Best how to write nonfiction podcasts we could find (Updated September 2017)
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How to Speak and Write Correctly by Joseph Devlin
 
A book on improving eloquence, proficiency and grammar in everyday communication. ‘How to Speak and Write Correctly’ is not a manual of the styles to use in speaking and writing, nor is it a manual for grammar. It is a simple, useful book for helping ordinary people in effective communication. It lays down and explains broad rules of communication, further giving useful tips for effective communication. The book also lists common mistakes in communication and offers suggestions on how best t ...
 
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Behind the Prose
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Behind the Prose explores and illuminates the craft of writing and its process through interviews with emerging and established writers. The podcast is released weekly and hosted by Keysha Whitaker. Visit behindtheprose.com for upcoming guests, news, and essays on writing.Listen. Learn. Write.
 
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The Path of Being a Non-Fiction Author
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Weekly interviews with non-fiction authors about writing and publishing their books. Topics include overcoming writer's block, selecting the right topic for your book, finding great book editors and cover designers, how to know if self-publishing is right for you, and other advice on how to write, publish, and promote a non-fiction book that makes a difference.
 
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Rock, Paper, Pencil
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A writing show with J. Maureen Henderson and James Foreman.
 
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Brain Burps About Books: How to Create Your Author Platform, Adult and Children's Book Publishing, Book Marketing Podcast
 
Author Katie Davis hosts Brain Burps About Books as a "fly on the wall" show. It's all about the craft and business of children's publishing, including both traditional and independent book publishing information. CHECK OUT KATIE'S NEW SHOW, WRITING FOR CHILDREN. Go to writingforchildren.com. Interviews with experts cover publishing, creating, promoting, and writing books. Are you an aspiring writer who'd like to know the inside scoop on how others got their books published? Kid's books? Ind ...
 
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King Arthur and His Knights by Maude L. Radford
 
Published in 1903, King Arthur and His Knights by Maude L. Radford is an easy to read version of the Arthurian legends, made simple and interesting for children. Maude Lavinia Radford Warren was a Canadian born American who taught literature and composition at the University of Chicago between 1893-1907. Following the success of some of her books, she left teaching to take up writing as a full time career. She also served as a war correspondent for the New York Times magazine during WWI and ...
 
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Generations Literary Podcast
 
Generations Literary Journal’s Founding Editor Kiala Givehand interviews literary luminaries who are shaping the landscape by publishing fiction, poetry, and creative non fiction. Guests share their trials and triumphs as they navigate the world of manuscript development, literary journals, rejection, and the road to publication. Writers share their tips and strategies for crafting great writing and creating a literary life. Topics covered can include: writing, publication, literature, poetr ...
 
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Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
 
As the last published novel of a writer whose career spanned over a dozen novels, innumerable short stories, plays and nonfiction, Our Mutual Friend is indeed a great composition by Charles Dickens. Considered to be one of his most mature, insightful and refined works, Our Mutual Friend takes a long, hard look at what many Victorians loved but hated to admit they did—money. Dickens uses satire, irony, symbolism and biting wit to portray this unlovely picture of a society obsessed with materi ...
 
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Stranger Than...
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Stranger Than... a series of 15 non-fiction classics, coming to a bookseller near you. To mark the collection�s launch, Perennial, Foyles and 5th Estate organised a collaborative day-long celebration, where a host of published writers and book industry folk discussed how non-fiction works, how to write non-fiction and why the format is so successful.
 
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Dr. Susan Allison
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We Carry The Light with Host Dr. Susan Allison We Carry the Light, "Inspiration for Transformation," is the show that inspires you to find the light within, the highest of you are, and shine your brightest. Your host, Dr. Susan Allison, will help you to celebrate your unique self. We Carry the Light will help you to discover who you are right now and who you want to be. You will learn what makes you happy, helps you feel fulfilled and living your purpose. You carry the unique light that only ...
 
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Crossman Communications
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Susan Crossman is an author, speaker, editor and coach with decades of experience in helping people use their stories to develop relationships achieve goals, and generate revenue. She has written business materials for a number of national and international organizations and she works with clarity to provide editing support for people who want to bring a book manuscript to life. As a coach, she draws upon the stories of her own resilience to inspire people to step forward confidently into th ...
 
