Get inspired to write from some of today's best writers. Listen. Learn. And get to work!
You won't learn how to get a book deal, write a best-seller, or quit your day job. But maybe, just maybe, you'll get the nudge you need to sit at your desk, chug your coffee, and write the blog, article, or book you've been thinking on for far too long. As Christians, our aim is to write in such a way that Jesus is made much of and the Church is encouraged to follow our risen Lord.
April 16th, 2019 | Season 5 | 50 mins 15 secs
Rebecca McLaughlin holds a PhD in renaissance literature from Cambridge University and a theology degree from Oak Hill College in London. She is cofounder of Vocable Communications and former vice president of content at the Veritas Forum, where she spent almost a decade working with Christian academics at leading secular universities. On this episode, Rebecca shares about her writing habits, challenges, and hopes while writing her new book from Crossway, Confronting Christianity: 12 Hard Questions for the World's Largest Religion.
March 28th, 2019 | Season 5 | 44 mins 34 secs
Abigail Dodds talks about her new book, her writing process, and what she wishes women would stop writing about.
March 19th, 2019 | Season 5 | 23 mins 19 secs
Listener Question: How should writers approach the self-publishing vs. traditional publishing options today? Is self-publishing a helpful alternative to traditional publishing in certain cases? Why or why not? A lot of people seem to be asking this. Would love to hear your thoughts.
March 12th, 2019 | Season 5 | 39 mins 27 secs
Get ready for a fun episode with Barnabas Piper and Aaron Armstrong from The Table of Malcontents Podcast—a great podcast on books and reading. I was on two episodes of their show and now they are on Home Row. Crossover!
March 4th, 2019 | Season 5 | 57 mins 31 secs
You should be reading Sam Allberry. His books are honest, real, timely, and to the heart. Get them. Read them. Learn from him.
February 26th, 2019 | Season 5 | 44 mins 1 sec
We don't write in isolation. We always write from inspiration. Listen to TGC's, Brett McCracken as he talks about writing, his books, art, and inspiration .
February 18th, 2019 | Season 5 | 33 mins 55 secs
Rachel Jones is the author of, Is This It?: The Difference Jesus Makes to that ‘Where-is-my-life- going-I-hate-my-job-I-have-no-real-friends-Is-God-even-here-Will-I-end-up-alone-I-wish-I-was-back-at-school-Will- this-ever-feel-like-home-Am-I-failing-at-life’ Feeling.
Along with having one of the best subtitles ever, Rachel gives us some guidance on contentment as writers.
February 12th, 2019 | Season 5 | 46 mins 56 secs
Want a free session with writing coach Jonathan Rogers? Perfect. Listen in. Learn how to make your writing concrete.
February 5th, 2019 | Season 5 | 47 mins 7 secs
How can you become a freelance writer? Scarlet can tell you how. Listen as an author Scarlet Hiltibidal gives counsel on fear, writing, and habits.
January 28th, 2019 | Season 5 | 38 mins 28 secs
The writing Jedi, Jared Wilson, returns. He is the perfect guest to celebrate the 50th episode of Home Row. Jared finally answers the questions: How do I start writing? How do I write a chapter?
October 15th, 2018 | Season 4 | 53 mins 23 secs
Nancy Guthrie is a prolific writer, a great teacher of the Bible, and she's got buckets of wisdom to share on writing, publishing, and Biblical Theology.
October 9th, 2018 | Season 4 | 32 mins 22 secs
Reading about writing is easy. Writing is work. Learn from new author, John Onwuchekwa, on writing and the role prayer plays in our writing.
October 5th, 2018 | Season 4 | 31 mins 34 secs
Rest is required for writers too. Your best stuff might rise to the surface when you rest.
October 3rd, 2018 | Season 4 | 40 mins 26 secs
Writers can be agitators. It can be a good thing and a bad thing. But faithful writers will be a great witness to the gospel of the kingdom.
September 24th, 2018 | Season 4 | 50 mins 54 secs
You are a theologian. Every writer is writing theology. The question is whether the writing is faithful, sound, and beautiful. Listen to Dr. Matthew Barrett from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary as we talk about writing and theology.
September 18th, 2018 | Season 4 | 41 mins 56 secs
All good writing is actually a product of rewriting, editing, and rewriting again. Listen as Juan Sanchez and I talk about writing our recent books and lessons he's learned along the way.