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Interviews, reprise of the plays, reviews and my writing…

I’m so excited, Mary Pickford was such a great woman! Thank you
flapperpress https://flapperpress.com/post/women-of-the-silent-film-era-mary-pickford

 

Tops in Entertainment in the Blogtalk Network for my show with the Miss Fisher and The Crypt of Tears production team! We talked about creating the movie, how importnat the fans are and how exciting to work in Morocco, listen in;  http://tobtr.com/11703438  (photos by Ben King)

 

Also top on blogtalk was my chat with Streamed Shakespeare’s Emily McKnight we talked about Shakespeare, people’s need for entertainment and the joys and challenges of performing from home, listen in; http://tobtr.com/11720101

 

Reprises during lockdown from Sherri’s Playhouse;

Sherri’s Playhouse reprises radio play; Cat’s Pajamas!  This is the Roaring Twenties, it was a time of Speak- Easys, Bath Tub Gin and Smugglers and Mobsters. It was also a time that women were moving up in the world, they now have the vote, they have the right to go to college and get a job. This is also the time of the modern women, as well as dancing, smoking, short skirts and sexual exploration. So join Orchid as she brings us into this exciting world that opened the path for our world today! http://tobtr.com/11726808

 

 

Sherri’s Playhouse Reprises ZOE’S PROMISE; A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF EVA AND ZOE! A prequel of A Widgie Knight, Zoe’s Promise is the fun and zany story of Zoe creating the setting of  romantic promise that she made to Eva when they first met after they survived WW2 and the Nazis.  Happily settled in Australia Zoe is now able to keep the promise that she made to Eva at the displaced people camp in Egypt. Join us for the fun and zaniness!  http://tobtr.com/11729203

 

Sherri’s Playhouse reprises;Sherlock Holmes and The Terror By Night Train! Join Holmes, Watson, Irene Adler, along with famous detective C Augusta Dupin and a cast of memorable characters in this original play from writer William Goodwin, director Everett Robert and producer Sherri Rabinowitz ; http://tobtr.com/11723736

Coming this week; 

Coming on 5/17/20 at 7pm pacific time; this week; Sherri’s Playhouse reprises Murder At Home!

Last time on Chatting With Sherri;

Chatting With Sherri welcomed author Sulari Gentill we chatted about writing, publishing and how she is dealing with the lockdown; http://tobtr.com/11716349

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed back writer, actor & filmmaker; Elizabeth Gracen, we talked about her magazine Flapper Press, GenZ and how she and her family are dealing with the lockdown;   http://tobtr.com/11705532

 

Chatting With Sherri Welcomed Back author Jessica Brawner, we had a great time catching up, talking about the fact we can’t go to the cons because of lockdowns and how difficult it is to release a book right now.  She did a live virtual event on Facebook that was great, and we chatted about writing while your mind is wondering about the pandemic and the lockdown; http://tobtr.com/11713396

Chatting With Sherri welcomed publishers Barbra and Bryant Dillon, we chatted about their publishing work, writing and what they like to read themselves; http://tobtr.com/11708331

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes author Theresa Derwin, writing, finding time to work, how deal with all the crazy things outside and how she is helping her family and yet finding time to write at the same time ; http://tobtr.com/11708220

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed WOTF Emily Goodwin, we chatted about how the lockdown stopped their big week to celebrate the winners of the contest, but they still had thier event virtually and they decided to launch a special free writing seminar to help anyone who wanted to write get started, listen in ; http://tobtr.com/11724053

 

 

I had such a great time welcoming  back the delightful and enchanting; Anthony J and Julie Sharpe! We talked about how busy Anthony had been he did Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears and had a cameo, he did Robert the Bruce and  Hunters Moon! Not only has Anthony and Julie been busy at home with projects to make their home beautiful but they are both full of plans after the pandemic, Julie will begin her tour of Princes of The Night and Anthony has a bunch of projects he is working on, but mean while he started a really cool project called  Perfect Chaos, which is webseries that each contributor builds on like the old theater game of add on, I have seen the first four eps on YouTube and it is super!  Check out his project on  YouTube ; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCso4R_3u406CkoqACmu_rjQ  and listen into their show here;   http://tobtr.com/11726030

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed author Karen Viggers  we chatted about writing, her path to becoming a writer, as vet her worries for the animals of the world and how she is dealing with the lockdown; http://tobtr.com/11705528

