Cancer Poetry

Do you believe in the therapeutic power of written words? Lance Colie and Dr. Lissa McKinley do. They both turned to writing to help cope with the grief of a cancer diagnosis. On this edition of The Regina Brett Show, both Lance and Dr. McKinley share with Regina how writing and poetry helped them see the world with new light through the lens of cancer.
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Writing the Great American Novel

You can travel to new lands, spark new ideas and adventure into the world of fantasy all by opening up a good book. Do you have an idea for a great novel in your head? Let us help you bring it out. On this edition of the Regina Brett Show, Regina talks to successful local authors Dan Chaon and Mary Doria Russell about how to write, publish and sell the great American novel.
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Children’s Books

Authors who write for children share how they craft their work and how they’ve gotten it published. We also talk about favorite children’s books of authors and listeners.  
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Getting Published

If you want to have your writing published, first you should have it edited. You also need to read. That’s some of the advice shared in our conversation about getting published. Select a link below for more information: Gray & Co. Publishers Kent State University Press Karen Long Plain Dealer column  
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