The Expansion of Televised Sci-Fi

The Expanse is a science-fiction novel series written by James S.A. Corey (the pseudonym of Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck). They have written three books thus far: Leviathan Wakes, Caliban’s War, and Abaddon’s Gate. The SyFy channel recently announced that they would make a ten-episode series based on the books (presumably, this will be all…

UWA #2 – Sarah’s Call

Sarah sat in the plastic seats clutching the pill bottle in her backpack. It was one of many assorted cocktails that she had bribed off of a doctor in Lima who also happened to be the proprietor of the pharmacy next door. She opened the pill bottle, whose rectangular white pills gave her a calm…

HEP – Interview #2 with Horror Icon Bill Oberst Jr.

Download the interview here! Our favorite zombie hunter, cult leader, and all around nice guy Bill Oberst Jr. returns to the podcast! In this interview, we cover what it is like to become a monster, to die in a movie, and many of the challenges of the Hollywood life. Thank you all so much for…

Death in the Seven Kingdoms

Author George R. R. Martin was asked if he had a resolution or ending to the seemingly endless conflict. he replied that the end would be a cloud of dust or snow being driven by the wind across a vast graveyard full of tombstones. -Trivia entry on IMDB for Game of Thrones (Note: Spoilers upon…

UWA #2: Me and Cthulhu

(My entry into this writing challenge. Some rules were broken, I think. Enjoy.) She had been through the swamp at least once a week since she was old enough to venture on her own. Even now, a day after her thirtieth birthday, she found it necessary to wander the swamp’s myriad paths, long ago memorized,…

UWA #1 – Black Gold

Black Gold by Joseph Devon   Under the shadows of the trees it was still cold. The far side of the stream, where the morning sun had been shining for some time, was beginning to warm and the sounds of melting snow mixed with the trickle of the stream as it ran its sandy course.…

UNTITLED WRITING ARENA #2

Wow we really need to settle on a name for this thing. Well I’m currently slaving away at my issued challenge to come up with a paranormal western story, but now it’s time for me to fire back and ruin Tony’s week by issuing my first challenge. Tony. I’m sorry. But some part of you…