This episode is brought to you by MAYAN DECEMBER, the exciting new science fiction novel from Brenda Cooper.
Dr. Alice Cameron is a famous scientist devoted to studying ancient Mayan culture. In December 2012 she finds herself on the Yucatan Peninsula with her daughter, Nixie, fellow scholars, end of the world crazies, and even the President of the United States. It all sounds wonderful until Nixie disappears into the past. Featuring a handsome dreadlocked time-traveler, an ancient shamam, a high ranking Mayan couple, a computer nerd, and an eleven year old child, Alice must traverse the past in a search for the meaning of life and a way to save two worlds.
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- Moses sat down with John Jarrold, long time editor and now agent, to discuss his historic career in publishing, which includes working with the biggest talents of science fiction and fantasy, including Ray Bradbury, Terry Brooks and Robert Jordan. They also discuss doing business in the convention bars, common mistakes writers make in their manuscripts, how he decides to sell manuscripts to UK publishers versus US publishers, why always accepts submissions and much, much more.
- Moses also had his video camera on hand. LOVE IT!
- Sponsor Showcase: Tone Milazzo discusses the writing and publication process behind his first novel. We also talk ghost stories, cinema, Chaos Magic, and writing the Other, which isn’t really that “other” at all.