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed the delightful and funk John Alsedek  of Suspense! We chatted about his library of  wonderful radio plays both adaptions and original works with first class actors in amazing stories.  We also chatted about the pandemic, reading books, watching movies and our crushes from our childhood, listen in;   http://tobtr.com/11726035

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed back  eminent Egyptologist Dr. Colleen Darnell, is an American Egyptologist, teaching Egyptian art history at the Naugatuck Valley Community College. Her areas of expertise include Late Period uses of the Underworld Books, ancient Egyptian military history, the literature of New Kingdom Egypt, and Egyptian revival history. We talked her latest discoveries with her husband Egyptologist John Darnell, her love vintage (especially 1920’s) and how to start your own collection, Agatha Christie (I can’t help myself,) and their new Youtube channel; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3PrBNQ3sqbHKXYgZX7aN4Q :  and listen to our chat here; http://tobtr.com/11729264

Coming up on Chatting With Sherri;

 

Chatting With Sherri author Leah Ning on 5/14/20 at 1pm pt;        http://tobtr.com/11729268

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes author; T Novan 5/19/20 1pm   http://tobtr.com/11692147

 

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes author Paul Wheaton about his book; Building A Better World In Your Backyard, Instead Of Being Angry At Bad Guys on 5/21/20 at 1pm pt;    http://tobtr.com/11735639

 

 

 

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Fan Fiction story; Generations; next chapter, Jack is exhausted; https://archiveofourown.org/works/20606039/chapters/58061095

 

 

Gaudy Night (Lord Peter Wimsey, #12)Gaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers


I am not sure how many times I have read this book but it never gets old. It is the first book to introduce me to Oxford in such glorious detail. I have been hungry for more info ever since, that was a long time ago. I didn’t get to visit Oxford when I went to the UK, I had little time but I wish I did.

It also finally gives me the ending I wanted between Peter and Harriet, yes there was a tangle of a mystery that they had to solve and it was a mind bender of chore. But the romance really was tested in this one, and I enjoyed both the emotion and the intellect involved in it.

In fact I think it is fascinating that we are still facing this question of how a woman should be in the 21st century. It is such a strange thing, no one questions if a man can be both heart and mind, even though it is just as much a battle (sometimes more so) for a man as it is for a woman. It poses some questions that still ring true today.

As usual Dorothy Sayers pulls your brain apart in several different directions and throws in languages that most people don’t know like Latin and Greek. At least I understood the French. The world has changed I remember the first time I went to the library to get the translations and now I just plug them into Google.

Sayers challenges you but she gives you the pleasure of a good hunt, with some lovely romance thrown in. Very much worth it, especially with the world as it is right now.



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Sherri’s Playhouse, Chatting With Sherri and Reviews

Happy Sixth Anniversary to my all my actors, playwrights and listeners for Sherri’s Playhouse!!!!!! Thank you everyone!!!!

Here are some of the shows from Sherri’s Playhouse, I thought during this time of isolation you might like a little free entertainment.
Let me know if you would like some more;

Cat’s Pajamas:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjTbxYwWv1A&t=23s


A Widgie Knight;
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uiFvgFyXnqQ&t=5s&fbclid=IwAR3RkHA52UXvPu43I8wOfUXh4gKRTJ5S-b5PaaoylV_zjEOEiEAPA816-qE

Murder At Home;
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_qZayUQtYY&t=7s



 

 

 

Tomorrow on Chatting With Sherri we welcome the production team of Miss Fisher and The Crypt Of Tears 4/05/20 at 7pm pacific time;     http://tobtr.com/11703438 

 

 

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I am so happy to have welcomed back the talented & charming; Adrienne Wilkinson! Adrienne  is a wonderfully talented actress best known as Xena’s daughter Eve/Livia on Xena Warrior Princess.   Adrienne and I chatted  about her new adventures, her hobbies and new projects; including her new movies; DREAMCATCHER, BURNING DOG  https://www.burningdogfilm.com

Her charity raffle:  http://adriennewilkinson.com/charitydinner/book/ 

 CAMEO:   www.cameo.com/yoadriennew    

 RAVE VIP:  for video fan meet & greets and for  coaching/consulting:  https://www.ravevip.com/profile/adriennewilkinson

  Her radio show; SUSPENSE  –   https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/suspense-radio-drama/id1114362951

The MOB; 3 full seasons, hundreds of actors interviewed for her little web series;  

season 1: www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6JHkveVqz8&list=PLEl3IlNX50tPhFe53ugd-BnwmRGFGiTyh

