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26 things I learned from starting a literary podcast

Before I started my podcast “Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books,” I was just your average hardcore booklover. I regularly shopped at bookstores, always excitedly perusing the new releases, stacking hardcovers in my arms up to my chin, and plopping them down at the register.

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Moms Don’t Have Time to Write is a new Medium publication inspired by the award-winning podcast Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books, hosted by Zibby Owens.

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Zibby Owens

Creator and host of award-winning podcast, Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books. CEO. Author. Mom of 4.

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