Audio Files

Sheila’s Audio Files

In Conversation with Midge Raymond

Sheila talks with author and publisher Midge Raymond about her fiction, non-fiction and Ashland Creek Press.


In Conversation with Adrianne Harun

Sheila talks with Adrienne Harun about her award winning novel, A Man Came Out of a Door in the Mountain, and her career as a fiction writer and instructor in the Rainier Writer’s Workshop.


In Conversation with Andrea Hurst

Sheila talks with agent and novelist Andrea Hurst about the new aspects of agenting, publishing and writing.


In Conversation with John Pierce

Sheila talks with John Pierce, technical editor for companies such as Microsoft as well as editor of poetry for Copper Canyon and Floating Bridge Press.


In Conversation with Judith Skillman

Sheila talks with poet Judith Skillman about her new books of both poetry and lessons for poets.


In Conversation with Patty Cogen

Sheila talks with Patty Cogen, author of nonfiction for parents of internationally adopted children, as well as poet and essayist.


In Conversation with Sue William Silverman

Sheila talks with award-winning memoirist Sue William Silverman about her career in writing and teaching and her newest memoir, The Pat Boone Fan Club.


In Conversation with Terry Persun

Sheila talks about writing and publishing with Terry Persun, author of over a dozen books of fiction and poetry.


In Conversation with Christi Killien Glover

Sheila speaks with writer Christi Killien Glover talking about her blog and novella.


In Conversation with Dennis Must

Sheila speaks with Dennis Must about his long writing career from plays to the novel The World’s Smallest Bible.


In Conversation with Susan Rich

Sheila speaks with poet Susan Rich about her collection Cloud Pharmacy and teaching poetry.


In Conversation with Carolyn Kortge

Sheila speaks with journalist Carolyn Kortge about her nonfiction work, The Spirited Walker: Fitness Walking for Clarity, Balance, and Spiritual Connection.


In Conversation with Tina Tessina

Sheila speaks with Tina Tessina, who as a psychotherapist and author of 13 books, works and writes about couples and romance.


In Conversation with David Reich

Sheila speaks with writer David Reich about his memoir in progress.


In Conversation with Glenn Fleishman

Sheila speaks with journalist and online publisher Glenn Fleishman.


In Conversation with Gayle Kaune

Sheila speaks with poet Gayle Kaune.


In Conversation with Pam Houston

Sheila speaks with fiction writer Pam Houston about her book Contents May Have Shifted, the Port Townsend, WA 2013 Community Read.


In Conversation with Barbara Sjoholm

Sheila talks with Barbara Sjoholm about her work as a novelist, translator, and creative nonfiction writer.


In Conversation with Barbara Stahura

Sheila talks with Barbara Stahura about her work as a novelist, translator, and creative nonfiction writer.


In Conversation with Ellie Matthews & Carl Youngman

Sheila talks with author and poet Ellie Matthews and her husband Carl Youngman about their work with the Madrona Writers and how prompts faciliate writing.


In Conversation with Judith Kitchen & Stan Rubin

Sheila talks with the heads of  The Rainier Writers’ Workshop about low-residency MFA programs.


In Conversation with Cheryl Merrill

Sheila talks with Cheryl Merrill about the writings in her memoir-in-progress about several trips to Africa to walk with elephants.


In Conversation with Stephanie Tivona Reith

Sheila talks with chaplain Stephanie Tivona Reith about writing contemporary psalms.


In Conversation with David Speck

Sheila talks with David Speck, co-founder of the Jewel Theater, and two poet guests about presenting poems to audiences.


In Conversation with Mara Lathrop

Sheila talks with playwright Mara Lathrop about her writing and her career.


In Conversation with Susan Wingate

Sheila talks with fiction writer Susan Wingate about writing and promoting one’s work.


In Conversation with Jordan Hartt

Sheila speaks with Centrum Foundation’s Port Townsend Writers’ Conference program manager Jordan Hartt about his writing and project of the heart Writing Across Borders.


In Conversation with Ruth Folit

Sheila talks with Ruth Folit, creator of LifeJournal software (which includes an add on for writers) and founder of the International Association for Journal Writing.