Literally Tacoma

Literally Tacoma is a podcast hosted by William Turbyfill and Christina Butcher and produced by Creative Colloquy. We look at an aspect of Tacoma Washington's literary community through interviews with local writers, organizations, and community members.

The Podcasts

Mini Episode 1

Wherein Christina and William try to inform the public about upcoming Literary themed events!

Direct download: LT_Sode_1.m4a
Category:literature -- posted at: 1:14pm PDT

Michael Fitzgerald Returns!

In which William and Christina sit down with Michael Fitzgerald, owner and operator of Destiny City Comics (where William gets his regular dosage of Batman comics). If we don't get some serious geek cred after this episode, then I'm all out of ideas.

Direct download: Michael_Returns.m4a
Category:literature -- posted at: 6:54am PDT

Margaret Ross


In which Remann Hall Book Club founder, Margaret Ross, delves into the importance of providing quality literature to youth in detention. 

Check out the links below for further information.

Remann Hall Book Club

Remann Hall Book Club Facebook Page

Remann Hall Book Club at King's Books   


Direct download: Margaret_Ross_Final_2.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:57pm PDT

Connie Walle

In which Tacoma's 2015 AMOCAT Arts Award recipient Connie Walle teaches William and Christina a thing or two about poetry. 

Direct download: Connie_Walle.m4a
Category:literature -- posted at: 8:51am PDT

Sweet Pea Flaherty

In which Sweet Pea Flaherty delves into the rich history of Tacoma's favorite bookshop, King's Books, and the four-legged felines that haunt its aisles.

Direct download: Sweet_Pea.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 4:49pm PDT

Steven Hendricks

In which William and Christina sit down and chat with author and all around great guy, Steven Hendricks.

Direct download: Steven_Hendricks.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 3:40pm PDT

Jennifer Chushcoff

In which local artist and writer Jennifer Chushcoff discusses Washington, writing, water and a topic with which she is most qualified to speak: Jennifer Chushcoff herself.

Direct download: Jennifer_Chushcoff.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am PDT

 Jackie Casella 2015 - 2016

In which Jackie and William reminisce all about Creative Colloquy's 2nd full year.


Direct download: LT_Jackie_Casella.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00pm PDT

Literally Tacoma - Bill Yake

In which Olympia poet and ecologist Bill Yake talks about his travels and his writings with William and Christina. 

Related Links:

Connect with Bill on Facebook

Connect with Olympia Poetry Network

Direct download: Bill_Yakes.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm PDT

In which community organizer, poet, and professor Michael Haeflinger tells us about his life travels and Louder Than a Bomb Tacoma.  


Direct download: episode201_mh1.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:59pm PDT