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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 Mark Tullius Interview

  Author Mark Tullius joins the Benbow Inn to discuss a little bit about the UFC and MMA, smoking pot, and the absolute fun of writing about a dystopia. Powered by Thirdscribe. Featuring the voice acting of: Forbes West (Author of “Nighthawks at the Mission”) www.forbeswestbooks.com Todd Barselow (Editor and Publisher, Auspicious Apparatus Press) www.apparatuspress.com/ […]

Live@The Benbow: The Greg Wilkey Interview

  Todd Barselow sticks his nose into the tent and makes it uncomfortable for everyone as I try to conduct a proper interview with Greg Wilkey, successful indie writer of the “Mortimer Drake” series of novels. When Greg Wilkey has a chance to speak, he talks of writing, creativity, and Anne Rice. Powered by Thirdscribe. […]

Live@The Benbow Inn: Todd Barselow Interview

    A interview with noted indie editor and publisher Todd Barselow, head of Auspicious Apparatus Press. He talks about what it takes to get published, his odd and controversial life in the Philippines as a professional cockfighter bookie, and his views on editing in the wild west that is indie publishing. Powered by Thirdscribe.com […]

Live at the Benbow Inn: Season 2!

  The explosive season opening of “Live at the Benbow Inn” where allegations are made, lives destroyed, friendships are ruined, and somebody is embezzling from the bar. Who could it be? That bastard son of a bitch Michael Bunker? Jason “Safecracker”? Who knows? Who sees? Who cares? Also some shit about publishing as an author. […]

Live at the Benbow Inn: Season One Finale!

  Episode 7 of Live at the Benbow Inn gets out to a rough and insipid start with a discussion on what pushed good men into the terrifying field of writing science fiction. Feature the voice acting of: Forbes West (Author of Nighthawks at the Mission, Apocalypse Weird: Medium Talent and Bad Dream Man) forbeswestbooks.com […]

Live At The Benbow Inn: The Great Star Wars Discussion

Take a moment to listen to a disturbing and ugly take on Star Wars: The Force Awakens where three science fiction authors and a publisher, fueled by self-loathing and alcohol, compliment and castigate a pop culture phenomenon. Expect an in-depth review full of SPOILERS and predictions for the future of the franchise that will inevitably […]