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Tag: Mallory Smart

Podcast: Textual Healing w/ Mallory Smart

Big thanks to Mallory Smart for giving me another chance to be on her rad Textual Healing podcast!

In this new segment of her podcast called Off the Record, writers read a segment of their work w/ a suggested song pairing!

My choice: Algorithms Suck (Finding Dora Maar), a poem from my latest chapbook Ghosts, Trolls, and Other Things on the Internet from Bottlecap Press, paired w/ one of my favourite songs: Making Art by JD Samson and Men!

Listen now:

Podcast Launch: Scribbles & Spills

It’s my birthday!
I made it to thirty. And I want to celebrate with you. 💕

Please accept this humble gift: the first episode of my new podcast Scribbles & Spills, where creatives of all kinds expound on their art and spill their secrets.
Our first guest: Mallory Smart, a Chicago-based writer and the Editor-in-Chief of the publishing house, Maudlin House. She talks music and literature on her podcast, Textual Healing, and her first novel, The Only Living Girl In Chicago, came out from Trident Press in August 2021. You can follow her on Instagram and Twitter @malsmart. 

We discuss her new book The Only Living Girl in Chicago, destigmatizing mental illness, and the importance of self-care.

Listen below now! And remember to follow Scribbles & Spills on Twitter, and Subscribe to my YT channel, where I’ll also be uploading the episodes.

S01E09: Alexandrine Ogundimu: Destination > Journey Scribbles & Spills

Welcome back to Scribbles & Spills, the podcast where creatives of all kinds expound on their art and spill their secrets.Alexandrine Ogundimu is an author and the Editor in Chief of Filth Magazine. She received her MFA at NYU, and her debut novel THE LONGEST SUMMER is forthcoming from CLASH Books. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @cross_radical Stay Creative! 
  1. S01E09: Alexandrine Ogundimu: Destination > Journey
  2. S01E08 Christian Anderson: Healing with Heart
  3. S01E07 Kyler Bingham: Permission to Be Imperfect
  4. S01E06 Sadee Bee: Transformative Growth
  5. S01E05 Sarina Langer: The Joy of Shadow

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Podcast: Textual Healing

Mallory Smart has just released our conversation on their rad Textual Healing podcast!

Listen here.

Some highlights:

“It is so important that we make love to ourselves.”

“When you turn away from yourself, you incite Hell.”

“Music is asynchronous empathy.”

“Not only has art saved my life, it has changed my life.”

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Stay Creative!