Antioch Writers' Workshop

Books
1:26 pm
Tue July 23, 2013

Book Nook: Bootstrapper - from Broke to Badass on a Northern Michigan Farm, by Mardi Jo Link

Mardi Jo Link's marriage had fallen apart. She was determined to keep the rest of her life together for her three sons. This meant paying the bills, scrimping and economizing, and trying to obtain another mortgage on their acreage in northern Michigan. It wasn't going to be easy.

Link tells her story in her memoir "Bootstrapper - from Broke to Badass on a Northern Michigan Farm." Link was making a living as a freelancer writing in the genre known as "true crime." Her income was unpredictable.  How could she find ways to conserve?

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon November 19, 2012

WYSO Weekend: November 18, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for Novmber 18, 2012 including the following stories:

- 2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Jerry Dennis

- The latest installment of the SOCHE Talks: Five Influential Graphic Storytellers from Ohio

- This week's PoliticsOhio by Emily McCord

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Arts & Culture
10:43 am
Sun November 18, 2012

2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Jerry Dennis

Jerry Dennis reading at the 2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop.
Credit courtesy of the Antioch Writers' Workshop

In August the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and during the month of November we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

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Arts & Culture
10:40 am
Sun November 11, 2012

2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Carrie Bebris

Carrie Bebris reading at the 2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop
Credit courtesy of the Antioch Writers' Workshop

In August the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and during the month of November we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

Today we hear from Carrie Bebris, an award-winning author best known for her Mr. and Mrs. Darcy series.  Here she reads from The Chase, a short story based on the real-life adventures of Jane Austen's brother while he served in Britain's Royal Navy.

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