Category: Podcast

Print vs. E: The Final Countdown

It’s an XOXO After Darkcast Quickie, and the ladies throw down over format. Which is better, print or e-book? One guess where each of our hosts falls on that spectrum! Enjoy your reads, however you get ’em, and remember…the best conversations happen after dark.    

Quickies: Burn ALL The Bras!

Shopping for bras, that actually fit, can be very difficult. It can be double difficult when you yourself are in the double Ds (see what we did there?). The ladies do the heavy lifting for you in this podcast! Find out where the ladies find their best fit and pick up some tips and tricks […]

Gettin’ Dirty with Lisi Harrison

The Darkcast ladies get dirty today…we’re talking about dirty books, of course! Abby, Kate and Lauren discuss the ways in which erotic books are empowering and how female storytelling can change the world. Plus, they reminisce about passing their favorite “dirty” books around the lunchroom when they were girls. Then they’re joined by New York […]

Colleen Hoover Joins the Darkcast!

We are SO excited to have Colleen Hoover on the latest episode of the podcast! Abby flew semi-solo on this one, talking with Colleen and her ace publicist, Ariele Fredman, in the studio. They talk about Colleen’s rise from her debut self-published novel to her current position as crossover superstar, get the scoop on her […]

Their Dad Wrote a Porno!

The ladies of the XOXO After Darkcast are so excited to have Jamie Morton and James Cooper, two of the creators of viral podcast sensation My Dad Wrote a Porno, in which they read aloud and critique the explicit erotic novel written by (you guessed it) Jamie’s dad. We discuss what they’ve learned about Dad (aka […]

I Swept Swamp Cabbage! ft. Molly Harper

We had a good ol’ southern time on the podcast this week, as we spoke to bestselling author Molly Harper about her southern roots, her quirky sense of humor, and her brand-new women’s fiction series, Southern Eclectic! The ladies of the Darkcast start out talking about the hazards of getting older, and that spirals into […]

I Like a Breeze Down There ft. Kate Meader

The ladies of the Darkcast talk about Chicago, that windiest of cities, because we’re interviewing author Kate Meader about her brand new Chicago hockey series that begins with IRRESISTIBLE YOU! And keep listening for our Chicago trivia quiz at the end–could you beat us? Listen now!

Florida Has a Reputation

This week’s XOXO podcast is almost criminal–the ladies talk about true crime books, and what they love (or hate) about them. Of course we talk about Serial, the podcast that started the latest obsession with true crime stories, and that leads us perfectly into our interview with Kathleen Barber, the author of ARE YOU SLEEPING! Plus, […]

What We’re Reading This Month

The ladies of the podcast have done some quality reading now that summer is slowing down, and they’ve got recommendations to share with you! Hear what they have to say about Dark Matter by Blake Crouch (NB: Diana felt Abby’s description of this book was spoilery, but she disagreed–listen at your own risk!), What Alice Forgot by […]

Young Love is the Best Love

This week the XOXO After Darkcast welcomes two special guests, editorial assistants Laura Waters and Molly Gregory! In addition to being delightful and talented young editors in the making, they also happen to be newly in love–so the jaded Darkcast ladies were dying to recall just what that first flush of romance is like. We […]

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