S5 E27 Bethany Saltman, Sarah Menkedick, Kelsey J. Patel
On the Podcast: Bethany Saltman, Sarah Menkedick, and Kelsey J. Patel

In this episode, meet Bethany Saltman, author of Strange Situation, Sarah Menkedick, author of Ordinary Insanity, and Kelsey J. Patel, author of Burning Bright. In each of these authors’ audiobooks, they guide listeners through tricky life moments, whether it’s the anxiety of new motherhood or struggling with personal burnout. Discover what each woman learned about herself in her respective recording session—and hear which author listens to audiobooks to help her get through 10 mile runs.

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Listen to clips from the audiobooks mentioned in this episode:

A full-scale investigation of the controversial and often misunderstood science of attachment theory in parenting, inspired by the author’s own experience as a parent and daughter.

A groundbreaking exposé and diagnosis of the silent epidemic of fear afflicting new mothers, and a candid, feminist deep dive into the culture, science, history, and psychology of contemporary motherhood.

In Burning Bright, Kelsey shares the self-care techniques that helped get her body, health, and emotions back into alignment through Reiki, emotional freedom technique, meditation, yoga, and more.

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