Interviews

March 23, 2015

Olympian Michael Weiss talks hard work and discipline in youth sports in USA Today HSS

Recently I had the opportunity to interview professional figure skating champion Michael Weiss, 3-time USA National Champion and 2-time Olympian, for a story for USA Today’s […]
January 19, 2015

Meet the author whose book was a “game-changer” for OSU Coach Urban Meyer

  On media day for the college football national championship, OSU coach Urban Meyer talked about a book that was a life-changer for him. That was a little over a week […]
January 29, 2014

Interview with a fiction writer: Nancy Christie shares her tips on e-singles

Nancy Christie is an accomplished writer and writing instructor. She’s also a fellow member of ASJA and an Ohioan (so of course I pay attention even more!) When […]
January 9, 2014

From ATF agent to crime book author: interview with Mark Rusin

Mark Rusin has the perfect credentials for relating the story in his new book, Justice for Dallas. For more than two decades he was an ATF […]
October 16, 2013

Interview with writer Michael Solender: how he landed a cover story

I recently had the pleasure of being introduced to writer Michael Solender, thanks to our mutual friend, blogger Kim Urig over at Our Daily Green. Michael has […]
July 1, 2013

Interview with Kevin Popovic, founder of Ideahaus and author of 20Years Communications

I caught up with Kevin Popovic, founder of Ideahaus, a creative communications agency with studios in Pittsburgh and San Diego, to ask about his new book (release date: […]
June 13, 2013

Interview with author John Rosengren: on writing Hank Greenberg’s story

Had the great opportunity to meet a writing colleague at ASJA (American Society of Journalists and Authors) conference last year. John Rosengren is a journalist who […]
April 30, 2013

Interview with author of “The Replacement Child”: Judy Mandel shares about her memoirs and how she went from self-published to traditionally published

I first heard about Judy’s powerful memoirs, The Replacement Child, in our journalism organization, ASJA (American Society of Journalists and Authors). So when WOW, Women on Writing, gave […]