Season 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfAYw42Q3lQ&list=PLEl3IlNX50tOBEAs6iXwrAY_B7sud7TcO

season 3:  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEl3IlNX50tP1etq10rUf0CAruQ–Cpoa

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri chatted with talented artist Echo Chernik  we talked about her art, how the artistic community is handling the health crisis and about being charge of Illustrations for the Writers and Illustrators of the Future Award;  http://tobtr.com/11703436

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed back actor/writer/director; Eric Erickson, we talked about being a creative stuck at home during the lockdown of the health crisis, his new films including truth and creativity in diversity ;  http://tobtr.com/11695943

 

 

I was so excited to welcome back the diverse and talented actor,Travis McMahon, we talked about slipping his hat back on as Bert in Miss Fisher and The Crypt of Tears, his new film Rams and how he feels about current lockdown, the health crisis and trying his hand at writing a script ;    http://tobtr.com/11698016

 

We chatted with award winning artist Bruce Brenneise about his work, the health crisis and how he is keeping in touch with his fellow artists and how he felt being a winner in Writers And Illustrators of the Future helped his career;   http://tobtr.com/11698052

 

 

 

I had a great time chatting with screenwriter and author; Paul Coyle, we talked about writing spec scripts, getting start as teleplay writer for TV and his work for shows like Crazy Like A Fox and Xena. Now he is an author with a new book about his career is coming out very soon; http://tobtr.com/11692148

 

I had a lovely chat with author Stacy Tudor about writing, creativity and how important it is do what makes you happy and become as creative as you can ; http://tobtr.com/11688019

 

 

 

 

Treasure Chest by Rithebard – Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020), Miss Fisher’s Murder… http://archiveofourown.org/works/23406160 via @ao3org

(Picture is from trailer) This is about the movie with a quirk, it has Ivy in it from my fan fic series. The idea came to me and I just had to scribble it down.

Warning spoilers! Warning spoilers! Warning spoilers!

 

Chatting With Sherri chats with the cast of; Joe Kronus; Capture The Kaiser!!!! It’s a Sequel of the hit radio-play which takes off where part one ended. Does Terrence get his revenge? Does Joe save the day? listen to the cast chat about on March 15, 2020 at 7pm pt; http://tobtr.com/11688016

 

Murder and Mendelssohn (Phryne Fisher, #20)Murder and Mendelssohn by Kerry Greenwood

I really enjoyed this adventure, it was fun getting to see Phryne take on a Sherlock Holmes type and really showing him that he had it all wrong. We meet her dear friend from the war who she comforts and is there for when he needs her. We get to find about her spy days and meet some of the spooks of her past. Of course, the framework is the choir, which of course Phryne joins to figure out who was the killer. And it was lovely to have so much of Jack Robinson in it, her favorite detective and her dear friend in the books. (In this book more then others that I have read he is closer to the Jack Robinson of the TV series. Especially when it comes to food.)

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Great shows and projects!

I am now casting for our new season of Sherri’s Playhouse, we have some really exciting shows coming up!!!! So anyone who is interested in acting in a radio play please get in touch. No pay but a lot of great exposure. It is all done via Skype and phone so you can call from anywhere! We especially need male voices.  https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/ 

 

I would like to thank you everyone who supported my attempt to bring Cat’s Pajama’s to the stage.  Sadly it failed.  I really tried hard.  It was the true college try.  It just breaks my heart.  I worked so hard.  But it was not to be.

 

Coming soon an audio book for my memoir; Entering My Second Half!  I am so excited, this one is really personal so keep your eye on this space but for now here is the link to all the ways you can buy the book; http://authorpage.com/books/127

 

 

 

 

I had so much fun chatting with the wonderful John C. Alsedek and Dana Perry Hayes about their show Suspense! We talked about writing a radio drama, how they got such great voice artists and what is coming up on their show; http://tobtr.com/10559499

 

I had a such a great time with Highlander Star & film maker; Elizabeth Gracen!  We chatted about her playing a part in my new radio play Joe Kronus as Jane Austen!!  We talked about her work on the radio show Suspense and how much fun it is to act with your voice only.  I would also like to thank  Elizabeth Gracen for her wonderful endorsement of Cats Pajamas for my attempt to bring to the theater.  Thank you so much Elizabeth.  https://www.kickstarter.com/…/be-a-part-of-theater-…/updates 

 

 

Coming soon on Chatting With Sherri we welcome back author Andy Peloquin 11:30 am Pt on 2/13/18  http://tobtr.com/10573971

 

 

 

Nicholas Davidge, Steven L Sears and Elizabeth Gracen earned 4,684 impressions over the last week!!!

