Ep 2.63 - LIVE! with Jon Del Arroz

October 4, 2017

Today science fiction author Jon Del Arroz, the author of "For Steam and Country" and the Dragon Award nominated novel for Best Military Science Fiction Novel of 2017 "Rescue Run" joins the show. John shares his adventures of writing for games, comics, the short form and writing novels.

Find all of John's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Jon-Del-Arroz/e/B01NBOZVCP

This episode of LIVE! is sponsored by "For a Few Credits More" the second anthology in the Four Horseman Universe created by Mark Wandrey and Chris Kennedy.

Edited by bestselling authors and universe creators Mark Wandrey and Chris Kennedy, “For a Few Credits More” includes sixteen all-new stories in the Four Horsemen universe by a variety of bestselling authors—and some you may not have heard of…yet. It’s a world where you can get anything you want. Some things, though, are only available for a few credits more!

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Ep 2.62 - LIVE! with AK Lambert

October 4, 2017

Today Scott and Ralph chat with AK Lambert, a science fiction author who just published his debut novel, "Princess Grace of Earth". Andy won an editing package from Ellen Campbell during our Cover's For A Cure event, putting him in league with one of the best editors in the business and today Andy talks about writing and publishing his first novel.

Find Andy's novel, Princess Grace of Earth here on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Princess-Grace-Earth-Zerot-Infestation-ebook/dp/B074Y86F5R

Today's show is sponsored by Scott today, and his new SMC Marauders novel, Burning Sun. 

Burning Sun is book two in the SMC Marauders trilogy. Readers who enjoy fantastic aliens and epic battles will want this series in their collection. Part space opera, part military scifi, this book takes a dynamic cast of characters to stunning new worlds and epic conflicts.

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Ep 2.61 - LIVE! with Rue

September 15, 2017

Today the author of The Chronicles of Hawthorn fantasy and Lake Effect romance series, Rue joins the show! Rue has been writing and publishing since 2013 and today they joins us to talk about her writing Journey!

This episode of LIVE! is sponsored by Richard Fox and his hit novel Iron Dragoons!

Winner of the 2017 Dragon Award for Best Military Science Fiction or Fantasy novel!

I am Armor. I am Fury. I Will not Fail.

Soldiers of the Terran Armor Corps wage war across the stars. Wired into mechanized battle suits, they fight the terrifying battles which must be won, no matter the cost. Their deeds are legend, their reputation feared by the enemies of Earth and her allies, but how the Corps forges young men and women into mighty warriors is shrouded by mystery.

Roland Shaw lost his parents to war, he volunteers for the Armor Corps to honor their memory and discover just how far he can push himself. To succeed, he must find the iron in his heart and prove himself worthy to the Corps. For the Armor, there is no substitute for victory and to fail is to die.

Iron Dragoons is an action-packed military sci-fi novel, the first of a new series by the author of The Ember War Saga.

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Ep 2.60 - LIVE! with David Weber

September 6, 2017

Today, Keystroke Medium interview the legendary David Weber - The author of dozens of books within (at least… he’s lost count) six series. In true Weber fashion, we established this episode as the longest KSM episode in history at just shy of two hours. But all 120 minutes are well worth the listen.

We talk about future societies, a hint about what’s in store for the next Harrington novel. His take on some of the most fascinating characters in the Honorverse. We talk about dictation, collaborations and more.

This episode is jammed packed with great information from one of the greatest sci-fi authors in the industry today, you don’t want to miss it.

Find all of David's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/David-Weber/e/B000APBAFE/

This episode of Keystroke Medium is brought to you by:
The Legion Awakes, Sleeping Legion Book 1

“A century ago, all but two members of Lance Scipio’s unit were executed for dishonoring his regiment.

Now he is woken into a strange new time, and tasked with whipping into shape the worst squad of misfits in the entire Human Marine Corps.

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Ep 2.59 - LIVE! with Nick Bailey and Darren Bullock

August 29, 2017

Today's episode of keystroke medium came after a couple of months of finagling. Schedules had to be accommodated and technology barriers overcome.

