This Creative Life

Sara Zarr
A Writing Podcast and Community
Created 23 Dec 2020
  • The Launch Box 4: Gifts, Ifs, and Shifts
    19 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    In this episode of The Launch Box, Andrew and I discuss the mysteries of professional gift-giving, how to balance big-picture career thinking with getting the writing done, the possibilities of being ...
  • The Launch Box 3: Subrights, Ingram Spark & Burnout
    20 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Happy almost Thanksgiving week! We’re back with another episode of The Launch Box, which I hope you’re enjoying. If you’re a person who likes to keep your expectations well managed, I anticipate that ...
  • The Launch Box 2: Blurbs, Blobs & Shame!
    29 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Find it wherever you get podcasts, or download directly by clicking above 👆 In the second episode of The Launch Box, Andrew and I check in on the week in publishing and I try to explain the Realms of...
  • Ep 77: Multi-hyphenate Dave Holmes
    22 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Every episode of This Creative Life is special, of course, but this one was extra-special for me. I’ve had a para-social relationship with Dave Holmes since I was in my late twenties and he was my fav...
  • Season Premiere with Mike Jung + The Launch Box
    08 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    I’ve got two new episodes of This Creative Life for you this weekend—they are both waiting for you in the main feed, no subscription required. You can support the podcast with some options here, by sh...
  • The Fall Season of This Creative Life
    29 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    And we’re back! Almost! Between July 15, 2020 and September 19, 2021, I spent a total of just over four weeks in my own home. For the rest of the time, I was holed up with my husband and our cat in hi...
  • Podcast Updates
    08 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello! This is a special email/episode for those of you who signed up for paid subscriptions at the beginning of the year. As you may recall, shortly after I moved everything to Substack and implement...
  • CC. 11 The Most Important Episode
    09 May 2021 • < 1 min read
    “Get out into the world, man,” saith Bob Dylan. “…within safe limits,” adds the CDC. We conclude the Annotated Courageous Creativity just as the world (here in the U.S., anyway) is opening up to us ag...
  • CC.10 All New, All the Time
    22 Apr 2021 • < 1 min read
    Did you know that once you experience a little bit of writing success, you never doubt yourself again? It’s miraculous. Just kidding! As we hurtle toward the end of the book, we get into doubts and fe...
  • Ep 75: Season Finale with Sarah Enni
    18 Apr 2021 • < 1 min read
    Sarah Enni is the host and producer of the First Draft podcast and an author in her own right. This was a great conversation to wrap the TCL-Pandemic season, as Sarah and I got into therapy talk, maki...
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