I’m Gwen Tuinman, an author digging into the past for the details that form the bedrock of my novels and short stories.

The podcasts and corresponding blog links are featured below in alphabetical order.

Many thanks to singer songwriter Cheryl Casselman whose music opens and closes The Wellspring Podcast. I love that tune!


John Wesley and the Methodist Movement



Pioneer Food Gardens and Orchards


Pulp and Paper



Shoeing Horses


Unwed Mothers and Maternity Home History