Let’s Talk Memoir – Season 1, Episode 7 ft. Melissa Gould

Let's Talk Memoir - Season 1, Episode 7 ft. Melissa Gould (Main)

SEASON 1, EPISODE 7 Melissa Gould joins Letโ€™s Talk Memoir for a conversation about how writing was a way back to herself after she became a widow unexpectedly and at a young age, making the jump from screenwriting to nonfiction, when she knew she had a memoir, and how she protected her daughter in her […]

Let’s Talk Memoir – Season 1, Episode 6 ft. Meg Weber

Let's Talk Memoir - Season 1, Episode 6 ft. Meg Weber

SEASON 1, EPISODE 6 Meg Weber joins Letโ€™s Talk Memoir for a conversation about knowing when the right time is to tell your story, approaching loved ones about scenes in your memoir featuring graphic sex and kink, why compartmentalizing on the page doesnโ€™t work, and writing with a broken heart. Also in this episode: Real […]

The Body Myth – Body Liberation for All ft. Dalia Kinsey

The Body Myth - Body Liberation for All ft. Dalia Kinsey

Body Liberation for All ft. Dalia Kinsey Dalia Kinsey joins The Body Myth for a conversation about looking at the body in a holistic way, how health intersects with racial identity in the US, systemic LGBTQIA+ and BIPOCย  oppression and how allies in a lot of spaces tend to take center stage, why we donโ€™t […]

Let’s Talk Memoir – Season 1, Episode 5 ft. Andrea Ross

Let's Talk Memoir - Season 1, Episode 5 ft. Andrea Ross

SEASON 1, EPISODE 5 Andrea Ross joins Letโ€™s Talk Memoir for a conversation about battling memoir imposter syndrome, choosing scene over exposition, doing whatever it takes to get yourself to write, and how she used the wilderness to help tell her story and convey the particular brand of loneliness that adopted people experience. Also in […]

Let’s Talk Memoir – Season 1, Episode 4 ft. Ellen Blum Barish

SEASON 1, EPISODE 4 Ellen Blum Barish joins Letโ€™s Talk Memoir for a conversation about becoming a memoirist after a career as a journalist and how that deepened her love of writing, the power of working on smaller pieces as we craft our memoir, and finding the themes and structure in our story. Also in […]

Let’s Talk Memoir – Season 1, Episode 3 ft. Christie Tate

Let's Talk Memoir - Season 1, Episode 4 ft. Ellen Blum Barish

SEASON 1, EPISODE 3 Christie Tate joins Letโ€™s Talk Memoir for a conversation about the ethics of writing about groups therapy and ex-boyfriends, navigating writing anxiety, becoming a full-time writer, and why she never leaves a page blank. Also in this episode: Networking with other writers Sex scenes What itโ€™s like to be picked for […]

The Body Myth – Healing From Family Body Shame ft. Meg Weber

Healing From Family Body Shame ft. Meg Weber Michelle Yang joins The Body Myth for a conversation about immigrating to the US as a child and feeling she didnโ€™t conform to Western expectations about how she was supposed to look, growing up in a home where food was love but her father monitored her body […]

When We Began Judging Ourselves

When We Began Judging Ourselves Iโ€™m so excited to share that the first two episodes of my new limited series podcast THE BODY MYTH are here! A few months ago, I began surveying women about their body image experience. I asked questions like: When did you begin judging your body? What messages did you get […]

The Body Myth – Healing From Family Body Shame ft. Meg Weber

The Body Myth - Episode 2

Healing From Family Body Shame ft. Meg Weber Meg Weber joins The Body Myth for a conversation about growing up in the shadow of her motherโ€™s fixation on size, negative messages about food, and childhood visits to dieticians. Also in this episode, how body dissatisfaction strongly influenced her sisterโ€™s death by suicide and the joy […]