Authors of the Pacific Northwest

Episode 8: William Cook: Contemporary Short Story & Fiction

May 14, 2018

Episode 8: William Cook: Contemporary Short Story & Fiction 

 In This Episode, You’ll Hear:

 (Podcast run time 40 minutes)


  • 1:06 - Introduction to William Cook: Contemporary Short Story & Fiction Author
  • 2:28 - Vikki & William discuss what readers should know about him
  • 3:43 - William shares his titles
  • 7:08- William talked about his wife’s paintings
  • 8:21 - Vikki & William discuss his publishing journey
  • 11:30 -William and Vikki talk about marketing for authors
  • 12:20 - William shares with Vikki his author support groups and associations
  • 14:31 - William shares his inspiration
  • 16:07 - Vikki & William discuss the creative “voices” authors experience
  • 18:47 - William and Vikki talk about the concept of “plotters vs. panster”
  • 20:42 - William shares his future works
  • 23:00 - William reads from his short story, Looking at the Sun


Connect with William Cook:



Amazon Author’s


Links And Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

 Willamette Writers:

Northwest Independent Writers Association:


Podcast Music Credits:

 Artist: Kevin MacLead

Title: Backbay Lounge

Album: Teh Jazzes, 2017



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