Category Archives: Interviews

John Scalzi Talks About the Changing World of Publishing with the Arizona Republic

A few weeks ago I spoke with John Scalzi for the Arizona Republic about his upcoming appearance at the Poisoned Pen tomorrow, which wraps up his current signing/ukulele concert tour. I admit, I was fairly intimidated – he’s one of … Continue reading

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Jason M. Hough speaks the word on Zero World

Throughout my recent blogging journeys, I’ve stumbled across common interests in unusual places. Take author Jason M. Hough. I first came across his work at Phoenix Comicon in 2014, watching him on a panel about economics. I later picked up … Continue reading

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Send in the Clones – the Many Authorial Faces of Chuck Wendig

The Phoenix Comicon interview series continues with Chuck Wendig. Known for his “Miriam Black” series, about a woman who knows when people will die, the prolific Wendig is also a game designer, screenwriter, comic writer and blogger, dishing out writing … Continue reading

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Brian Staveley talks about “The Chronicles of the Unhewn Throne”

And now to (finally) kick off a weekly series (for the next couple months) of interviews from Phoenix Comicon. We start off with Brian Staveley. The college professor from Vermont is a Gemmell Morningstar finalist and earned a Locus nomination … Continue reading

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Paolo Bacigalupi talks The Water Knife and “Cli-Fi”

Paolo Bacigalupi is coming to Changing Hands in Phoenix on Thursday, June 4, to discuss his new novel, The Water Knife. I spoke with him recently for the Arizona Republic about the novel, a dystopian look at a water war … Continue reading

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