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Tell The Damn Story

235 EpisodesProduced by Alex Simmons & Chris RyanWebsite

Where we interview and talk about the challenges and successes of writing books, comics, film, and other creative arts and pop culture topics.


Tell The Damn Story #216: What Happens When You Take On Tough Topics In A Pop Culture

Young writers Caseen Gaines and Omar Holman are back!!!  

Once again Chris and Alex are following these talented young authors on their writing and publishing journey.  Caseen talks about the making, publishing and promoting  of his new book FOOTNOTES.  

And Omar shares his same experiences with, BLACK NERD PROBLEMS, co-written by him and Williams Evans.   

Both books have received good reviews and recognition. But writing about black representation in media, as well as being released during a pandemic, came with numerous challenges, too.    

So tune in and find out what, where, why and how they dealt with all of that, plus what lies ahead.  

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