 

 

 

 

I wrote two new really weird short story called; Another Time by Sherri Rabinowitz http://authorpage.com/stories/130

Unexpected by Sherri Rabinowitz;

And the first one again; We’re On Our Way! by Sherri Rabinowitz 

 

 

Some fan fiction I have been scribbling between projects;

It’s Ivy’s Second Birthday and the family gathers to celebrate.

Ivy’s Birthday by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries http://archiveofourown.org/works/13568007

Happy Ending of the story and the series. (or is it?)

Love Comes In All Forms by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries http://archiveofourown.org/works/5836417

The fun and strange finish to my breaking the fourth wall fan fiction story;

Privateers by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries http://archiveofourown.org/works/12267027 chapter 4;

A surprise suspect comes into the case.

Germ Art by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries http://archiveofourown.org/works/8584708

 

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I am hosting an #AuthorsAMA for my Cat’s Pajama’s Campaign!

I added some rewards for my  Kickstarter to get the financing to make it the stage play happen. So you can be a part of theater and put Cat’s Pajamas on the stage! http://kck.st/2meg7vY   Even if you don’t live here in California, you can be a part of the theater.

I’m hosting an #AuthorsAMA JAN 25, 2018 9:00PM EST about expand the radio play Cat’s Pajamas into a play for the stage through a kickstarter campaign
https://authorsama.com/my-radio-play-cats-pajamas-is-a-very-successful-show-one-of-the-top-shows-on-477256#c274383

 

Chatted with the fabulous Gary Williams and Vicky Knerly about the new book; Blood Legacy on Chatting With Sherri!  We had a great time, we chatted about inspiration and what to do with ideas that do not fit.  It was a really fun chat! http://tobtr.com/10525797

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed back author and screenwriter Melissa Good! We had a great time.  We chatted about fan fiction versus writing a novel.  And how she started to write in the first place. Listen in; http://tobtr.com/10512095 The picture is from the episode of Xena that Melissa Good wrote called Coming Home.

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed actor and musician Nick Davidge , we talked how he went from art and music to acting.  We talked about his band the tour he went on to acting in Sherri’s Playhouse’s latest show Hamlet!!!! He played a much, much older character Polonius and how much fun he had in playing the part; http://tobtr.com/10514919

 

 

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Condor Con was this weekend I had a great time, I was not sure if I would because of personal reasons but it worked out. I was on some great panels about time travel and fan fiction.  And I met a rather lovely wizard!

 

New review for A Kitty’s View; https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/R3SSJMAS16KC66/ref=cm_cr_srp_d_rvw_ttl?ie=UTF8&ASIN=1540608522

 

I have a great voice artist to help me create an audio book for my memoir; Entering My Second Half!  I am so excited, this one is really personal so keep your eye on this space but for now here is the link to all the ways you can buy the book; http://authorpage.com/books/127

I wrote a really weird short story called; We’re On Our Way! by Sherri Rabinowitz  I may write some more and create an anthology, it depends how people feel about this one.

 

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Cat’s Pajamas, Hamlet and The Chatty!!!

Well, I am going to try to bring my dreams of having one of my plays on stage come to life! I started a campaign yesterday on Kickstarter to get the financing to make it happen. So you can be a part of theater and put Cat’s Pajamas on the stage! http://kck.st/2meg7vY  I have some great rewards listed and even if you don’t live here in California, you can be a part of the theater, kind of cool, huh? 
I would like to thank everyone who listened to  Hamlet on the New Years Eve, we have had amazing numbers.  I think I can speak for the whole cast,  we were all stunned! To be honest I wasn’t sure about doing it as a recording, I like the live theater aspect of it but since it was a holiday it was nice to just press a button and let it go.  I would like to thank Everett  Robert who edited it all Christmas week, Nick Davidge for all the sound effects that he created for the broadcast, And C. B. Floyd for his help in editing the play.  And Anne Louise Fortune for adapting and directing the play for the radio theater.  For those who missed it please listen to here for our archive of it;  http://tobtr.com/10488099  
And to listen to the cast chat about the whole experience here is the link; http://tobtr.com/10488099 
If you would like to join all the fun of our next production please drop us a line; https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/   

I am also working on a play for this season’s Sherri’s Playhouse and several books it is going to be a busy writing period for me.

