Monthly Archives: September 2015

Live at the Benbow Inn Podcast (The Death of Zombie Fiction)

Live at the Benbow Inn (Episode 1, The Death of Zombie Fiction)   Live at the Benbow Inn! First episode ever of the future award winning podcast where drunken science fiction authors discuss random topics that would please the mind, soothe the soul, and allow you to find out how the creative mind works in […]

Episode 2- A Brief Interlude

Welcome to Episode 2 of SciFi Writers Playing Old School D&D. This episode includes a dramatic reading of the characters’ bios, some lovely musical numbers (including a piece by MMO Wildstar composer Jeff Kurtenacker), and an interview with author Forbes West (our annoying yet necessary bard, Farson Windhoek)–first time D&D player–by author Jason Anspach (aka […]

Our Love Affair with Strong Characters (An AW Blog Post)

Our Love Affair with Strong Characters 112 Apocalypse Weird is all about the killing of the world. We love it. We like to see body counts and monsters and bad people ruining the lives of good people. Heck, we just can’t get enough out of it. Now why do we do it? Why do we […]

The Forbes West Guide to Surviving The Apocalypse (AW Blog Post)

The Forbes West Guide to Surviving The Apocalypse Hey there, Forbes West here, talking to you from sunny Southern California and I’m here to take a moment out of my drinking day to tell you how you can survive something that many of us inexplicably look forward to because we cannot stand the monotony of a relatively […]

Indies Usually Suck, But Apocalypse Weird Does Not (AW Blog)

Indies Usually Suck, But Apocalypse Weird Does Not 13 Look, sit down with Uncle Forbes here a second. Pull up a chair, grab that bottle of Wild Turkey 101 proof or whatever you got. Give me it, stop saying you won’t because you will, and look at it my way.   Here’s the story, toots. Indies usually […]

Cheer up, the Apocalypse is Here! (An AW Blog Post)

Cheer up, the Apocalypse is Here! 305   Zombies. Nuclear attacks. Sadistic criminal gangs. Freakish monsters. Evil Bureaucrats. Mad Scientists. Polar bears. Welcome to Apocalypse Weird’s world, everybody! Yes, it’s dark. Darker than you ever imagined. It’s sick and cruel and twisted and ugly and you’ll wonder about their mental states and the current spiritual […]