Best memoirs podcasts we could find (Updated December 2017)
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Mum Says My Memoir Is A Lie
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In 2015, Rosie Waterland published her first book, a memoir called "The Anti-Cool Girl". The book is about her childhood, her growing up, and her becoming an adult; all with mentally ill, drug and alcohol addicted parents, child protection, foster care, caravans and couches. There were crazy and very difficult times but also some funny times too. Rosie is 30 now, her mum Lisa is now 53. Since the book came out, the one question Rosie is always asked is more than any other is, "Has your Mum r ...
 
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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
 
For more than a century and a quarter, fans of detective fiction have enjoyed the doings of the iconic sleuth, Mr. Sherlock Holmes. In the company of his faithful companion, Dr Watson, Holmes has consistently delighted generations of readers. Created by a Scottish writer and physician, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this immortal private eye has solved cases for kings and commoners, lovely damsels and little old ladies, engineers and country squires and a legion of others who come to him in distres ...
 
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Memoirs of a White Guy
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Each week comedian Luke Kidgell reveals a new chapter in the story that nobody asked for... the Memoirs of a White Guy.
 
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MedStud Memoirs - Medical School - Premed - experiences, content, and interviews
 
MedStud Memoirs is a podcast designed for premed, medical school, and other healthcare students. We take the textbook knowledge involved in medicine outside of the classroom by sharing experiences of patients, doctors, and more. MedStud Memoirs is produced by two medical school students: Brian Elliott and Jarett Beaudoin. Music "Beyond Home" adapted from tracks by Brandon Liew on FreeMusicArchive, URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Brandon_Liew/
 
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Memoirs of a Classroom
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Teaching is hard - there is no doubt about that! Whether you are a brand new teacher right out of the gate or you have put in many years of service - we all feel the pressure to be successful. On those hard days of endless meetings discussing ever changing standards, more rigor, testing, behavior issues, and calling parents - we can lose sight of why we became teachers in the first place. And when that happens, it makes it much harder to do our job. Memoirs of a Classroom is a weekly reminde ...
 
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Qool Marv Aural Memoirs and Buttamilk Archives // MusiQuarium Of Wonder // Instruments Of Mass Construction // Music4Winners // Intelligence'n'Music // Notes To Self // Low Profile International
 
There is a method to the magic in the way Qool DJ Marv presents and plays music. He tunes into the atmosphere of the venue and the energy of the people, and then he blends what he sees with what he hears. Intertwining many styles for many faces from many places, Qool DJ Marv captivates you with his blend. The fluid flow and continuously ascending momentum of his wide-ranging sets is inviting, hypnotic, and breathtaking. Qool DJ Marv crafts an unforgettable feel good, get down party where eve ...
 
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Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by John Cleland
 
One of the most controversial and censored books in English literature, Fanny Hill is regarded as the first original English prose pornography. Notorious for its vivid depiction of sexual exploits in all possible forms, the novel digs up the most thrilling erotic fantasies and pieces them together in a most seductive manner. Published in two installments in 1748 and 1749, the novel was attacked for its obscene content and was consequently banned and withdrawn from publication, due to dispara ...
 
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Memoirs of a Used Car Salesman
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No one wants to be this when they grow up, but it is the best job in the world. The stories you experience are truly unreal. Meet unique auto enthusiasts and learn about their wild/humurous trials and tribulations.
 
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Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Version 3), The by DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan
 
This is the second book of short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle concerning the adventures of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his side kick Dr Watson. It contains 12 stories published in The Strand as further episodes of the Adventures between December 1892 and December 1893 with original illustrations by Sidney Paget. - Summary by David Clarke
 
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Streetlight Voices: Short Fiction & Memoir
 
Listen to short fiction and true memoirs. Our mission is to publish exceptional talent, both new and established, from our region and across the country. Streetlight Magazine is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
 
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Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The by DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan
 
Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, who first appeared in publication in 1887. He was devised by Scottish author and doctor Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. A brilliant London-based detective, Holmes is famous for his prowess at using logic and astute observation to solve cases. He is perhaps the most famous fictional detective, and indeed one of the best known and most universally recognizable literary characters. Join Dr. Watson and Sherlock Holmes, i ...
 
