1001 LA Nights

Ep 20: Reading from the Twitterverse

An episode of 1001 LA Nights

By L. A. Rivers
LA Rivers brings stories to life reading the works of authors at all stages in their careers. Grab your favorite beverage, kick back and enjoy story-time for grownups.
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Ep 28 - Creative Confluence & Escaping Snow
LA Rivers interviews Chicago author Alisha Howard @alishamwrites - Twitter shout outs to @ejdawsonauthor @JourneyGalactic @AspenKnudsen - Alisha reads from her novel Awakener https://www.amazon.com/Awakener-Two-Worlds-Book-1-ebook/dp/B00AA29O7S. Find out more about Alisha here www.alishahoward.com . In the last segment LA talks a little bit about her own short story collection coming out in March/April 2019
February 22, 2019
Ep 27: Book Promotions (that don’t break the bank)
LA Rivers brings you a very special episode all about promoting your work. You can discover more info as a patron on patreon.com/1001LANights and on 1001lanights.com
February 17, 2019
Ep 26: Author Spotlight- Sean Nash
Twitter shoutouts to @KellyOhlert @GoodwoodAlpha. I interview Sean Nash and read from his novel, The Crop Duster’s Son, available on Amazon.com. You can find more on Sean’s blog https://goodwoodwrites.wordpress.com/ * In the final segment LA Rivers talks about inclusion and authentic voices.
February 15, 2019
Ep 25: Author spotlight
LA Rivers gives shoutouts to the Twitter #writingcommunity @evecorsobooks, @ColdHeart_Prj @JNathanialC56 @Shimaira - Then interviews Australian author, Zack Riley who you can find on YouTube https://youtu.be/ezredraGfTI. LA Rivers reads the short story The Dead Don’t Dream by LB Shimaira from the Netherlands. You ca. Find her work on Wattpad https://my.w.tt/yrUvu2uC8T - To submit your short stories or be interviewed on the podcast go to 1001lanights.com
February 8, 2019
Ep 24 - The Heron
LA Rivers gives shoutouts to @GatekeeperDark & @AspenKnudsen of the Writing Community on Twitter and announces her special guest for the Friday episode- Feb 8, 2019. After some blah-blah-blah about you becoming a Patron on Patreon.com/1001LaNights - She reads from her short story “The Heron” and to round off the show LA Rivers talks about how to pitch your work to be more successful as a writer. You can pitch your stories to be read here at 1001lanights.com
February 5, 2019
Ep 23 A little romance
LA Rivers reads Clyde Andrew’s romantic comedy “Enough Blue Sky To Mend A Pair Of Sailors Trousers” - In this sweet comic romance Dave discovers that soul mates aren’t gender specific. With a little help from some cosmic friends Dave makes some pretty big decisions. -
February 1, 2019
Ep 22: Faerytale Revised
LA Rivers procrastinating by podcasting reads from her Faerytale for Grownups. Rivers also gives authors and writers some valuable information about marketing their book(s) in the last segment.
January 28, 2019
Ep 21: Celebrating Writers
LA Rivers sings the praises of the Twitter writing community and reads aloud from A Love Most Robotic by Silas Vale available for preorder on Amazon. You can find us at http://1001lanights.com
January 27, 2019
Ep 20: Reading from the Twitterverse
Host LA Rivers reads from Professor Algernon Whitlock’s Exotic and Fabulous Grand Tour of the Underworld by Leo McBride from the Anthology “Tales From The Underground” from Inklings Press. Go to http://www.alteredinstincts.com follow Leo at twitter.com/alteredinstincts and follow us @nights_la
January 25, 2019
Ep 19 - Women’s March Day
LA Rivers reads from her essay: Why Rage Isn’t Enough For Women.
January 20, 2019
EP 18: Very Short Stories
LA Rivers documents her audiobook reading journey, which has resulted in having to read tweets from #vss365 on Twitter. Plus she gives shout outs to her author friends on Twitter and The offer to read your work on the podcast is open.
January 19, 2019
Ep: 17 - Empowering Poems From a Crazy Year
LA Rivers is reading sarcastic poems in this episode and having a discussion about reading/writing erotica. Big shout out to the #writingcommunity on Twitter. Love to hear your thoughts, reach out on Twitter. @Nights_LA
January 13, 2019
A Faerytale for Grownups
Super fun episode! Reading from a new story in progress “An Impish Wish.” Also talking about audiobooks, getting and receiving feedback and Align Network International. ANI is a support network for creatives to give and receive important support & skill building to help grow your confidence, grow your passion filled career and make a real difference. Http://Alignnetwork.com and follow me on Twitter for writerly fun! @nights_LA
January 10, 2019
Ep. 15: Female and Strong - Discussing what makes a woman strong
Laurie reads her December 2018 essay on what it means to be female and strong encouraging writers to leave the tired tropes behind. Plus a special request to narrate books for three lucky authors. Follow Laurie on Twitter @nights_la and on her blog http://1001lanights.wordpress.com
January 5, 2019
Ep. 13: A love of books
New Year 2019 • Walking Shoes • Short story reading: A Cave Full Of Treasure • Walking Shoes • Writing stories with friends • West follow me on Twitter @nights_la or at http://1001LANights.wordpress.com
January 1, 2019
Ep 12: This Rose Shall Not Wither
She was the ultimate goth punk gorgeous bitch. Wild child underground legend in San Francisco’s beyond alternative scene in the 90’s. Here is my eulogy for a friend.
December 23, 2018
EP 11: They Called Me Fearless
Anchor • By Line in Literary Review • Walking Shoes • They Called Me Fearless • Walking Shoes • Way Shower • West. Follow LA Rivers at 1001LANights.wordpress.com and on Twitter @nights_LA
December 17, 2018
EP 10: New First Chapter
1001 LA Nights is the weaving of two incredible tales experienced almost twenty years apart. In this episode LA Rivers shares the beginning of the new first chapter. Follow on Twitter @nights_la
November 28, 2018
Ep 7: Rootbeer and phone sex
L A Rivers reads another vignette from 1001 LA Nights. Middle aged mom learns how to sext on a muggy August LA Night.
November 8, 2018
Ep 5: Simple pleasures
On Day 2 of NaNoWriMo we’re reading the last vignette from the beginning of 1001 LA Nights. In this podcast luxuriating in the little things like a long hot soak in an oversized tub is the focus. You can get the full story and juicy background bits by joining me on http://patreon.com/1001LANights or on Twitter @nights_la Thank you for listening
November 3, 2018
Ep 4: NaNoWriMo Plans
Almost 20 years after I left my first marriage broken-hearted, I found myself leaving my second wanting to live again. So begins 1001 LA Nights, the true story of one woman’s quest to love and live life. Will be writing the 7 day escape story as part of 1001 LA Nights during the month of November.
October 31, 2018
Ep 2: Intoxicating Oxygen
Laurie reads another vignette. The unfolding of self as she wound her way down HWY 101 into the redwoods. To get access to the full short stories in pdf, paperback and audio formats join as a patron for as little as $2 a month! https://www.patreon.com/user?u=14404278
October 27, 2018
Ep 1: So it begins
Author L.A. Rivers talks about the sensual nature of life * 1001 LA Nights into reading * A Gen X redemption. Find L.A. Rivers on Patreon at http://patreon.com/1001LANights. Instagram @1001LANights
October 25, 2018
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