The Writers Voice

Hosted ByLinda McHenry

A forum for writers to discuss their craft, their books, and the creative process. For more information, visit Linda's website at

All Episodes

Episode 46: Sarahlyn Bruck

In this episode of The Writer’s Voice, Sarahlyn Bruck talks about how various life experiences affect her writing: being from the west coast and living on the east coast, working a day job, and being a mother.

Episode 45: Saralyn Richard

In Episode 45 of The Writer’s Voice, Saralyn Richard chats about writing believable characters from all walks of life … and how her life experiences provided the research.

Episode 44: Deborah Shepherd

This week’s guest, Deborah Shepherd, talks about her recent release, So Happy Together, and about how it can sometimes take a very long time to publish a book. She’s a great inspiration, as well as an excellent example of patience paying off.

Episode 43: Carole Bumpus

This week’s guest, Carole Bumpus, is a travel and food memorist. She talks about how food and family transcend genre and how she came to publish 3 books during the COVID pandemic.

Episode 42: DeWitt Henry

This week’s guest, DeWitt Henry, is a writer, editor, and teacher. He talks about memoirs and family relationships.

Episode 41: The Panel, with Richard J. Cass, Sarah Osborne, an Joe Gannon

Authors Richard J. Cass, Sarah Osborne, and Joe Gannon write different types of mystery, thriller, and crime fiction. We chatted about a number of topics, including how to create villains, the toughest part of writing, and that dreadful question: Who is Your Favorite Writer … and Why?

Episode 40: Geza Tatrallyay

This week’s guest on The Writer’s Voice is Geza Tatrallyay, who talks about writing memoirs (he’s published 3) and the benefits of writing in multiple genres.

Episode 39: Allen Wier

In this episode of The Writer’s Voice, I chat with Allen Wier, who writes literary fiction. We talk about his process and he shares a number of funny stories: one about doing research for a period piece and his cross-country trek with his son.

Episode 38: Alice Persons

Alice Persons is a poet and the editor and publisher at Moon Pie Press. She talks with me this week about how poets can get their work published. She also offers tips and advice for poets in all stages of their careers.

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