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Beyond the Words
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Beyond the Words is a podcast that talks about writing, publishing and promoting your future bestselling novel. Join bestseller Holly Hunt as she talks to other authors and guides you, step by step, through the process of writing a great novel. Each week, join us for a new episode discussing a part of the writing journey with a new wonderful author, and gain some insight into the mixed and varied world of publishing in the 2010s. Episode List: Chapter 1 - Components1.Deciding Why to Write 2. ...
 
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Dr. Susan Allison
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We Carry The Light with Host Dr. Susan Allison We Carry the Light, "Inspiration for Transformation," is the show that inspires you to find the light within, the highest of you are, and shine your brightest. Your host, Dr. Susan Allison, will help you to celebrate your unique self. We Carry the Light will help you to discover who you are right now and who you want to be. You will learn what makes you happy, helps you feel fulfilled and living your purpose. You carry the unique light that only ...
 
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Staying present and organized in business, sports, and life. Eric welcomes Chris Covert, Founder and CEO of Achievement Consulting to this episode of Entrepreneur Perspectives. In this episode, Chris walks us through how a professional athlete focuses on the task at hand, how a business owner remains calm through turbulent times, and how his in ...…
 
How Big Pharma is hindering treatment of the opioid addiction epidemic (19:40)Robin Feldman is the Harry & Lillian Hastings Professor and Director of the Institute for Innovation Law at the University of California Hastings. She received a J.D. from Stanford Law School, graduating the Order of the Coif and receiving the Urban A. Sontheimer Awar ...…
 
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Without Notes The Podcast with Michael Levine
 
Flying and Writing. These have been the dual passions of Bob Gandt's life. He published his first story at age sixteen - the same year he first soloed an airplane. Since then he has logged something over 25,000 hours, written thirteen books and published countless articles. Gandt's flying career has been as eclectic as the subjects of his books ...…
 
Paulette Harper joins me to discuss her first full length novel, "Secret Places Revealed" and her inspiring chronical of her path through the roughest time in her life, "That Was Then, This Is Now, This Broken Vessel Restored". Paulette writes books that bring spiritual water to people in life's deserts. Besides being a multi award winning auth ...…
 
You are seriously not going to believe what Dana Derricks is doing to the publishing industry. Dana is a skilled copywriter but that's not what makes his current project so amazing. Think about this: There are books we’ve all read that have changed our lives for the better. What was that change worth to you? This much is for sure, you didn't pa ...…
 
The one where I explain my process for outlining a non-fiction book. Podcast Episode 58 Transcript And Show Notes Welcome Hello, it's Martine here. Welcome to episode 58 of the podcast. You might have been looking at the title of this episode thinking, "Martine, this isn't a writing podcast. Why are you telling us how to write a brilliant book ...…
 
Today I’m talking with Australian author John Birmingham about his journey from the dizzying heights of the traditional publishing scene, to deciding to go indie and hybrid and his insights into how the publishing industry has changed. It’s an honest and really fascinating interview. In the intro, I talk about how we can deal with the political ...…
 
Bill welcomes author Denise Jaden to the show. Denise wrote her debut novel, Losing Faith, in twenty-one days during NaNoWriMo in 2007, and she loves talking with writers and students alike about drumming up story ideas and her just-get-to-the-end fast-drafting process. Jaden’s other young adult novels include Never Enough, A Christmas Kerril, ...…
 
Gardens! Plants! Growing things! Can we do it? Probably not! But we read books about it anyway. We talk about houseplants we’ve killed, the appeal of beautiful pictures of plants, and failing to grow things. Plus: Another chance to enter our contest! You can download the podcast directly, find it on Libsyn, or get it through iTunes, Stitcher, G ...…
 
With us this week is Michelle Nickolaisen of Bombchelle.com, freelancer, creative and woman-about-the-internet. 0:30 Michelle’s favorite nerdy thing: D&D live play podcasts. The Adventure Zone, Friends at the Table, Godsfall for the diversity and the writing/creative skill involved.5:00 The comparisons between indie creatives and freelancers or ...…
 
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Maryland Humanities Podcast
 
One of the most popular questions writers face from their curious audiences is “where do you get your ideas?” Elisabeth Dahl, a local author who writes fiction and nonfiction for children and adults, tackles that question as well as its natural follow-up: “how do you bring those ideas to life?”
 
One of the most popular questions writers face from their curious audiences is “where do you get your ideas?” Elisabeth Dahl , a local author who writes fiction and nonfiction for children and adults, tackles that question as well as its natural follow-up: “how do you bring those ideas to life?”By jkrempel@wypr.org (Jamyla Krempel).
 
