February 7, 2023

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The Writer’s Block

Matt Robinson, author of “Lions, Tigers, and… Bulldogs: An unofficial guide to the legends and lore of the Ivy League” (www.LionsTigersBulldogs.com) hosts this program on writing and the experience of getting a book published.
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Episode 11 - Sanjiv Chopra

November 2022


Matt welcomes a very special guest in studio, Dr. Sanjiv Chopra. In addition to being a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Chopra has written several books and is a motivational speaker as well.

Episode 10 - Neville Frankel

September 2022


Matt begins the fall season by welcoming Neville Frankel, author and Emmy-Award winning writer of the novel "On the Sickle's Edge," a love story, thriller and coming-of-age story set in Russia, Latvia, South Africa, and the United States. It is also a prequel to his acclaimed novel "Bloodlines."

Episode 9 - Wendy Bornstein

June 2022


As the summer begins, Matt welcomes in Wendy Bornstein, author of "Coffee Connections: Finding Common Ground Through My Daily Brew." The book is all about coffee being a tool for networking.

Episode 8 - Bill Littlefield

April 2022


Matt is back in studio just in time for spring, joined by former "It's Only a Game" host, the legendary Bill Littlefield! in addition to his storied career, Bill talks about a new book he's written set to be published this summer entitled "Mercy."

Episode 7 - Andrew Winig

March 2022


Matt was back on Zoom to talk with Elevator Pitch Coach Andrew Winig, author of: "Elevator Pitch Handbook: The Step-by-Step Guide to Starting Conversations.”

Episode 6 - Tom Keating

November 2021


In his second episode back in our studio, Matt welcomes in Tom Keating. Tom is a Vietnam Veteran and author of "Yesterday's Soldier."

Episode 5 - Tricia Silverman

October 2021


Matt is back in studio!! For just the second time and first time since his first episode, Matt Robinson hosts "The Writer's Block" in our Needham Channel studios and he welcomes Tricia Silverman, Nutrition Speaker, Wellness Educator and Author of "Healthy Dividends: Investments in Nutrition, Movement, and Fitness that Pay Off."

Episode 4 - Jordan Rich

July 2021


In the fourth installment of the series, Matt talks (via Zoom) with Jordan Rich, WBZ Radio Anchor and author of: "ON-AIR: My 50-Year Love Affair with Radio."

Episode 3 - Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

June 2021


In the third installment of the series, Matt welcomes (via Zoom) Dr. Ruth Nemzoff, author and speaker on Family Relationships and Intermarriage.

Episode 2 - Sharon Singer Salinger

April 2021


In the second installment of The Writer's Block, Matt speaks via Zoom to Sharon Singer Salinger, author of "Love Letters: Poetry of the Aleph Bet."

Episode 1 - Dave Zeltserman

November 2020


In this first episode, Matt is joined by novelist Dave Zeltserman.