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Memoirs of a Black Girl Podcast Series
 
Lela Fagan is an Author/Blogger, Experienced Onsite and Certified Virtual Administrative Professional (Marketing, PR and Not-For-Profit) Jesus Loving Football Coach's Wife. She hosts the “Memoirs of a Black Girl Podcast Series”. Her fresh and honest spirit can be felt as she narrates each episode for you her listeners."Come take a journey with me as I share my poetry and other writings. Experience what makes me laugh, cry and the life lessons I am STILL learning." – Lela Jefferson Fagan
 
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Memoirs of a Revolutionist, Vol. 2 by KROPOTKIN, Peter
 
Peter Kropotkin was a Russian anarcho-communist and scientist. This is his autobiography, and he writes not only about his own life, but also about 19th century Russian society and politics. He was born into the nobility and had a military education, but he gradually abandoned the values of his social class and became an anti-authoritarian socialist, opposed to both the rule of the Tsars and to the seizing of power by the authoritarian Bolsheviks. He was also interested in literature, biolog ...
 
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Memoirs of Jacques Casanova Vol. 2, The by CASANOVA, Giacomo
 
Giacomo Casanova (April 2, 1725 in Venice – June 4, 1798, in Dux, Bohemia, now Duchcov, Czech Republic) was a famous Venetian adventurer, writer, and womanizer. He used charm, guile, threats, intimidation, and aggression, when necessary, to conquer women, sometimes leaving behind children or debt. In his autobiography Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life), regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century, he mentions 122 w ...
 
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Memoirs of a Mindful Life
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An interactive podcast to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses by unleashing their natural resilience. Since I’ll be broadcasting these episodes live using the BLAB network. Viewers will be able to post questions during the show. This is a very exciting venture and I hope that you’ll join us.Brian R. King, LCSW is a 27 yr cancer survivor, adult with ADHD & Dyslexia as well as the father of three sons with Asperger's and ADHD. In addition, Brian suffers from Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Type 3 ...
 
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Road Memoir : The Podcast Opera
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A 12-part music drama for podcast.
 
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Memoirs of a Revolutionist, Vol. 1 by KROPOTKIN, Peter
 
Peter Kropotkin was a Russian anarcho-communist and scientist. This is his autobiography, and he writes not only about his own life, but also about 19th century Russian society and politics. He was born into the nobility and had a military education, but he gradually abandoned the values of his social class and became an anti-authoritarian socialist, opposed to both the rule of the Tsars and to the seizing of power by the authoritarian Bolsheviks. He was also interested in literature, biolog ...
 
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Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant by GRANT, Ulysses S.
 
In preparing these volumes for the public, I have entered upon the task with the sincere desire to avoid doing injustice to any one, whether on the National or Confederate side, other than the unavoidable injustice of not making mention often where special mention is due. There must be many errors of omission in this work, because the subject is too large to be treated of in two volumes in such way as to do justice to all the officers and men engaged. There were thousands of instances, durin ...
 
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Memoir of Jane Austen by James Edward Austen-Leigh
 
“The Memoir of my Aunt, Jane Austen, has been received with more favour than I had ventured to expect. The notices taken of it in the periodical press, as well as letters addressed to me by many with whom I am not personally acquainted, show that an unabated interest is still taken in every particular that can be told about her. I am thus encouraged not only to offer a Second Edition of the Memoir, but also to enlarge it with some additional matter which I might have scrupled to intrude on t ...
 
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Sim Carter: Memoir + More Story Podcast
 
Saturday on SoundCloud Sim Carter: Past Tense, Perfect/Imperfect. Podcast featuring memoir and more on growing up, growing old, and the whole shebang. English-born boomer baby child of the 50’s, came of age in the 60’s & 70’s. Now the mother of a millennial in Los Angeles, I’ve been around & around. Thanks for listening!
 
