The Horror Writers Podcast

J. Thorn

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The Horror Writers Podcast #76 - Writing Video Games and Urban Fantasy with Justin Sloan
Oct 16 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #76 - Writing Video Games and Urban Fantasy with Justin Sloan
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. Justin Sloan is a cross-genre novelist, focusing mostly on epic fantasy and urban fantasy. He’s also an actor, podcaster, and video game writer. A former writer for Telltale Games, Justin’s resume includes working on their officially licensed games for both The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones. We talk to Justin about games, fantasy, and more. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing. Check out their brand new website at http://www.crystallakepub.com Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h Justin Sloan’s Website - http://wwww.justinsloanauthor.com The Creative Writing Career Podcast - http://www.creativewritingcareer.com Death Marked by Justin Sloan and Michael La Ronn on InstaFreebie - https://www.instafreebie.com/free/3YhK2 Death Marked by Justin Sloan and Michael La Ronn on Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/Death-Marked-Fantasy-Modern-Necromancy-ebook/dp/B01LYT0FIC Death Bound by Justin Sloan and Michael La Ronn on Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/Death-Bound-Fantasy-Modern-Necromancy-ebook/dp/B01LX356BU/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8 Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #75 – American Demon Hunters
Oct 9 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #75 – American Demon Hunters
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. For the first time ever we had five people on the show at once! J. recently released FIVE books on one day. Seeing a trend? In addition to his new novel, American Demon Hunters, he also released four novellas written in the American Demon Hunters world. Today he’s here to talk about the awesome project, along with all the other authors who wrote ADH stories: John L. Monk, Chad Lutzke, Bettina Melher, and THWP co-host, Zach Bohannon. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing. Check out their brand new website at http://www.crystallakepub.com Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h American Demon Hunters: The Novel on Amazon - http://amzn.to/2cXYSMG American Demon Hunters Novellas: Battle Creek, Michigan by Chad Lutzke - http://amzn.to/2dYD152 Albany, New York by Bettina Melher - http://amzn.to/2ebdl8p Washington D.C. by John L. Monk - http://amzn.to/2dGyVig Nashville, Tennessee by Zach Bohannon - http://amzn.to/2dGzvwp Chad Lutzke’s Website - http://www.chadlutzke.com Bettina Melher’s Website - http://www.bettinamelher.com/ John L. Monk’s Website - https://john-l-monk.com/ Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #74 – Beautiful Horror Stories w/ Mercedes M. Yardley
Oct 2 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #74 – Beautiful Horror Stories w/ Mercedes M. Yardley
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. When she’s not breaking laptops, Mercedes Yardley writes some damn good horror stories, published by Crystal Lake Publishing. In addition to being featured in the new short story collection, Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories, alongside greats such as Clive Barker and Neil Gaiman, Mercedes has written several novellas and short stories. She joined Zach and J. to talk about several things, including what inspires her, how she formed her style, and we discuss her novella, Little Dead Red. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing. Check out their brand new website at http://www.crystallakepub.com Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday. Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h Mercedes Yardley’s Website - https://abrokenlaptop.com/ Buy Mercedes Yardley Books on Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/Mercedes-M-Yardley/e/B006B9MFA2/ Little Dead Red on Amazon - http://amzn.to/2diwF4h Pretty Little Dead Girls on Amazon - http://amzn.to/2ds6fMf Detritus In Love on Amazon - http://amzn.to/2diweH9 Mercedes Yardley on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/mercedes.murdockyardley Mercedes Yardley on Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/mercedesmy Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #72 – American Horror Story Season 6, Episode 1 Review
Sep 18 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #72 – American Horror Story Season 6, Episode 1 Review
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. This past week, FX premiered season 6 of its horror anthology television series, American Horror Story. Zach and J. watched the season premiere and are here to break down the episode and share their opinions on it, as well as their expectations for the rest of the season. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing and Mercedes Yardley’s Little Dead Red. In this modern day retelling of Little Red Riding Hood, the wolf takes to the city streets to capture his prey, but the hunter is close behind him. With Grim Marie on the prowl, the hunter becomes the hunted. Pick up Little Dead Red on Amazon here. Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h American Horror Story - http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/american-horror-story/episodes Shadows of a Lost Age: Dustfall Book One by J. Thorn and Glynn James - http://amzn.to/2cvLJeP The Parting of Ways: Dustfall Book Two by J. Thorn and Glynn James - http://amzn.to/2cvLW1I Of Foster Homes and Flies by Chad Lutzke - http://amzn.to/2cG7Nhn Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #71 – The Crow Gets Its Star, Friday the 13th: The Game, and More
