An Unexpected
Literary Podcast

Every week, host Adam Sockel interviews a popular member of the literary world about their passions beyond what they're known for. These longform, relaxed conversations show listeners a new side of some of their favorite content creators as well as provide insight into the things that inspire their work.

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify

Being a Cool Hockey Mom with Gilly Segal

| E:7

For Gilly Segal, hockey is about family. It’s one of her connections to her dad and now it’s a massive part of life for Gilly and her son. In this discussion, Gilly and Adam chat about how sports bond us to family in ways that go beyond just wins and losses, the positive effects sports have on the lives of children, the difference between the dream and reality of working in sports, and much more.

She is the co-writer of the New York Times bestselling I’m Not Dying with You Tonight, co-written with Kimberly Jones, and is now working on a secret solo project she reveals at the end of the discussion.

Enjoyed this episode? Be sure to rate and review us on whatever platform you listen to your podcasts and send your feedback to [email protected] If you email us proof of your review, Adam will send you a personalized book recommendation via email!

Recent Episodes

View All

Tumblr and Twilight will never go out of style with Alexis Henderson

Evergreen Podcasts | E:10
Alexis Henderson took the world by storm with her debut novel, The Year of the Witching, back in 2020 and now she’s back with another gothic book ...
Listen to Tumblr and Twilight will never go out of style with Alexis Henderson

On religion and anxiety with Emily Austin

Evergreen Podcasts | E:10
In this discussion, Adam and Emily discuss their respective unique religious upbringings, the inconsistencies of what people pick and choose to ta...
Listen to On religion and anxiety with Emily Austin

Feeling colors with Claire North

Evergreen Podcasts | E:10
In this discussion with Claire North, we talk about her experience with live music lighting, the colors of Adam's voice, and so much more....
Listen to Feeling colors with Claire North

Life is a musical with Kalynn Bayron

Evergreen Podcasts | E:8
In this chat, Adam and Kalynn chat about their shared obsessions with musicals, talk about their own experiences growing up with them, and the one...
Listen to Life is a musical with Kalynn Bayron