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Episodes

Jan. 18, 2022

Crime Writers of Color Kellye Garrett

In this episode, I speak with author Kellye Garrett about her novel Hollywood Homicide. We talk about her inspiration for the nov…

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Nov. 9, 2021

The Introverted Leader

Audra Russell speaks with author and leader Terrance Lee. Terrance Lee, AKA The Introvert Leader had always avoided taking on lea…

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Oct. 29, 2021

Recentering Black Horror: A Panel Discussion

Audra Russell speaks with horror authors Sylvester Barzey, Michelle Lane & Steven Van Patten. There's a misconception that Bla…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Viral Lives with Felix Dimaro

Felix Dimaro and I sneak in between the pages of his novella, Viral Lives, and talk about his character Simon, who has no moral c…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Blacktober Reads: Stitches with Sylvester Barzey

Audra Russell chats with author Sylvester Barzey. Sylvester Barzey is a best-selling horror and fantasy author who grew up in Bro…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Mystery, Suspense & Thrills with Author Brenda L. Thomas

Brenda and I get deep between the pages of her mystery and suspense novel, Heartless, and talk about her road from self-published…

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Sept. 19, 2021

The Middle Passage of Faith with Liela Fuller

Audra Russell speaks with author Liela Fuller. Liela Marie Fuller is an Author, Speaker, Blogger, and Entrepreneur. Liela is a tr…

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Sept. 13, 2021

A Way of Escape with Jacqueline Stewart

Audra Russell speaks with author Jacqueline Stewart. Author Jacqueline Stewart resides in the state of Louisiana. She’s a militar…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Order of the Seers with Cerece Rennie Murphy

Audra Russell speaks with author Cerece Rennie Murphy. National bestselling and award-winning author Cerece Rennie Murphy has pub…

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Aug. 31, 2021

The Writer's Atelier Project with Racquel Henry

Audra Russell speaks with horror author and Writer's Atelier owner Racquel Henry. Racquel Henry is a Trinidadian writer, editor, …

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Aug. 23, 2021

Lessons in Love with Darbrielle Thomas

Audra Russell speaks with author Darbrielle Thomas. Darbrielle is a Black Queer author hailing from Long Beach, California. "The …

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Aug. 17, 2021

The Anatomy of a Corporate Lynching with Charles Ford

Audra Russell speaks with author and entrepreneur Charles Ford. Charles Ford is an author who wrote about his experience as an em…

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Aug. 17, 2021

Sword Nation Saga with Author A.J. Ross

Audra Russell speaks with author A.J. Ross. A.J. Ross is a Detroit-born and bred English teacher turned author. Writing since chi…

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Aug. 3, 2021

The Scion's Descent

Audra Russell speaks with author Samone Johnson. California native Samone Johnson is a self-published storyteller, real estate in…

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Aug. 3, 2021

everyman with M Shelly Conner

Audra Russell chats with author M Shelly Conner. Chicago native M Shelly Conner spent her summers bouncing between her grandmothe…

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July 27, 2021

Dating After Marriage with Queen Aishah & Eboni Caldwell

Audra Russell speaks with horror authors Queen Aishah and Eboni Caldwell. Hailing from Newar, New Jersey, Queen Aishah is a comed…

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July 20, 2021

Transforming Habits with Carlos Patterson

Audra Russell talks with author Carlos Patterson. Carlos Patterson is a North Carolina-born, Brooklyn-raised author, father, endu…

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July 13, 2021

A Sitting in St. James with Rita Williams-Garcia

Audra Russell chats with author Rita Williams-Garcia. Rita Williams-Garcia's Newbery Honor Book, One Crazy Summer, was a winner o…

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June 15, 2021

Intimately Speaking with Ludy Wooten

Audra Russell speaks with author and poet Ludy Wooten. Ludy Wooten is a creative thinker and writer. Her passion for writing bega…

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June 14, 2021

The Goodman Chronicles

Audra Russell speaks with horror author Yanatha Desouvre. Desouvre is a modern-day renaissance man, full-time faculty member of E…

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June 14, 2021

Sister Chat with Chyrel Jackson & Lyris Wallace

Audra Russell chats with authors and poets Chyrel Jackson and Lyris Wallace. Chyrel J. Jackson and Lyris D. Wallace are avid love…

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June 8, 2021

Shades of Me with Katchouscia Apollon

Audra Russell speaks with author and poet Katchouscia Apollon. Katchouscia was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. During her birth …

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June 8, 2021

Telling Her Story with Crystal Ann Mitchell

Audra Russell speaks with author Crystal Ann Mitchell. With her love of helping people, Crystal Ann Mitchell works as a nurse aid…

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May 26, 2021

Floetry with Author & Poet Nubia the Doorway

Audra Russell chats with author and poet Nubia the Doorway. Nubia's life work revolves around the hands-on study and application …

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