Blog Archives

The Story of “Nighthawks…”

Nighthawks at the Mission is returning to the electronic book shelves with a vengeance tomorrow, October 21st. “Nighthawks…” has been my baby for quite a while. For the last, oh god, three years. The product of sleepless nights, way too much time researching, and a fair amount of pushing from my wife. “Nighthawks…” was the first […]

Live at the Benbow Inn #6: Michael Bunker…

Michael Bunker, successful self-published author, stops in to sing Wagner tunes, curse loudly and promise violence against those who oppose him. Not really. He talks about how his book PENNSYLVANIA was written and optioned to a movie production company, and the trials and tribulations of turning a novel into a screenplay, and Kevin Costner’s slander […]

Live at the Benbow Inn (Ep. 3- Grim Predictions)

  A reasonable and thoughtful discussion about civilization falling apart, AI taking over and murdering us, deadly self-driving vehicles, millions losing their jobs and Harrison Ford’s future hobby as an android hunter in three years. Feature the voice acting of: Forbes West (Author of Nighthawks at the Mission, Apocalypse Weird: Medium Talent) offworldnetwork.thirdscribe.com Chris Pourteau […]

New Short Story (Sort Of): Day For Night

Key West, 1981. The beers are cold, the nights are hot, and a mind-bending new arcade machine is about to turn the life of one innocent bartender upside down. Reality and illusion mix in this tale of a terror that lurks in the alleys and bars of a beach town after dark. [Originally Published in […]

Christmas Miracle! Bad Dream Man Arrives

Thought to be lost to the sands of time during the great ending of the Apocalypse Weird World(s), the sequel to Medium Talent has come back as a Christmas Miracle! Enjoy it on kindle today! Originally to be published on November 20th, this the second book in The Dead Keys series and follows directly up […]

Have You Ever Thought About the World Ending, You Jerk?

Have you? I don’t think so. I know that for a fact. Really, I do. You see, you are here, sitting in front of your computer, complacent as a cat on a warm windowsill, thinking, well the end will never come for me. I’m just going to play with ball of yarn and think of […]

Episode 5: A Long Climb for Werewolves

An ancient Lizard Man sent the party on a road trip to find the God Bridge! This adventure features an excruciating climb, epic rope fails, a Bard foaming with early onset lycanthropy, and a chance for our Barbarian to test his muscle against some monsters of unusual size — what could possibly go wrong?

Live at the Benbow Inn (Episode 2)

Live at the Benbow Inn (Episode 2: Everything Sucks in Our Scifi Future) In Episode 2, we all get down the grim and gritty realization that there is no happy future to write about and that no writer believes in anything wholesome except that’s totally not true and I just made that up because that’s […]