December 9th, 2018
Poet Coty Poynter talks about his newest collection, "Delirium"
December 2nd, 2018
Author Tim Linehan talks about "Hannah Gould," his newest YA fiction.
Bud Scott Returns
November 30th, 2018
Author Bud Scott talks to Steph and Tony about his new work, "Dead People from the Attic."
Susan Ayres Wimbrow
September 2nd, 2018
Author Susan Ayres Wimbrow joins Steph and Tony to talk about her novel Death Is My Life
Writer's Roundtable with Andrew Heller
August 20th, 2018
Author Andrew Heller joins Steph and Tony to talk about making time to write
August 16th, 2018
Author Jack Freeze joins Steph and Tony to talk about his work in military historical fiction
July 15th, 2018
Poet Nancy Mitchel joins Stephanie and guest host Andrew Heller to talk about her latest collection.
June 25th, 2018
Author Brent Lewis joins Steph and Tony to talk about writing.
Gail Priest II
June 18th, 2018
Author Gail Priest joins Steph and Tony to talk about her new short story collection about Maryland's Eastern Shore.
June 4th, 2018
Sophie Kerr winner and York Poet Laureate Emeritus Christine Lincoln joins Steph and tony to talk about character development.
Jane Brice Briddell
May 26th, 2018
Jane Brice Briddell joins Steph and tony to talk about her manuscript of poetry written in and about Civil Rights-era Washington D.C.
May 6th, 2018
Author Julie Kent joins Steph and Tony to talk about her new novel, NaNoWriMo and how music helps her write.
Dr. Clara Small
April 29th, 2018
Dr. Clara Small joins Steph and Tony to talk about her newest book, Compass Points II, which documents prominant African Americans from the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
April 24th, 2018
Author/illustrator Timothy Young joins Steph and Tony to talk about publishing pop-up books and his transition from model maker to author.
April 16th, 2018
Writer and painter Michael Sprouse joins Steph and Tony to talk about his recent short story's success.
April 9th, 2018
Poet Gerry LaFemina joins Steph and Tony to talk about contemporty poetry and Salisbury Poetry Week.
April 3rd, 2018
Filmmaker Todd DeHart joins Steph and Tony to talk about finding the story in the footage after the fact.
March 27th, 2018
Playwright Andrew Heller joins Steph and guest host Jeff Smith.
Podcasting as a Writing Tool
March 12th, 2018
This week, Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo talk about podcasting as another medium for writers.
March 7th, 2018
Dana Kester-McCabe Joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to talk about documenting artists on Delmarva.
Grace Foxwell Murdock
February 5th, 2018
Grace Foxwell Murdock joins Steph and Tony to talk about her new Children's Book about manners.
January 21st, 2018
Poet Christopher Salerno joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo.
January 15th, 2018
Author Roger McIntire joins Steph and Tony
SWYS Year in Review
January 11th, 2018
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo are joined by Author Jeff Smith to talk about some of the best shows and topics of 2017.
December 25th, 2017
Author Eileen McIntire joins joins Steph and Tony.
December 18th, 2017
Kari Horner joins joins Steph and Tony.
December 11th, 2017
Author Joan Cooper joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to talk about her return to poetry.
December 7th, 2017
Chris Conway joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to discuss his latest work, "Bag Boys"
December 3rd, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo talk about the most recent Delmarva Review and the regional story submission scene generally.
Jeff Smith Writer's Roundtable
November 21st, 2017
Jeff Smith joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to talk about teaching writing to children.
November 6th, 2017
Frank Hopkins joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to talk writing.
Dr. Ben Beck
October 26th, 2017
Dr. Ben Back joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony russo to talk about his latest work
October 15th, 2017
Ghostwriter Laurel Marshfield talks about the business of turning other people's voices into her own.
October 8th, 2017
Mary Pauer joins Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo to talk about writing and publishing.
October 3rd, 2017
Rehoboth Reimagined anthology editor Cindy Hall joins Tony and Stephanie to talk about the collaborative editorial and publishing process.
Dr. Clara L. Small and Teresa M. Neild
August 12th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with co-authors Dr. Clara L. Small and Teresa M. Neild
August 8th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo
August 5th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Kim Kash
July 29th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Ashley Cuffee
July 15th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with poet Cary Kamarat.
July 1st, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Barbara Shamp
June 17th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Kathleen Martens who curated "The Divine Feminine."
Book Lovin' Block Party!
June 3rd, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo have friends interview one another about books and reading.
May 27th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Bud Scott
May 20th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Randy George
May 13th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with songwriter and musician Nate Clendenen
May 6th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Vicky Mullaney
April 29th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with historian and author Tom Ryan.
April 22nd, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author and editor Emily Rich
Michael O'Leary returns
April 15th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with playwright and actor Michael O'Leary
Writers' Roundtable with Jeff Smith
April 8th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo discuss writing with fellow author Jeff Smith
April 1st, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with publisher and author Nancy Sakaduski
March 25th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and guest host Jeffrey Smith speak with poet James Arthur
March 11th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Don Parks
March 4th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Diana McDonough
February 25th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Alyssa Banks
February 20th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Bruce Hanson
January 28th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Barbara Lockhart
January 14th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with author Gail Priest
Award-winning author Bill Peak
January 7th, 2017
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo
A case of the holiday sillies
December 22nd, 2016
This week Stephanie and Tony have a big announcement and an irrepressible case of the giggles. They're excited to announce that "So What's Your Story?" will be available on Delmarva Public Radio Jan. 7
Jeff Smith (Again!)