I would like to send my special love and thanks to our winners of  this year.  They are Anthony and Julie Sharpe for most live listens! And a tie between Chris Lemmon and Travis Mcmahon for most downloads!!  Congratulations to you all!!!! Thank you for being on Chatting With Sherri, I don’t know what I would do with out such amazing and fantastic guests!!!

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomed author Bruno A. Ribeiro about his book; The Book of All Lovers, we chatted about writing and how he went from being an a fine artist to an author.  And the difference in treatment between the artist and author.  All very interesting;  

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes back author and screenwriter Melissa Good on Jan 9th at 11am pt; http://tobtr.com/10512095 The picture is from the episode of Xena that Melissa Good wrote called Coming Home.

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes actor and musician Nick Davidge on Jan 18th at 1pm pt http://tobtr.com/10514919

 

 

 

A special treat for my Patreons members from the gifted Steven L Sears! A really great video about how a script is developed, and as entertaining as Steven always is so you know it’s a fun story!

I am also going to create an  audio book for my memoir; Entering My Second Half, so keep your eye on this space but for now here is the link to all the ways you can buy the book; http://authorpage.com/books/127

Next year I will be taking part in Condor as a speaker, watch this space! http://www.condorcon.org/category/speakers/

 

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Mentoring, Hamlet, Patreon, interviews and other scattered subjects this week!

I have taken up with an idea about mentoring a few writers.  Just to get my toes wet. My mentoring is for a targeted period on a retainer for 10-15 hours specific targeted help. Non refundable.
If you like the support you can re-sign up. And as part of that deal you get a free interview on Chatting with Sherri for your new book with all the advertising that goes with that. Afterwards we can discuss how you did and how you can use the knowledge toward your own platform. Sound me a note if your interested at; https://www.facebook.com/RithebardWebsite/
I am giving one more month for the sale for my book’s anniversary, to celebrate; you can buy the e-book of the book for just one dollar;  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B015T985JO/EnteringMySecondHalf/?tag=authorpage03-20 
 I also thought you would enjoy this short article I wrote, MY JANE AUSTEN BOOK CLUB: LOVELY JANEITES: WHAT WOULD JANE DO? http://t.co/splrpNbAHr
We are doing Hamlet, it is a very short version so don’t worry but it is an amazing thing to produce Shakespeare.  One thing I really find interesting is how many phrases and words come from this play.  If you think Hamlet is not your cup of tea listen to the words, you will be amazed how many times you hear his words in our modern language and people just don’t realize it. If you would like to take part in our next production please drop us a line;https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/  
Just to get you in the mood for our radio theater here is;  My radio play Cat’s Pajamas https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjTbxYwWv1A was tops on Twitter in the last week 🙂
This week on Chatting With Sherri we welcome back Highlander Star, author and film maker; Elizabeth Gracen! http://tobtr.com/10318049
Also this week on Chatting With Sherri we welcome author Michael Okon on 10/12/2017  at 11ampt  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2017/10/12/chatting-with-sherri
 
 On Chatting With Sherri we welcomed back playwright and actor; Everett Robert! We talked to Everett about theater, writing, Shakespeare and the new shows coming up on Sherri’s Playhouse; .
Chatting With Sherri welcomed back photographer Chris Loomis!  We chatted about inspiration, cartoons, creativity and his work with models and celebrities.  It was a lot of fun; http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2017/10/04/chatting-with-sherri-welcomes-back-photographer-chris-loomis
Tops in Entertainment Ian L Sitren last week 🙂


 Ian L. Sitren, Tanya Lemani and Cat’s Pajama’s tops on Twitter with 3,428 impressions over the last week

 
 
 

Love Comes In All Forms by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries http://archiveofourown.org/works/5836417

The bomber has been stalking Wardlow while the family was settling down at Jack’s sisters place.

 

Privateers by Rithebard – Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysterieshttp://archiveofourown.org/works/12267027

For once if this story does not continue it is not my fault!

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Busy Month Ahead!

I have a very busy month ahead, a lot of projects some you know and some I can’t chat about.  Hopefully I will soon.  But I am working on my shows, Chatting With Sherri, Sherri’s Playhouse, my plays, my books …etc….

