PP&P Podcasts

Welcome and happy listening!

Episodes of Prose, Poetry & Purpose, originally broadcast on Voice of Vashon (KVSH 101.9 FM) are now available as podcasts. Scroll down and enjoy! Or, check out podcasts of my new show, Focus On! … where Icelandic, Dutch, and Danish guests await you!

Dmitry Orlov Interview PPP059

Dmitry Orlov Interview PPP059

Dmitry Orlov was born in Leningrad, USSR, into an academic family, and emigrated to the US in the mid-1970s. He holds degrees in Computer Engineering and Linguistics, and has worked in a variety of fields, including high-energy physics, Internet commerce, network...

Crystal Chissell Interview – PPP058

Crystal Chissell Interview – PPP058

Crystal Chissell manages engagement and research fellowships at Project Drawdown. In that role she connects individuals and organizations who share the goal of reversing global warming through collaboration. Crystal brings an interdisciplinary background in law,...

David Macek Interview – PPP057

David Macek Interview – PPP057

David Macek is the Executive Director of Northwest Earth Institute, a sustainability organization that provides innovative social and digital tools designed to change the way individuals live in and interact with natural and built environments. For 15 years, he has...

Lynann Politte Interview – PPP056

Lynann Politte Interview – PPP056

Lynann Politte is a promoter, director, producer, CoHousing community member, business coach, mother, grandmother, sister, activist, feminist, girlfriend and marketing strategist. She produced and directed The Vagina Monologues on Vashon in 2002 and 2003 to sold-out...

Don Stuart Interview – PPP055

Don Stuart Interview – PPP055

Don Stuart is an advocate for the economic, environmental, and political sustainability of working natural resource lands and fisheries. His 20 years of lobbying experience in state legislatures and in the U.S. Congress has informed his latest book—a mystery novel set...

Kate Moore Interview – PPP054

Kate Moore Interview – PPP054

Kate Moore is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The Radium Girls. A British writer based in London, she has published numerous Sunday Times bestsellers, writing across various genres including history, biography, true crime, gift and humour; her...

Mary Holland Interview – PPP053

Mary Holland Interview – PPP053

Mary Holland is Research Scholar and Director of the Graduate Lawyering Program at NYU School of Law. She has written several law review articles and blog posts on vaccine law and policy and is the co-author and co-editor of the book Vaccine Epidemic (Skyhorse Pub....

Bill Fletcher Jr. Interview – PPP052

Bill Fletcher Jr. Interview – PPP052

Bill Fletcher Jr has been an activist since his teen years. Upon graduating from college he went to work as a welder in a shipyard, thereby entering the labor movement. Over the years he has been active in workplace and community struggles as well as electoral...

Peternelle van Arsdale Interview – PPP051

Peternelle van Arsdale Interview – PPP051

“I’m a book editor turned young adult novelist. I still love to edit, but I’ve discovered that I like to make up my own stories even more than I like to fix other people’s. It’s less stressful. Also, I’m controlling, and I pretty...

Matthew Dickerson Interview – PPP050

Matthew Dickerson Interview – PPP050

Matthew Dickerson is author of fiction including both medieval historic heroic romance and also fantasy literature. He has also published works of creative narrative non-fiction, especially in the nature writing, fly-fishing, and environmental and genres. And he has...