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  • 00:31

    The Women Show with your Host Elizabeth Black

    in Pop Culture

    Tonight your host on The Women Show is Elizabeth Black. Her guest is Leigh Lane


    Lisa (Leigh M.) Lane has been writing dark speculative fiction for over twenty years. She has ten published novels and dozens of published short stories. She is married to editor Thomas B. Lane, Jr. and currently resides in the outskirts of Sin City.


     


    Her mainstream works include the Revelations urban fantasy trilogy and the Jane the Hippie Vampire dramatic horror series. Her more literary works include the traditional Gothic horror novel, Finding Poe; the World-Mart trilogy, a dystopian tribute to Orwell, Serling, and Vonnegut; and the dark allegorical tale, Myths of Gods. For more about Leigh and her works, visit her website at http://www.cerebralwriter.com.

  • 00:32

    LIVE Reading of The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe on "Dear Prudence" Radio

    in Self Help

    "TRUE! --nervous --very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am; but why will you say that I am mad? The disease had sharpened my senses --not destroyed --not dulled them. Above all was the sense of hearing acute. I heard all things in the heaven and in the earth. I heard many things in hell. How, then, am I mad? Hearken! and observe how healthily --how calmly I can tell you the whole story."  Edgar Allan Poe, 1848  http://amzn.to/1GDN9MK


    Please join Amanda Grieme, Author of “Dear Prudence,” Motherhood Made ME Get Over MYSELF: A Metamorphosis, and English/Creative Writing Educator. Amanda LIVES with Bipolar Disorder choosing writing as her catharsis and creative medium to help others. Her life experience with mental illness, self-medication will lend listeners invaluable, often quirky life advice. Tune in to share in life’s struggles, folly, laughter, tears… idiosyncratic oddities, cradled by eclectic music selections.  Enjoy the "Instrument of the Devil" http://amzn.to/1GDP2Jn


    “Dear Prudence” Radio – Life Advice to Help YOU Cope will provide you with entertaining and informative fodder about life stuff, backed by research, justified by public opinion… and humbled by ill-experience. 


    http://youtu.be/PBQ3TADwSyQ


    http://amzn.to/1Seq1oY


     

  • 00:27

    "New Heights Show on Education" Author and Poet Edgar Allan Poe

    in Poetry

    Today we will be talking about the biography and life of legendary author and writer Edgar Allan Poe. He is best known for his chilling short stories and poetry, including “The Tell Tale Heart,” The Cask of Amontillado, and the Raven.


    Biography of Edgar Allan Poe: poestories.com


    Richmond's Poe Museum: poemuseum.org

  • 02:25

    Star Wars The Force Awakens Review

    in Movies

    At last, there's a new Star Wars movie!  Robert Winfree and Mark Radulich will break it all down for you (even though no matter what we say you are going to see it anyway).  Is it better or worse than the Phantom Menace?  Did JJ Abrams live up to all the expectations or did he drive the franchise further in the dirt?  Should we burn down Disney Headquarters?  We'll answer all of these questions and more!

  • 00:31

    Travel Today -- The Quirk, Richmond, Virginia

    in Travel

    This week's Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from one of the cooler hotels on the planet—Quirk Hotel in Richmond, Virginia. Originally a dry goods store, the Quirk Hotel is not only a great restoration project but also an amazing art gallery. Joining Peter will be Chris Semtner, Curator at the Edgar Allan Poe Museum, will fill us in on the connection of Edgar Allan Poe and his ties to Richmond—as wells as what one can expect when visiting the museum.


    Then, Maureen Egan, Author and Co-Owner of the Real Richmond Food Tours, will discuss how the “capital of confectionary” ties in with Richmond’s food scene and Karrie Peifer, Editor and Senior Food Writer for Richmond Times-Dispatch/Richmond.com, will report on the busy Richmond restaurant scene. There’s all of this and more on this week’s Travel Today with Peter Greenberg.


     

  • 00:43

    IndieReview Behind The Scenes The Darker Side of Romance!

    in Entertainment

    Welcome Everyone! Tonight IndieReview Behind The Scenes's segments, The Darker Side Of Romance's host Author Ronda Caudill will chat with Author MD Martin!


