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CTP | Authors Amy Hale,TL Shively and McKayla Jade talk Publishing Contracts | Jun 30, 2020

Contracts are a vital part of the publishing world. They are meant to protect both the publisher as well as the creator. But what if you get a contract from a predatory publisher? How could you tell? When should you give up certain rights, if any? Where is that line in the sand?

Join authors Amy Hale, T.L. Shively, and McKayla Jade as they discuss their history with contracts and the good and dark sides of the business. Bring your questions because whether you're a writer, an illustrator, or another publisher, you need to get the answers from people who know. 

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GS | Psych-Rock Band LOVECHILD. Meet Leo Lovechild and Wyatt Mones | Jun 26, 2020

Geek Speak hosts, Matthew Harris and Meredith Loughran had the pleasure of sitting down and having a great conversation with Leo Lovechild and Wyatt Mones from the band, LOVECHILD.

They spoke about the genesis of the band and what life's been like during "The Great Pause." They've even teased us a bit about the soon-to-be released new album and Geek Insider was given consent to play their latest single, HATS OFF.

Don't stop here! Make sure you follow them on social media and download their other tunes from Bandcamp and definitely subscribe to Lovechild on iTunes.

Check out our article on Geek Insider and don't forget to hit the subscribe button on your favorite listening app!

CTP | Authors Bobby Nash and Charles F. Millhouse | Jun 23, 2020

If you love reading adventure, you are probably a fan of both Bobby Nash and Charles F. Millhouse. If you aren't, you should be. Both have long-running series books in a variety of genres and tonight's your chance to pick their brains about what it takes to succeed in today's writing market.

Bobby and Charles have a good sit down with Brian K. Morris, host of Clever Title Pending.

 

*** More about Brian K. Morris ***

Brian K. Morris is an independent publisher, hybrid author, award-winning playwright, and former mortician's assistant. Brian hosts a morning show called Nevermind the Furthermore on Facebook and YouTube as well as Clever Title Pending right here on your favorite podcast app. Follow him on Rising Tide Publications

CTP | Authors Jackson, Adkins, and Reed Jr. Speak About Faith in Writing | Jun 16, 2020

Faith is very important, especially in difficult times. However, it doesn't always translate well into one's creative ventures. Some readers seek out faith-based work while others run from it.

On Clever Title Pending, we'll explore the importance of faith in one's writing. Does it influence the work or is it best to stay away from it? Brian K. Morris is joined by a trio of great writers, Romance author Cathy Jackson, Super Heroic author Tyrone Tony Reed, Jr., and Horror author David E. Adkins. So bring your questions and an open mind.

 

*** More about Brian K. Morris ***

Brian K. Morris is an independent publisher, hybrid author, award-winning playwright, and former mortician's assistant. Brian hosts a morning show called Nevermind the Furthermore on Facebook and YouTube as well as Clever Title Pending right here on your favorite podcast app. Follow him on Rising Tide Publications

GS | Marc Rienzo, artist, FX supervisor and creator of Bad Guy Nonsense | Jun 15, 2020

Marc Rienzo, who has visual effects credits in movies like Thor: Ragnarok, The Beach Bum, and American Hustle, launches his very first Kickstarter on June 16, 2020 to promote his family-friendly card game that features his stunning artwork.
 
Geek Speak hosts, Matthew Harris and Meredith Loughran sit with Marc Rienzo to talk about the genesis of his strategic card game, BAD GUY NONSENSE. 64 battle cards packed with fun in a game that employs bounty hunters, bandits, heroes, monsters and more. 
 
And for all of you geeks out there, Marc has a free print and play option that lets you learn the game before you pledge. Where else are you going to get 64 pieces of Marc Rienzo art? And if you are watching the video, he tells us who his favorite Batman is too.
 
Visit our article on Geek Insider at https://geekinsider.com/meet-marc-rienzo-artist-vfx-supervisor-and-creator-of-bad-guy-nonsense/
 
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Website: https://badguynonsense.com/
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Website: https://www.marcrienzo.com/
IMDb: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0006821/
DeviantArt: https://www.deviantart.com/marcrienzo
 
 
 
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CTP | Game Writers Dan Smith and Dave Woodrum | Jun 09, 2020

You think it's a challenge to writing short stories or novels? Try writing games!

Today's guests are game writers Dan Smith and Dave Woodrum. Whether it's a tabletop RPG or a game supplement, host Brian K. Morris wonders if writing for games professionally viable?

This is a replay of the livestream on June 9, 2020. 

 

*** More about Brian K. Morris ***

Brian K. Morris is an independent publisher, hybrid author, award-winning playwright, and former mortician's assistant. Brian hosts a morning show called Nevermind the Furthermore on Facebook and YouTube as well as Clever Title Pending right here on your favorite podcast app. Follow him on Rising Tide Publications

GS | Lead Singer of Joe Hertler and The Rainbow Seekers | Jun 05, 2020

If you need some feel-good music in your life then we highly recommend Paper Castle, an album release by Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers.

In this hour, hosts Matthew Harris and Meredith Loughran had the privilege of sitting with lead singer and guitarist of Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers. Joe speaks about his journey in music, how he's keeping busy interacting with his friends and fans while the world is still shut down; Minecraft, where he got his amazing rainbow cape - and so much more.

He was gracious enough to give Geek Insider permission to play his video so that we can all enjoy the smooth vocals and fun beat from his dynamic group in their latest release "UNDERWATER"

Paper Castle is available on Soundcloud at https://soundcloud.com/joehertler/sets/paper-castle

 

FOLLOW JOE HERTLER

Stay up-to-date with tour dates and get some Rainbow Seekers merch at https://joehertler.com/

CTP | Author Amy Hale - Jun 02, 2020

CLEVER TITLE PENDING presents author AMY HALE.

 

Host Brian K. Morris brings personality and fun with in-depth interviews and interaction with his friends and fans! 

This is the replay from the June 2, 2020 livestream event. 

Connect with Amy Hale

Be sure to connect to Amy Hale on her website for the latest news and information about her latest books releases and appearances. https://www.authoramyhale.com/

 

*** More about Brian K. Morris ***

Brian K. Morris is an independent publisher, hybrid author, award-winning playwright, and former mortician's assistant. Brian hosts a morning show called Nevermind the Furthermore on Facebook and YouTube as well as Clever Title Pending right here on your favorite podcast app. Follow him on Rising Tide Publications

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