August 12th, 2013
In Episode 91 of Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy we discussed our favorite geeky YouTube videos. Here’s my Top 10:
1. Short film “They’re Made Out of Meat”
2. “Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury” music video
3. Richard Dawkins and Douglas Adams TV Appearance
4. Animated short “Noah’s Ark” by NonStampCollector
5. “Danger Planet” animated short
6. Animated short of H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Terrible Old Man”
7. Animated Short “Defective Robot”
8. Animated short “Reach” by Luke Randall
9. Warren Spector interviews Richard Garriott about his game design career
10. Roger Zelazny reads an inside-joke sf story at a convention. (Only video of Zelazny I’ve ever found.)
August 12th, 2013
In Episode 91 of my book podcast we interview Felicia Day and discuss the geekiest YouTube videos.
July 9th, 2013
If you’re in the Pittsburgh area, come out and see me at Barnes & Noble on July 14th & 17th. You’ll also have a chance to meet authors Tamora Pierce, Scott Westerfeld, and Justine Larbalestier.
July 2nd, 2013
Episode 89 of my book podcast is up now at Wired.com! In this show we interview Lauren Beukes and talk psycho killers with guest geek Ross Lockhart.
June 15th, 2013
Episode 88 of my book podcast is up now at Wired.com! In this show we interview Annalee Newitz, editor of io9, and discuss rationalism in science fiction with guest geek Julia Galef.
June 1st, 2013
Episode 87 of my book podcast is up now on Wired.com! In this show we interview Alaya Dawn Johnson and discuss Star Trek Into Darkness with guest geeks E.C. Myers and Emily Asher-Perrin.
May 18th, 2013
Episode 86 of my sci-fi podcast is up now at Wired.com! In this show we interview Rick Yancey, author of The 5th Wave, and discuss science fiction podcasting with Mur Lafferty.
May 5th, 2013
Episode 85 of my sci-fi podcast is up now at Wired.com! In this show we interview horror writer Joe Hill and talk recent horror movies with Wattpad sensation Brittany Geragotelis.
April 17th, 2013
Episode 84 of my sci-fi podcast is now up at Wired.com! In this show we talk video games with Austin Grossman (writer on Dishonored) and Ted Kosmatka (writer at Valve).
April 4th, 2013
In Episode 83 of my science fiction podcast we interview self-publishing phenomenon Hugh Howey and discuss the pros and cons of self-publishing with guest geek Tobias Buckell.