Author interviews and topic discussions about speculative fiction and how faith intersects with stories. Discussions cover writing craft, publishing, promotion, and everything related to the life of a speculative fiction author. Join us as we talk about storytelling in the genres of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal, superhero, and everything in between.
We give you biblical answers that no-one asked for. Listen to two authors demonstrate the Dunning-Kruger effect with style. We're writing a book and these are our discussions.
A podcast about Science, Faith, and Reasoning from a science teacher's perspective. Hosted by Daniel Faucett, author of Five Flaming Arrows, and the upcoming Christian Speculative Fiction novel, Unseeable.
Merry Christmas! Guest co-host S.D. Grimm joins me as we countdown our ten favorite books of 2020.By Paul Regnier / SD Grimm
Interview with contemporary fantasy and sci-fi author RJ Anderson. We talk about: -Encouragement and advice for the roller coaster road to publication. -RJ Anderson's classes "After Aslan and Beyond Bilbo" and "I became an author - You could too!" -Piskeys, Knockers, Spriggans, and more! RJ Anderson's website: https://rj-anderson.com/…
Interview with mystery writer and real life forensics investigator Kent Holloway.By Paul Regnier / Kent Holloway
Science fiction roundtable discussion with sci-fi authors Kerry Nietz and Travis Perry. Topics discussed include: Artificial Intelligence Time Travel Aliens Space Travel Multiverse Cool spaceshipsBy Paul Regnier / Kerry Nietz and Travis Perry
Morbidly one afternoon I thought to myself, what would I want my last words to be? With that in mind I figured, well, it'd be best to talk about my favorite Bible verses. For it is the Word of God that has had the greatest impact on my life, and I know it is only God's power that can do the same to others.…
'How did the coin get in the fish?' - Chris and Tom explore that weird miracle where Jesus makes a coin appear in a fish and perhaps does some sneaky tax evasion.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'If Jesus had an identical twin, would they both be the Messiah?' - Recorded in front of a live Facebook audience, Chris and Tom discuss the logistics of a double messiah.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
After the RNC on Thursday night, Rand Paul was at the White House with his wife, Kelley. On their way to their hotel, they were harassed and attacked by a violent rioting mob. Why are we not holding the violent rioters accountable for their actions?
Interview with suspense and mystery author Lisa Phillips. Tune in for: -How to get help from the FBI to write realistic federal agents -Marketing pointers on newsletters and advertising -Learn how the Pomodoro method is not a breed of dog, nor a hair product, but a productive way to write. Lisa's website: https://authorlisaphillips.com/…
'Do We Poop in the New Creation?' - After we are resurrected do we still do do-dos? Will there be multiple kinds of heavenly thrones? Chris and Tom delve deep into this question that has perplexed theologians for millennia!By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'Does the Gospel Apply to Aliens?' - Going deep into outer space, Chris, Tom and special guest, Australian Christian Book of the Year award winner, Dr Natasha Moore from the Centre for Public Christianity, explore whether Jesus died for extraterrestrials.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'Was Jesus a rubbish carpenter?' Chris and Tom discuss if Jesus was a klutz? Does it matter if the son of God was terrible with a hammer? And did Jesus invent the modern table? All the big questions are dealt with, as always.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'If Jesus went on a reality TV show, which one would it be and would he win?' This week we have our first ever guest, the brilliant and world famous Hi Josh sharing all his reality TV and Jesus knowledge with us. It's nice to finally have an expert around.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
Recap of Realm Makers 2020 Writers Conference - Part 1. Interviews with Scott and Becky Minor, Kathy Tyers, and Teddi Deppner.By Paul Regnier
Recap of Realm Makers 2020 Writers Conference - Part 2. Interviews with Carla Hoch, Lauren Salisbury, Grace Bridges, and Rachel Marks.By Paul Regnier
'If Jesus took a DNA test to see who his parents were, what would the results come back as?' We hear about arguably the greatest Christian archeologist and adventurer, Ron Wyatt and try to get to the bottom of Divine/Human biology which we know almost nothing about.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
Part two of to answer the question, 'If time travel is invented, is going back to Bible times an act of devotion or dangerous stupidity?' Hear Chris' secret fourth time travel option, and hear a quote from Tom Wright, what more could you want?By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'If time travel is invented, is going back to Bible times an act of devotion or dangerous stupidity?' Listen to Chris and Tom delve deep into stories of time travel in the Bible and the ethics of saving Jesus' life by going back to Bible times.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
'If the multiverse is real, is there a Jesus in every multiverse? Is there an evil Jesus?' Listen as Chris and Tom try to get to the bottom of parallel universes in our first ever question.By Chris Morphew and Tom French
In this video, I go over scientific reasoning for why unborn babies are human beings that are entitled to Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness. I focus on part b of my argument for Life, which is detailed below: a. Fetuses are living things at all stages (according to scientific consensus) b. Fetuses are humans at all stages (individuals, wi…
Interview with Young Adult Fantasy and Sci-Fi author S.D. Grimm. We talk about character introductions, the lost art of chapter titles, and the best Marvel movie fight scene.By Paul Regnier / SD Grimm
In this episode, I go over the scientific criteria for living things, and apply that criteria to babies growing in their mothers' wombs. Question Submitted to My Instagram Inbox: 1. Do aborted babies go to Heaven?
