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Quantum Froth Dispatches Ep 09 - Interview with Michael J. Martinez

Quantum Froth Dispatches

Release Date: 09/27/2018

QFD Episode 49 - Blue Sky On Mars show art QFD Episode 49 - Blue Sky On Mars

Quantum Froth Dispatches

This is a "knocking the rust off" episode so I didn't want to cover anything "heavy". So I'm going to talk about why the 1990 movie "Total Recall" is all in Quaid's head and why the line "...blue sky on Mars..." is the dead giveaway.

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QFD Episode 48 - Mass Effect Retrospective - N7 Day Special show art QFD Episode 48 - Mass Effect Retrospective - N7 Day Special

Quantum Froth Dispatches

In which I reminisce about the Mass Effect Trilogy, talk about the pending Mass Effect Legendary Edition, the differences between a "bad" ending and just an ending you don't like, and how fumbling an ending can deal a mortal blow to a franchise.

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QFD Episode 47 - Fiction - Operation Eidolon Part 2 show art QFD Episode 47 - Fiction - Operation Eidolon Part 2

Quantum Froth Dispatches

Just in time for Halloween, I bring you part 2 of a harrowing tale of bloodcurdling horror and the macabre in the Lovecraftian tradition.

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QFD Episode 46 - Fiction - Operation Eidolon Part 1 show art QFD Episode 46 - Fiction - Operation Eidolon Part 1

Quantum Froth Dispatches

Just in time for Halloween, I bring you part 1 of a harrowing tale of bloodcurdling horror and the macabre in the Lovecraftian tradition.

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

I respond to numerous requests on how to get started writing fiction. Here's some shownotes links:

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

Another super early morning recording, in which I reminisce about the 1983 cult-classic fantasy adventure "Krull".

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

In which I speak about Prometheus, character-driven vs. Plot-driven storytelling. Actual Machines vs Freakin' Magic, and my headcanon involving Special Order 937.

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

How to use Tabletop Games and tools to help your writing.

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

In which I speak with debut fantasy author Andrew Haines about his novel, THE SEEDS OF EVERMORE. We talk about the genre of Isekai, the differences between LitRPG and GameLit, and touch on PTSD and some more serious subjects.

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Quantum Froth Dispatches

In which I speak of my observations and theories of the film and the so-called "controversy" surrounding it. I can't stop thinking about it, so figured you might as well suffer too.

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This time I bring you an interview with Michael J. Martinez. We talk about the World of Darkness & Gaming with writing, writing to deadline, and what the future holds.

Michael J. Martinez spent nearly 20 years as a professional writer and journalist, including stints at The Associated Press and ABCNEWS.com. After telling other people’s stories for the bulk of his career, he's happy that he can now be telling a few of his own creation. He is a member of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America and International Thriller Writers. When not being a parent or writer, he enjoys beer and homebrewing, cooking and eating, the outdoors and travel.

https://michaeljmartinez.net

The Daedalus incident:
B&N, Amazon

MJ-12: Inception:
B&N, Amazon

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