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The Writer Shed

David W. Berner

The creative life must be nurtured. Writing, art, music, all of it takes courage, and living such a life requires the right state of mind. Get inspiration, tips, and delve into the artistic life. Join award-winning writer, bestselling author, and the editor of WRITER SHED PRESS, David W. Berner inside his writing shed outside Chicago as he explores the triumphs, struggles, and adventures of the creative life.
A LITERARY HALL OF FAME: Donald Evans of the Chicago Literary HOFSeptember 15, 2022 Episode artwork DO YOU HAVE A WRITING PROCESS? Three writers discuss. September 01, 2022 Episode artwork WRITING AS MEDITATION: A conversation with writer and educator Lauren KrauzeAugust 15, 2022 Episode artwork DO PEOPLE READ ANYMORE? The health of indy bookstores with City Books' Arlan HessAugust 01, 2022 Episode artwork HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY PRODUCE AN AUDIOBOOK: Discussion with two talented voiceover artistsJuly 15, 2022 Episode artwork DECIDING NOT TO WRITE THAT BOOK with writing coach Akshay GajriaJuly 01, 2022 Episode artwork THE FUTURE OF THE INDIE PRESS with Leland Cheuk of 7.13 Books June 15, 2022 Episode artwork CELEBRATING JAMES JOYCE ON INTERNATIONAL BLOOMSDAY June 01, 2022 Episode artwork AUTHOR CHRISTINE SNEED: Her new book, publishing, and why we write May 15, 2022 Episode artwork WHAT TO READ NOW. Jeremy Anderberg of "Read More Books." May 01, 2022 Episode artwork TYPEWRITER ROMANCE: Richard Polt and the Typewriter Revolution April 15, 2022 Episode artwork THE PULSE OF THE BOOKSELLER: Arlan Hess, City Books, PittsburghApril 01, 2022 Episode artwork TELLING TRUE STORIES: Narrative nonfiction author: Arnie BernsteinMarch 15, 2022 Episode artwork MINDFULNESS IN CREATIVITY AND GOLF: Author and psychotherapist, Martin WellsMarch 01, 2022 Episode artwork HOW TO WRITE A SONG: Mike Errico and his book, Music, Lyrics, and LifeFebruary 15, 2022 Episode artwork WRITER BURNOUT: When the writer needs to take a breakFebruary 01, 2022 Episode artwork RAINBOW MAN: Serialized Novel in AudioJanuary 15, 2022 Episode artwork THE UNFORGETTABLE BOOKS OF 2021: From three members of the Chicago Writers AssociationJanuary 01, 2022 Episode artwork FANTASY FICTION: Bestselling Author Charlie N. HolmbergDecember 15, 2021 Episode artwork SERIALIZING NOVELS ON SUBSTACK: Meet novelist Elle GriffinDecember 01, 2021 Episode artwork THE MODERN MEMOIR: Three writers on telling personal storiesNovember 15, 2021 Episode artwork A BOOKSTORE CHECK IN, Arlan Hess of City Books in PittsburghNovember 01, 2021 Episode artwork THE LITERARY CAFE: Caffe Reggio to Lula Cafe, the lure of a great creative spaceOctober 15, 2021 Episode artwork WRITER SHED STORIES: WRITERS READING THEIR WORK: Volume 3 release: 10-15-21October 01, 2021 Episode artwork PAULO COELHO & THE ALCHEMIST: Author of The Secret of The Alchemist, Colm HollandSeptember 15, 2021 Episode artwork