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The Writers Hour Creative Conversations with Janine Bolon

The Writers Hour Creative Conversations with Janine Bolon


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The Writers Hour Creative Conversations with Janine Bolon




Janine Bolon - Creating Your Writing Habit

Janine Bolon shares her personal experience and insights on establishing writing habits that get results. Website:


Dennis Pitocco --CEO of 360° Nation

DENNIS is Founder & CEO & Reimaginator of 360° Nation, encompassing a wide range of multimedia enterprises, including BizCatalyst 360° —an award-winning global media digest; 360° Nation Studios —dedicated to reaching across the world in an effort to capture, produce, and deliver positive, uplifting messages via game-changing productions such as HopeFest 360°, and; GoodWorks 360° —a pro-bono consulting foundation focused entirely on providing mission-critical advisory services to nonprofits...


Tom Perrone -- Building and Protecting Your Business Worth

Tom Perrone is the founder of New England Consulting Group of Guilford as well as the Business and Personal Benefit Planning Group. Tom started in the financial planning business in 1970 and has developed ongoing planning strategies to help his clients hold on to their wealth, avoid financial landmines, and lower their taxes. The "One Page Solution" is designed to help business owners eliminate the ’The What Ifs'' in their business and personal life, and to develop their “Business...


Chris Riedel -- Author "Blood Money"

Chris Riedel has spent the past 40 years in the healthcare industry, and more recently, as one of the leading healthcare fraud fighters. For the past decade, Mr. Riedel has concentrated his efforts on fraud fighting against medical labs that are defrauding American taxpayers and the medical industry — this is the subject of his book, Blood Money. Website:


Josephine Mariposa -- Author of "Anything Is Possible"

Josephine Mariposa is an author, differently-able activist, life-after-trauma coach and mother of four. Her life changed forever after a traumatic spine injury and her inspirational book, 'Anything is Possible' has debuted on several Amazon top 100 bestseller lists. Website:


Helen Starbuck -- Mystery Writer

Colorado native, OR nurse, and author of the award-winning Annie Collins Mystery series, Helen Starbuck lives in Arvada, Colorado. She loves books involving strong women and interesting men. She writes her mysteries from the perspective of Annie Collins an OR nurse and draws from her love of romantic suspense to write her standalone novels.


Dr. Nancy Zare -- Sales Psychologist

Dr. Nancy Zare, owner of Rapport Builderz and creator of the AlikeAbility™ System, is a sales psychologist who helps her clients get into the minds of their prospects. She holds a masters and doctorate in social work and is certified in sales training and accelerated learning.


Chrysta Bairre --Author and Career Coach

Chrysta Bairre is a career coach and speaker helping women create balance, advocate for themselves, and find happiness in work and life. She is the founder and CEO of She Goes High, an introvert-focused women's leadership organization based in northern Colorado.


Janine Bolon - 5 Steps to Writing

In this episode, Janine explains the process she experienced in becoming a professional writer. She also spell out the 5 essential steps to developing your writing skills from brainstorming to publication. This is powerful information for budding and seasoned writers alike.


Janine Bolon - Write Your Book In a Year

Writing a book can be daunting but Janine breaks down the process into easily manageable steps. If you've been thinking about writing a book, these are the steps to get you started and keep you moving throughout the next year.


Zoilita Grant - The Secret Life of Dreams

Author, life coach and hypnotist Zoilita Grant uses her first-hand experience with the mind to illustrate easy-to-remember techniques creating lives with less stress and more meaning. In this episode she talks about her book "The Secret Life of Dreams."


Cheri Merz - Author, Coach & Course Creator

Cheri Merz’s goal is to help anyone who wants their message to land with impact not only to achieve their desire, but to do so profitably. A twenty-year serial entrepreneur, Cheri Merz returned to her dream of a writing career after retirement. Today, with more than thirty self-published novels and one memoir behind her, Cheri’s mission is to help other writers fulfill their dreams of a successful writing career. Cheri teaches how to get down to the business of writing and profitable...


Susan von Seggern - Public Relations Consultant

Janine welcomes Susan von Seggern, one of the most well known and well liked publicists in Los Angeles. Susan's work as a major label publicist, CEO of a boutique PR agency, time spent in political PR, her globe-trotting exploits in corporate PR, and her return to consulting for events, corporate, cause, and cultural clients have exposed countless journalists and tastemakers to Susan’s honest, positive and tenacious PR style. Her website:


Darren Roebuck - Voice Actor

Janine visits with award-winning voiceover artist Darren Roebuck whose background in music and acting led him to build his own studio where he brings words to life.


Vibha Sharma "Turn Within: Reconnect with your inner peace and well-being" Author Interview

Vibha Sharma is an author and the founder of She is a vice president for the Women's Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. She is a Global Goodwill Ambassador at the Global Goodwill Ambassadors. She is also a Global Peace Ambassador. Silicon Valley's, Women Warriors Lean and Circle Leader, and San Francisco's chapter chairperson for mindfulness. Be sure to check out her book 'Turn within: Reconnect with your inner peace and well-being.' It focuses on the importance of...


Shawn Denevan - The Lowdown on Becoming a Podcaster

Shawn Denevan is a long time radio veteran, voiceover artist, producer, podcaster and radio instructor at Dixie State University in St. George, Utah. He has played a key role in helping Janine launch 4 different podcasts and has plenty of useful information for anyone considering doing a podcast of their own. He can be reached at: Or at A Podcast Studio on Facebook


Kristen Judd -Author of Own Your Future

Kristen enjoys giving people the opportunity to leave their financial strife behind and move forward with a plan they can believe in and can grow with. She is a dynamic and sought after speaker for educational workshops and seminars. She is the host of Wine, Women and Wealth in the Westminster, CO area and has been giving back to that community for many years now. Through her journey to build her business she has found a love of GOALS. She has studied for many years and has struggled with...


Stephen Oliver "Unleash Your Dreams - Going Beyond Goal Setting"/Author Interview

Stephen is an ex-software engineer who spent many years of his life programming computers to make people's lives better. At the same time, he also learned about NLP and other self-help techniques, which he uses in his own life. He believes that people can reprogram their minds and brains in such a way that they can improve their lives in any way they wish.


Andre Gress Screenwriter and Novelist

Andre has been writing for the last seven years. Everything from screenplays to novels. He can be seen on film sets as a writer, background actor and as a Production Assistant. His first works, Jacque: Saddleton’s Secret, was written under a pen name. A.G. Flitcher. Now, having a fresh start to his writing career he is currently working on the third installment of his Boone and Jacque series.


Ted Prodromou Linked In Coach

Ted Prodromou survived the dot com crash which wiped out his successful twenty-year tech career. He also survived the financial collapse of 2008 which turned his business upside down. He has a few scars but I'm a better man because of the challenges. Ted decided to start his first business in 1999 because he loves the freedom it provides. Owning your own business is no picnic but it sure beats working for someone else and being trapped in the Dilbert cube. There's nothing better than hearing...