BC43.98 – Mark Van Name – 2008 Compton Crook Award Winner

Greetings Listeners, This week we have another great Punkie intro as we bring you a blast from the past. This is our 2009 interview with author Mark Van Name. Mark is the author of a whole bunch of books, including … Continued

BC44.97 – Social Media for the Midlist Author

Back in April I ran into author L. Jagi Lamplighter at Ravencon. She wanted to pick my brain about the best way to enter social media and the best places to spend her time. As a mom with a passel … Continued

BC44.96 – Paolo Bacigalupi – 2010 Compton Crook Award Winner

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Punkie is back to intro this episode in which Paul interviews the award dominator himself, Paolo Bacigalupi. Paolo has won just about every award SF&F has to offer and the one’s he didn’t win he’s making room for on his … Continued

BC44.95 – Paul Melko, 2009 Compton Crook Award Winner

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After much chasing, we finally pinned down the 2009 Compton Crook Award winner, Paul Melko for an interview. Paul is the author of the novels Singularity’s Ring and The Walls of the Universe. He is a multi-award winning author and a great … Continued

BC44.94 – Tanya Huff – Guest of Honor

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Balticon 44 Guest of Honor, Tanya Huff joins us for a discussion about writing, writing for TV, working on a TV show, being a working writer, Zombies, and so much more. PROMO: I Should Be Writing SONG: Happy Birthday Baby … Continued

Ben Bova To Premier His New Webcomic At Intervention

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As you should know by now, Ben Bova is going to be the Guest of Honor at Balticon 45. But long before that happens he will be premiering his new webcomic at Intervention. Intervention takes place September 10-12 2010 at … Continued

BC44.93 – Howard Tayler – Art GoH

Howard Tayler (bio) is the creative genius behind the decade long web comic Schlock Mercenary. We talk about Baltimore, writing and doing comics full time, and much much more. Howard has some amazingly good advice for people looking to make … Continued

BC44.92 – Dr. Tom Holtz Jr

Dr. Tom Holtz Jr. is the Senior Lecturer in the Dept. of Geology at University of Maryland College Park. He is also one of, if not the, world’s foremost authority on the T-Rex. And we talk all things dinosaurs. Dr. … Continued

BC44.91 – George Hrab Album – Trebuchet

Perennial New Media favorite and professional musician, George Hrab has a new album out. He has graciously allowed us to release Trebuchet to you for free. WHAT?!?! Is he crazy? No, not at all. Well, maybe. He hopes you like … Continued