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  • 00:16

    Top 10 Trends in Kitchen & Bath Design

    in Design

    Fresh off of KBIS 2016, DeAnna shares some of the Top 10 trends spotted at KBIS & from recent survey of kitchen & bath designers.

  • 01:00

    The Star Chamber Show #66, featuring Melissa Robinson

    in Books

    A great new writing talent enters the Star Chamber on Wednesday, January 20th when Melissa Robinson visits with co-hosts Michael West and Stephen Zimmer.  This will be a very special episode showcasing a gifted writer at the outset of her publishing path, and even better it happens to be her birthday!  Expect a very candid discussion of the trials and travails that writers just beginning their publishing path face, and discover a great new writer in the process.  This is one writer whose name you are going to hear about a lot in the future!  Wednesday, January 20th is the date, and 9pm EST is the time!  And after the show Michael West even has a very special unveiling to share!  Stay tuned! 


    About Melissa: Born in Jonesville, LA, Melissa became fascinated with folklore and mythology at an early age. She began writing short stories and essays at fifteen. In 2015, she had the honor of being included as one of the authors in Southern Haunts 3: Magick Beneath the Moonlight. Her current projects are a speculative fiction crime novel, and a collection of supernatural short stories.


     

  • 01:00

    The Star Chamber Show #67, featuring Alexander S. Brown and Selah Janel!

    in Books

    Get ready for the crossfire as Alexander S. Brown and Selah Janel host an open forum show!  That's right, anything might happen, anyone might call, and you will get plenty of banter and discussion between these two outstanding writers and co-hosts!  Be sure to tune in at 9pm EST on Wednesday night for a fun, free-format Star Chamber Show!  Going to be a LOT of fun!  Kicking it Olde School with a touch of Southern Haunts!  Get ready!


     


     

  • 01:00

    The Star Chamber Show #65, Featuring Paula Hardin!

    in Books

    It's time for the first Star Chamber Show of 2016 and co-hosts Alexander S. Brown and Selah Janel have a great guest to bring you to start the new year off strong!  Paranormal romance and steampunk author Paula Hardin will be coming into the Star Chamber to visit with Alexander and Selah, to talk writing and much more! Tune in Wednesday at 9pm EST to catch a great kickoff show for 2016!


    About Paula: Paula Hardin is a New Orleans girl born and raised. She’s married to her soul mate of over nineteen years. Paula has three children and two step-children, and eight grandbabies. Her passion is for the paranormal, mystical, and anything other than the norm. She also loves the Sci-Fi channel. Some of her favorites are dark artwork, gothic, dark pictures and paintings. She writes paranormal romances, steam punk, contemporary, which has lots of suspense, but ends with a happy ever after. Look for her in Face book, or visit her webpage for upcoming new works.


    Visit Paula's website at: http://paulavhardin.com

  • 00:25

    Healthy New Year, Healthy Home, Healthy You: Know Your Labels

    in Design

    To get the New Year started on the right foot, DeAnna, from the eco-shui design company DeAnna On Design, will walk you through some terms/ingredients you might find on frequently bought items for the home.

  • 00:46

    Why The Best Website Design is Invisible

    in Marketing

    We are continuing this month on the focus of website design and best practices in design strategy. Last week we talked user optimization. We highly recommend that you go and check that podcast out. Great steps you can take to enhance your customer’s experience.


    So Design – Good design is not something the average user look at and says, “Wow, that’s a great design!” Good design is something that is easy to use, read and interact with. It makes users want to engage and experience your website, app or physical material and evokes a specific emotional response. We’re looking at 10 Reasons why the best design in invisible! It’s true!


    Also, we are covering warning signs that your website redesign could end in catastrophe….ALL TODAY ON THE EDGE!

