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Welcome to Read It With Whiskey, an interview podcast highlighting self-published authors. The purpose behind this podcast is to help authors grow their audience, while also introducing readers to their new favorite author. This podcast is raw and unedited, and includes exclusive information from the authors about their books; including behind the scenes character, plot line, and setting inspiration stories. Let's get to know the person behind the page. Sit back, sip some whiskey, and lean in to these self-published authors!

Welcome to Read It With Whiskey, an interview podcast highlighting self-published authors. The purpose behind this podcast is to help authors grow their audience, while also introducing readers to their new favorite author. This podcast is raw and unedited, and includes exclusive information from the authors about their books; including behind the scenes character, plot line, and setting inspiration stories. Let's get to know the person behind the page. Sit back, sip some whiskey, and lean in to these self-published authors!

Location:

United States

Description:

Welcome to Read It With Whiskey, an interview podcast highlighting self-published authors. The purpose behind this podcast is to help authors grow their audience, while also introducing readers to their new favorite author. This podcast is raw and unedited, and includes exclusive information from the authors about their books; including behind the scenes character, plot line, and setting inspiration stories. Let's get to know the person behind the page. Sit back, sip some whiskey, and lean in to these self-published authors!

Language:

English

Contact:

7276564961


Episodes

RIWW S2E1: Jack Casey, The Royal Green

7/20/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! Welcome to Season 2 of the podcast! To kick off this season, we are speaking with Jack Casey, the author of The Royal Green. In this interview, Jack and I discuss the characters and world-building put into this story. We also touch on how Jack's own personal growth developed the deeper meaning within the book. Some extra content about how this book relates to our current world situation (cough, cough, Covid, cough) was...

Duration:00:31:52

RIWW S2B1: Season 2 Trailer & LJL Update

7/13/2021
Welcome to Season 2 of the Read It With Whiskey podcast! The episode will walk you through the changes coming in season two and a great author update from yours truly! I am well into Oscillation Rising - listen in to learn how you can snag the first chapter for FREE! Host, Laura Juntunen, Resources & Works: Become a SponsorSubscribe to the NewsletterTRANSIENT PULSEBianca Bordianu@LauraJayLive @ReadItWithWhiskeyHappiless ChokelistAdditional Information Discussed: COFFEE OVER CARDIO...

Duration:00:10:13

RIWW Season 2 Trailer

7/13/2021
Welcome to Season 2 of the Read It With Whiskey podcast! Listen to the trailer to hear what you can expect coming up this season! Host, Laura Juntunen, Resources & Works: Become a SponsorSubscribe to the NewsletterTRANSIENT PULSEBianca Bordianu@LauraJayLive @ReadItWithWhiskeyHappiless ChokelistAdditional Information Discussed: COFFEE OVER CARDIO Affiliate Link: HERE Use Code 10LauraJayLive for a discount! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/readitwithwhiskey)

Duration:00:00:58

RIWW S1E26: Nova McBee, Calculated

7/6/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with Nova McBee, the author of Calculated, soon to be made into film! In this interview, Nova and I discuss the obvious: HER BOOK IS BEING MADE INTO A MOVIE! But we also discuss the depth of the story and Why it is so impactful. Listen in a learn how to win a copy of her book! Here is how to contact Nova and learn more about her books and projects: @nova_mcbee...

Duration:00:30:50

RIWW S1E25: William R. Hincy, Without Expiration

6/29/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with William R. Hincy! Bill's anthology of short stories is satiric, intrusive, and makes you think! In this interview, Bill and I discuss his anthology, as well as the other works that he has published, both traditionally and through self-publishing. Bill is what is known as a "hybrid" author, publishing with and without traditional publication companies at his side. Listen in a learn how to...

Duration:00:36:15

RIWW S1E24: K.A. Masson, Alter Ego

6/22/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with K.A. Masson! Kat's debut noir thriller, Alter Ego, is the perfect sit-in crime fiction to read! In this interview, Kat and I discuss her book, her writing style, and so much more! Alter Ego is only the first of many crime fiction novels to come. Kat shares with us her motivation behind writing and how her graphic design career helped in creating her book cover! Here is how to contact Kat...

Duration:00:37:39

RIWW S1E23: Dan Petrosini, Cory's Dilemma

6/15/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with Dan Petrosini! Dan is the author of over 20 suspense, mystery, and thriller genre books and is the most published author featured on RIWW thus far! In this interview, Dan and I discuss his book Cory's Dilemma, as well as dive into some of his other series books. We talk about characters and potential new series that may arise from this one. Along with talking books, we chat a bit about being...

Duration:00:39:59

RIWW S1E22: C.S. Wachter, The Sorcerer's Bane

6/8/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with C.S. Wachter! Chris is the author of multiple Christian fantasy genre series and has a long history in the writing community. In this interview, Chris and I discuss the world-building of her series, our character favorites, and story inspiration. We also touch on the religious components of the book series and how writing in this genre is important to Chris. Here is how to contact Chris and...

Duration:00:35:06

RIWW S1E21: Laura Juntunen, Transient Pulse

6/1/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we will hear MY interview with Ruthenna Porterfield on her podcast, Liberated Conversations with Ruthenna. In our chat, we discuss my book, Transient Pulse, as well as dive into the life of a self-published author! I hope to have Ruthenna on THIS podcast for an interview, so that we can talk about her upcoming book, Liberated From the Hill, a memoir publishing in the fall of 2021! Here is how to contact...

