State and is an affiliate faculty of the UNESCO Chai ...…
 
Malcolm Gallagher presents Episode 3 of @GetWinningNow to help you avoid 3 bad bi-writing habits, be the chosen not chopped supplier and avoid boring the buyer Good bid writing means avoiding bad habits and this episode gives you the top 3 of those bad habits with more to follow in future episodes. There is also part 3 of the e-book by Malcolm ...…
 
Host Bojidar Marinov Description “A sodomite culture that has come to fruition has come to fruitlessness.” Listen Transcript Axe to the Root Podcast Episode #69 The Church’s Forgotten History of Sodomite Marriage Welcome to Episode 69of Axe to the Root Podcast, part of the War Room Productions, I am Bo Marinov, and for the next 30 minutes we wi ...…
 
I love meeting women who start creating their dream later in life because it gives me hope for myself -- Debbie is one of these amazing women. Debbie has this gentle & incredibly informative style... and a Southern accent. In our conversation she shares how she became a traditionally published author and how she actually really enjoys the freed ...…
 
Many students arrive in college under-prepared for success, and professors have the responsibility - and opportunity - to help them gain skills to enable their success and find belonging in STEM. However, few professors are trained to help students develop these skills, so our guest, Sherri Messersmith, incorporates them into her series of deve ...…
 
Josh Centers joined me to discuss Apple’s path under Tim Cook, the power of consistently creating and sharing what you create, the impact of technology on politics and more. Josh is a writer over at Tidbits and an author of several books on technology that you can find at Takecontrolbooks.com. Help support the show by becoming a Patron. Guest: ...…
 
“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.” - Martin Luther King Jr “Any instance of inequality is worth writing about, sighing about, crying about, even laughing about,” writes Zahra Hasanian in the forthcoming book, ...…
 
Whether helping clients, keeping audiences riveted, writing another compelling blog post or giving useful branding advice on a national news program, Bruce Turkel lives and breathes this philosophy. His agency, Turkel Brands, has created remarkably effective campaigns for leading brands such as American Express, Bacardi and Discovery Networks. ...…
 
David Robertson is minister of St Peters Free Church in Dundee Scotland. http://www.stpeters-dundee.org.uk He is also the associate director of the Solas Centre for Public Christianity http://www.solas-cpc.org David is in Sydney to speak at Katoomba Christian Convention and for a holiday. He does a lot of writing – in newspapers, magazines, on ...…
 
A new MP3 sermon from Cliffside Community Chapel is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details: Title: How Does That Cat Feel? NOT doin’ it! We want to know something, not feel something Subtitle: The Book of Joel Speaker: Stephen A. Chronister Broadcaster: Cliffside Community Chapel Event: Sunday Service Date: 1/21/2018 Bible: ...…
 
Original Show Notes: Become Richer with Matt Lane Matt Lane is a the author of the blog, Optimize Your Life. As a part time blogger, and full time attorney, husband and new father, Matt’s goal is to help people learn that the purpose of money is to allow us to live a happier life, so we need to focus on the big picture of how to build that happ ...…
 
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