In this jam-packed episode, Steve chats with author and narrative designer Maria Alexander about the new Star Wars and Jurassic World trailers, film composers, silly lightsabers and working at Disney while being a horror author, along with her new novel, Mr. Wicker.
Then we head to StoryForward Los Angeles, where host Hal Hefner chats with Jay Bushman and Barrett Garese about their new cross-media authoring platform, The Horizon Factory.
Stuff mentioned in this episode:
- Why I Hate (Most) Photos and Drawings of Women With Swords
- Star Wars Episode VII Trailer
- The new lightsaber
- Jurassic World Trailer
- 2001: A Space Odyssey
- The Collected Weird Poetry of Ann K. Schwader
- Clive Barker
- The Great and Secret Show (Sea of Quiddity)
- Neil Gaiman
- Island of Kesmai
- Mr. Wicker
- Maria’s Facebook Page
- Maria’s Twitter (@LaMaupin)
- Steve’s Ello account
- The Horizon Factory
- Shelf Life
You can subscribe to the StoryForward Podcast through this link, via iTunes or via email. Stop by our website where you can find links to contact us with your tips, suggestions, concerns and submissions.