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Caroline Leavitt · 6d ago

Marcia Butler, author of The Skin Above My Knees (Read it!) talks about her terrific new series on the CREATIVE IMPERATIVE

Marcia Butler is video interviewed by me for her incredible series on the creative imperative. She talks to writers, artists, musicians, more!  Check it out here. AND you can hear me answer ...
Caroline Leavitt · 1w ago

Oh. My. God. One of my favorite actresses of all time, Karen Allen, talks about her latest film, Year by the Sea, yoga, fiber arts, making movies--and so much more.

Caroline Leavitt · 1w ago

The Iraq War. Disability. Women on and off the battlefield. AND WOLVES! Helen Benedict talks about her extraordinary new novel, WOLF SEASON

Caroline Leavitt · 2W ago

Love Mozart in the Jungle the way that I do? Marcia Butler talks about playing the oboe professionally, opera, and her ravishing memoir THE SKIN ABOVE MY KNEE

I've been addicted to the show Mozart in the Jungle, about an orchestra working in NYC--especially the oboist. I was thrilled to read Marcia Butler's astonishing memoir about her life as a professional oboist, which is an inside look at the music wor...
Caroline Leavitt · 2W ago

Why is the word "bitch" so empowering? Cathi Hanauer talks about The Bitch is Back (Older, Wiser, And (Getting) Happier), now in paperback!

Come on, who doesn't adore Cathi Hanauer? She's smart, provocative, profound--and a whole lot of fun to do a book event with. I'm honored to host her here for the paperback of The Bitch is B...
Caroline Leavitt · 2W ago

The Bitch is Back.....in paperback, and Cathi Hanauer is here to talk about how to realize what you need, and how to get it, too; and just why the word "bitch" is so empowering

Caroline Leavitt · 2W ago

How can you not love a writer who obsesses? Matthew Lansburgh talks about his prize-winning collection of stories, OUTSIDE IS THE OCEAN

First, there is that knockout cover. Even better is the knockout fiction inside. Matthew Lansburgh's collection of linked stories, Outside Is the Ocean, won the 2017 Iowa Short Fiction Award. His fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Glimmer Tr...
Caroline Leavitt · 2W ago

Wiley Cash talks about his devastating, gorgeous, profound new novel, The Last Ballad, fame, memory, Appalachia, 1929, and so much more

Caroline Leavitt · 3W ago

Gail Godwin's magnificent new blog, Looters, Grifters, and Givers-Back

How can anyone not love and admire Gail Godwin?  And now she has a fascinating new section of her website, called Looters, Grifters, and Givers-Back, which I love, about life, writing, and h...
Caroline Leavitt · 3W ago

Insane obsession? You know I am so THERE. Larry Baker talks about his latest novel, FROM A DISTANCE, writing from the point of view of a dead woman, and so much more

I can't remember where or when I started to know Larry Baker, only that I'm glad that I do. Maybe we grew up together in an alternative reality, because it really feels that way. And I'm thr...