"When my son heard our interview, he said it sounded just like a piece on NPR! You do an exemplary job, and I am pleased that you are being rewarded for your efforts. You are prepared, engaging, sympathetic, astute and you encourage your guests to be forthcoming with ease. From my experience - well over a dozen of these and counting - yours was the best!" --Pam Bitterman, Author of Muzungu

"I had fun chatting with John!" David Mack, NYT best selling author of the Star Trek Trilogy, Cold Equations.

"It's always so much fun talking to you!"--Rebecca Forster, USA Today best selling author of the Witness Series.

"Bid me discourse, I will enchant thine ear..."--Shakespeare


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

John H. Byk and The Blood Eagle Moonwalk


Any man more right than his neighbors constitutes a majority of one.--Henry David Thoreau

It is horrifically astonishing to watch--climate change, economic collapse and a series of blood red moons. Or maybe I'm just a 21st Century Schizoid Man as the legendary guitarist, Greg Lake, prophesied in a song with his 60's band, Crimson King. 
You decide. Angel or devil?

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Judith Kirscht and Home Fires

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From New York to the Pacific Northwest, Writers Alive shifts time zones to talk to lifelong author and educator, Judith Kirscht, about her latest literary novel Home Fires.

Saturday, March 29, 2014

C.E. Lawrence (Carole Bugge) and Silent Screams

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New York based, multitalented author, Carole Bugge a.ka. C.E. Lawrence, pleasures us with her views on everything from the contemporary literary scene to life in 19th century Scotland. Check out her latest novella and give a listen to a free sample from the audio version:Silent Screams

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Barbara Billig and #Betrayal

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Author and educator, Barbara Billig, discusses her just released novel, #Betrayal, about the aftermath surrounding the Fukushima nuclear disaster which took place on March 15, 2011.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Frank G. Poe and Star Child and 13 More Twisted Tales

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After recovering from a near death experience with Multiple Sclerosis, Frank G. Poe found himself reincarnated as a fantasy horror author, poet and community activist. His latest collections of macabre short stories is Star Child and 13 More Twisted Tales