#AmWriting with Jess & KJ


A show about writing, reading, and getting (some) things done. Jessica Lahey writes the Parent-Teacher Conference column for the New York Times' Well Family and is the author of "The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Children Can Succeed." KJ Dell'Antonia is a columnist and contributing editor for the New York Times' Well Family. In their podcast, they talk about writing short form, long form and book length, give tips for pitching editors and agents and constantly revise how they tackle the ongoing challenge of keeping your butt in the chair for long enough to get the work done.


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Title: 2: 136: #GiftShow!

2: 136: #GiftShow!

December 7th, 2018

…in which Jess and KJ are in the same place! And sharing all the perfect gift ideas for you and your writerly friends. Go to Episode

1: 135: #SteppingBack

November 30th, 2018

…in which Jess and KJ are joined by book coach, and fan favorite, Jennie Nash to answer the question: What do you do when you wake up with 50,000 words… Go to Episode

134: #WritingAroundFamily

November 23rd, 2018

...in which Jess and KJ share tips about making space for writing even around the holidays, when family is seemingly everywhere. They tackle a listener's… Go to Episode

133: #WorkingBackwards

November 16th, 2018

...in which Jess and KJ speak with entrepreneur, author, and speaker, Seth Godin about how to market and promote your own writing by thinking about the… Go to Episode