Hi, I’m Ryan. I’m a writer, reader, pastor, husband, father, music, film, art, and sports enthusiast, and other stuff living in urban kansas city, missouri. This blog is my playground, therapist, and where i try and figure out life under the sun. Grad you’re here!

H. Claire Taylor on Writing What You Care About | TPW Podcast Ep 021

H. Claire Taylor on Writing What You Care About | TPW Podcast Ep 021

In this episode, Ryan interviews humor wirter H. Claire Taylor best known for her Jessica Christ series. Taylor didn't always write in the humor/satire space and explains why. The tempation for writers in the modern age is to write only what is supposed to sell. While Taylor makes her living in a difficult genre (humor) she exhorts apsiring writers to find what they love to write. You will find gems of helpful advice for writing on controversial topics, why humor can be a way to deal with pain, thinking long term as a writer, and much, much, more. You can find H. Claire Taylor at: http://www.hclairetaylor.com/home

Josh Spilker on Experimental Fiction | TPW Podcast Ep 022

Josh Spilker on Experimental Fiction | TPW Podcast Ep 022

Aaron Hodges on Giving New Life to Unfinished Stories | TPW Podcast Ep 020

Aaron Hodges on Giving New Life to Unfinished Stories | TPW Podcast Ep 020