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Episode 106: For I Am Yours with Pauline, Carol Linn, and Lorraine

October 20, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Lori McCarthy guest hosts the show, interviewing Pauline Hawkins (the author), Carol Linn Powell (the inspiration), and Lorraine Watry (the illustrator) about the children’s book, For I Am Yours, released on September 25th. It is a beautifully illustrated story about a baby and her blanket and the … Continue reading Episode 106: For I Am Yours with Pauline, Carol Linn, and Lorraine

Episode 105: A Balanced Life with Chris Carrera

October 6, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Chris Carrera is back to tell us how his year in Costa Rica with his family went. Not only does he share great songs that illustrate his journey, but he shares many of the life lessons he learned along the way, which include finding balance in all … Continue reading Episode 105: A Balanced Life with Chris Carrera

Episode 104: Dogfight with Jordan Formichelli and Trevor Gatcomb

September 22, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Jordan Formichelli, the director, and Trevor Gatcomb, the male lead, talk about Dogfight, currently playing at the Player’s Ring in downtown Portsmouth. Dogfight is a musical with music and lyrics by Pasek & Paul, a duo responsible for Dear Evan Hansen, James and the Giant Peach, and … Continue reading Episode 104: Dogfight with Jordan Formichelli and Trevor Gatcomb

Episode 103: Mystery/Thriller Novels with Darden North

September 8, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Darden North is a mystery and thriller novelist, a presenter for writing conferences, chairman of the board of the Mississippi Public Broadcasting Foundation, on the editorial board of the Journal of the Mississippi Medical Association, and a board-certified ob/gyn. Joining me from Jackson, Mississippi, Darden talks about … Continue reading Episode 103: Mystery/Thriller Novels with Darden North

Loving Mom

Recently I had an experience that was surreal in its timing and a reminder of the cyclical nature of life. Mid to late July I was anxiously awaiting the illustrations to be done for my book For I Am Yours and enjoying a rare time of fulfillment and joy. The day finally came that Lorraine … Continue reading Loving Mom

Episode 102: CBD and Soul Purpose with Nadine Thompson

August 4, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Nadine Thompson has dedicated her life as a social entrepreneur to empowering women and creating innovative entrepreneurial opportunities for people who want to improve the quality of their lives. Nadine has created a number of successful businesses under her brand Soul Purpose and is now working on … Continue reading Episode 102: CBD and Soul Purpose with Nadine Thompson

Episode 101: Historical Fiction with Thomas Ott

July 28, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Thomas Ott earned his Ph.D. in Caribbean History from the University of Tennessee and is the author of The Haitian Revolution: 1791-1804 and Saturday and the Witch Woman. In 2010 he retired from the University of North Alabama to write the story of Saturday, a slave on … Continue reading Episode 101: Historical Fiction with Thomas Ott

Episode 100: Serendipitous Text Message with Kasey Bergh

July 21, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Kasey Bergh found new love when she sent a text and got a wrong number. Ultimately, they met, fell in love and got married 3 years later.  Kasey and Henry’s love story has gone viral, not only because of that serendipitous text message but also because Henry … Continue reading Episode 100: Serendipitous Text Message with Kasey Bergh

Episode 99: The Narcissist’s Wife with Laura Mansfield

July 14, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Laura Mansfield joins me again to talk about her new book The Narcissist’s Wife. This is Laura’s second book. For this episode, we found more common ground and talked about our own experiences with narcissists, how to protect ourselves and our loved ones from becoming enmeshed with … Continue reading Episode 99: The Narcissist’s Wife with Laura Mansfield

Episode 98: Believe, Hope, Remember with Abby Rosser

July 7, 2019 All In with Pauline Hawkins Abby Rosser lives in Murfreesboro, Tennessee with her husband and four children. She is a former kindergarten teacher who is now an author, publishing 5 books in 6 years, and currently working on book 6. Abby talks about her writing journey, her books, what it means to … Continue reading Episode 98: Believe, Hope, Remember with Abby Rosser