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. Make Your Books Like Wedgies and Commitment is Not a Dirty Word or Is It?

    Seriously. The best books are like wedgies. You can’t ignore them. They get right up inside you and into places they aren’t supposed to go. And sometimes it’s hard to get them out. This week Carrie talked to ...

    2020-11-17

  2. Is Passion a Bad Choice? A Job A Career or a Calling

    This week during the blitz of U.S. election news, there was an article gaining some traction called “Seven Life Lessons Everyone Should Learn Sooner Rather Than Later” by Nicholas Cole who Carrie wants to call Nicholas Cage because she is old like that. ...

    2020-11-10

  3. FOOTBALL, HOCKEY, YOUNG ADULT LIT AN UPSTATE NEW YORKER IN DETROIT - BONUS INTERVIEW WITH KIM SHOWALTER

    This week's bonus podcast features the amazing Kim Showalter, a native upstate New Yorker who moved to Detroit. It's a homage to moms, books, football, hockey, and the Bills. I hope you'll give Kim some love and have a listen! ...

    2020-11-05

  4. Facing the Facts About Wedgies, Soccer Coaches, and Elections

    Once, one of our kiddos had two soccer coaches. And one time at the game, her jv coach yelled at her. She cried the entire way home. She refused to cry on the bench because she's stoic like that. Carrie talked to ...

    2020-11-03

  5. Show Us Don't Tell Us, Baby.

    So in writing one of the biggest tips that you start hearing starts in around third grade and it's "SHOW DON'T TELL."   And it's sound writing advice, but it's pretty sound life advice, too.   How many of us have heard the words, ...

    2020-10-27