Dogs Are Smarter Than People: Writing Life, Marriage and Motivation

--- Carrie Jones and Shaun Farrar ---

Join an internationally bestselling children's book author and her down-home husband and their dogs as they try to live a happy, better life by being happier, better people . You can use those skills in writing and vice versa. But we’re not perfect, just like our podcast. We’re cool with that.

Brought to you by Carrie Jones and Shaun Farrar of Dogs Are Smarter Than People: Writing Life, Marriage and Motivation

Latest Episodes…

  1. BE BRAVE FRIDAY - CARRYING THE BABY DESPITE HEALTH ISSUES

    On BE BRAVE FRIDAYS, we share other people’s stories (unedited) and sometimes our own to build a community of bravery and inspiration. Please let us know if you want to share your story with us and we’ll read it here and post it on our social media and website. We don’t edit ...

    08/13/2021

  2. We are TOO Angry to Podcast Plus So Many Ways to Plot Your Story

    I (Carrie) was at a conference one time and hanging out with a bunch of celebrity young adult authors. One author said he wrote everything down in an outline form first. Another author said that she wrote expressly to the Save the Cat beatsheet. And I said, “I just kind of write.” They ...

    08/10/2021

  3. BE BRAVE FRIDAY PUBLIC SPEAKING AND UNEVEN SURFACES

    On BE BRAVE FRIDAYS, we share other people’s stories (unedited) and sometimes our own to build a community of bravery and inspiration. Please let us know if you want to share your story with us and we’ll read it here and post it on our social media and website. We don’t edit ...

    08/07/2021

  4. There Is Nothing Better than a Sexy Setting

    Lately, Carrie has been talking to a lot of writers that she coaches and edits about settings. That’s because a lot of writers are blowing them off. So, she’ll read a lot of passages like this: “Hey,” I sit at my desk, “you coming over later?”“Yep,” Shaun says.“Cool.”“I thought maybe we ...

    08/03/2021

  5. Life is About More Than How To and How To Be.

    On BE BRAVE FRIDAYS, we share other people’s stories (unedited) to build a community of bravery and inspiration. Please let us know if you want to share your story with us and we’ll read it here and post it on our social media and website. We don’t edit these because we want ...

    07/30/2021