Month: January 2015

Podcast 104 – Ron Hogan and Josh Alan Friedman – It Came From Gen X!

Virtual Memories Show: Ron Hogan & Josh Alan Friedman – It Came From Gen X! “You grow up imagining all these writers live in mansions and have their private, elegant writing rooms. But the working reality for most writers is not that different from the working reality for working class to middle class people.” Editor, book-blogger…

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Podcast 103 – Jim Woodring: Nostalgia of the Infinite

Virtual Memories Show: Jim Woodring – Nostalgia of the Infinite “I have this one focus in my life, which is that this world isn’t real. There are much more interesting right behind it or in it and sometimes you can glimpse them. Those are the most interesting things. That’s what my work has always been…

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Podcast 102 – The Sprinter

Virtual Memories Show: Claudia Young – The Sprinter “Being in a wheelchair didn’t change me; it just made things harder to do.” From the Flora-Bama to Vietnam, Claudia Young has sprinted through life. We got together to talk about running songwriting workshops in Nashville, redesigning the menu for the hippest bar in Cleveland, living in…

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Podcast – Simple Tricks and Nonsense (#101)

Virtual Memories Show: Levi Stahl – Simple Tricks and Nonsense “The biggest thing I learned editing The Getaway Car is that a working writer’s work is never done.” Let’s kick off 2015 with a podcast about one of the 20th century’s great America writers, Donald Westlake! Our guest, Levi Stahl, is the editor of The Getaway Car:…

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