Join Vance Bastian, SA Collins, and their guests in weekly podcast discussions about LGBTQ storytelling in all genres and mediums. If you're scheduled to be on the show, submit your latest work to Jayne to be considered for a review!
info_outline Ep233-Brenda Murphy-Youre Never Going to Be a Good Secretary 09/13/2019
Ep233-Brenda Murphy-Youre Never Going to Be a Good Secretary Brenda Murphy joins Baz to discuss writing a series, with all the things that come with it, as they talk about her latest release, Complex Dimensions, which is due to release from NineStar Press on September 23rd.
info_outline Ep232-Hans Hirschi-Ive Never Spoken About This to Anybody 09/06/2019
Ep232-Hans Hirschi-Ive Never Spoken About This to Anybody Hans M. Hirschi returns to discuss the conclusion of his YA series, The Golden One, and reveal the next children's novel he's working on.
info_outline Ep230-Andrew Schulz-She Has to Have Her Stories On 08/23/2019
Ep230-Andrew Schulz-She Has to Have Her Stories On Andrew Schulz reveals how watching vintage soap operas influenced his serialized fiction, The Homos of Harmony Haven (think Tales of the City-ish and you've got the idea)!
info_outline Ep229-Frank W Butterfield-3000 Questions About the Past 08/16/2019
Ep229-Frank W Butterfield-3000 Questions About the Past Frank W. Butterfield returns to chat about his three series, how they're all related, and about queer history and history in general. A fabulous time had by all!
info_outline Ep228-Amanda Jean-Sword Fighting Chupacabras 08/09/2019
Ep228-Amanda Jean-Sword Fighting Chupacabras Amanda Jean join us for a delightful "behind the scenes" conversation. In her role as editor she has unique insights on the ins and outs of the publishing world. A very informative discussion!
info_outline Ep224-Angel Martinez-You Have That Ability To Question 07/12/2019
Ep224-Angel Martinez-You Have That Ability To Question Angel Martinez returns to share The Mage on the Hill from her Web of Arcana series, to talk about queer speculative fiction as a sociopolitical mirror, and to share some convention experience.
info_outline Ep223–Casey Wolfe–I Geeked Out Over the Whole Thing 07/05/2019
Ep223–Casey Wolfe–I Geeked Out Over the Whole Thing Casey Wolfe returns to share the 2nd book in their Inquisition Trilogy, A Vampire's Redemption, and to fill us in on what they've been up to since their last visit.
info_outline Ep221-OF Cieri-Just Go Berserk and Start Shooting Lightning 06/21/2019
Ep221-OF Cieri-Just Go Berserk and Start Shooting Lightning O.F. Cieri joins us to discuss their upcoming release, Lord of Thundertown, as well as the role history plays and gender representation in fiction!
info_outline Ep220–Steff Green–My Whipping Skills Are Not Up To Snuff 06/14/2019
Ep220–Steff Green–My Whipping Skills Are Not Up To Snuff Steff Green, a prolific Kiwi Author, joins us to discuss many topics including her two recent releases - one of which is a children's book that sounds fab!
info_outline Ep218-Tarian PS-I've Developed a Healthy Crush on Life 05/31/2019
Ep218-Tarian PS-I've Developed a Healthy Crush on Life Tarian PS comes back to the show to talk about the work he's doing on his brother's books as well as his own, the craft of storytelling, and a perspective on life after transitioning.
info_outline Ep217-Sera Trevor-Im the Expert What Are You Gonna Do 05/24/2019
Ep217-Sera Trevor-Im the Expert What Are You Gonna Do Sera Trevor returns to talk about her latest release, Son of Beauty God of Death, and what to do when your carefully planned book goes off the rails.
info_outline Ep216-Brad Graber-Tales of the City Meets Crash 05/17/2019
Ep216-Brad Graber-Tales of the City Meets Crash Brad Graber joins us for a delightful discussion about his amazing and award winning works The Intersect, a love letter to Phoenix, and After the Fall, a tale of two healing journeys.
info_outline Ep213-Abigail de Niverville-Unnecessarily Mysterious 04/26/2019
Ep213-Abigail de Niverville-Unnecessarily Mysterious Abigail de Niverville joins us to discuss her new novel, I Knew Him, as well as how her musical composition informed her work and her take on YA literature.
info_outline Ep212-Steve Turnbull-Try Playing It With The Other Hand 04/19/2019
Ep212-Steve Turnbull-Try Playing It With The Other Hand Steve Turnbull, screenplay writer, novelist, poet and computer programmer joins us for a lively conversation about his many works.
info_outline Ep209-Marolyn Krasner-Have To Have That Light and Dark 03/29/2019
Ep209-Marolyn Krasner-Have To Have That Light and Dark Marolyn Krasner shares her journey as a journalist, queer writer, and ex-pat living in New Zealand! We also discuss her soon-to-be-released novel, The Radicals, and how she's turned it into a serial podcast!
info_outline Ep208-Delphia Baisden-A New Jewel In My Crown 03/22/2019
Ep208-Delphia Baisden-A New Jewel In My Crown New indie author, Delphia Baisden, joins us to discuss her first novel, Credence, and tough topics like surviving sexual abuse. A very worthwhile conversation that needs to be had in the #metoo era.
info_outline Ep207-FE Feeley-Jamie Fessenden-More Fun With the Creepy Scenes 03/15/2019
Ep207-FE Feeley-Jamie Fessenden-More Fun With the Creepy Scenes Authors Jamie Fessenden and Freddie Feeley, Jr team up to share with us their forthcoming horror novel, Borderlands, and what it was like to team up.
info_outline Ep203-KAnne Meinel-If You Dont Know Me Where the Heck Have You Been 02/15/2019
Ep203-KAnne Meinel-If You Dont Know Me Where the Heck Have You Been We welcome K'Anne Meinel to the WROTE podcast this week to discuss her own works and the TWO queer literature awards she runs - LesFic Bard Award, and the Gay Scribe Award. There's tons to unpack with this great episode.