Each month, the Transformational Jennie Washburn joins Talk With ME host, Marcia Epstein, for real life conversation. SelfCare, Fun, Expressing Expectations, Getting Involved in Community, & Goodness. This month our message is Have Fun In Community! Jennie is a Licensed Esthetician & a member of Spiritual Entrepreneurs, Pryor Transformation, Shift […]

Jennie Washburn, V.2017.5


Stacey Freedenthal has worked in the field of suicide prevention since 1994, when she first volunteered at a suicide prevention hotline. She is now an associate professor at the University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work, where she teaches courses on mental health assessment, counseling, and suicide risk assessment […]

Stacey Freedenthal, PhD, LCSW of Speaking of Suicide



In Lawrence, KS, Sunrise Project connects people of all ages & backgrounds to good food, community & the environment. 4 core programs: Lawrence Fruit Tree Project, SunRISE Youth Activists, Food Rocket, & Healthy Sprouts farm to preschool. Programming is expanding with the move into the former Sunrise Garden Center which […]

Sunrise Project, with Emily Hampton & Melissa Freiburger


Damian is sometimes a poet, sometimes a writer, and most times a mad man. He is the host of Keyport, NJ’s the Poetry in the Port reading series. Damian and Ezhno Martin just released the poetry collection, The Former Lives of Saints through EMP Press https://empbooks.com/home/books/ *** Listeners: around 18 […]

Damian Rucci, Writer & Poet based in NJ




Wolfgang Carstens is the author of numerous poetry collections and publisher at Epic Rites Press. He is organizer and host of Poets Underground, a poetry show that celebrates and showcases the best and brightest authors currently working the marrow of contemporary poetry www.youtube.com/channel/UCjJ58uQGzVqXjOyIlOTRpMQ/ Wolfgang lives in Canada with his wife, […]

Wolfgang Carstens of Epic Rites Press






K.W. “Kevin” Peery is the author of 3 collections of poetry: Tales of a Receding Hairline, Purgatory & Wicked Rhythm. He is a regular contributor in Veterans Voices and the Australia Times Poetry Magazine. Kevin writes about his personal life experiences. Grappling with morality and mortality, the unvarnished truth is […]

K.W. Peery, Songwriter & Poet


Christine is a senior at Kansas U, and serves as President of the KU chapter of Active Minds, a national mental health advocacy group. After struggling with an eating disorder, depression, anxiety, and PTSD, she found a passion for mental health advocacy & got involved in Active Minds. She is […]

Christine Waisner, of Active Minds of KU



Alyse & ME talk about Alyse’s writing & about the 4th Annual Poetry Fair in Lawrence, KS on April 15, 2017! The fair includes readings, networking & books to buy. Info at https://lawrenceartscenter.org/event/poetry-fair-2017/ Alyse Bensel’s poems have most recently appeared in The Adroit Journal, New South, Quarterly West, Tinderbox, The […]

Alyse Bensel, Poet


Media sponsor recognition for LawrenceHits.com comes from the Lied Center, presenting Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress and songstress Kristin Chenoweth, now on May 8th, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are at http://lied.ku.edu/?event=kristin-chenoweth&event_date=2017-03-06

Kristin Chenoweth, 7:30pm, May 8th, Lied Center



Media sponsor recognition for LawrenceHits.com comes from the Lied Center, presenting Chris Perondi’s (Per-ahn-dee) Stunt Dog Experience, a family show that features more than a dozen rescue dogs, April 28th, 7:00 p.m. Tickets are at http://lied.ku.edu/?event=chris-perondis-stunt-dog&event_date=2017-04-28

Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2017 Contact: Tyler Price, Assistant Director of Athletics | Communications Baker University 785.594.8495 l tprice@bakeru.edu l 913.645.4111 www.bakerwildcats.com Baker Football Ranked No. 2 in NAIA Spring Top 25 Poll BALDWIN CITY, Kansas – After one of the greatest seasons in its storied history, the Baker […]

Baker Football Ranked No. 2 in NAIA Spring Top 25 ...









The Moms Are Back with Exciting News And Stories The Mom Squad Show is a witty, edgy and modern perspective on life from 2 moms: the unhinged mom of twins and the batty single mom! Tune in as Kyra Phillips and Christine Eads rewrite the rules of motherhood and so […]

Just listen! For Mark’s stories and poetry. For his respect and love for humanity. Be inspired! Mark comes from a large family with 3 languages: Spanish, Yiddish, & also English. He studied with Poet & Professor Kenneth Koch who introduced Mark to the love of poetry & to the love […]

Mark Statman, Poet & Poet-Translator