Category Archives: Forbes on Fiction

PUT DOWN THE REMOTE: TIME LOOTER 2 JUST EXPLODED

HEY. LISTEN UP. I know all you proles out there are enjoying the latest in sporting and sports and cheering for the Boston Stranglers versus the New York Atlanta Eagles, but that’s gotta stop. Put down the remote. Ignore that. If you’re reading this after the sporting game, I hope that Jan Brady didn’t win. […]

Texas, Bunker, and Time Looter

I recently had the pleasure of seeing Michael Bunker in Austin, Texas to do a book signing for our first joint work (Time Looter, a serialized novel) with that worthless turd bastard Fenton Cooper who never showed up because he was busy dealing with some shady transportation screwup concerning gray market Toyota engines or some […]

LTBI: The DAVID MCAFEE Interview and After Show Stuff

  David McAfee is the esteemed author of the Bachiyr series of vampire novels, starting with his very successful “33 A.D.” He is kind enough to stick around the Benbow Inn and talk about vampires, writing, and why Todd Barselow needs serious help. We also added some after show stuff we had sitting around to […]

Live@The Benbow Inn: The Time Looter Episode

Discussing the greatest serial novel about time travel fiction ever possibly made, TIME LOOTER, which has its first installment.   “Scathing lunacy. Back to the Future meets Idiocracy.” ~ Jim Butcher CASEY ATLAS was good at picking pockets. It was one of the few things he’d ever bothered to do well. Casey was also tall, […]

LTBI: Fortean Phenomena! (Ah Interesting!)

  A rambling long discussion about the strange and unexplainable facts of the universe, such as demons, UFOs, aliens, shit, bigfoots, stuff like that, time travel, who knows. Artie believes it. I think. Who knows. Time slips. Crazy shit. Powered by Thirdscribe.com Featuring the voice acting of: Forbes West (Author of Nighthawks at the Mission) […]

Episode 12: To Thaw a Dwarf

The party thaws an ancient techno dwarf and cuts their way through a horde of dwarven zombies. And you thought dwarves smelled bad on the outside! The end game is in sight in this penultimate episode of season one. The band of murderous hobos also known as an adventuring party comes closer to fulfilling the quest Fay’zuz […]

Episode 11: Do Over!

Ever have a gaming session for your podcast, realize the microphone was off, and then record the whole thing again the next month? Oh. Us neither.   The party thaws out an ancient dwarf played by Jason Rennie of the Hugo Nominated Sci Phi Journal. Who knew Thorson’s dwarven ancestors all had Australian accents? This may […]

Episode 9: Dungeon Confusion

The party misses its best chance to lose the Bard with the mouth, who survives by the narrowest of chances when facing an ancient Dwarven Construct. From there, they search the maze-like confines of the lost city, trying to find that plot point, er… portal.     Oh, and if you want to be the […]

Forbes West: An Interview

Sometimes you meet someone who has a different viewpoint than most folks. The viewpoint can sometimes be bad and sometimes be good. It can also be refreshing. One of those viewpoints I find refreshing belongs to Forbes West, a writer, producer and a podcaster. When I sat down to do this interview with Forbes, I […]

Vote Forbes West 2016 Now

    Look, I’m no real politician. Most days I’m just a regular joe like you, sitting at home and staring at a broken television in a heroin stupor and wondering why I’m still wearing a swimsuit when the last time I went swimming was, like,  a week ago. But I need your help. I […]