Oct 25, 2018
Do you feel writing is your true creative, personal, or professional calling, one that brings meaning and depth to your life, and that lets you bring real value to the lives of readers … or at least has the potential to?
If the answer is yes (or you’d like it to be), yet you struggle with confidence, blocks,...
Oct 18, 2018
Christopher Clark is a freelance journalist and filmmaker. He recently co-directed two documentaries about people living on the fringes of South African society for Al Jazeera and the BBC.
Today we talk about:
- Transitioning from writing articles to making videos
- Covering underreported stories
- Returning to a single...
Oct 11, 2018
Sarah Khan is a freelance travel writer for the Wall Street Journal, Condé Nast Traveler, and Travel + Leisure.
Today Sarah shares the backstory of her award-winning feature for the New York Times, "A Muslim American’s Homecoming: Cowboys, Country Music, Chapatis." We discuss the origins of the idea, as well as...
Oct 4, 2018
What does a wild animal have to do with procrastination? Your brain wants to protect you from danger--be it a baboon in the bedroom or the anxiety of writing your first draft. Oh, wait, writing that draft isn’t really a threat to your safety? In this episode you’ll learn what your mind is really up to when...