#30 Assaph Mehr

Subscribe on Itunes Sticher and Google play *** Assaph grew up stumbling over historical relics in Isreal. He now lives in Sydney, Australia avoiding drop bears and the poisonous… everything of the Australian tropics along with his wife Julia, four kids and two cats. By day he is a martial artist, software product manager, bridgingContinue reading “#30 Assaph Mehr”

#29 The Great Jason Abbott Returns

Subscribe on Itunes The Great Jason Abbott returns to discuss Portcon, critique groups, Lovecraft, and Howard and the creation of the cover art for his novel ‘Vivian’s Last Cigarette.” Suggested Lovecraft reading: At the Mountains of Madness The Whisperer in Darkness The Shadow Out of Time The Colour Out of Space The Dunwich Horror SuggestedContinue reading “#29 The Great Jason Abbott Returns”

#3 J.R.R.Tolkien /w Jason Abbott

  On this episode on Mirage: Speculating on Speculative fiction Jason Abbott joins me as we take a look at J.R.R Tolkien’s work and life. Tolkien reading: *** Music: That fat rat: fly away Anjulie *** Jason Abbott is a fantasy author and moderator on the reddit sub r/fantasywriters read some jason’s work on hisContinue reading “#3 J.R.R.Tolkien /w Jason Abbott”

#28 H.G. Chambers

Subcribe on Itunes y searching for Origin: Stories on creativity or Bryan Aiello: and on Sticher at: https://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139043&refid=stpr   H.G. Chambers   Born in British Columbia, Canada, he spent much of his youth on Maui… Maui… If that is not enough to hate him He also flies helicopters… Is a musician… A graphic designer… andContinue reading “#28 H.G. Chambers”

#27 J. E. Purrazzi

  Science Fiction Author J. E. Purrazzi lives in Florida with her husband, and two cats, and gallons upon gallons of fish tanks. Her novel Malfunction won the first round of the contest at https://shoreindie.blogspot.com More info on her fiction is available on website: http://www.jillanepurrazzi.com/books/ Follow he on twitter: @J23hawkE¬† and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JPurrazzi.   ***Continue reading “#27 J. E. Purrazzi”

#26 Simon Fay

  Simon Fay was born in Dublin. He is the author of numerous books and short stories including BULK, a demented tragic comedy of enormous proportions, and People in Season, a prize winning literary novel. He likes whiskey, has been thinking about quitting smoking, went to animation college, works in graphic design, loves Star TrekContinue reading “#26 Simon Fay”

#25 Alex C. McDonald

  Alex hails from Australia and has taught English as a foreign language all around the world before landing with his family in Switzerland. He is a speculative author with two series. The wildly popular sci-fi serial ‘Phantom 500’ and the YA fantasy series ‘Jasimine Evans.’ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alexmcdauthor/ Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/8107918.Alex_C_McDonald Twitter: @alexmcdauthor Amazon Author authorContinue reading “#25 Alex C. McDonald”

#24 Jasper Hamill

    Jasper is Tech and science editor for the The Sun. He loves conspiracy theories and thinking beyond whats possible. This conversation made my imagination soar. I felt bad for Jasper, because everything he said made me want to tell him stories. Lots and lots of stories. Thankfully he was raised in London EnglandContinue reading “#24 Jasper Hamill”

#2 Stephen King

Stephen is a master horror and fantasy fiction author He has made a fortune entertaining readers and audiences world wide with his characters and stories. On this the second episode of Mirage, R. Emma Hardcastle and I dissect the master writer and what makes him so compelling to readers. *** E. Rache Hardcastle is a¬†Author,Continue reading “#2 Stephen King”

#23 John Henry Fleming

On this episode of Origins I speak with author John Fleming. A formidable player of disc golf, father, owner of cats, and instrument banger oner. He has also authored the books: Songs for the Deaf The Legend of the Barefoot Mailman Fearsome Creatures of Florida The Book I Will Write. Visit Dr. Fleming on hisContinue reading “#23 John Henry Fleming”