Who watches–er, interviews the Interviewers? Well, I did. Clocking in at a pinch over an hour, this is a phenomenal discussion about how interviewers do their thing, with Brad Beaulieu of SpeculateSF, Scott Hertzog of the SciFiDiner, Roche of Dead Robots Society and Dave Robison of the Roundtable Podcast. It was a pleasure to turn the mic around to put questions TO these excellent hosts. Download audio
Hi folks. I’ve put together a super-short MP3 audio promo for FARLOST. It’s still early days and I still can’t give away too much, but the first big turn in the series is out there now, so here we go! I’d appreciate any help getting the word out to new ears: Download
This is a piece about being an artist and making a living. It’s laced with Harold Ramis, in equal parts tribute, shameless linkbait and because it works: he inspired the post. It’s me, mulling how to feed myself by creating things in the modern digital age, and marvelling how we dumb humans have to learn the same lessons over and over again.
Harold learned the lesson. He cares about making people laugh. That’s it. He migrated mediums chasing his prey -human foibles- and left stories of his kindness and tenacity in his wake. He never became a dinosaur.
This is also a reaction and an offered alternative to the surprise and anger out there over Amazon’s shocking decision to lower royalties offered by it’s audiobook spinoff ACX.com. What, you thought the Stay-Puft Amazonasaurus was your friend?
A good short story is a joy. A good narration, too. The 10 sources for short audio genre fiction that follow have been around for at least a year, sometimes far longer, regularly provide quality entertainment, and have free & easy RSS subscription to get the gems they create into your ears, no muss no fuss. If you love one of these shows, click through and donate or subscribe TO KEEP FREE FICTION FLOWING. Also, please share this page around to help these creators trade & grow their audiences.
The first anthology that grabbed me was ‘Wild Cards’. What was yours?
Ignore what the flu has done to my voice and enjoy a talk with editors Ann Vandermeer, David Gatewood, John Joseph Adams & Tee Morris about what goes into building an anthology! Photo by Tim Wang. Music: Soul Music, by DJ Drinks.