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Spoonie Authors Podcast

24 EpisodesProduced by Dianna GunnWebsite

The Spoonie Authors Podcast explores the life and stories of a different disabled, chronically ill, neurodivergent, hard of hearing, or mentally ill author each week. This podcast is brought to you by the Spoonie Authors Network, a collective dedicated to publishing and sharing the experiences of di… read more

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Exploring Queerness, Trauma and Disability through Fiction with Mato J Steger

November 20th, 2020

30:25

Mato J. Steger discusses their novel, Nebula Scars, and the power of exploring trauma through fiction in this week's interview. Visit them at …

The Grief of a New Disability and More with Meredith O'Brien

November 6th, 2020

30:05

This week, multi-published author Meredith O'Brien joins us to discuss Uncomfortably Numb, a memoir about the life-altering diagnosis of multiple …

Managing Mental Health, Writing, and More with Nicole Zelniker

October 23rd, 2020

22:33

This week's interview is with multi-genre author Nicole Zelniker! Find out more about her at https://www.nicolezelniker.com  

The Spoonie Authors …

The Many Layers of Mourning with Kaki Olsen

October 9th, 2020

26:23

This week's interview is with multi-genre author Kaki Olsen. Find out more about her at http://kakiolsencreative.com/  

The Spoonie Authors Podcast …

Exploring the Artificial Divide with Robert Kingett

September 18th, 2020

20:16

This week's interview is with author, journalist, and anthology editor Robert Kingett.

Robert Kingett is a totally blind  author that writes essays …

Queerness, Explosions, and Cats with Alex Harrow

September 4th, 2020

40:35

Season two of the Spoonie Authors Podcast kicks off with an interview of Alex Harrow, author of Empire of Light! Find out more about them at alexharrow.com!  

The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors …

Wild Canines and Learning Disabilities with Forest Wells

July 3rd, 2020

24:47

This week's interview is with Forest Wells, author of Luna: The Lone Wolf.

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors …

Esotericism and Writing with Austin Case

June 19th, 2020

25:52

Today's interview is with Austin Case, author of Wild, Dark Times.

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a …

Terrible Tropes and More with Talia C Johnson

June 12th, 2020

34:55

This week's interview is with editor and author Talia C Johnson.

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a …

Disability in YA and Children's Literature with Karol Ruth Silverstein

May 29th, 2020

30:40

Today's interview is with YA and children's literature author, Karol Ruth Silverstein!

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie …

Vampires and Microfiction with Patricia Lynne

May 22nd, 2020

36:22

This week's interview is with YA paranormal author Patricia Lynne!  

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a …

Dissociative Identity Disorder and Balancing Projects with Nathan Caro Frechette

May 8th, 2020

32:25

This week's interview is with Nathan Caro Frechette, multi-genre author and co-owner of Renaissance Press.  

Thanks for listening to this week’s …

Public Speaking with Anxiety and More with Dylan Madeley

May 1st, 2020

26:17

This week's interview is with fantasy author Dylan Madeley, who celebrates his release, Alathea: Goddess and Empress TODAY!   

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie …

Writing Characters Who Are Different From You with Laitie Montai

April 24th, 2020

23:22

This week's interview is with fantasy author Laitie Montai!

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a community …

Disability in YA with Kati Gardner

April 17th, 2020

29:29

This week's interview is with YA contemporary author Kati Gardner!

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a …

Coping with a New Disability with Rue Sparks

April 3rd, 2020

26:42

This week's episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast is with Rue Sparks, creator of a quarterly zine about disability.  

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors …

The Joys and Struggles of Writing Characters Who Share Your Pain by Amara J Lynn

March 27th, 2020

18:56

This week's interview is with multi-genre author Amara J Lynn!  

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors  Podcast! The …

Exploring Romance with Elizabeth Barone

March 20th, 2020

28:00

This week's interview is with romance author Elizabeth Barone!


Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a community …

Robot Sex, Corsets, and More with Dr. Rebecca Gibson

March 13th, 2020

31:37

Today's interview is with Dr. Rebecca Gibson, author of Desire in the Age of Robots and AI: An Investigation in Science Fiction and Fact.  

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The …

Fanfiction, Representation, and More with A.N. Mouse

March 6th, 2020

28:49

This week's interview is with multi-genre author A.N. Mouse.


Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The Spoonie …

Would I Die in the 1800's and Other Questions with Sophia Beaumont

February 28th, 2020

34:08

This week's interview is with multi-genre author Sophia Beaumont.

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of the Spoonie Authors Podcast! The …

Talking Queer Romance with MA Hinkle

February 21st, 2020

28:01

This week's interview is with contemporary romance author MA Hinkle, whose book Weight of Living has just been released!

The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a community initiative devoted …

Stealing Wormholes with Stephen Graham King

February 14th, 2020

29:15

This week's interview is with space opera author Stephen Graham King?


The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie Authors Network, a community initiative devoted to sharing the stories of disabled authors and …

Introducing Cait Gordon of the Spoonie Authors Network

February 7th, 2020

31:11

This week we are interviewing Cait Gordon, author of Life in the 'Cosm and Stealth Lovers, co-editor of Nothing Without Us, and founder of the Spoonie Authors Network! The Spoonie Authors Podcast is part of the Spoonie …

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