 

 

 

Happy World Theater Day!
This is not a secret I love the theater, and I love that there is a day to celebrate it. I love the theater to go to and to perform in, I love radio theater, (which I take part in) i love community theater, (which I also take part in.) I love going to professional theater which I have been going to since I was 7 years old (I saw Porgy and Bess at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion with my class.) I have seen plays in LA, Chicago, San Diego and London. My parents went to Broadway for their honeymoon, it is a family tradition. Anyway go to the theater or if you can’t afford that please listen to our radio theater, all by new playwrights that were performed live on the air;https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3gst-mQJWiD01j4fcNCfjg

By the way we are still casting our coming plays if your interested let me know. I think we are going to have an amazing season, I can’t wait.  If your interested in being  a part Sherri’s Playhouse  please send me a note here; https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/

 

 

 

Last days to get all my Kindle E-books are 1.00 each. Get them while they are hot!

I had a lot of fun chatting with author RM Alexander about writing, how characters have their own with the author’s mind and working at the same time as you live your life; Listen in; .

 

 

I also had a great time chatting the lovely and talented  Adrienne Wilkinson we chatted about her hobbies on her time off such as travel and museums, and all of her wonderful projects that she has coming up. Listen in.

 

 

 

 

Back by popular demand the always entertaining producer/screenwriter/author Steven L Sears; March 28th 1030am pt.

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri will be chatting with Dr. Janina Scarlet about Superhero Therapy! on 4/4/2017 11:00 AMPDT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2017/04/04/chatting-with-sherri

 

 

 

Chatting With Sherri welcomes author Andy Peloquin to chat about his new books on 4/6/2017 11:00 AMPDT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2017/04/06/chatting-with-sherri

 

 

 

Last week my Interview with Lee Murray made tops in entertainment on Blogtalk!

 

 

 

 

And this week I am so excited, my show with the wonderful   is now tops on again! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/entertainment/archived/17 photo by

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The Nominations for The Chatty are here!

This is going to be a real busy time, I have my book fair, The Chatty Awards, Sherri’s Playhouse, Chatting With Sherri and two books. (Plus some other surprises that I can’t talk about right now.) Yeesh! 

 

So this years nominations of The Chatty Award are for; (this is not in any order)
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Chris Lemmon

 

 

 

 

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Panel for the anthology; Refuge

 

 

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Honorable Mention; (These are highly rated by are not eligible for one reason or another.)
Nathan Page (Half hour interview from last year.)
#JohnDoe (Radio play from Sherri’s Playhouse last year)
Chris Lemmon (interview last year)
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Look in at the end of December for the top 5, remember to listen to your favorites to help move them up.

 

 

 

00-xena-coverIn December I will be on a couple of shows talking about my new book; Interview with Larry Whitler, the host of “AMOcala Live!” the morning drive show on WOCA “The Source” on December 2, 2016 at 11:20 AM ET/8:20 AM PT and interview on Madame Perry’s Salon  on Blogtalk radio; Wednesday December 7, 2016 at 7PM ET/ 4PM PT!!!  So drumroll… here is my cover for my new book, isn’t cute?  It is an animated version of my own kitty and your guide in “A Kitty’s View!”    It’s a new interactive children’s book that stars her (though her name is not used,) .”  The book is interactive and I will have a page on my website which will be just for this book, for you to share your answers to the questions in the book, the pages you colored and for a segment I am calling A Kitty’s ?Questions.” http://sherrirabinowitz.simplesite.com/430022594  but right now it is under construction so watch this page and I will let you know when it is active. Watch this page, you will soon be able to buy a copy of this fun book!!!!

 

00-a-new-play-posterSo our first task is complete the casting of our first show of the season “Terror By Night Train, A Sherlock Holmes Mystery,” and I can’t wait.  We have a hell of a cast and great radio play.  It is my hope we will knock your socks off; https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/ Listen to our previous seasons or please check out my channel on YouTube; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3gst-mQJWiD01j4fcNCfjg

0-webisode-posterOn Tuesday we Chatted with  the creators, cast and crew of the new web series; “Voyeur!” It was a lot of fun, we talked about how the new series was created. What they hoped for and how they went about creating this world of social media that is the focus of the series. Listen in here;  . And check out their series here; http://www.voyeurtheseries.com/!

 

00egracenheadshot100-a-small-pic-of-elizabeth-book-coverChatting With Sherri welcomes Highlander star and author; Elizabeth Gracen! on 11/29/2016 10:30 AM PST;  http://tobtr.com/s/9627689. We will chat about Highlander, her production company and her new children’s book; SHALILLY!

