Author Lorie Langdon joins the StoryMen to tell us about her new book, the contemporary young adult fairy tale Doon. We learn her long and painful journey to publishing Doon, and talk some of the key themes of the book, all without spoiling it (mostly). At the end, you can win a free copy!
In this Episode:
2:00 – Where’s Clay?
4:00 – Lorie Langdon and Doon
8:00 – The journey toward Doon
16:00 – Teling a modern day fairy tale
21:00 – Can Lorie fire JR.?!
26:30 – The spirituality of Doon
33:00 – Gender in Doon
45:00 – GIVEAWAY!!
StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako
StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann
StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley
By JR. Forasteros
JR. lives in Dallas, TX with his wife Amanda. In addition to exploring the wonders that are the Lone Star state, JR. is the teaching pastor at Catalyst Community Church, a writer and blogger. His book, Empathy for the Devil, is available from InterVarsity Press. He's haunted by the Batman, who is in turn haunted by the myth of redemptive violence.