Dreams, Bigfoot and Hot You-Know-What, with Laura Marie Altom

Host Patricia McLinn talks with Laura Marie Altom about Laura Marie’s dreams, characters and an encounter with Bigfoot that left her afraid of the dark. Laura Marie writes about men for every mood, and she and Patricia discuss Laura Marie’s spontaneous...

Absolutely Go for It, with Laura Resnick

Host Patricia McLinn talks with Laura Resnick about creating worlds, developing characters, and how Casablanca should have ended. Patricia and Laura discuss Laura’s diverse writing career — from nonfiction to urban fantasy to short stories and memoir...

We See the World Differently, with Barbara McMahon

Today, Patricia McLinn talks with Barbara McMahon, author of 87 romance novels and counting. Patricia and Barbara discuss sources of inspiration for writers, the dedication and consistency required to write so prolifically, and the “scathingly brilliant”...

Situations and Suspense, with Patricia Lewin

Patricia Lewin writes contemporary suspense and romance novels. She’s published 11 novels and is currently writing Out of the Woods about her favorite character, Erin Baker. In this discussion with host Patricia McLinn, Pat shares her love of storytelling, her...

The Characters in Our Heads, with Judith Arnold

Acclaimed author Judith Arnold has published over 100 books spanning the romance and mystery genres. In this wide-ranging discussion, Patricia and Judith discuss how Judith creates her stories, conducts research for her books, and approaches the writing process....