The Writers Well

The Petal to the Metal Episode 6: What do you do with your weekend?

When the day job and family commitments are kicking your ass, when do you find...

The Petal to the Metal Episode 5: What can you do for your day job that will move you toward your dream job?

Rachael and J. brainstorm ways to add real value to your current employer while building...

The Petal to the Metal Episode 4: What book best represents you?

In this episode, Rachael and J discuss which of their novels best represents their voice....

The Petal to the Metal Episode 3: When is the best time to make the jump to “full-time” writer?

After reading Jon Acuff’s, Quitter, J. and Rachel discuss the best time to go from...

The Petal to the Metal Episode 2: What would you say to your 18-year-old self?

A wave of nostalgia washes over Rachael and J. as the two forty-somethings talk about...

The Petal to the Metal Episode 1: Welcome to our new podcast about leaving the day job for your dream job.

Writing and publishing can be an unpredictable yet exhilarating experience. Rachael walked away from her...