#18 – Love, Intrigue, and International Arms Trade: Unveiling Joanne Leedom-Ackerman’s ‘Burning Distance’

Embark on an enthralling journey with this captivating episode as we unravel the complex world of Joanne Leedom-Ackerman’s thrilling novel, “Burning Distance.” Spanning continents and decades, the book weaves a tale of love and the international arms trade. Discover the fascinating insights and experiences that informed Ackerman’s writing, including her time living in London, interviewing a former minister of Saddam Hussein, and her work with PEN International. Aspiring writers will also benefit from her wisdom on perseverance, motivation, and navigating the publishing industry. Don’t miss this exploration of love in a tumultuous world and the challenges of staying true to one’s passion amidst political and personal upheaval.


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