Sep 11 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #71 – The Crow Gets Its Star, Friday the 13th: The Game, and More
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. On a special news episode, Zach and J. discuss Friday the 13th: The Game, The Crow reboot, and the mystery surrounding American Horror Story: Season 6. Also, on the 15th anniversary of 9/11, Zach and J. talk about where they were when the attacks happened. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing and Writers on Writing Volume 3: An Author’s Guide In this third volume you’ll find in-depth essays from authors such as Jonathan Janz, Kealan Patrick Burke, Nerine Dorman, Hal Bodner, Ben Eads, and James Everington. Edited by Joe Mynhardt. Pick up Writers on Writing Volume 3: An Author’s Guide on Amazon here. Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h New Friday the 13th: The Game trailer shows brutal new kills: http://ihorror.com/new-friday-13th-game-trailer-death-reel-music-video/ The Crow reboot is official and will star Jason Momoa - http://screenrant.com/crow-reboot-jason-momoa-2017-filming/ What the hell is AHS6 about? - http://bloody-disgusting.com/tv/3405904/latest-american-horror-story-6-promo-suggests-illusion/ Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #70 - Stranger Things
Sep 4 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #70 - Stranger Things
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. Zach and J. welcome David Wright back to the show, the co-host who's like a rash that just won't go away. Together, they discuss the Netflix sensation, "Stranger Things." This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing and Kevin Lucia’s Devourer of Souls. In Kevin Lucia’s latest installment of his growing Clifton Heights mythos, Sheriff Chris Baker and Father Ward meet for a Saturday morning breakfast at The Skylark Dinner to once again commiserate over the weird and terrifying secrets surrounding their town. Sheriff Baker shares with Father Ward the story of a journal discovered in the ruins of what was once an elaborate koi pond and flower garden, which regales a tale of regret, buried pain, and unfulfilled debt. Father Ward reveals the story of a tortured man from the nearby town of Tahawus, who visited his confessional seeking solace from a cosmic horror he can never outrun. Pick up Devourer of Souls on Amazon here. Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h Stranger Things - https://www.netflix.com/title/80057281 Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #66 – The Strain Takes New York and Stranger Things Takes The World
Aug 7 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #66 – The Strain Takes New York and Stranger Things Takes The World
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. With Autumn fast approaching, lots of horror news is starting to come out. So we’re talking about some today on the show including stories about The Strain, Stranger Things, and American Horror Story. This episode of The Horror Writers Podcast is brought to you by Crystal Lake Publishing and their brand new short story collection, Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories. Check it out here: http://amzn.to/2aBkyYS Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday.   Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h Shadows of a Lost Age (Dustfall Book 1) by J. Thorn and Glynn James - http://amzn.to/2aJ9SZc The Cadillac Three: Bury Me In My Boots - http://amzn.to/2apCivh New Posters for “The Strain: Season 3” Are All About Lady Liberty - http://bloody-disgusting.com/tv/3401831/new-posters-strain-season-3-lady-liberty/ Demogorgonzola: NY Pizzeria Unveils Stranger Things Pizza Menu! - http://ihorror.com/pizzeria-unveils-stranger-things-pizza-menu/ Looks Like American Horror Story Season 6 Theme Was Just Revealed - http://ihorror.com/looks-like-american-horror-story-season-6-theme-was-just-revealed/ Stephen King’s IT Remake: Missing Posters Show Pennywise’s Victims - http://ihorror.com/stephen-kings-remake-missing-posters-show-pennywises-victims/ Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net All Graphics Provided by Digges Creative -  http://www.diggescreative.com
The Horror Writers Podcast #59 – Top 3 90s Horror Movies
Jun 19 2016
The Horror Writers Podcast #59 – Top 3 90s Horror Movies
Welcome to The Horror Writers Podcast, the show with two horror authors discussing all things in the world of horror. The 90s was not only an awesome era for music, but also a great time for horror movies. Today, Zach and J. talk about their favorite horror movies of that decade. Also, making her podcast debut, Zach’s daughter. Remember to subscribe and to leave comments. We answer all of them. Be on the lookout for new episodes being posted every Sunday. Episode Links: Support The Horror Writers Podcast on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/thehorrorwriterspodcast?ty=h V For Vendetta on Amazon - http://amzn.to/1ZDFQZL The Story Grid by Shawn Coyne - http://amzn.to/1tghH0S The Horror Writers Podcast Website - http://www.thehorrorwriterspodcast.com J’s other podcast: The Intronaut - A Podcast for Introverts - http://theintronaut.com/ Zach Bohannon’s Website - http://www.zachbohannon.com J. Thorn’s Website - http://jthorn.net   Zach’s Top 3 90s Horror Movies: From Dusk Till Dawn - http://amzn.to/1UGzmVK The Haunting - http://amzn.to/1YeiTh7 Interview With The Vampire - http://amzn.to/1U4N4b4   J.’s Top 3 90s Horror Movies: The Sixth Sense - http://amzn.to/1YeiFGA The Silence of the Lambs - http://amzn.to/1U4NUUY The Blair Witch Project - http://amzn.to/1tghKK4   Honorable Mentions: Scream - http://amzn.to/1ZDFDWx Candyman - http://amzn.to/1Ukz5Ml Event Horizon - http://amzn.to/1YejAa0 Seven - http://amzn.to/1UGAWaj Jaco