President Barack Obama has proposed opening up new areas for offshore drilling, including in the Atlantic. For this month's Environmental Outlook, Diane and her guests discuss the prospects for finding oil and gas offshore, and the environmental and safety concerns.
The title of Anne Lamott’s popular writing guide refers to a childhood story about her brother, who was overwhelmed by an upcoming school report on birds. Their father advised him, "Just take it bird by bird." A panel of writers and writing instructors join Diane for June’s Readers’ Review discussion.
- Alan Cheuse fiction writer, journalist, and commentator for NPR's All Things Considered
- Eleanor Clift contributing editor for "Newsweek."
- Lisa Page freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.
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