Bill Barol

HOME: Stories From L.A. is a new podcast from writer Bill Barol, bringing you stories about the many ways people find themselves at home in Southern California.

P1000191smallBill Barol is the author of THANKS FOR KILLING ME (Minty Goodness Press, 2011) and  MR. IRRESPONSIBLE’S BAD ADVICE (Volt Press, 2005). He’s a former Senior Writer at Newsweek, where he authored cover stories on David Letterman, Bruce Springsteen and Andrew Wyeth, as well as dozens of inside stories on pop culture, entertainment and the arts. His journalism has appeared in The New YorkerThe New York TimesTimeSlateThe Boston GlobeFast CompanyFortune Small BusinessWashington Journalism ReviewAmerican Journalism ReviewAmerican Heritage and TV Guide, at Boing Boing, Huffington Post and, and on PBS. He’s also been a writer/producer on television comedies including “Anything But Love,” “Cafe Americain” and “Townies.” He lives in Santa Monica, CA.