  • 00:59

    The Star Chamber Show #58, featuring Courtney Vice

    in Art

    The Star Chamber Show takes a turn toward the art world when Courtney Vice stops by for a visit with co-hosts Alexander S. Brown and Selah Janel on Wednesday, October 7th at 9pm EST. An amazingly talented artist whose work appears on everything from books to people, Courtney is a rising talent in the art world that listeners will enjoy meeting and discovering! Get ready for a good Vice! :) 


    About Courtney Vice: Courtney Vice was born in Baton Rouge Louisiana. Although she has been creating for 12 years, four of those years were spent in art school. In 2009, she graduated from Antonelli College, where she mastered graphic design. She has been tattooing and piercing sense 2010. Although she enjoys Dot matrix she is talented in a diversity of styles. Prior to becoming a tattoo artist, she contributes freelance graphics and designs for several businesses.

  • 02:03

    The Devil's Design

    in Education

    Sometimes the events that we experience and watch take place is blamed on the victim. Invariable we find that the design is in place long before the actions are executed. Who designed it that way and why? What is the design that the topic is highlighting? Who and what is a devil? Join us on Tuesday as we show and prove the answers to these questions in "ROUND TABLE" format. Join in the build and share your perspectives or just sit back and listen to those that care to be heard and help us come closer to the solution and actions to make it a reality for us.......

  • 00:58

    The Star Chamber Show #62, featuring Margie Colton

    in Books

    This Wednesday at 9pm EST, Charon Coin Press editor Margie Colton enters the Star Chamber to visit with co-hosts Selah Janel and Alexander S. Brown!  It's been an exciting time at Charon Coin Press with their growing State of Horror anthology collection and their latest release Pay the Ferryman!  Margie will be giving us the scoop on happenings with the press, life as an editor in the small press world, and much more!  Don't miss this show! 

  • 00:51

    The Star Chamber Show #63, featuring John F. Allen

    in Books

    This Wednesday at 9pm EST, author John F. Allen enters the Star Chamber with co-hosts Michael West and Stephen Zimmer, to talk about his Ivory-Verse and his Codename: Knight Ranger novellas, including his latest, The God Particle Conspiracy!  It will be a great discussion with an author on the rise, and you never know what to expect from John, he might even sing a bit!  Don't miss this latest edition of the Star Chamber Show!


    About John:   


    John F. Allen is an American writer born in Indianapolis, IN. He is a member of the Speculative Fiction Guild and the Indiana Writers Center, began writing stories as early as the second grade and has pursued most forms of writing at some point, throughout his career. John studied Liberal Arts at IUPUI with a focus in Creative Writing, received an honorable discharge from the United States Air Force and is a current member of the American Legion. John’s debut novel, The God Killers was published in the summer of 2013 by Seventh Star Press. 


    John currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana with his wife and son.  

  • 01:01

    The Star Chamber Show #61, featuring Glenn Porzig

    in Books

    Wednesday night at 9pm EST, author, artist, and screenwriter Glenn Porzig enters the Star Chamber to visit with co-hosts Stephen Zimmer and Michael West!  He will be talking about his latest projects, upcoming projects, art, and a whole lot more!  Come and meet a multi-talented creator this Wednesday! 


    About Glenn: 


    Glenn Porzig is best known as the creator of the comic book heroine Ace of Diamonds. Glenn grew up reading comics, pulp novels, and watching too much TV. Glenn and his wife Carly have written three screenplays together. They live in Indiana with a menagerie of both furry and scaly pets. Since 2005 he has been the co-host of PodCulture.com a weekly fandom podcast.


    Glenn has worked over twenty years in the television industry including two highly rated specials for SCI FI Channel; The Roswell Crash: Startling New Evidence, and The New Roswell: Kecksburg Exposed. He currently, literally, has his head in the clouds as a videographer on a TV news helicopter.


    Recently he has turned his attention to writing short stories and novellas. Glenn's first short story, Master of the Dead, was published by Destroyer Books in More Blood: A Sinanju Anthology. His debut occult horror novella Darkness Unbound: Lady in Black was released last Summer. The sequel Darkness Unbound: Terror of Night will be released on Halloween. You can learn more about his writing projects at DarknessUnbound.com.

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