My guest this week is musician, performer, and artist Michael Boothby. The Friday before this episode was recorded, Michael and I had the opportunity to play some music together, and this episode definitely feels like a jam session between two creative hearts. Michael and I are both fans of the non-fiction works of Steven Pressfield (we fanboy ...…
 
Is Your Workplace Like B.S., Incorporated? Have you ever felt like you worked at B.S., Incorporated? No, not that B.S., but Business Services, Inc! Often our workplaces can seem like a soap opera or Peyton Place, yet the truth is that life is a soap opera and we humans do a good job of making it so. That’s why writing a fictionalized non-fictio ...…
 
Sponsored By: Christian Standard Bible: Today's show is brought to you by The Christian Standard Bible. Offering an optimal blend of accuracy and readability, the CSB helps readers make a deeper connection with God’s Word and inspires lifelong discipleship. The CSB is equally suited for serious study or sharing with your neighbor hearing God’s ...…
 
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How I Broke Into: Michael Prywes Interviews Artists and Entrepreneurs About Their Big Break
 
Taffy Brodesser-Akner is a writer who has contributed compelling non-fiction features to major publications such as the New York Times Magazine, GQ, Cosmopolitan, Los Angeles Times, SElf, and so many more. Taffy is also the author of the forthcoming Random House novel, Schrödinger's Marriage. Taffy has been a finalist for multiple awards, inclu ...…
 
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Spirit of Recovery
 
Recovery happens as we know that although we may have the disease of addiction or the family disease of enabling, the disease does not have us. This is what special guest Bill Worth told his doctor 28 years ago when he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Spiritual principles of recovery and healing apply, no matter what the concern. Bill sha ...…
 
The publishing world is evolving, and no one knows quite when it will end and what it will look like. As a writer, you’ve probably been spotting new trends, new entry points, new expectations, new leaders, and new technology, wondering how you can possibly keep up with all that change. Well, you’re not alone. Everyone’s seeing all that new—all ...…
 
It's time to banish the poor author back to the garret and explode the myths of the penniless creative. Choose the model of Picasso and Michelangelo, merging creativity and business to get your words out in the world, change lives and grow your bank account. We live in the best time in history to be a writer and in today's show, Jeff Goins and ...…
 
I was struck by one theme that kept appearing in the past 100 Business of Story episodes – How stories transport us. A true story well told connects emotionally and inspires. It moves people. Aligns teams. Connects with customers. Grows revenue. And will amplify your impact. [caption id="attachment_23298" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Image ...…
 
Today's episode is the Facebook live broadcast for Fuel Fridays in my FB group. To join our writers' group, go to bit.ly/oycgroup. One of my sources for creative inspiration are the magazines, Harper's and The New Yorker. They inspire me to create but they also fill up my creativity tank. I get ideas for my writing but also see things in a new ...…
 
The Speculative Fiction Cantina: your weekly hypodermic injection of science fiction, fantasy, horror, alternate history, steampunk, cyberpunk, and things weird and wonderful in the world of books and writers. We ask authors the hard questions. You'll hear from writers who bend the rules and drive the narrative. Join S. Evan Townsend on this jo ...…
 
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Writing for Children: How to Write a Children's Book, Writing for Magazines, Getting Paid for Writing, Getting Published
 
WHY SUBMISSION GUIDELINES MATTER Many times, editors finally find time to dig into the slush pile or they open their email and check out submissions and get a disappointing surprise. People send poetry for children to publishers who list “no poetry” right in their guidelines. People send fiction for children to publishers who only publish nonfi ...…
 
Maria is the New York Times-bestselling author of The Confidence Game (Viking/Penguin 2016) and Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes (Viking/Penguin, 2013). She is a contributing writer for The New Yorker, where she writes a regular column with a focus on psychology and culture, and is the host of the longform storytelling podcast from ...…
 
Click Here to Subscribe to the Show: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play Anthony Young, President of Personal Spaceflight Advisors and Author/Design Engineer, hops ion the show to talk about the rise of Boomer entrepreneurs and why it's never too late in life to launch your own successful endeavor. Today's Sponsor: Wix Resources: Chrismichaelharris ...…
 
Writer Colette Shade is probably best known for a nonfiction piece she wrote for Gawker in 2015 about the Maryland Hunt Cup. Centering around the Baltimore County horse race that took place almost a week after Freddie Gray’s death, the piece highlighted the disparities inherent to Baltimore’s history, an area of great interest to Colette. Her w ...…
 
Do you ever feel judged by others because you’ve not had a child? Not surprisingly, many women feel this judgment of “assumptions” behind the choices or circumstances that have determined their situation. One woman decided to take on those judgmental scenarios, so she did something about it. She wrote a novel which explores many of the situatio ...…
 
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The Conscious Consultant Hour
 
Host Sam Liebowitz sat with American Non-fiction Esoteric Author Tracy Twyman to discuss how she got started writing. She first started with learning about conspiracy theories and went for there.
 