Duration:00:41:13

RIWW S1E20: Emmie Hamilton, Chosen to Fall

5/25/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we chat with Emmie Hamilton! Emmie's debut novel, Chosen to Fall, just came out LAST WEEK! In this interview, Emmie and I discuss the Chosen to Fall characters, setting and world-building, and we have a few laughs along the way! Here is how to contact Emmie and learn more about her books and projects: @authoremmiehamiltonwww.emmiehamilton.comChosen to FallHost, Laura Juntunen, Resources &...

Duration:00:39:03

RIWW S1E19: Stormi Lewis, The Key

5/18/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, Stormi Lewis joins us! Stormi is the author of The Sophie Lee Trilogy and we dive into book 1: The Key. In our interview, Stormi and I discuss the real-life inspirations for her characters, the intricate dream-realm that the main character dives into, and the process of writing her books. Here is how to contact Stormi and learn more about her books and...

Duration:00:45:13

RIWW S1E18: Jenny Bunting, Hustle

5/11/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, Jenny Bunting joins us! Jenny is the author of the Here In Lillyvale series and we dive into book 2: Hustle. In our interview, Jenny and I discuss the inspiration for her four-book series, an upcoming series of novellas she is working on, and so much more! Jenny is me in 10 years...TO THE DAY! And I am so honored to have her "here" with us! Here is how to contact Jenny and learn more about her books and...

Duration:00:39:37

RIWW S1E17: Scott Dixon, Kid Vega and the Sorcerer of Mali

5/4/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we meet Scott Dixon, a young adult author of Kid Vega and the Sorcerer of Mali. In our interview, Scott and I speak about so many important factors when it comes to young readers and continuously making sure they are inspired to read as they grow up. Specifically, Scott hopes to reach the African American middle-grade boy with his stories of sci-fi, fantasy, and strong role-model attributes. Kid Vega is...

Duration:00:50:58

RIWW S1E16: Natalie Nascenzi, The Aftermath of Unrest

4/27/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have our second poet on the podcast: Natalie Nascenzi, author of Out of Chaos and The Aftermath of Unrest. In our interview, Natalie and I had a great time talking about her book, The Aftermath of Unrest, which is a poetry/memoir. We also discuss lockdown and how it affected New York City, along with the crazy circumstances that bring people together. Here is how to contact Natalie and learn more...

Duration:00:44:28

RIWW S1E15: Sarah Skye, Sips and Strokes

4/20/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we will hear our first interview with TWO authors: Sarah Smith and Skye McDonald. Skye made an appearance on the Read It With Whiskey podcast back in March in episode number 8 - go check it out! In our interview, Sarah, Skye, and I talk all about their joint venture, Sips and Strokes! We will touch on the spicy scenes, the character stories, and all about how they were able to write the book...

Duration:00:35:51

RIWW S1E14: Dawn C. Jonckowski, The Weight of Stars and Suns

4/13/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have an interview with Dawn C. Jonckowski, the author of The Weight of Stars and Suns. We will chat about book 1: TWOSAS, as well as discuss a little about book 2: The Ashes of Hope and Hunger and whew, it's a good one! Here is how to contact Dawn and find her books: @dawn_xtinewww.dawncjonckowski.weebly.com@DawnCJonckowskiHERE HEREAdditional Resources: https://amzn.to/3t2yyE9@LauraJayLive...

Duration:00:42:50

RIWW S1E13: Trinity Lemm, Forever Burn

4/6/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have an interview with Trinity Lemm, the author of the Forever series. We will chat about book 1: Forever Burn, as well as discuss a little about book 2: Forever Frozen and tell you where you can pre-order her book! Here is how to contact Trinity and find her books: @trinitylemmauthorwww.trinitylemm.comHERE HEREAdditional Resources: https://amzn.to/3b2wntN@LauraJayLive...

Duration:00:25:11

RIWW S1E12: Sagan Morrow, Her Bad Idea

3/30/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have an interview with Sagan Morrow. Today we are going to be talking about her book series, Polyamorous Passions. I read the seventh book in the series, Her Bad Idea, and I love that these books can be read out of order! We will dive into how to read the series, what prompted Sagan to write these books, and upcoming projects to watch out for. Here is how to contact Sagan and find her...

Duration:00:35:13

RIWW S1E11: Matthew R. Budd, The Day I Fell Through The Earth

3/23/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have an interview with Matthew R. Budd. Today we are going to be talking about his East of Ordinary series, specifically, The Day I Fell Through The Earth. We will also touch base on book two in the series, The Day I Exploded, and future projects he has brewing. Here is how to contact Matt and find his books: @matthewrbuddwww.matthewrbudd.comHEREAdditional...

Duration:00:32:59

RIWW S1E10: Holly Tarry, Power Boundaries

3/16/2021
Thank you so much for tuning in with the Read It With Whiskey podcast! In this episode, we have an interview with Bravery Coach, Holly Tarry. Today we are going to be talking about Holly's non-fiction book, Power Boundaries, the book to help you "own your energy and ditch toxic relationships." Here is how to contact Holly and find her book: @hollytarryauthorwww.hollytarry.comHEREDon't forget about Shana Caldwell's book release: Buy Enchantment of Darkness: HERE Additional...

Duration:00:39:41