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Episode 374: Bassey Ikpi, Author of I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying

Episode 374: Bassey Ikpi, Author of I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying

Bassey Ikpi, a Nigerian-American writer, spoken word artist, and mental health advocate, joins Daniel Ford on the show to discuss her essay collection I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying.

Episode 371: Laura Lippman, Author of Lady in the Lake

Episode 371: Laura Lippman, Author of Lady in the Lake

The one and only Laura Lippman returns to the show and chats with Daniel Ford about her new book Lady in the Lake.

Episode 349: The Good Immigrant Editor Nikesh Shukla

Episode 349: The Good Immigrant Editor Nikesh Shukla

Nikesh Shukla, author of Coconut Unlimited and Meatspace, talks to Daniel Ford about The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America, which he edited with Chimene Suleyman.

Episode 197: The Unwritable Rant’s Juliette Miranda

Bourbon-loving, storytellin’ Juliette Miranda, host of The Unwritable Rant podcast, talks to Daniel Ford about bourbon, how she got into podcasting, why the rants are unwritable, torturing her guy (lovingly, of course), and a very special guest coming up on her podcast.

The kind of thing you put in print isn’t going to necessarily going to translate into something you want to say.
— Juliette Miranda

To learn more about Juliette Miranda and The Unwritable Rant, visit the official website or follow her on Twitter @MorningNeurosis.

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Today's episode is brought to you by Scrivener. Scrivener combines all the writing tools you need to craft your first draft, from nascent notion to final full stop. Visit the app's official website for more details.

Episode 104: Nerd Culture Essayist Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt, author of the essay collection Luke Skywalker Can't Read: And Other Geeky Truths, helps us celebrate Star Wars Day by talking to Sean Tuohy about all things nerd.

To learn more bout Ryan Britt, visit his official website or follow him on Twitter @RyancBritt.

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