 

 

 

 

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So all the books are in, now I have a lot of work ahead.  So please join us on Christmas Day to check out a lot of great work, of wonderful artists.  Support authors, in this time books are the gateway to knowledge that will help you through what is ahead; https://www.facebook.com/Book-Fair-920456447981808

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This week for the Global E-book Award,please check out my book and 0-geba-nomineeplease review it if you are able to purchase it.  Thanks xx ; https://www.amazon.com/Entering-Second-Half-Sherri-Rabinowitz-ebook/dp/B015T985JO/ref=pd_rhf_dp_p_img_2?ie=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=BC5SWT71QRRXS8SC59TP

 

 

 

Great interviews on my website; http://sherrirabinowitz.simplesite.com/424092387

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Sometimes stuff happens…

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 Sometimes stuff happens and this time a lot of stuff happened.  Real life can be difficult between working your way through problems to being sick or helping others who are sick, it delays things, like updates to my blog. Sorry for the delay but it really could not be helped. 

 

 

13342243_979851968798544_763470828_nI am so honored that my friend, Mary D. Brooks has  allowed me to present her beloved characters Zoe and Eva in my next radio play for Sherri’s Playhouse.  We will be presenting it in mid-July it is called The Widgie Knight.  It is a lovely play about survivors and love. Here is your first glimpse at the poster for that production and for future updates please check Sherri’s Playhouse’s page; https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/ By the way Cat’s Pajama’s is still doing very well on Blogtalk, it has been in the tops in Entertainment for several weeks 🙂

 

Ok, so I have been having a lot of bad stuff hit the fan of late so I have not been able to update.  Including being sick as a dog with the flu.

Below is an essential update for each of the shows and how you can hear the show and check up on the guest;

 We chatted with author LJ Hachmeister about inspiration on Wed she was lovely and delightful and abomination3ddespite an evil interloper still managed to have a good time.  Please listen in;  https://t.co/h0VklY0AYo. Her website is;www.triorion.com

 

 

 

We chatted with  author Eileen R Mueller about her books and creativity, she was delightful and wonderful. WeEileen Mueller cover photo had a lot of fun! There was a delay in the archive but it is now avail at;  https://t.co/m1vbq5LQfk. You can also check her out at;  http://facebook.com/nzmueller

 

 

 

 

Last week we chatted with Andy Rickert about his novel; Walton on Chatting With Sherri how it is so close to WALTONour current election situation and how art sometimes does reflect our current choices in life; you can listen to him his archive here; http://tobtr.com/s/8908143 Or check out his blog; https://andyrickert1.wordpress.com/

 

 

 

We chatted with the delightful and talented author RM Alexander to chat about; The Determined You! Robin isTRY Cover to fix ebook eyes USE always fun and interesting, please listen in to our fun chat;  https://t.co/hiX9tRlV8w You can also check out her work here; Http://www.rmalexanderauthor.wix/rmalexanderauthor

 

 

 

 

 We had a fabulous time chatting with the talented photographer, Chris Loomis we had an amazing time talking to this chris loomiscelebrity  photographer about his stunning work. You can listen here;  And see his amazing work; www.chrisloomis.com

 

 

Coming up next week;

Actor Damion Poitier from; Captain America: Civil War comes to Chatting With Sherri! 6/14/2016 10:30damion pic civil warAM PDT http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/06/14/actor-damion-poitier-IMG_4958from-captain-america-civil-war-comes-to-cws

 

 

 

 

 

Special Feature!!!

Next is a feature that we have not had in a while, an author interview.

Me (1)My guest this week is; James Richardson from Blacksburg, SC!

His works include;

Twilight City: Edward the Silver Werewolf (Son’ of Cain series),

Edward must overcome his anger at what’s been done to him. The deaths of his daughter’s haunts his mind throughout the long centuries. He must put all that aside in order to stop the Son’s twilight_city_frontcover_jamesrichardson_soul71_sll_sllb_sscof Cain from dominating the world of man, and free the long forgotten Cain from his imprisonment.

The Terra Drago Chronicles: The Sacrifice(Reign of Fire series),

Cominus thought he had lost his younger brother, only to find he was in a world where myth and legends walk the land. There he learns of the curse that plagues their bloodline, and that Terra drago front (1)his brother was running out of time as his own curse consumes him. With the help of his brother Cominus they bring an end to a war that has raged on for millennia.