The result is the first five person show we have done. The guests, Nick Bailey and Darren Bullock, surprised Josh, Ralph, and Scott more than a few times. To say it was a rowdy interview might be understating the facts.

Nick and Darren describe the thirty year development of their novel, Liberator, and delve into what makes a good character, how to write collaboratively, and why they started Dust Publishing.

If you have ever wanted to write as part of a team, this is a good episode to watch. This episode is both entertaining and informative.

Find books by Nick and Darren on Amazon here:
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Ep. 2.58 - LIVE! with Michael J Sullivan

August 29, 2017

Michael J Sullivan joins Keystroke Medium today talking about writing fantasy. Josh and Scott were extremely excited with this interview, and not just because they're trying to leverage his contacts to get Brandon Sanderson on the show.

Sullivan is the creator of the Riyria Revelations series. A self-taught author, he has enjoyed extraordinary success in recent years. He started when he was thirteen and wrote very seriously for over ten years. Like many of our guests, life got in the way until he was able to come back to it.

We've had many authors talk about the transition from self publishing to traditional publishing. Sullivan is the first, I believe who went back and forth due to situations Beyond anyone's control. The story is both fascinating in a little bit scary. (He of course tells it well.)

What are some other bonuses of this episode? Sullivan talks about his elaborate beta reader system and also positive experience with traditional editors.

We also go into how his fantasy is different from other popular fantasy today.

If you love the genre, or if you're a writer looking for inspiration to keep going, this is the episode for you.

Find all of Michael's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Michael-J.-Sullivan/e/B002BOJ41O

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Ep 2.57 - Ask Us Anything w/ Josh and Scott

August 21, 2017

Josh and Scott talk about audiobooks, what they're reading, what they're writing and take questions from viewers.

 

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Ep 2.56 - LIVE! with Devon C Ford

August 5, 2017

Today the author of the post-apocalyptic After It Happened, Devon C Ford joins the show! Devon has been writing/publishing since 2016 and today he joins us to talk about his writing Journey.

Find all of Devon's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Devon-C-Ford/e/B01MR1ZI49/

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Ep 2.55 - LIVE! with Summer Lane

August 2, 2017

Today the author of the post-apocalyptic Collapse Series and the Zero Day Trilogy, Summer Lane joins the show! Summer has been publishing since 2013 and today she joins us to talk about her writing Journey.

Find all of Summer's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Summer-Lane/e/B00BF2IPJK/

This episode of LIVE! is brought to you by:

Awakened: Paragons Book One

When Dark Portals Open, Heroes Will Awaken.

Israel Trent is a man living his dream as a crime reporter for the Chicago Tribune.

Erin Simms is a young woman whose life is a blur of neon lights, drug-fueled diversions, and being in the wrong places with the wrong people.

These two strangers wake up together in a modern day dungeon with no memory of how they got there and come face to face with monsters that neither ever dreamed existed. Rescued by agents of the mysterious Sentry Group, the duo soon find their lives turned upside down.

As Israel and Erin learn about the hidden parts of human history and the secret societies that keep it that way, the truth of their own incredible genetic legacy is revealed. Armed with powers they never imagined could be real, Israel and Erin must choose whether to stand against the horrors soon to be unleashed upon the world or step back and let humanity fend for itself. They must discover what it means to be Awakened.

Awakened is the first book of The Paragons Trilogy. It’s a gripping origin story filled with mystery, fast paced action, horrific threats, and bewildering fringe science. If you enjoy an action thriller with a heavy dose of the fantastic, you'll love C.Steven Manley’s Awakened.

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Ep 2.54 - LIVE! with Melissa Storm

July 24, 2017

Today the best-selling contemporary christian author of the Cupid’s Bow and First Street Church Romance series, Melissa Storm joins the show! Melissa has been publishing since 2011, was recently admitted into the Kindle Worlds program on Amazon, and today she joins us to talk about her writing Journey.

Find all of Melissa's books on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Melissa-Storm/e/B00V3GV7PW/ 

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