Episode #10: Women in Horror Show
Words with Writers Podcast is back with our 10th episode! Join co-hosts Chris Gorman and Brandi Tanner for Women in Horror month, with special guests A.P. Cairns, Megan M. Davies Ostrom and Tonya Liburd. These wonderful Women in Horror share some of their work and some of themselves in one of our most emotionally powerful episodes yet.
Website: Home (sunlightpublishers.ca)
Megan M. Davies Ostrom:
Website: Ghosts, Zombies, and other Fun Things – The Official Site of Megan M. Davies-Ostrom
Website: Spiderlilly's Web | Musings at Tonya Liburd's quirky corner of the web. (wordpress.com)
Patreon: Tonya Liburd is creating diverse stories & worlds while raising mental health awareness | Patreon
Episode #9: The Historical Fiction Show
Join co-hosts Brandi Tanner and Chris Gorman for our 9th episode, featuring three Canadian Authors Association members each joining us for a reading and a brief conversation about their work. This month's theme is Historical Fiction. Shauna Clinning starts us off by reading from her work in progress, followed by Ann Shortell with an excerpt from Celtic Knot, A Clara Swift Tale, and ending with Nancy Jo Cullen reading from her 2020 Fred Kerner Book Award shortlisted novel The Western Alienation Merit Badge. Three guest readings for the price of one, and even better, the price is free!
Episode #8: Joyce Mgbolu's Hard Nut to Crack & 2020 Highlights
Listen in with co-hosts Chris Gorman and Brandi Tanner as they welcome new Canadian Authors–Toronto member Joyce Mgbolu with a heart-wrenching reading from her debut non-fiction book, Hard Nut to Crack. Then settle in under your coziest blanket as we travel back in time to some of our greatest events from 2020, featuring Ann Shortell, Michael Newman, Guglielmo D’Izzia, Gordon Jones, Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli, Josh Wallace, R.A. Morris and more!
Joyce Mgbolu: IG: okejay13
Ann Shortell: www.annshortell.com
Michael Newman: www.michaelnewmannovelist.com
Gordon K Jones: www.gordonkjones.com
Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli: Twitter
Ed Seaward: www.edseaward.com
JF Garrard: jfgarrard.com
Guglielmo D'Izzia: www.guglielmodizzia.com
Lee Partpart: www.leeparpart.com
Josh Wallace: www.josh-wallace.com
R.A. Morris: www.iguanabooks.ca/authors/ra-morris
Episode #7: Chadham Thomas's A Light From Below & A Discussion on graphic novels with Genghis Comics
Join co-hosts Brandi Tanner and Chris Gorman as they welcome Chadham Thomas to the Canadian novelist scene with his debut novel A Light From Below. Following Chadham's excellent reading, Chris & Brandi have a fascinating conversation with Daniel Reynolds and Oliver Ho, authors of the graphic novel Genghis Con, about the challenges of creating and publishing graphic novels!
Chadham Thomas: chadhamthomas.com
Genghis Comics: genghiscomics.com
Daniel Reynolds: Twitter, and akareynolds.com
Oliver Ho: Twitter
Episode #6: Words with Writers Halloween Spooktacular
Welcome to another special episode of Words with Writers Podcast, with co-hosts Chris Gorman and Brandi Tanner. Grab your favourite witches brew and prepare to be spooked by five spine-chilling readings from Canadian Authors members A. B. Neilly, JF Garrard, K. V. Skene, Daniel Bryant and Barbara Wade Rose. Happy Halloween!
A. B. Neilly: abneilly.com
JF Garrard: jfgarrard.com
K. V. Skene: www.facebook.com/people/KV-Skene/100005580105756
Daniel Bryant: www.facebook.com/lettercarrier
Barbara Wade Rose: barbarawaderose.com
Episode #5: Writers Helping Writers
This month’s episode of Words with Writers Podcast features not just one, but two new members reading from their work, Ellen Marie Francisco and Renee Sgroi. These wonderful writers are followed by an in-depth conversation with Canadian Authors—Toronto Co-Presidents Jeannie F. Garrard and Lee Parpart. Join hosts Chris Gorman and Brandi Tanner for this enlightening discussion of what Canadian Authors—Toronto can offer you!
Ellen Marie Francisco: ellenmariefrancisco.com
Renee Sgroi: reneemsgroi.com
Jeannie F. Garrard: jfgarrard.com
Lee Parpart: leeparpart.com
Episode #4: Gavin Barrett
Join Canadian Authors – Toronto hosts Brandi Tanner and Christopher Gorman as they speak with author, poet and creative entrepreneur Gavin Barrett on this month’s Words with Writers Podcast. Gavin treats us to some more reading from his wonderful new collection of poetry Understan, and we have an engaging discussion on a range of topics from publishing a poetry collection to the systemic racism that exists in Canada’s own publishing and advertising industries.
Learn more about Gavin at gavinbarrett.com/
Episode #3: Painting a Picture With Words
This month, join hosts Chris Gorman and Brandi Tanner for a very special episode! Settle in and get cozy for five exciting readings from Canadian Author members Gavin Barrett, Lee Parpart, Danny Ramadan, June Rogers and Chris Gorman. Enjoy!
Gavin Barrett: gavinbarrett.com/
Lee Parpart: www.leeparpart.com/
Danny Ramadan: www.dannyramadan.com/
June Rogers: www.junerogers.ca
Episode #2: "What will it be this time?" with Author Purabi Das
Join us for our second episode of Words with Writers Podcast! This month we talk to CA —Toronto member and author Purabi Das about her new e-book “What will it be this time?”, her experience moving from India to Canada, and the importance of living in the moment.
Learn more about Purabi at purabisinhadas.com!
Episode 1: The Meaning of "Fair" with author Ed Seaward
Join us this month for our discussion with CA —Toronto member and author Ed Seaward as he talks to us about his journey to the publication of his novel “Fair”, his process, and his inspiration!