loader from loading.io

100- Can't Lit - Can't Lit Live 100!

Can't Lit

Release Date: 10/25/2021

121 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - What's the Point? show art 121 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - What's the Point?

Can't Lit

Hello listeners! Dina & Jen are chatting about stuff. Again! This time they're in conversation about the point. What is it? Like, really, what's the point? From writing in general, to specific projects to what they think the point of their own work might be they get down and dirty in the bog of self-doubt and self-loathing, confusion, and some ways they get out of it. So get a tall glass of bog water by your side and listen to this episode! Transcript available .

info_outline
120 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Lies Writers Have Told Us show art 120 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Lies Writers Have Told Us

Can't Lit

Welcome to 2024! WOW! Can you believe it? Feels like the future. Sort of. I don't even know. DIna and Jen catch up and talk about raccoons and aquatic mammals and dog poop! Then they get into the books and stuff by telling tales and discussing lies they've been told by other writers. The untruths, the blanket statements, the one and only way to write. Listen in to hear our iles! We're sure you've heard your own lies too.

info_outline
119 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - CHAOS show art 119 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - CHAOS

Can't Lit

Yes, it's true. We've been on an unplanned hiatus. But we're back and this episode is (basically) the chaos episode. We have no theme and we're talking about whatever we want! Britney, protests, IBS. This episode has it all! Listen now, if you dare!    

info_outline
118 - Can't Lit - Nathan Whitlock show art 118 - Can't Lit - Nathan Whitlock

Can't Lit

Hello! If you love summer, like Dina, you're probably sad it's coming to a close sooner rather than later. If you hate summer, like Jen, you're probably relieved! But no matter what the season, Can't Lit is here for you. And this month we talk to the one and only, author and podcaster (authors and podcasters, they're just like us because they are us!), We talk about his new novel, (out now with Dundurn Press), guerrilla book marketing, dark humour and writing, the process of working with a sensitivity reader, and Jen compares Nathan to Jane Austen (sort of), and somehow that turns into...

info_outline
117 - Can't Lit - Some of Our Favourite Things show art 117 - Can't Lit - Some of Our Favourite Things

Can't Lit

Summer is here and so are we! Dina and Jen get together IN PERSON! To catch up and chat about some of their favourite "books and stuff" things. Rosie is excited. They also talk about their health issues, the Barbie movie, Joyride, and why there should be pockets just for olives!

info_outline
116 - Can't Lit - Andrew F. Sullivan show art 116 - Can't Lit - Andrew F. Sullivan

Can't Lit

Hello listeners! We are here again with incredible guest, ! We love him, (and his dog and his wife) and his new novel,  We talk about real estate monsters, writing horror, and so much more! We have a delightful time! And of course, your favourite Dina & Jen segments are here to make you feel and rage! Iggy wants you to listen to this episode.

info_outline
115 - Can't Lit - Catherine Hernandez show art 115 - Can't Lit - Catherine Hernandez

Can't Lit

Hello! This month we finally got to live our dream and talk to the multi-talented and oh so wonderful, We talk about her new book, , writing with energy, untraditional families and narrators, talking like we're in a 1930s movie, style, and so much more! This episode is so fun we didn't want it to end!!

info_outline
114 - Can't Lit - Cody Caetano show art 114 - Can't Lit - Cody Caetano

Can't Lit

Hello! Spring is here, and so is a new episode with the wonderful ! We talk about his book, , voice, structure and memoir, and some of the ways readers respond to memoir. We of course talk about Rosie, and Cody's beautiful cats! And there are emotions and rage. Join us, and definitely read Cody's book!!

info_outline
113 - Can't Lit - Emily Riddle show art 113 - Can't Lit - Emily Riddle

Can't Lit

Hello! This month we have the incredible writer, artist and library professional Emily Riddle! We talk about her wonderful poetry collection  tattoos, the importance of friendships, her luring people to Edmonton, and a lot of talk of snacks. As usual! There are some big laughs, and Emily saying some very insightful things, of course, Jen being very real in her emotion corner and  Dina hates the horrible Spence Diamond ads on the radio. 

info_outline
112 - Can't Lit - The Superfan Talk Show! Live! show art 112 - Can't Lit - The Superfan Talk Show! Live!

Can't Lit

Hello listeners! And Happy New Year! This month we present a special treat: a recording of Jen's Vancouver launch of Superfan, at The Refinery on January 29th, 2023. Dina hosts, Jen reads, then Dina asks Jen some real hard hitting questions! And there are multiple special guests! Andrea Warner and Shawn Hitchins tell Jen their pop culture nightmares, and she does some pop culture therapy with them. David Ly and Doretta Lau are subjected to Dina's Superfan Quiz Show! And finally, out musical guests, A Giant Woman (Cynara Geissler and Hannah McGregor) treat everyone to the Gwyneth/Huey ukulele...

info_outline
 
More Episodes

Hello everyone! We finally made it to 100! This episode was recorded live in Crowdcast on October 22, 2021 and the guests were members of the audience. Daniel joined the regular hosts and Dina and Jen share 100 minutes of rage and emotion. Featuring appearances by: Sean Cranbury, Jenna Lyn Albert, Bianca Spence, Paul Vermeersch, Roxan Marucot, Cynara Geissler, Hannah McGregor, nathan dueck, Jake Byrne, Samantha Jones, Kelvin Kong and Meghan Waitt. Thanks for listening!