Geek Out With Mainframe 10 – Interview with Christiana Ellis – Part 2

Download: GOWM_010.mp3

Episode 10 is the second half of my interview with Christiana Ellis. No surprise … we get geeky. :)

You can find all things Christiana Ellis at:

Web site: http://christianaellis.com/
Twitter: @ChristianaEllis

On Podiobooks.com :
“Nina Kimberly the Merciless” – http://www.podiobooks.com/title/nina-kimberly-the-merciless
“Space Casey” – http://www.podiobooks.com/title/space-casey

Book:
Nina Kimberly the Merciless – http://www.amazon.com/Nina-Kimberly-Merciless-Christiana-Ellis/dp/1896944957

Mentioned:
Christiana’s Children’s Miracle Network donation page – https://www.hospitalshelpingkids.org/ExtraLife/m.aspx?i=209568C94E02F+042
Talking About Survivor – http://christianaellis.com/?cat=44
Hayao Miyazaki - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hayao_Miyazaki

I can be found and contacted at:

Web Site: http://gowmainframe.blogspot.com/

Twitter: @mainframe (or @gowmainframe for tweets just about the podcast)

Email: gowmainframe at gmail dot com

Voice Mail: 206-350-0528

Songs used are “Space Ride” & “Around”, from the album “Around” by Oursvince at http://www.oursvince.com

The podcast is distributed via Libsyn.com & Feedburner

Thanks for listening!

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Geek Out With Mainframe 9 – Interview with Christiana Ellis – Part 1

Download: GOWM_009.mp3

Episode 9 is the first half of my interview with Christiana Ellis. I’m in the running for Christiana’s biggest fan and this was a totally treat for me, and I hope for you listeners too.

You can find all things Christiana Ellis at:

Web site: http://christianaellis.com/
Twitter: @ChristianaEllis

On Podiobooks.com :
“Nina Kimberly the Merciless” – http://www.podiobooks.com/title/nina-kimberly-the-merciless
“Space Casey” – http://www.podiobooks.com/title/space-casey

Book:
Nina Kimberly the Merciless – http://www.amazon.com/Nina-Kimberly-Merciless-Christiana-Ellis/dp/1896944957

Mentioned:
Christiana’s Children’s Miracle Network donation page – https://www.hospitalshelpingkids.org/ExtraLife/m.aspx?i=209568C94E02F+042
“Down From Ten” – http://downfromten.jdsawyer.net/
“Empress Sword” – http://empresssword.com/
Sonic Society – http://sonicsociety.org/
Requiem of the Outcast – http://www.requiemoftheoutcast.com/wordpress/

I can be found and contacted at:

Web Site: http://gowmainframe.blogspot.com/

Twitter: @mainframe (or @gowmainframe for tweets just about the podcast)

Email: gowmainframe at gmail dot com

Voice Mail: 206-350-0528

Songs used are “Space Ride” & “Around”, from the album “Around” by Oursvince at http://www.oursvince.com

The podcast is distributed via Libsyn.com & Feedburner

Thanks for listening!

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Interview for Podioracket on BlogTalkRadio!

I was interviewed by Rhonda Carpenter for PodioRacket.com, in front of a live virtual audience at Blog Talk Radio. I took Rhonda’s questions and live questions from listeners. Topics discussed include Space Casey, the Parsecs, Nina Kimberly the Merciless, Nina 2, and my recently completed scifi novel rough draft.

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Interview: Podioracket Episode 7

In this 20-minute episode we interview Todd Newton and Christiana Ellis. We hear a special message from Nina Kimberly and Emerian Rich talks to our Podioracket.com Champion Jespa about the coming battle. Plus we share our usual mix of contests & news.

Todd Newton was born in Gridley, California in 1980. He now resides in Denver, Colorado with his wife, Micah, and their two dogs, Leonidas and Suki. Todd holds a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science but is an avid reader of Fantasy. The Ninth Avatar is his first published work.

Todd’s Websites – http://initialdraft.blogspot.com and http://tdnewton.wordpress.com

Todd’s Email – initialdraft@gmail.com

Twitter – www.twitter.com/tdnewton

Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/profile.php?id=1200034868&ref=profile or search for T.D. Newton


Christiana Ellis first released Nina Kimberly the Merciless in 2006 and is now preparing for her May 15th print release from Dragon Moon Press.