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Memoirs of a Movie Stand-in
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Come back here for new episodes every Thursday at 8:00PM (7:00PM Central).
 
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RIPE: Memoir of a Young Black Introvert
 
Podcast by Kori D. Smith
 
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Podcast – First Person Arts
Weekly
 
First Person Arts believes that everyone has a story to tell, and that sharing our stories connects us with each other and the world. The First Person Arts Podcast is one more way we celebrate the power of the personal. Hear hilarious, ridiculous, astounding stories from real life, pulled from our events archive, plus new tales from our listeners right here every Tuesday. Visit firstpersonarts.org for more information about our live events or to tell your story.
 
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Visa Memoirs Podcast
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The Visa Memoirs Podcast follows a multi-cultural couple’s journey through the ups and downs of the U.S. immigration process. Our host, Daniel Ives interviews couples about the human side of the journey. A new couple is interviewed each Thursday.The podcast is sponsored by RapidVisa.com, America's largest online family immigration services provider.
 
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Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth, Volumes I & II by AIKIN, Lucy
 
Memoirs of Queen Elizabeth from a variety of sources within the monarch's court, compiled and interpreted by Lucy Aikin. (Summary by Cathy Barratt)
 
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Memoir '44 Podcast
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The Memoir '44 podcast is for fans of the Days of Wonder game "Memoir '44". As well as details about this and related games you will hear history of related matters.
 
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Stories From Today | Fiction, Nonfiction, Memoir, and Poetry
 
Host Katie Habib reads listener-submitted stories on air as fully realized short audiobooks with original music and sound.
 
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Liberty High School Memoirs
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Student memoirs of an autobiographical incident.
 
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Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by CLELAND, John
 
Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (1749) was the first widely-read English novel in the genre “Erotica.” It was written by John Cleland as he was serving hard time at a debtor’s prison in London. Over the centuries, the novel has been repeatedly banned by authorities, assuring its preeminent role in the history of the ongoing struggle against censorship of free expression. Until Fanny Hill, previous heroines had conducted their amorous liaisons “off-stage.” Any erotic misadventures ...
 
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Ashes: A Memoir
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A father. A brother. A son.
 
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Memoirs of a White Elephant, The by GAUTIER, Judith
 
"We are told by writers of antiquity that elephants have written sentences in Greek, and that one of them was even known to speak. There is, therefore, nothing unreasonable in the supposition that the White Elephant of this history, the famous "Iravata" so celebrated throughout Asia, should have written his own memoirs.The story of his long existence—at times so glorious, and at other times so full of misfortune—in the kingdom of Siam, and the India of the Maharajahs and the English, is full ...
 
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Snippets: A Memoir in Sound
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How do we capture the best moments beyond the picture and the page? Join writer, professor and podcaster B.J. Hollars as he attempts to craft a memoir in sound.
 
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Travelin Granny-Globe Trotting Memoirs
 
Mrs Saroj Gopal Kulkarni, Travelin GrannyBorn in Sandkeshwar, Maharashtra State, India on January 25, 1931, Saroj lost her mother at a very early age and became the surrogate mother for her family. She had no time to play as a youngster but has had a great time in her travels since then. ..........................................................She married Gopal S. Kulkarni in 1951 in an arranged marriage in India. Her first stay in the United States was from 1964 to 1967 while her husband c ...
 
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Memoirs of a T-Rex
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Welcome to Memoirs of a T-Rex! A podcast about anything and everything. We love hearing feedback and answering your questions as serious or silly as they may be. Please don't hesitate to contact us.
 
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Michael Butler's Memoirs - The Podcast
 
Michael Butler, the one who brought "The Love-Rock Tribal Musical HAiR" to world-dominating production and movement, the one who sailed, caroused and worked overseas with friend John F. Kennedy, the only individual to appear on Richard Nixon's Enemies List TWICE as listed in the Congressional Records, and child of the Military Industrial Complex turned Polo playing hippie … is BACK to tell ALL through his Brand New Themed Podcast Series! These will be the "Insider stories of all insider stor ...
 
