The Impromptu

29: The Twitter Police – with Jordan Cooper

Jordan Cooper

Synopsis: Michael Norton is away this week, recovering from a nasty virus going around. While he rests up, Alex talks to comedian Jordan Cooper about Twitter suspending 125,000 accounts tied to ISIS or have engaged in terrorist threats, dealing with online harassment, when to block and report people, and should Twitter be policing what should…

Covered

S2E6 – Andria Williams, THE LONGEST NIGHT

Synopsis: Andria Williams, the author of the recently released The Longest Night, joins Harry to discuss the only nuclear reactor meltdown in the United States that resulted in immediate fatalities, building a writing career as a military spouse, novels vs. short stories, and pursuing one’s dreams while remaining an attentive parent. This episode of COVERED…

The Write Gear

2: Windows Tablets – Do They Make Good Writing Gear? And The Best From CES 2016

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet

Last week I talked about the most interesting laptops to come out of CES, the yearly Consumer Electronics Show. This week I’m taking a look at the tablets announced at CES and talking about whether Windows-based tablets are useful tools for writers. Duration: 14:07 Present: K. Tempest Bradford. Episode Links Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Available…

JEMcast

S2E8: “The Treasure Hunt”

Synopsis: “Richard Xanthos sponsors a literature-themed treasure hunt in which the winning team will get a priceless item from the Zanthos collection. Jem chaperones the Starlight Girls team which consists of Ashley, Krissie and Ba Nee, while Pizzazz chaperones three street urchins named Molly, Ellen and Sandra, that Eric paid off.” Summary: Episode 34 (S2E8)…