where the writers are

True Story | True Story

barry-eva's picture
Jan.07.2014
Today’s guest on “A Book and a Chat” is John-Manuel Andriote,  he is an author, journalist and speaker focused on cultural trends, politics, health and medicine, LGBT issues, specializing in reporting on HIV/AIDS. John was working on his masters degree in journalism at university in 1985...
tom-lucas's picture
Dec.17.2013
It’s kind of hard to admit this But I did something stupid It wasn’t the last stupid thing I have done But it was perhaps the greatest   I was at a party Downtown, in a warehouse Old slaughterhouse turned hipster I was bored so I wandered   Up and up.    Seven stories until the...
barry-eva's picture
Dec.10.2013
When I have a show and the guest does not turn up, I normally try to chat about them and their book not only so people get a little information about them, but also in case they have been delayed and might join the show all be it late. Today was one of those shows, as after a few minutes my guest...
susan-keefe's picture
Aug.06.2013
An amazing fire fighting story.     Publisher: black Horse Publishing; 1 edition (July 26, 2013) ASIN: B00E6SBU7O About Joe Corso: I was born in 1935 and I grew up in Queens, New York. I started writing at the age of 75 hoping to raise money to send my grandchildren to better schools....
fran-lewis's picture
Jun.12.2013
One Gay American: Dennis Milam Bensie One young man at an early age realized that his life was not what others wanted it to be and his feelings for women would turn out to be centered on men. Even as a child he hoped to walk down the aisle dressed as a bride and resented learning that his own...
barry-eva's picture
Jun.11.2013
As we here all the time on TV, radio and in the news papers identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America. Incidents have reached around 10 million cases a year in the US, every minute around 20 people fall victim of identity theft. My guest on today’s A Book and a Chat is David Snow,...
barry-eva's picture
May.22.2012
I get asked a lot about coming from England to America, how far it is to travel, time it takes, the fact I haven’t lost my accent and even what I think of America. But for me it was just 3000miles and at least the language is the same, okay more or less the same. But imagine how it was for my...
loren-rhoads's picture
Nov.01.2011
Thanks to Jennifer's Ghosts, my very first ever podcast is up on PodOmatic.  It's too long to upload to Red Room, but you can listen to it there.  It's about 8 minutes long. It's a true ghost story about seeing my friend Blair after he died at home of AIDS.  I think it's a very sweet...
terry-spear's picture
Oct.21.2011
Ever encounter a ghost in your wanderings? I have...it wasn't the usual human type spirit though. Here I was, sleeping on a cold night with our Army ROTC cadets on the rocky ground in Palo Duro Canyon. But not sleeping exactly. Everyone else was, but I'm born of the Princess and the Pea blood......
b-lynn-goodwin's picture
Oct.19.2011
NOTE: If code appears here, it's a cyber ghost.   FROM THE OTHER SIDE   During my mother's final days, I asked her to let me know she was okay when she got to the other side, if she could. She nodded with a look in her eyes that told me she probably couldn't do that.   Less than two...