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Memoirs of Napoleon, Vol. 1 by BOURRIENNE, Louis Antoine Fauvelet de
 
The author and Napoleon become boyhood friends when they are eight years old in Corsica. They separate when Napoleon is transferred from the Military College of Brienne to another college in Paris in 1784. Napoleon has a stern or disdainful personality. He looks down on the French, who have taken over Corsica. At age 16 Napoleon finds fault with the military education, sending his recommendations to the Minister of War. Because of this speaking out, he is speedily graduated and sent to a reg ...
 
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Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (version 2), The by DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan
 
Sherlock Holmes, a fictional character of the late 19th and early 20th century created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is a brilliant London-based "consulting detective" famous for his intellectual prowess and renowned for his enormous scope of observation, his astute logical reasoning and forensic science skills in solving difficult crimes. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Sherlock Holmes mysteries, including The Final Problem in which Holmes confro ...
 
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Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (version 2), The by DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan
 
Sherlock Holmes, a fictional character of the late 19th and early 20th century created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is a brilliant London-based "consulting detective" famous for his intellectual prowess and renowned for his enormous scope of observation, his astute logical reasoning and forensic science skills in solving difficult crimes. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Sherlock Holmes mysteries, including The Final Problem in which Holmes confro ...
 
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David Javerbaum - "The Last Testament: A Memoir": Meet the Author
 
Catch Emmy Award‒winner David Javerbaum as he discusses his new book, “The Last Testament: A Memoir,” with John Oliver of “The Daily Show.”
 
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Out of The Bottle: The Memoir of Graham Webb
 
Entrepreneur Graham Webb reflects on his life experience, details his love of music and business, and expands on his new autobiography, Out of The Bottle. Graham's motivational story is embroidered with entrepreneurial insights, humorous anecdotes and startling coincidences. Within the Out of The Bottle podcast, enjoy excerpts from the book read by the author, in-depth discussions, and fascinating stories from this hair industry icon.
 
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Memoirs of Miss Sidney Bidulph by SHERIDAN, Frances
 
Sidney and Cecilia are best childhood friends who are forced to part for 5 years. In that interval, Sidney Bidulph - an undoubtedly good and dutiful woman - writes to her friend about everything: her marriage, her children, her other friendships and, above all, about her great love for Mr. Faulkland. In an amazing and unforgettable way, this book shows us that the road to happiness is not always clear - and that sometimes doing what seems to be right is not really the right thing to do. With ...
 
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Vietnam Veteran News with Mack Payne
 
A podcast devoted to telling the world about Vietnam Veteran news, issues, interviews and commentary.
 
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LearnOutLoud's Biography Podcast
 
LearnOutLoud's Biography Podcast will explore the lives of notable people throughout history. Whether it be World Leaders, Political activists, spiritual luminaries, great artists or every day people, this podcast will be a showcase for their story.
 
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Otherppl with Brad Listi
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A weekly podcast featuring in-depth interviews with today's leading authors.
 
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Podcast - From the Envelope of Suicides
 
The only psychiatrist in New Britain, Connecticut, collected 124 local stories of suicide from 1941 to 1948. Fifty years later, his grandson discovered them, studied them and researched the people in those stories, how they lived and what they left behind. These are stories of the human struggles of forgotten people, and together they create a social history of the city and a fractured snapshot of a world at war. Sound and music by Wilson Vediner and Courtney Sheedy (both of the bands Months ...
 
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Swings and Roundabouts
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Avery Edison (the person writing this right now) is pretending that she's written software that turns her computer into a therapist. Obviously, that's not possible with today's technology, but it's a great way to have another voice on her podcast without having to surrender control to an actual human being. With the conceit that these episodes collect recordings of therapy sessions, readings of emails, and tappings of phone calls, Avery (again, that's me) is attempting to do something new an ...
 