December 11th, 2016
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo discuss writer's block with fellow author Jeff Smith
Voicing Characters with Jeffery Smith
December 11th, 2016
Jeffrey Smith joins Stephanie and Tony to discuss building characters as well as to break some news about the show during this live podcast recorded 12/9/16 at the Salt Water Media studios
December 4th, 2016
Stephanie Fowler and Tony Russo speak with spoken word poet Ashley Cuffee
December 4th, 2016
Ashley Cuffee is a spoken word poet who is better known in our Berlin, Maryland community as the poet Ash’iz. From open mic nights to sharing stories through poetry, Ashley is focused on creating a movement. In fact, …
November 23rd, 2016
MICHAEL O'LEARY is equal parts actor and playwright. For twenty years, he was the face and voice of Dr. Rick Bauer on the Emmy award winning CBS daytime show, “Guiding Light.” Now Michael is throwing himself into a new …
November 17th, 2016
Karen Hustib Karydes had a twenty-four-year career at the Arlington County, Virginia Department of Libraries where she focused on adult acquisitions …
November 11th, 2016
Ann Hymes studied English Literature at Rollins College and Mills College and then completed her graduate studies at Washington College, earning her …
October 31st, 2016
This week we feature Chris Conway. Although he was born in Connecticut, he grew up in Southern California and graduated from California State Long Beach. Chris spent his career in business, owning and operating several …
October 19th, 2016
Reverend David Briddell is a retired United Methodist minister, historian, genealogist, and author. David was born and raised in Berlin, Maryland and …
October 7th, 2016
Jeff Smith joins Stephanie and Tony to discuss blogging both as an exercise in writing and an exploration of topics outside the scope of one's normal, every day writing. Also, there's goofiness.
September 29th, 2016
Jane Briddell is a children's author who immigrated from England in the late 1960s. Her latest book, "123 Acorn St." is a whimsical look at the relationship between our things and ourselves.
September 23rd, 2016
Bonnie Feldstein, who writes under the name Anna Gill Bonnie was born and raised in N.J. but she mostly is inspired by her experiences living on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Stephanie and Tony
September 8th, 2016
This week Stephanie and Tony discuss the ins and outs of independent publishing. Plus, they announce a contest wherein you can win a haiku or limerick.
August 19th, 2016
TONY RUSSO is a local author, podcaster, and beer guy. On this episode, we reveal our first run at a live podcast (or one that was recorded live ) on August 12th. Tony switched chairs from co-host to guest while Jeffrey …
August 5th, 2016
KIM KASH is a world-traveling freelance writer and author of the locally popular Jamie August novel series. Ocean City and its coastal environs are …
July 28th, 2016
JAMAAD GOULD is a local activist and writer from Salisbury, Maryland who is getting ready to publish his first novel, Uncivil Unity. Jamaad, a 2014 graduate from Bowie State University, hung out with us to talk about …
July 22nd, 2016
BUD SCOTT is a flash fiction magician! He has been writing in the sci-fi, supernatural, and human interest genres for a many years while at the same time practicing the art of the esoteric.
July 14th, 2016
BRYAN RUSSO is modern day Renaissance man - equal parts writer, musician, documentary filmmaker, and creative producer. He has won multiple awards …
July 7th, 2016
Andy Nunez is a local historian and chronicler of weird, unknown, and spooky tales. A Delmarva native, he is an avid treasure hunter and a fan of the …
June 30th, 2016
DENISE CLEMONS is a food author from Lewes, Delaware. Her new book, “A Culinary History of Southern Delaware” (History Press, 2016) is coming out in …
June 2nd, 2016
ANN FOLEY of Dogwood Ridge Books and author of several local history books hung out with us to discuss the days of old on Elliott’s Island. Ann’s …
May 26th, 2016
COTY POYNTER is an indie poet from Baltimore, Maryland. Coty takes the honor of being our first poet AND our first guest to come from a long distance to sit down with us.
May 19th, 2016
JOSH DAVIS, reporter and editor with the Ocean City Today, hung out with us last week to discuss journalism, fiction, and balancing the two. Josh is from Berlin, Maryland, and has three published works, the last two …
May 12th, 2016
Frank E. Hopkins is an indie author with three works of fiction under his belt. In this podcast, we discuss Baby Boomer themes, details upon details, and abandoned homes.
April 29th, 2016
Melissa Reddish is a fiction short-story writer who was recently published by Tailwinds Press. Melissa, a graduate of Washington College, received …
April 22nd, 2016
Carol K. Psaros has published two historical fiction books that focus on the ecology, culture, and people of Delaware. Carol talked with us about her …
Dr. Benjamin Beck
April 14th, 2016
Dr. Benjamin Beck, a Smithsonian Institution Scientist Emeritus, is a fiction and science writer who recently published his second novel, Ape. Ben visited the podcast to explore the science behind his novels and how he …
April 7th, 2016
Jeffrey sat down with us to tell the story of the Mesabi Iron Range in Minnesota and its lasting place in American history.
Kelly Hughes Roberts
March 31st, 2016
Kelly Hughes Roberts is a Delmarva cooking and fitness icon who is also passionate about writing. In this podcast, Kelly talked with us about her great passions - food, fitness, kids, and writing.
March 24th, 2016
Don Singleton talks about his two short story collections and "telling it like it is."
March 17th, 2016
Barbara Lockhart talks about her writing.
March 10th, 2016
Joan Cooper discusses her fiction series.
March 3rd, 2016
Andrew Heller discusses his Young Adult Series "Samuel Smythe."
February 21st, 2016
Clara Small shares the development of her most recent book, "Compass Points."