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. Dear Bully, You Are Ruining Things Because We Are Awesome And You Are Not

    So about nine years ago, DEAR BULLY, the anthology of authors telling their stories of being bullied, or standing by, or being bullies was released. Carrie was the co-editor for this anthology. And I am so proud of all the authors in there.  ...


  2. Why You Gotta Hate Like That Bad Guys In Writing and Life

    This week we're revisiting the idea of bad guys in our lives and in our writing because lots of us actually have bad people in our writing and our lives. These antagonists run the gamut from people who make us scream at their Facebook posts of Fakeness to ...


  3. Flour Tattoos and Hyperbole is the Biggest Danger in the World (That's Hyperbole right there)

    So, this woman, Aileen Weintraub on the Huffington Post, has an article that’s headline is, “I’m a Grown Woman and I Still Sleep with a Stuffed Animal.” “George is my deep, dark secret, and I’m sharing our story now in the time of COVID-19 ...


  4. Five Writing Quotes To Make You Feel Better About Things

    Carrie is a bit burnt out this week so we decided to take a fast look at the advice and quotes that writers give to each other. Quote #1 “The road to hell is paved with adverbs.”—Stephen King ...


  5. Marriage is Gross and Just Say Yes!

    Carrie has talked about this in her blog before, but we decided that it’s time to talk about it in the podcast thanks to an inspiring presentation writer Sami Main made for the Writing Barn last week. It’s about one of the basic tenents ...