Episode Four, “Mothers and the Others, ” now available on iTunes and on this site.
What does a happily married woman with no kids have in common with a happily married mother of three–who’s now expecting her fourth child? More than you might think. Drop your stereotypes and listen as Jo chats with Lindsey Frandsen, founder of Thinking Moms in Riverside, California.
What music, art, or artists inspire you as a writer? as a thinker? as a human being? Who–or what–gets your imagination unstuck?
What is the “Z-list” (whatever your field of expertise!)–and how can you claim your zen there?
Check out Epidode Three of the Writer Ninja Podcast on iTunes or here at the site.
Jo shares some of her creative influences–with a special thank you to John Cusack–and invites you to name your own names. You’ll also hear Jo talk about the Z-List with author and publisher Chiwan Choi and share info about a great tool kit from creativity gurus Barry Michels and Phil Stutz.
In the wake of the shooting in Marinette, Wisconsin, Jo talked with Amanda Marcotte on the United Nations' "RH Reality Check" podcast about what happens before a gun goes off on campus.
Jo talks with host Lizz Sommars on Seattle’s The Mountain 103.7 FM about real-life problems in classrooms, why teachers aren’t taken seriously, causes of student hostility, and the problem of “failure” in education.
Is the devil in the data? What kind of research are pundits really paying attention to when offering solutions about school achievement, teacher quality, and student “success”?
Please listen, join the conversation, and share your thoughts!
“Conversations” with Lizz Sommars
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Catch the interview Jo did with Seattle radio station KEXP on November 20, 2010. Great interview!
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