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Striking a Balance: Words Fall In with guest Lara Niedermeyer

By Melonie Cannon

We are so happy to showcase one of Segullah’s past poetry editors, Lara Niedermeyer, in this month’s podcast. She has a unique outlook and strong voice. In my opinion, the feeling in her poetry can best be described as though one is standing alone in the desert and suddenly the ring of distant church bells …

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SEGULLAH PODCAST: WORDS FALL IN with Dayna Patterson

By Melonie Cannon

Today’s podcast is so amazing to listen to that I broke it into two parts! I just couldn’t edit out anymore of my wonderful conversation with Dayna Patterson. She is a writer, editor, and a beautiful poet. She is a co-editor (with Tyler Chadwick and Martin Pulido) of Dove Song: Heavenly Mother in Mormon Poetry, …

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“THE SOULFUL ACT OF TRUTH TELLING”

By Melonie Cannon

When I found out that Carolyn McGraw does Poetry Therapy, I couldn’t wait to get her on Segullah’s podcast to hear her story and to explain what she does. YOU ARE GOING TO BE SO HAPPY YOU TOOK THE TIME TO LISTEN TO THIS PODCAST!! A former teacher in Sacrmento schools, Carolyn used poetry for …

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Words Fall In: A Segullah Podcast

By Melonie Cannon

The podcast interview today is with Justine Dorton, our resident “she knows everything that is and was” Segullah staffer. She is one of the co-founders of the magazine. What I wish I would have talked about with Justine is all the personal health challenges she has had to overcome in the years since Segullah started. …

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Words Fall In: Podcast featuring a “Voice from Down Under”

By Melonie Cannon

This episode of the Segullah Writer’s Podcast features Kel Purcill, our resident Aussie writer, describing her life and writing. In this interview, Kel opens up to some hard things that she has experienced. She is always honest, courageous and not afraid to “sit in the mud” and examine everything around her in her search for …

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WORDS FALL IN SEGULLAH PODCAST interviewing Claire Akebrand

By Melonie Cannon

Want to stare into the vastness of the night sky while looking down into a book? Join us on the podcast today as I interview Claire Akebrand, poet and author extraordinaire. Claire recently published a novel entitled A Field is White. It is getting rave reviews. She also wrote a perfectly-sized poetry book called What …

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WORDS FALL IN: SEGULLAH PODCAST

By Melonie Cannon

SHUT THE FRONT DOOR!!! IF YOU HAVEN’T HEARD, WE HAVE A BOOK OUT!!! Today on our podcast you will hear snippits from a few of the author’s in the book SEASONS OF CHANGE: STORIES OF TRANSITION by the writers of Segullah. There are so many beautiful writers in this book, I wish I could interview …

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Words Fall In: A Segullah Podcast

By Melonie Cannon

I got to interview the sage Darlene Young for our second podcast. This will now be a regular feature on Segullah due to your support and sharing. THANK YOU!!!! Please enjoy Darlene’s well-crafted words and her advice on what makes a good “Mormon poem.”

SEGULLAH POETRY PODCAST “WORDS FALL IN…”

By Melonie Cannon

I am so excited to bring you a Segullah Poetry Podcast called “Words Fall In.” Why a podcast? Well, Segullah is about giving women a voice, so why not hear them too? Please be patient with the mixes on my first attempt at creating a podcast. If we get a positive response, perhaps we can …

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