Tell us a bit about yourself and your back ground?

It wasn’t until I red R.A. Salvatore’s The Dark Elf trilogy that I found myself thinking. What if I did this then one day I picked up a pen. The words just flowed onto the paper, within a week I had half of a book done granted it was a rough draft. Let that didn’t stop me from soldering on until I was done. Then something strange happened when I was writing the ending to Terra Drago. Idea’s flowed into my head of future books in that series along with many other’s. That was when I knew being an author was what I wanted to do.

When you go through your need to write time do you make deals with your friends and family? 

 Not really if they see my noise in a notebook scribbling down a paragraph they know to wait until I’m done. You never know when inspiration will strike!

Does reading a good book ignite your imagination?

 Oh most difently sometimes I take on the role of the main character as I read along, or I make another character in my head that travel’s along side the main character. There have been times that I’ve been so engross in a book. That I burst out laughing because my mind came up with a witty remark to the main characters dialogue. Then my family looks at me if I’ve gone insane.

Do you love history? Does it have a part in creating your stories?

 Of course, myth and legends of that time I believe make’s a person ask “what if”. What if that legend was true, how would they evolve over the ages. How would their children look like, act like, or simply watched as the flow of time passed. Would they live in the shadows of human civilization or would they take center stage.

Give us a taste of the best part of your book, what do you want readers to take away from the experience?

 Well in Twilight City its were Edward was captured sneaking on board the Queen of the West. When I created Jacob to be Edward’s nemesis I didn’t think I would grow to hate my own character. Let when Edward was chained down in the maintenance room on board his ship, and Edward was pounding on Jacob even chained. I was so routing for Edward as Jacob laid on the floor. Then in Terra Drago it’s when Draco and Cominus are on his roof before their trip to Sandsabar. I mean what little boy hasn’t dreamed about having a sword fight with his older brother.

What do you think all the different styles of publishing? 

 I can’t really say about traditional publishing, I went the self publishing route. I can see the merit’s of both. If an agent contacted me today I probably sign, seeing they have more resources to get my work into reader’s hands then I do a the moment.

What was the biggest satisfaction in completing your book?

It’s when I see the smiles on their faces, the emotion’s that play across their face as the reader’s connect with the characters. For me its not about the money it’s about the world’s I create in my books that allows people to lose themselves if for only a short time.

Tell us a bit about your working on now?

8. Right now I’m working on a book called The Balance: Darkness Unchained. It’s about a fallen god and a Chicago Detective as the race to stop Lucifer’s rising. It should be out within a month or two then off to write the second book for Twilight City.

Thank you Richard, for more information about our guest author please check out his author page; http://www.amazon.com/James-Richardson/e/B01DXPZBGQ/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1465515911&sr=1-1

 

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Auditions, Chats and Writing…A Busy Time…

I really need actors who can do a British or Australian accent.  I have a lot of parts to cast.  Please send in your????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? resumes we are now holding auditions now, don’t miss out we have one more week to go;  https://www.facebook.com/Sherris-Playhouse-1415103118746094/

 

 

 

2_poster cats pajamas w actorsMy play was Cat’s Pajama’s tops in Entertainment on Blogtalk Radio last week! That is so cool! Join the excitement of ’20’s!!!! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2016/04/24/sherris-playhouse-presents-cats-pajamas

chris pic 1chris loomisTomorrow on Chatting With Sherri we welcome talented photographer, Chris Loomis 10:30 AM PT! I am so excited to chat with this amazing photographer, his work is stunning; 

I had a great time with the panel from the Writers and Illustrators of Future.  They are a very interesting and diverse group. listen in to this fun chat;  writers of the future signings

 

 

I had a great chat with the talented Magician, author and host; Andrew Mayne! We talked magic, books andmagicmischief inspiration.  It was a really fun and fascinating chat, listen in; .

 

 

 

Inspector SullivanAnna and Sullivan come back from the theater; Two Hearts Becoming One by Rithebard – Lord Peter Wimsey – Dorothy L. Sayers, Father Brown;  http://archiveofourown.org/works/6109604  

 

 

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Most people dream of the future and the past; Fantasy Time Inc by Sherri Rabinowitz; https://t.co/LwtbXJxwyt 

bigger cats_rgb300 (2) for childrens bookA unique way to encourage self-esteem in little ones; Different Is Beautiful: A Love Note To The Children Of The World;  

 

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