#54 Traci Thomas (The Stacks): The dreamiest dreamboat, Dolphins Without Borders, banned books

Follow Friday

Mar 25 2022 • 42 mins


(https://followfridaypodcast.com/traci-thomas (Full transcript)) Traci Thomas is the host of https://thestackspodcast.com/ (The Stacks), a podcast about books and the people who read them. Today on Follow Friday, she talks about four of her favorite people she follows online: Someone she has a crush on: Jason Reynolds, https://twitter.com/jasonreynolds83/ (@jasonreynolds83) on Twitter Someone she doesn't know in real life, but wants to be friends with: Shea Serrano https://twitter.com/SheaSerrano ((@sheaserrano) on Twitter, https://www.instagram.com/shea.serrano/ (@shea.serrano) on Instagram) and Larami Serrano https://www.instagram.com/laramiserranophoto/ ((@laramiserranophoto) on Instagram) Someone who makes the internet a better place: @KieseLaymon on https://twitter.com/KieseLaymon (Twitter) and https://www.instagram.com/KieseLaymon/ (Instagram) Someone who has stopped posting but needs to come back: https://www.nytimes.com/column/still-processing-podcast (Still Processing), a podcast hosted by Jenna Wortham (@jennydeluxe on https://twitter.com/jennydeluxe (Twitter) and https://www.instagram.com/jennydeluxe/ (Instagram)) and Wesley Morris https://twitter.com/wesley_morris ((@wesley_morris) on Twitter, https://www.instagram.com/wsslyy/ (@wsslyy) on Instagram) And on https://www.patreon.com/followfriday (our Patreon page), you can pledge any amount of money to get access to Follow Friday XL — our members-only podcast feed with exclusive bonus follows. That feed has an extended-length version of this interview in which Traci talks about someone super-talented who’s still under the radar: Floral designer Whit McClure. Also: Follow Traci https://twitter.com/bitracial (@bitracial) on Twitter and listen to https://thestackspodcast.com/ (The Stacks) podcast Follow us @FollowFridayPod on https://twitter.com/followfridaypod (Twitter) and https://www.instagram.com/followfridaypod/ (Instagram) Follow Eric https://twitter.com/HeyHeyESJ (@heyheyesj) on Twitter Theme song written by Eric Johnson, and performed by https://www.fiverr.com/yonamarie (Yona Marie). Show art by https://www.fiverr.com/dodiihr (Dodi Hermawan). Thank you to our amazing patrons: Jon, Justin, Amy, Yoichi, Elizabeth, Sylnai, Matthias, and Shima.