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Memoir on the Life and Character of the Rev. Prince Demetrius A. de Gallitzin, A by HEYDEN, Thomas
 
Prince Demetrius of Gallitzin (1770-1840), or "Father Smith," as he was known on the eighteenth century American frontier, was one of the glories of early Catholicism in America. Though a prince by birth, Demetrius discreetly concealed the glory of his earlier life that he might better lead his adopted spiritual children to the glory of eternal life. For more than four decades, he humbly provided for the spiritual needs of courageous pioneers scattered throughout the Allegheny Mountains of c ...
 
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Blue Babies Pink by Brett Trapp
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(Note: Blue Babies Pink is like an audio book. Start with the Prologue, then Episode 1, Episode 2, etc.) For nearly a decade, Brett Trapp kept a secret journal of thoughts on being gay and Christian, knowing one day he'd shout the story he feared most. On a Wednesday morning in late 2016, he logged on to Facebook and began shouting... He started by publishing a Gossip Guide to his sexuality—a cheeky way to let friends know his secret. He then began sharing the vivid details of his story thro ...
 
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So Much To Say
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A weekly podcast, hosted by CraigTheWriterStewart, discussing Black shit, White shit, Gay shit and everything in between; including pop culture, social issues, what's new, what's hot, what's no... every single Monday.
 
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WWI Digger Stories Podcast
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Phil Mannell presents true accounts by soldiers of the Great War (World War 1). This is primary history as told by the soldiers themselves, mostly Australian diggers but possibly tommies, poilus, doughboys, kiwis or others, with additional commentary and definitions.
 
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AMA is at Hard Rock Live in Orlando! Roxane Gay talks about writing the memoir she planned to avoid, and her 243-point Scrabble play. Plus, a game about her favorite movies, The Fast and the Furious.
 
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Writers Aloud: The RLF Podcast
 
Marina Benjamin examines the changing role of the personal voice in contemporary memoir, celebrates the sharing of ecstatic highs and vertiginous tumbles, and notes that it’s writerly craft that lifts a work beyond mere self-pimping. Alyson Hallett takes us to Launceston in Cornwall, home of the writer Charles Causley, in the centenary year of ...…
 
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The Leonard Lopate Show
 
Award-winning novelist Kathleen Hill talks about her memoir She Read to Us in The Late Afternoons: A Life in Novels. She explores defining moments of a life illuminated by novels. She connects the stories and characters from literature to turning points in her life -- from reading Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart to her students in a newly-ind ...…
 
This episode of Getting Geeky with Gamer Leaf is brought to you by Phillip Reed’s www.battlegrip.com Gamer Leaf sits down with the famous Richard Bliss of Funding the Dream Who began gaming with Mouse Trap, Monopoly and Careers to name a few. Richard recently went from casual to heavy gaming. He went to some gaming cons and got very involved. D ...…
 
If you walked into the nonfiction section of Barnes & Noble and pulled a book out from the memoir shelf, and you read that the book is “based on a true story,” how would you feel? Today on Creatively Genuine, talking the creative part of creative nonfiction novel writing.
 
John Hodgman gained fame for his wry and dry look at the world around us, on venues like Comedy Central's "The Daily Show." He wrote three books of "fake trivia and invented history" (his terms), then recoiled at the prevalence of fake news in America today. What else could he do but turn to reality? Hodgman's latest book is Vacationland , an a ...…
 
Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo talks about his upbringing, his relationship with his father, and the amazing story of adversity he’s gone through to build this resilience. Guest Bio: Chris Romulo is a Queens, New York native who always yearned for growth. In his early twenties, he transformed himself from a street kid into a Muay Thai Champion ...…
 
Part 2 of this mini-series looks at the weeks before Christmas. Starting with the Madonna and Joseph’s pre-trip planning as well as our preparations today. The Constant Procession is a book, a personal memoir about the history of the Virgin Mary or the Madonna since she passed on. The book runs from Episode 1-49 in contiguous installments that ...…
 