     Author MD Martin was born and raised in Abingdon, VA. She first began writing the Legends of William's Point series in 1995 while attending Virginia Highlands Community College. She has been published in the Bristol Herald Courier Newspaper, The Sage Literary Magazine, and Treasured poems of America. One of her Christmas stories has also appeared on the WABN radio station. When she isn't writing she is an avid reader and loves the Pendergast novels by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, Edgar Allen Poe, and Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series. She also enjoys photography, camping, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.


    Contact: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/7035798.M_D_Martin?from_search=true&search_version=service

  • 01:13

    Louis Bayard joins Alex Dolan on Thrill Seekers

    in Books

    Louis Bayard is the author of seven novels, including Roosevelt's Beast, The School of Night, The Pale Blue Eye and Mr. Timothy. A New York Times Notable author, he has been nominated for both the Edgar® and Dagger awards and has been named one of People magazine's top authors of the year. Joyce Carol Oates has noted, "Louis Bayard is a writer of remarkable gifts: for language, for imagination, for that mysterious admixture of audacity and craftsmanship that signals a major talent in the making." He is also the author of the popular Downton Abbey recaps for the New York Times.


    Thrill Seekers host Alex Dolan is a writer and musician based in California. His first book, The Euthanist, is published through Diversion Books and represented by the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency. His second novel, with a working title of The Empress of Tempera, is scheduled for publication in September 2016. His is an executive committee member of the San Francisco Bay Area’s Litquake and a member of International Thriller Writers and Sisters in Crime. 


    This is a trademarked copyrighted podcast solely owned by the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network LLC.

  • 00:31

    The Raven (2012)

    in Entertainment

    John Cusack stars as Edgar Allan Poe in 2012's The Raven.  The Raven is a fictional telling of Edgar Allan Poe's last days.  Poe works with Detactive Emmett Fields, Luke Evans, to stop a madman inspired by Poe's very own tales of terror!  Alice Eve and Brendan Gleeson round out the cast of The Raven directed by James McTeigue.  Join Joe Diesel and special guest Jeremy as we discuss The Raven!

  • 00:42

    IndieReview Behind The Scenes WEEK-END EDITION spotlights Valentine Wolfe!

    in Entertainment

    Hello Everyone! My name is Michelle Cornwell Jordan one of your hosts. My co-host Jamie White is also joining me, and tonight we have the opportunity to chat with "Victorian Chamber metal" rock duo VALENTINE WOLFE! 


    Valentine Wolfe Something Wicked(ly Awesome) This Way Comes...


    Formed in 2006, Valentine Wolfe is the combined effort of the Lady Sarah Black and Braxton Ballew. Imagine Sarah Brightman being backed by Francois Rabbath blowing through a Marshall stack at midnight.  Having dubbed their music "Victorian Chamber metal", the duo have synthesized a love of metal, classical and industrial, infusing them with a Victorian sensibility that evokes the likes of Bram Stoker and Edgar Allan Poe.


    Contact: Website: http://www.valentinewolfe.com/index/


     

  • 00:34

    IndieReview Behind The Scenes The Darker Side of Romance!

    in Entertainment

    Welcome Everyone! Tonight IndieReview Behind The Scenes's segments, The Darker Side Of Romance's host Author Ronda Caudill will chat with Author MD Martin!


     Author MD Martin was born and raised in Abingdon, VA. She first began writing the Legends of William's Point series in 1995 while attending Virginia Highlands Community College. She has been published in the Bristol Herald Courier Newspaper, The Sage Literary Magazine, and Treasured poems of America. One of her Christmas stories has also appeared on the WABN radio station. When she isn't writing she is an avid reader and loves the Pendergast novels by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, Edgar Allen Poe, and Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series. She also enjoys photography, camping, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.


    Contact: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/7035798.M_D_Martin?from_search=true&search_version=service

  • 02:02

    The Two Hour Macabre Comedy Hour

    in Comedy

    Trick or Treat all you sexy hobgoblins and undead type funsters. It's time to get your pirate, zombie, or slutty nurse costume out of the closet and celebrate Halloween with Jay, Matt, and the IWS Radio team.


    Jay and Matt have the candy bowl filled with witty banter, hilarious hypothetical movie trailers, bad Halloween music, and the epic and award winning interpretation of Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven as performed by the IWS Radio Players.


    It's going to be a ghoulishly fun time with more drunkenness, nakedness and unintentional comedy than a direct to DVD slasher flick. So dress up, listen in, call us at 661-244-9852, and kick-off your Halloween celebration as IWS Radio presents: The Two Hour Macabre Comedy Hour