Interview with sci-fi/fantasy author and owner of Bear Publications, Travis Perry. Topics covered: -How military experience can inform your writing. -How a study of science can inform science fiction and blend faith with science in storytelling. -How you can ride a horse to elementary school without being Amish.…
In this episode, I share the response Jordan gives when he is asked if he believes in God. Afterwards, I breakdown his views from a Christian perspective. Is there any merit to his answers to such an important question? Sort of...
In this podcast, I simply give my testimony and explain my Christian, theistic worldview. Questions sent to my mailbox for this episode: 1. What does science tell us about abortion? 2. What is the age of the Earth and the age of mankind?
Interview with Janeen Ippolito. Janeen is an author, editor, speaker, writing and marketing coach, podcast host, and the founder of Uncommon Universes Press.By Paul Regnier / Janeen Ippolito
Interview with author and filmmaker Mollie Reeder. Mollie talks about the filmmaking process and how it relates to novel writing. We also discuss her series, The Celestial Isles that began with her debut novel, The Electrical Menagerie.By Paul Regnier / Mollie Reeder
Interview with cozy mystery author Nikki Haverstock. We talk about genre mash-ups between mystery and speculative fiction such as paracozies (paranormal and cozy mysteries). Nikki also provides tips and tricks on book promotion through newsletters and book discounts. We also talk about real life adventures in Nikki's life including: -Hosting a real…
Fantasy author Lindsay Franklin talks about her Weaver Trilogy starting with her debut novel, The Story Peddler. We discuss how Lindsay was able to create a buzz with her first book and the key elements of publishing a book that catch readers attention. Other topics discussed: -Love triangles in fiction -Organic candy -The wonder of wombats Learn m…
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! In this last podcast of the year, I'm joined by Kyle Robert Shultz as we list our 10 favorite books of 2019.By Paul Regnier / Kyle Robert Shultz
"A Panel of Pantsers" - Author panel with Rachel Marks, Merrie Destefano, and Paul Regnier. Panel questions and follow ups by new writer and cartoonist Scott Thomas. Websites: Rachel Marks website: https://www.rachelannemarks.com/ Merrie Destefano website: http://www.merriedestefano.com/ Scott Thomas comics website: https://www.cruxcomix.com/ Paul …
Halloween episode: Paranormal and Horror writer Mike Duran discusses how writing from a Christian perspective can be compatible with the horror genre. Mike also talks about his supernatural experiences growing up and how that influenced his writing. Mikes website: https://www.mikeduran.com/By Paul Regnier / Mike Duran
Interview with gaslamp fantasy author Kyle Robert Shultz. Author website: https://kylerobertshultz.com/By Paul Regnier / Kyle Robert Shultz
Science Fiction author Joshua Johnston talks about creating impactful scenes, where Star Wars and Star Trek intersect in storytelling, getting inspiration from being a high school teacher and so much more.By Paul Regnier / Joshua Johnston
A series of "mini-interviews" at Realm Makers 2019 featuring: Jill Williamson, Lindsay Franklin, Ronie Kendig, Kerry Nietz, Jason Joyner, Joshua Johnston, Steve Rzasa, and Steve Laube.By Paul Regnier
Interview with science fiction author Kerry Nietz. Kerry talks about his background as a software developer and how that influenced his sci-fi stories as well as how one of his books ended up on The Tonight Show. Kerry's website: https://www.nietz.com/By Paul Regnier
Author interview with urban fantasy author Rachel Marks. In this episode, Rachel talks about her inspiration for writing urban fantasy, writing through adversity, and getting a contract with Amazon publishing. Rachel's website: https://www.rachelannemarks.com/By Paul Regnier
Author interview with new author M.B. Davis. Marc writes speculative fiction landing somewhere between paranormal and thriller. He's currently working on an epic fantasy novel and his debut collection of short stories titled, "The Fear That Dwells" is set to release later this year. M.B. Davis' website: https://authormbdavis.com/…
Author Merrie Destefano talks about her experience with big publishers, small publishers, and indy publishing. Merrie Destefano describes her writing as "dark stories with a thread of hope." Join us as we discuss intuitive storytelling and writing from the heart in this episode. Merrie Destefano's website: http://www.merriedestefano.com/…
Author Steve Rzasa discusses over a decade of publishing experience, 15+ titles, and what he's learned as a hybrid author in the traditional and indy publishing worlds. Steve's website: https://www.steverzasa.com/By Paul Regnier