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Live@The Benbow Inn: The Joel Eisenberg Interview

  Writer/Producer Joel Eisenberg comes into the Inn while Todd Barselow sniffles and coughs throughout the entire podcast making the entire special affair a terrible occasion. Luckily, we do get a coherent interview where Joel discusses co-writing his books, the future of television, and his personal projects he has brought to the big and small […]

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 Inn: The Linton Robinson Interview

  Linton Robinson, author of numerous articles, short stories, poetry and novels, takes a moment at the Benbow Inn to tell us his amazing decades long career involving selling pot to musicians, how Mount St. Helens made his career, and his run ins with the local Tijuana police force. Powered by Thirdscribe. Featuring the voice […]

LTBI: The TC Elliott Interview

  We bring author TC Elliott on to tell us about the JFK assassination, the American Jack the Ripper, and Todd Barselow rattles his drink full of ice to be a jerk as it screws up the sound for our show and make it more uncomfortable than usual at the Benbow Inn. TC Elliott is […]

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. […]

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 […]

LTBI: SPECIAL DRUNK EPISODE-DUNE

  Some people get together and ramble about Dune. Not very insightful, but full of spoilers about a book written and published in 1965. I don’t know why we did this, but heck, you’ve come this far. Come just a bit farther. Powered by Thirdscribe. Featuring the voice acting of: Forbes West (Author of “Nighthawks […]

Nighthawks Online Release Party TODAY!

AUSPICIOUS APPARATUS PRESS·THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2016 We’ve got lots of prizes to give away to people who attend the release party for Forbes West’s NIGHTHAWKS AT THE MISSION on Sunday, October 23 from 7 to 10 pm EST. Michael Bunker is putting up an ebook copy of PENNSYLVANIA and one of BROTHER, FRANK. He’s also […]

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@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 […]