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Speacial Mind of a Monster episode as we talk with Airship Isabella after the Jan 25th Oddities New Orleans Episode
Join us Tuesday night December 2, 2014 at 9 pm eastern as we welcome back William Barnes to the show! It's been more than a year since we had William on the show and its time for a Falcon Project update. The Falcon Project proposes to conduct an extensive aerial search for an unrecognized North American primate, a.k.a. sasquatch or Bigfoot, by means of an helium-filled airship, upon which a platform supporting thermal-imaging and high resolution wireless videography equipment is mounted. Has there been any progress? We will get an update on the project from William!
A KOPE Radio Drama LIVE from WCKR in Columbus, Ohio. Written by James Copeland including the voices of James, Daniel, Madeline, Curtis, and Jessica, this old-time radio drama is one that you won't want to miss. Featuring a hilarious, satirical plot, it's sure to be a great half-hour of New Year's Fun!
Young Adult author Shannon Delany reads from her most recent release, WEATHER WITCH, and talks briefly about the novel that kicks off her steampunk and stormpunk series!
Some fled the Old World to avoid war, and some fled to leave behind magick. Yet even the fiercely regulated New World--with its ranks and emphasis on decorum--cannot staunch the power that wells up in certain people, influencing the weather and calling down storms. Hunted, the Weather Witches are forced to power the rest of the population's ships, as well as theirevery necessityand luxury, in a time when steam power is repressed.
Jordan Astraea hails from a flawless background with no taint of magick, but on her seventeenth birthday she is accused of summoning an unscheduled storm. Taken from her family, Jordan is destined to be enslaved on an airship. But breaking Jordan may prove to be the very thing her carefully constructed society cannot weather.
And losing Jordan forever may force her beau, Rowen, to be the hero he would have never otherwise dared become.
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"The promise of society intrigue and magical world building... settle in for what is sure to be an extended series." — Booklist
"This story is all parts awesome!" — Bookhounds Reviews
Our German Ancestry
Hosted by: Robert Schlattmann
On May 6, 1937 at 7:25 pm the Hindenburg was docking at the Lakehurst, NJ Naval Air Station when the tragedy occurred. The hydrogen filled airship ignited and was destroyed within 35 seconds. There were 36 fatalities, but surprisingly, 52 managed to survive this disaster. In the 1930s, Germany was reclaiming its rightful position in the world. Recognition and prestige for the German people were both earned and deserved. Could this tragedy have been the result of sabotage? If it was sabotage, then who would do such a thing to so many innocent people? Why would anyone have a grudge against Germany? Indeed, who could possibly have an "axe to grind" over the successes of the German People. We will discuss more details of this tragedy and the suspected sabotage on the show tonight.
HARBINGER COMETH!! -- Philippa (Pip) Ballantine and Kriss Morton talk Epic Fantasy!
New Zealand born fantasy writer and podcaster Philippa (Pip) Ballantine is the author of the Books of the Order and the Shifted World series. She is also the co-author with her husband Tee Morris of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences novels. Her awards include an Airship, a Parsec, and a Sir Julius Vogel. She currently resides in Manassas, Virginia with her husband, daughter, and a mighty clowder of cats.
Author of: Geist, Spectyr, Wrayth and Harbinger (2013) from Ace Books and Hunter and Fox and Kindred and Wings (2013) from Pyr Books
Co-author (with Tee Morris) of Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences— an Airship Award winning steampunk series. Novels: Phoenix Rising and the Janus Affair. Also includes digital short stories and a free award winning podcast series
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Harbinger is #4 in the Book of the Order series.
The Deacons of the Order are all that stand between the wicked spirits of the Otherside and the innocent citizens of the Empire. They are sworn to protect humanity, even when they cannot protect themselves…
Though she is haunted by the terrible truth of her past, Sorcha must lead the charge against the gathering hordes of geists seeking to cross into the Empire. But to do so, she will need to manipulate powers beyond her understanding—powers that may prove to be her undoing…
JEFF DANELEK, is an author, researcher and graphic artist. After a stint in the Navy, he attended the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, specializing in illustration and graphic design. He has worked for a wide array of employers, from the public school system to the aerospace industry. He enjoys writing both fiction and non-fiction, much of it with spiritual, religious, cryptozoological, historical and/or paranormal overtones. His first book, Reconsidering Atlantis: A New Look at a Prehistoric Civilization (out of print), was published in 2003. He has since written: The Mystery of Reincarnation, The Case for Ghosts, Atlantis, Lessons from a Prehistoric Civilization (basically a rework of his book), UFOs: The Great Debate, 2012: Extinction or Utopia, and the Case for Reincarnation. Jeff has also written The Great Airship of 1897, that deals with the mysterious sighting of "airships" reported over rhe southwest and midwest in the winter of 1896-97, and co-authored with Chuck Davis, Phantoms of the Skies: The Lost History of Aviation from Antiquity through the Wright Brothers. He has been a guest on Coast to Coast with George Noury, on Whitley Strieber's Dreamland Radio Show, the x-zone with Rob McConnell, EUP Radio with Scott Colborn, Erskine Overnight, Para-X Radio with Rusty O'Nhail, and many more. He has also spoken at several seminars, most recently at a paranormal conference at the haunted Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado. Jeff continues to do free-lance graphic work, teach classes at Colorado Free University and Front Range Community College in Denver, and work on his tennis game. His work can be found at www.ourcuriousworld.com and www.Quest4Spirit.org.
FearCast Network: Mind of a Monster
Monster plumbs the dark recesses of horror. Expect a focus on Metal, Blood, and Gore. Reviewed by Monster from FearCast Network, who gave it "Five Fuzzies"