Jason Roland is back to chat books, and we travel from Alaska to Czechoslovakia to the spooky Oregon woods to the spookier suburbs of Ohio in our discussions. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 104: Uppity Lives and Jelly Melons Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe ...…
 
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Hindsight Movie Podcast
 
This week, Matt and Alyssa cover "The Big Sick" (2017) written by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon and directed by Michael Showalter. It's not quite the romcom we were expecting, but it opened up an interesting discussion about memoirs as movies and minority representation in film. Is it okay to write and star in movies about your life or is ...…
 
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Faith Conversations
 
Eric Motley is an amazing man and gracious as they come. He grew up in the freed slaves’ town of Madison Park, Alabama. From this beginning in the Black community, he rose to become a special assistant to President George W. Bush. Currently, Eric is an executive vice president of the Aspen Institute based in Washington, D.C. He is a Samford Uni ...…
 
This week’s guest on Life Well Nourished is Jess Ronne, author, wife, and mother of eight children (yes, eight!). Jess is the author of Sunlight Burning at Midnight, a memoir in which she recounts her powerful story of a life turned upside down by her baby’s diagnosis of a life-changing disability when he was still in the womb. Just a few years ...…
 
On today’s episode we’re talking about getting out of our own way when writing a story. The writing process starts with getting the truth on paper. We write about situations or problems we’re dealing with or have dealt with, things we’re still trying to understand or resolve. The goal is getting to the reason we’re writing the story and what th ...…
 
Shawn Decker Shawn Decker first appeared on the Wake-Up Call in 2006 upon publication of his memoir My ‘Pet Virus’. He comes back now to talk with host Sean McCord about his life ten years later as a sexual health advocate and musician. Topics include: Living with AIDS as a child and meeting Depeche Mode. The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is hear ...…
 
From the time he was a small child, Dr Robert Puff wanted proof that whatever someone told him to do to live well was actually good advice. His natural curiosity led to a lifetime of studying psychology and traveling the world to interview various happiness experts. His exploration has led him to uncover reliable, repeatable actions that can be ...…
 
New York Times best-selling author, Julie Lythcott-Haimes, discusses her new memoir, "Real American: A Memoir". The book is about growing up as a biracial black woman in America.
 
The nearly 150,000 inmates in Texas prisons are barred from using Facebook, possessing cellphones and receiving snacks in the mail. They are also prohibited from reading the pop-up edition of “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” “The Color Purple” and the 1908 Sears, Roebuck catalog. The publications are among the 10,000 titles banned by the Texas Depa ...…
 
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Why Oh Why
 
After you've developed an allergy to casual sex, is there a cure? We talk with comedy writer and performer Matteson Perry about keeping things casual. He's the author of "Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch." Plus, Dr. Chris Donaghue explains the value of a strong sexual connection in the early stages of dating. He's the ...…
 
Dave talks to musician, illustrator, puppeteer, and all-around renaissance woman Valerie Meiss! From Valerie's website: “A fascination with fairytales and detective stories at bedtime, a never-ending stockpile of cardboard, and a slew of old junk and toy instruments have left their mark on Valerie Meiss' work. She boldly claims to be a singing, ...…
 
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Town Hall Seattle Arts & Culture Series
 
Many of us are inspired at the thought of taking a journey of self discovery. Irene Skyriver took just such a journey—an epic solo kayaking trip to find herself and a new sense of connection with her ancestors. In her memoir Paddling with Spirits she chronicled her solo voyage from Alaska to her home in Washington’s San Juan Islands. Town Hall ...…
 
Marie Antoinette's breasts were believed to inspire the design of the shallow French champagne coupes we see on the shelves of the local Pottery Barn. Mae West noted in her 1959 memoir, Goodness Had Nothing To Do With It , that she regularly rubbed cocoa butter on her breasts and spritzed them with cold water.…
 
The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview Suzanne Somers, Author of Two's Company. In her most personal and inspiring book yet, New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Somers shows readers how to shape a healthy, lasting relationship through the lens of her fifty-year love affair with her husband, Alan Hamel. For the first time, Suzanne will ...…
 
