Meiling Colorado Discusses Her New Novel, Aftermath

Welcome to another very special installment of Virtual Napkins. This week, we will be chatting with author Meiling Colorado whose novel, Aftermath, has just been released by GenZ Publishing. Full disclosure, Meiling and I are published by the same publisher, which is how we met one another. She is an incredibly interesting person, though, and I…

KW Peery Talks Music, Tequila, and His New Poetry Collection

Welcome to another very special installment of Virtual Napkins Interviews. This week, we will be chatting with poet K.W. Peery whose poetry collection, Tales of a Receding Hairline, is out on February 5, 2016 from GenZ Publishing. One of my favorite descriptions of the work of a poet comes from Samuel Johnson’s novel, Rasselas: “To…

VN Episode 4: Indie Publishing w/ J.S. Collyer

This week Shane goes over news and notes in the world of writing and discusses indie publishing with author of The Orbit Series, JS Collyer. JS Collyer’s first novel, Zero, is out now from Dagda Publishing and can be purchased here. The follow-up to Zero is Haven. Haven releases October 24, 2015.

Gina West’s Sexy Cowboys

Welcome to another very special installment of Virtual Napkins. This week, we will be chatting with author Gina West whose novel, The Long Way Home, has just been released by Pandamoon Publishing. I met Gina about a year ago when she was running a flash-fiction contest on her blog. One of my stories won second-prize in…

DD Wright Brings Poetic Soul to Internet Airwaves

UPDATE: The below interview ran the week of the first episode of Poetic Soul. Since then, the show has moved from the 6:30 PM time slot to the 9:00 PM time slot. The show can still be heard live at blogtalkradio.com/poetry2life as well as on demand later in the week. Welcome to another special Virtual…