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Write With Courage!

In less time than your commute takes we bring you a dose of danger from today's exciting writers including Scott Adams, Peter Hitchens and Nick Cohen. “An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.” Oscar Wilde. Your host Thor, mines for stories of previous failures, useable writing tips, and discovers how they got published to begin with! We bring the sort of Libertarian conversation, which happens when you are willing to listen and debate with writers of all political or religious persuasions and none. Might you be a writer with courage?
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Mar 16, 2017

Today's Write With Courage podcast www.thorholt.com guest is Nicholas Pell (Twitter @NicholasPell ) 

Nick is an American freelance opinion and culture writer with a knack for both enthralling and (the reason I ran across him) annoying his readers. 

His work has appeared in the Irish Times, Washington Post, LA Weekly, Reason, VICE, Playboy and others.

On writing he says - So much of how you make it in writing is just getting turned down 50,000 times, and then the 50,001 time is the time that somebody takes it. I mean you've gotta have a thick skin!”

On haters - Years ago I wrote an article saying that I hated Pearl Jam, and I just woke up to like, 300 people saying they wanted to kill me…

 

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