Welcome to episode X of Publish Your Purpose: An Author's Journey with publisher, Jenn T. Grace and author, Mark David Gibson. In this episode we cover - Dare to dream great Game changing with Lisa Corrado, Director of Author’s Success Maintain vision/goals commensurate with the level of enthusiasm in the begging. Butter Cup & Ice Cream Elimina ...…
 
Ms. Mac interviews Larry Smith of Six Word Memoirs (http://www.sixwordmemoirs.com/)
 
The Last Word on Habs Podcast is brought to you by the Last Word on Sports Network. Co-hosted by the LWOH Montreal Canadiens team managers Connor Lapalme and Johannes Wheeldon, it is a weekly look at the Habs and features guests from the Last Word on Sports community and others. Join us for smart takes, controversial opinions, and news you can ...…
 
The next chapter of Rosie's life saw her living with her Uncle Ben, who enrolled her in a very fancy boarding school. At first glance, this was an amazing turn of events: from a life of constantly moving houses, situations and people to a place with steady and protective care and learning for the next three years. Rosie had never experienced so ...…
 
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Constant Procession
 
A holiday mini-series begins with thoughts on how it is possible to overcome the quick pace of the contemporary Christmas season. This is Part 1. The Constant Procession is a book, a personal memoir about the history of the Virgin Mary or the Madonna since she passed on. The book runs from Episode 1-49 in contiguous installments that run around ...…
 
Sy Montgomery feels like a soul mate to me. So how could I say no when, after her second appearance on the show (hear her first appearance, too!), she said, “I want to interview you!” Besides, my whole approach to life is, “SAY YES!” It definitely felt different to be on the receiving end of the questions, which were so full of heart and soul, ...…
 
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Maine Calling
 
We learn about police shootings in a conversation with the authors of the new book Shots Fired: The Misunderstandings, Misconceptions, and Myths about Police Shootings. Guests: Joseph K. Loughlin is a former assistant chief of police for the City of Portland, Maine, and also served as the commander of the Special Reaction Team and was a team me ...…
 
Eva Moskowitz is a polarizing figure in the world of education reform. As a former City Councilmember and now in her role as CEO and founder of Success Academy, she has advocated for using charter schools as a way for disadvantaged children to succeed academically. In her new memoir The Education of Eva Moskowitz, Moskowitz writes about her bat ...…
 
Eva Moskowitz is a polarizing figure in the world of education reform. As a former City Councilmember and now in her role as CEO and founder of Success Academy, she has advocated for using charter schools as a way for disadvantaged children to succeed academically. In her new memoir The Education of Eva Moskowitz, Moskowitz writes about her bat ...…
 
For thousands of years, new generations -- and new mothers, in particular -- had the wisdom of their elders, of their culture, of their sense of place to guide them. Today in 21st-century America, where so many of us can only trace our ancestry back to one immigrant grandparent and what family we have is scattered across the continent (or the g ...…
 
In Tony Earley’s remarkable memoir “Somehow Form a Family,” he interweaves stories from his childhood in small-town North Carolina with stories from the TV shows he and his sister Shelly watched at the time: All in the Family, The Wonderful World of Disney, The Three Stooges, and above all The Brady Bunch. And by “interweaves” I don’t mean that ...…
 
This week’s podcast guest is Jessica Taylor. Jessica is a demonstrator with the craft company Stampin’ Up!, where she inspires people to create beautiful homemade greeting cards. She’s also a homeschooling mom of two daughters, an avid reader, and a fellow introvert (yay!). In this episode we talk about how Jessica runs her business with intent ...…
 
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Christ Presbyterian Church Intown
 