Christiana’s web site: http://christianaellis.com/

Nina Kimberly web site: http://www.ninakimberly.com/

Christiana on Twitter: www.twitter.com/christianaellis

NEWS


Jespa, from Emerian Rich’s Night’s Knights has been named as Podioracket’s Champion!

King Calgacus ran a good race, and Arlene Radasky, author of The Fox has awarded her book to Phosephone.

Podioracket.com was so impressed by the number of votes, we took a leaf from Arlene’s book and did a drawing of our own. Congratulations to ElderDaniel, who will receive Podioracket.com merchandise!

We expected to confirm battle details between Nina Kimberly the Merciless and our Champion Jespa, however matters have changed dramatically.  Listen to the episode to find out more, and stay tuned for Friday’s mini-episode on www.podioracket.com as we amass our forces.


H.E. Roulo’s Fractured Horizon has a new cover created by Lone Wolf Sage Co. Modeled off the old and much loved cover by Devlin Donnelly Design, the new cover is ready for Podiobooks 2.0. Click on the cover image to see the previous cover.

CONTESTS:

Phillippa Ballentine is still looking for reviews. Leave one, drop her a line in an email to pip@pjballantine.com and you could win!

New contest for Rhonda R Carpenter’s site at www.themarkofadruid.com. For the month of May come and meet our very own Rhonda Carpenter’s characters. Enter your name in a drawing.

Scare us in 140 characters or less. There is a new competition on Twitter called Tweet the Meat see the website and go to www.twitter.com/tweetthemeat. I hear there are cash prizes for this competition.

Check yourself into the Brink! Join Brinkvale Psychiatric, that is, and get your patient profile or enjoy art therapy with Zachary Taylor. J.C. Hutchins dares you to.

TIP FROM AN EXPERIENCED AUTHOR

Check out the tip player and hear tips from experienced authors that could make your podcasted novel better!

NEW RELEASES:

  • Virtual Vice - a new technology crime novel based on true events by Jason M. Kays Thriller
  • Cell U.R. by Mark Plimsoll Science Fiction
  • Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by A Square (Edwin Abbott Abbott) Science Fiction

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Interview: Hey, Everybody #004

HEY, EVERYBODY is the podcast where the fantastic JC Hutchins talks about what he’s been up to, as well as occasionally interviewing interesting people.

In this one, he has great news about 7th Son being optioned for a feature film, discussion of THE PEN OF DEATH, and then… He interviews me!

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Interview: Get Published #4

Michell Plested (@mplested on Twitter) interviewed me for his podcast, “Get Published

It’s a long interview with some great questions, and you should all definitely check out his show.

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Interview on Tea and Chat #21

Stephen Kilbride of the delightful Tea and Chat podcast interviewed me for his show. It’s a long, but very fun interview, and we discuss how I got into podcasting, how I developed some of my stories, and even ultimately, favorite movies!

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PodioMediaChat Interview

Chris Moody over at Podiomedia Chat has intereviewed me! Check it out!

Note: File is m4a, not mp3, but there’s nothing but a picture of me on the video side.

UPDATE! Chris pointed out to me that there are more pictures in them thar m4a than just mine. Check em out!

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The Voice of Free Planet X #145

Well, what do you know? The incredibly awesome Jared Axelrod has an interview with me in the latest episode of his daily podcast, The Voice of Free Planet X.

In it, we get into talk about the writing process, whether drama is harder than comedy, writing characters with non-conventional moralities, and even some tidbits about what I’ve got coming up!

After you listen, you should go on over and subscribe to Jared’s show as well. The Voice of Free Planet X is the daily show that inspired me to do my own daily podcast. He features fiction, music, interviews, discussion, and humor, a little bit of something every day! The topics may vary, but the awesomeness is constant! Check it out!

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Interview with a Space Cadet

Chris Moody recently interviewed me for his podcast, Podiomedia Chat. We talk all about Space Casey. Check it out right here:

S02EP17: Christiana Ellis / Space Casey

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