Princess State of Mind

Episode 21: What Fairy Tales Teach Us About Growing Up And Letting Go

What can fairy tales teach us about growing up and letting go? A whole lot! I delve into what fairy tales have to teach us about being a kid and being a parent. And I answer some of YOUR questions.

Episode 20: Is Happily Ever After A Myth?

Is happily ever after a myth? No! I give my advice for how to live happily ever after, and take YOUR relationships questions.

Episode 19 ft. Eric M. Blake

What is UP with all these Disney remakes??! Here to discuss this — and delve into some Disney history — is the chief cultural analyst for Western Free Press, Eric M. Blake.

Episode 18 ft. C.S. Johnson

C.S. Johnson is here to talk about her new book, Kitsuneko, a novella which kicks off an exciting new series! The audio book of Kitsuneko (narrated by me!) is now available and we’ll also give you some behind the scenes info about how an audio book gets made.

Episode 17 ft. Kevin Pham

We’re talking about Mulan! The teaser trailer for the live-action film dropped a couple days ago. Mulan fan Kevin Pham joins me to discuss his unique perspective on the film, and his thoughts about the reboot.

Episode 16: How To Be A Princess (Or Prince) On Social Media

I’ve become slightly obsessed with social media (Twitter in particular), and what it’s doing to us as a society, and as individuals. I think it could be a force for good, but only if we set some ground rules. I give my 5 rules for good social media interaction.

Episode 15: Q&A

It’s another mailbag episode! You asked the questions, I’ve got the answers.

Episode 14: Why We Are Pro-Life

We’re having the wrong conversation about abortion. Let’s define the terms of the debate.

Episode 13 ft. Spencer Klavan and C.S. Johnson

Disney March Madness is really heating up! Only 3 princes are left and they’ve all got a bad boy streak. My guests today are novelist and Disney March Madness co-host C.S. Johnson, and Oxford lecturer and biblical scholar (also my brother) Spencer Klavan. We’ll talk about bad boy princes, the new Aladdin trailer, and so much more. There will also be prizes, giveaways, and a game of mad libs I may not be able to make it through without laughing. Join us!

Episode 12 ft. C.S. Johnson, Jacob Airey, and Ginger

It’s a Disney prince extravaganza! Disney March Madness is well underway and I’ve got special guests C.S. Johnson, Jacob Airey, and Ginger here for a show that’s all about princes. We’ve got giveaways, we’ve got prizes, we’ve got games, and more. Join us!

Episode 11 Disney March Madness!
It’s time for a Battle Royal! This year, Disney princes are competing in a March Madness bracket for the crown. Author C.S. Johnson and I kick off the competition with a rundown of all the awesome events and prizes we’ll be offering this March. We hope you’ll join us!

Episode 10 ft. Lia Russo

Once Upon A Princess NJ is a company that sends costumed actresses to events to play Disney princesses. The company’s owner, Lia Russo, is here with us today to talk about the ways in which the feminist war on princesses is affecting real little girls and their parents.

Episode 9 ft. Jacob Airey

This one’s all about boys! Can boys get anything out of watching Disney princess movies? Do superheroes do for boys what princesses do for girls? Are Disney princes good role models for little boys? Writer, novelist, blogger, and YouTuber Jacob Airey joins us to discuss!

Episode 8 Q&A

It’s our second mailbag episode! I’m answering YOUR questions and we’ve got some really great ones this time. From fairy tales, to princesses, to teaching, to life decisions — you asked the questions and I’ve got the answers!

Episode 7 ft. Deanna Falchook

Do we need a Disney princess who’s “had an abortion”? Back in March, a Planned Parenthood affiliate said yes. But Deanna Falchook says no. And she should know. She was a Disney princess and had an abortion. She’s here to tell her inspiring story.

Episode 6 ft. Eric M. Blake

Is Disney’s ‘Enchanted’ a secret (or not so secret) manifesto on the importance of the traditional fairy tale princess? Film critic and cultural analyst Eric M. Blake joins me to discuss the film’s message.

Episode 5 ft. Spencer Klavan
Did Walt Disney draw intentional parallels between the Cinderella story and the Christ narrative? In my book, Saving Cinderella, I argue that he did. Am I right? Oxford lecturer, biblical scholar, and (most importantly) my brother Spencer Klavan joins me to discuss.

Episode 4 ft. Dr. Anne Beall

Did Cinderella live happily ever after? I say yes, Dr. Anne Beall says no! She’s here to discuss her new book, Cinderella Didn’t Live Happily Ever After: The Hidden Messages in Fairy Tales. Can we save Cinderella?

Episode 3 Q&A

You asked the questions, I’ve got the answers! I said you could ask me anything . . . and you did. I’ll be talking about princesses, fairy tales, movies, and so much more answering questions from YOU. Didn’t get a chance to ask a question? Follow me on Twitter @FaithKMoore so you don’t miss your next chance to have your question answered on the show!

Episode 2 ft. Laurel Sprenger

Episode 2 of Princess State of Mind — fiction, fairy tales, and the fairer sex — features artist and clothing designer Laurel Sprenger. We’ll be talking about art, fashion, and — of course — Disney princesses.

Episode 1 ft. C.S. Johnson

Welcome to the first ever episode of Princess State of Mind, where we talk fiction, fairy tales, and the fairer sex! Today’s guest is novelist C.S. Johnson who’s here to talk about love stories, female characters, and her upcoming book One Flew Through The Dragon Heart.