Melissa Jayne Kinsey CONTACT DETAILS WEBSITE FACEBOOK TWITTER LINKEDIN Buy the book - How To Write An Online Obituary from Amazon GETTING TO KNOW - Melissa Jayne Kinsey Each episode I ask my guests 3 questions to get to know a little bit more about them. What would be a song that you would like played at your funeral? What is a book you think e ...…
 
We all have limited time, and part of being a successful author is knowing what to focus on. In today's show, I talk to Rachel Aaron about how to write more words faster, edit and publish carefully, and how to decide which marketing strategies will work for your books. In the intro, I reflect on […]
 
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Lancaster Story Slam podcast
 
Welcome to the Lancaster Story Slam podcast! Our June Story Slam was themed “Awkward Pause!” We had so much fun listening to stories about those awkward moments in people’s lives. It was fascinating to hear people’s takes on this theme and we’ve chosen three of our favorite stories from the night. First up, Tony Crocamo won the Story Slam with ...…
 
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LIVE! From City Lights
 
City Lights welcomes Yiyun Li in celebrating the release of her new book, Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life published by Random House. In her first nonfiction book, award-winning novelist Yiyun Li explores a question we ask ourselves: How does one make life livable? Startlingly original and shining with quiet wisdom, this is ...…
 
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The Creative Nonfiction Podcast with Brendan O'Meara
 
Sonja Livingston stopped by The Creative Nonfiction Podcast to talk about her award-winning memoir “Ghostbread.” She was also gracious enough to read from three short chapters. It’s about family and growing up in poverty.“[My family] hasn’t tried to kill me, but they haven’t thrown me a party either,” Sonja says.This episode is layered and a bi ...…
 
In this episode, Kelly interviews two of the most influential and most recognized names in the research and application of reading instruction, Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst. The focus of this interview is an engaging conversation about their new book, Disrupting Thinking: Why How We Think Matters, and how to help students become better rea ...…
 
Shannan Martin of Shannan Martin Writes and author of Falling Free and Krista Dunbar co-founder and director of Cultivate Conference and founder and editor-in-chief of Mila Magazine (formerly Valor Magazine) join us on the Influence Network Secret Podcast this month available to Influence Network members. They’re sharing about this month’s them ...…
 
Elizabeth Greenwood is the author of PLAYING DEAD: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud, a nonfiction book about people who have faked their deaths. Her writing has appeared in The Believer, Rhapsody, O Magazine,Guernica,VICE and the digital editions of The New Yorker, The Atlantic and Esquire. She teaches creative nonfiction at Columbia ...…
 
In Part Two of this file the associate editor and lexicographer at Merriam-Webster, and acclaimed author of the book Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries, Kory Stamper, paid me a visit to talk about being a celebrity word nerd, how she manages her time between the dictionary and her own writing, and the pending “pencil apocalypse.” Rai ...…
 
In Part Two of this file the associate editor and lexicographer at Merriam-Webster, and acclaimed author of the book Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries, Kory Stamper, paid me a visit to talk about being a celebrity word nerd, how she manages her time between the dictionary and her own writing, and the pending “pencil apocalypse.” Rai ...…
 
Authors as diverse as Henry James, Winston Churchill, Barbara Cartland, and Dan Brown have used dictation to write their first drafts, and with the development of ever-more precise software, many authors are moving into dictation to speed up writing and maintain their health. In today's show, I talk to Scott Baker about his tips for […]…
 
“We would probably be happier if we accept that there will not be balance. Nobody gets 100% all the time. It’s a matter of making sure that you carve out enough time for the things that matter to you most…. and I don’t think that will be the same at different moments in your life.” http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/w ...…
 
Ep#57: This is our introductory Pre-Show for the new Beginners' Self-Publishing Salon broadcast. Each month Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn will be sharing self-publishing tips for each segment of the author journey, including, writing, design, book cover design, book production and distribution, marketing and promotion, and how to set up and ma ...…
 
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