December 3, 2017Romans 8:31-39 ESVPRIMARY SOURCES:James Montgomery Boice, Whatever Happened to the Gospel of Grace?Don Carson, Editor, The New Bible CommentaryChristopher Catherwood, Five Leading ReformersESV Greek ToolsESV Study BibleIVP Bible Background CommentaryJohn Bunyan, Grace Abounding to the Chief of SinnersJoni Eareckson Tada, ‘God Pe ...…
 
On this edition of ST, we speak with David Hallberg -- the first American to join the famed Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow as a principal dancer, and one whom The New Yorker once described as "the most exciting male dancer in the western world." Hallberg, now based in NYC, has a new memoir out, which he talks with us about. As was noted of this book ...…
 
On this edition of ST, we speak with the well-regarded novelist and short-story writer Richard Ford, who is the recipient of the 2017 Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award. Ford is the author of many critically acclaimed works of ficition, including "The Sportswriter," "Independence Day," and "Let Me Be Frank with You." His newest book, ...…
 
“Biespiel’s supple memoir of becoming a poet will surely inspire other writers to embrace the bodily character of writing & feel the power &, sometimes, the emptiness of the act of writing poetry.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred review) “Whether he is writing about poetry, politics, competitive diving, or the glories of great conversation, Biespie ...…
 
“Biespiel’s supple memoir of becoming a poet will surely inspire other writers to embrace the bodily character of writing & feel the power &, sometimes, the emptiness of the act of writing poetry.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred review) “Whether he is writing about poetry, politics, competitive diving, or the glories of great conversation, Biespie ...…
 
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I'd Rather Be Writing Podcast Feed
 
Listen to this post: You can download the MP3 file, subscribe in iTunes, or listen with Stitcher. Since my last post on balancing writing, editing, and learning, I’ve been trying to read more. The problem is, despite the tradition of writers being “voracious” readers, I’m not one. I should revel in reading, staying up late at night to immerse m ...…
 
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WW2 - Fighting Through from Dunkirk to Hamburg, War diary
 
23 A third coffee with WWII army veteran Wilf Shaw Great, unpublished history! More coffee with Wilf Shaw of 6th Battalion the Green Howards, 50th infantry division, in the British Army. Wilf recounts many enchanting, funny and fearsome tales! Also joining us is Wilf’s friend, Lesley Littlewood, whose father was in WW2 as a Bren gunner Wilf was ...…
 
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WW2 - Fighting Through from Dunkirk to Hamburg, War diary
 
23 A third coffee with WWII army veteran Wilf Shaw Great, unpublished history! More coffee with Wilf Shaw of 6th Battalion the Green Howards, 50th infantry division, in the British Army. Wilf recounts many enchanting, funny and fearsome tales! Also joining us is Wilf’s friend, Lesley Littlewood, whose father was in WW2 as a Bren gunner Wilf was ...…
 
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Independence Public Library
 
Hazel Spire was born and raised in England and she came to the US after meeting her GI husband in Iran. Her first YA mystery, SECRET OF THE SEVENTH GATE (Royal Fireworks 2001), takes place amid the turmoil of Iran’s Islamic Revolution. Her second novel, ARROWHEAD’S LOST HOARD (P3 Press 2008), is about kids finding Roman treasure on a fictional ...…
 
Hot Pants In Hollywood is a showbiz memoir, and much more. It’s a Baby Boomer’s life on steroids. Susan Silver was one of the first female TV comedy writers, with credits like The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Maude, and Bob Newhart, among others. As the lyrics from the iconic Mary Tyler Moore Show said, “She made it after all!” From another Midwester ...…
 
Charles Ortleb, the publisher and editor-in-chief of New York Native, discusses a recent column on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome by Jane E. Brody in The New York Times. He also discusses the reporting he published by Neenyah Ostrom in New York Native on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome three decades earlier. Not only did The New York Times ignore Ortleb's d ...…
 
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This episode we discover why we'll never hike the Pacific Crest Trail as we talk about Wild, the memoir by Cheryl Strayed and the 2014 film adaptation directed by Jean-Marc Vallee. Put on your hiking boots because we explore the themes of the book and the challenges of adapting non-fiction.
 
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