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George Thorogood Talks Rock and Roll, Taking Charge of Your Health, and The Importance Ovarian Cancer Awareness and Research, Plus a Scriptwriting Opportunity to Create Change – Episode 516

“Bad to the Bone” veteran blues/rocker George Thorogood joins Nancy to discuss the Marla Thorogood Memorial Fund for Ovarian Cancer Research, and why taking charge of your health and reminding family and friends to do the same is so important. Plus, Nancy reviews an opportunity for screenwriters…

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Kirsten and Matthew Scott Talk Musical Theater, Broadway Dreams, and ‘Rock of Ages,’ Plus Writing, Kids, and Gratitude Journals – Episode 515

Kirsten Scott and Matthew Scott join Nancy to discuss their acting and singing careers, their musical theater-driven journey and work with shows from ‘Jersey Boys’ to ‘Rock of Ages’, their new routines, and thoughts on Broadway’s safe comeback. Plus, the actors share their suggestions for children and young adults (and their parents) interested in the performing arts. And writer/columnist Bonnie Jean Feldkamp on how parents…

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Justin Hayward Talks Moody Blues, Songwriting, and Creative Challenges, Plus Nancy’s Book Suggestions for Inspiring Productivity – Episode 508

Rock legend Justin Hayward joins Nancy to discuss his musical journey, the Moody Blues’ and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame experience, his songwriting process, and creative challenges during stressful times. Plus, the story behind his new EP and songs “My Juliette” and “One Summer Day”. Also in this episode, Nancy talks about using books to jump-start…

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Jesus Trejo Talks Family, Stand-Up Comedy, and ‘Stay At Home Son’, Plus Adding More Fun and Games to Your Family Table – Episode 507

Comedian Jesus Trejo joins Nancy to discuss the family-driven inspiration behind his stand-up and new Showtime special ‘Stay At Home Son’, the similarities of parenting parents and kids, helping others age gracefully, and comedy learning opportunities during the pandemic. Also in this episode, a great resource for adding more fun to your family table…

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Danny Griego Talks Music, Creative Shifts, and Racing, Plus Novel Insights with Dr. Stephanie Newman – Episode 506

Country music artist Danny Griego joins Nancy to discuss his latest single, “Inevitable,” his upcoming release “At The Crossroads,” a duet with his music idol the late Waylon Jennings, and why staying in your lane isn’t always the best creative decision. Plus, Nancy talks with novelist and psychologist Stephanie Newman about parenting and bullying, her new novel…

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Lian Dolan Talks Sisters, Secrets, and Fiction, Plus A Sister-Inspired Humor Writing Competition – Episode 505

Author and broadcaster Lian Dolan joins Nancy to discuss her latest novel The Sweeney Sisters, the story behind the intriguing Connecticut-based characters, people’s fascination with sisters, the complicated and humorous sides of sibling relationships, and her writing process. Plus, Nancy talks with writer and editor Marcia Stewart about Nickie’s Prize for Humor Writing…

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