Daily Detour with Dan Roberts

S2E4 🐎 Horse Girl Author 📚Carrie Seim 👧

May 12, 2021 Dan Roberts Season 2 Episode 4
Daily Detour with Dan Roberts
S2E4 🐎 Horse Girl Author 📚Carrie Seim 👧
Chapters
0:44
Excuses
2:33
Good News-Girl with Heart Defects Gets Her Wish
4:07
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 1
5:22
What's the Deal with Girls and Horses?
7:07
A Classic Horse Story
9:13
The Inspiration for Horse Girl
12:10
About the Book
15:04
A Good Message for Tweens
16:09
An Embarrassment of Compliments
20:24
The Lois Lane Times
22:15
Sibling Rivalry
24:57
Parody Ad-The Mare Club for Men
26:27
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 2
26:32
Outsourcing Love
29:45
Snagging an Interview with Betty White
31:16
Invited to Audition for SNL
39:16
Ad-Dan's New Nina Noir Notebooks on Amazon
41:08
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 3
41:51
Improve Your Writing with Improv
42:55
The Flying Flamingo Sisters
47:29
Plot vs Characters
49:43
The More You Read, The Better You Write
51:16
Finding a Publisher
53:34
Self Publishing
54:18
Writing is Rewriting
55:01
Writing for TV
55:59
Put Your Work Out There!
59:19
Date Night
1:00:54
Clubhouse Explained
1:02:39
Next Week-Conquering Our Fears
Daily Detour with Dan Roberts
S2E4 🐎 Horse Girl Author 📚Carrie Seim 👧
May 12, 2021 Season 2 Episode 4
Dan Roberts

Good News: Haley Sue Crandall loves horses. As soon as she saw her first horse, she wanted to ride. But Haley was born with a heart defect and her dreams wouldn't come true--until now.

Guest: Carrie Seim is the creator of the best-selling Audible series: The Flying Flamingo Sisters, hailed by The New York Times as a Best Audiobook for Road Trips with Kids. Her new middle-grade novel from Penguin is HORSE GIRL, described as “Mean Girls meets Black Beauty.”

Carrie served as a staff writer for several Nickelodeon comedy variety shows.

She has written for The New York Times, The Atlantic, Cosmopolitan, The New York Post, Condé Nast Traveler and NPR.

Carrie is also an actress, an alum of the world-famous Groundlings comedy troupe, appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, and was invited to audition for SNL.

Parody Commercial: The Mare Club for Men. Clyde Clydesdale, president of the Mare Club for Men has a solution for balding men: horse hair!

Plus:
Dan and his wife have their first official date-night since everything shut down because of the pandemic. Dan explains Clubhouse, does an Open Mic in the app and makes lame excuses for why this week's episode is late. He does apologize.

Ways to support the podcast:
Nina Noir Notebooks on Amazon
Dan likes to draw and his new character Nina Noir decorates a couple of notebooks you might find helpful. One is for your To Do list each day. the other is for your Usernames and Passwords. Both are under $10 each. Find them on Amazon.

Daily Detour Shop
Consider supporting the Daily Detour with a purchase from our Tee Public shop. Nina Noir shirts! Funny shirts, lifestyle shirts and yes, shirts with the damn podcast logo.
Tees and hoodies that are perfect for Spring.
Also: Coffee and travel mugs for work and home.

Review the Podcast
Thank you for listening to the Daily Detour. May we ask a small favor? Would you please write a review on Apple Podcasts? It will help more listeners find this program that you are enjoying. Or are at least tolerating. Thank you so much!

The Daily Detour now has a blog!
Lots of NEW content, plus text versions of things you heard on the podcast, with additional info and commentary. Weekly word-search puzzles. And lovely full-color pictures! Check it out here.

Dig Deeper  Dan’s website has all kinds of audio, video and pics to check out.

Show Notes Chapter Markers

Good News: Haley Sue Crandall loves horses. As soon as she saw her first horse, she wanted to ride. But Haley was born with a heart defect and her dreams wouldn't come true--until now.

Guest: Carrie Seim is the creator of the best-selling Audible series: The Flying Flamingo Sisters, hailed by The New York Times as a Best Audiobook for Road Trips with Kids. Her new middle-grade novel from Penguin is HORSE GIRL, described as “Mean Girls meets Black Beauty.”

Carrie served as a staff writer for several Nickelodeon comedy variety shows.

She has written for The New York Times, The Atlantic, Cosmopolitan, The New York Post, Condé Nast Traveler and NPR.

Carrie is also an actress, an alum of the world-famous Groundlings comedy troupe, appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, and was invited to audition for SNL.

Parody Commercial: The Mare Club for Men. Clyde Clydesdale, president of the Mare Club for Men has a solution for balding men: horse hair!

Plus:
Dan and his wife have their first official date-night since everything shut down because of the pandemic. Dan explains Clubhouse, does an Open Mic in the app and makes lame excuses for why this week's episode is late. He does apologize.

Ways to support the podcast:
Nina Noir Notebooks on Amazon
Dan likes to draw and his new character Nina Noir decorates a couple of notebooks you might find helpful. One is for your To Do list each day. the other is for your Usernames and Passwords. Both are under $10 each. Find them on Amazon.

Daily Detour Shop
Consider supporting the Daily Detour with a purchase from our Tee Public shop. Nina Noir shirts! Funny shirts, lifestyle shirts and yes, shirts with the damn podcast logo.
Tees and hoodies that are perfect for Spring.
Also: Coffee and travel mugs for work and home.

Review the Podcast
Thank you for listening to the Daily Detour. May we ask a small favor? Would you please write a review on Apple Podcasts? It will help more listeners find this program that you are enjoying. Or are at least tolerating. Thank you so much!

The Daily Detour now has a blog!
Lots of NEW content, plus text versions of things you heard on the podcast, with additional info and commentary. Weekly word-search puzzles. And lovely full-color pictures! Check it out here.

Dig Deeper  Dan’s website has all kinds of audio, video and pics to check out.

Excuses
Good News-Girl with Heart Defects Gets Her Wish
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 1
What's the Deal with Girls and Horses?
A Classic Horse Story
The Inspiration for Horse Girl
About the Book
A Good Message for Tweens
An Embarrassment of Compliments
The Lois Lane Times
Sibling Rivalry
Parody Ad-The Mare Club for Men
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 2
Outsourcing Love
Snagging an Interview with Betty White
Invited to Audition for SNL
Ad-Dan's New Nina Noir Notebooks on Amazon
Carrie Seim Interview, Part 3
Improve Your Writing with Improv
The Flying Flamingo Sisters
Plot vs Characters
The More You Read, The Better You Write
Finding a Publisher
Self Publishing
Writing is Rewriting
Writing for TV
Put Your Work Out There!
Date Night
Clubhouse Explained
Next Week-Conquering Our Fears