It’s been a couple months since we did a show, because I got COVID! Fun times – not really. Fortunately, my family and I didn’t need hospitalization, and were over it fairly quickly. This is our first show back after that hiatus, and we’ve got some amazing guests here!
Amanda Innis is an award-winning screenwriter, produced playwright, and published author. She holds a Master of Arts in Writing, Literature and Publishing from Emerson College and a Bachelor of Science in Radio-Television-Film Communication from the University of Texas at Austin. M has interned on major Hollywood film sets and worked for Houghton Mifflin and Pearson before deciding to focus on her own writing. She lives in Livermore, California.
Dree Nicole is a poet, writer and author of the urban fiction novel The Other Woman Playbook: Rules of a Dangerous Game. A lover of books and a nature enthusiast, Dree writes with a vividity that gives her characters real depth and a palpable spark. She has been a lifelong writer, crafting other worlds and creating characters since the third grade. She lives and runs a small barbecue sauce business (De’Camari Road Sauces) from her home in Saint Charles County, Missouri. She spends her summers hiking nature trails and traveling with her husband and three children.
Rico was born and raised in Southwestern Idaho, is the oldest of five boys. He grew up in an area that was ripe for adventures for him and his younger brothers and numerous cousins. His love of storytelling is infectious and his bitter sweet stories will have you howling with laughter, grieving from tragedy and leaving you on the edge. Rico’s love of reading, exploring and traveling allured him to many parts of the globe including Lithuania where he taught English and capitalism, the United Kingdom where he studied global marketing, Mexico to learn Spanish and drink tequila, Cuba to dance with senoritas and fish the open sea. Rico has undergraduate degrees from Boise State University, Grand Canyon University, Staffordshire University, a Master’s Degree from Thunderbird, School of Global Management, a Doctorate Degree in Tequila and will be launching his own private brand of tequila – BAJARRIBA at year end in 2021. He and his artistic wife Connie have lived in Scottsdale, AZ area for 30 years.