So following the hangover that is a Kickstarter and edits for Ace Books, Pip and Tee wanted to take a break…but after a fun week with houseguest and ForeWord-nominated author, Katie Bryski, the microphones were dusted off, Soundtrack Pro was fired up, and Tee, Pip, and Katie put together a truly international experience with this edition of The Shared Desk.
00:00 — Introduction
- Yeah. It’s been a while…
- G’day, eh? We have a guest in the studio! Throw on the back bacon — it’s Katie Bryski!
- What the heck have we been up to?
- If you’re waiting for us to promise that The Shared Desk is back on track…no, we’re not…
7:18 — Stepping Out of Comfort Zones
- Giving a shout-out to Trinity Manassas. Episcopalians RE-RAH-SENT!
- An epic day out in Virginia…
- Tee and Katie share an EPIC COFFEE EXPERIENCE.
- From the owner of Vino 124, the two questions God will ask you…
- Were you afraid?
- If you were afraid, did you brave it out?
- No seriously, this was REALLY GOOD COFFEE!
- Katie Bryski talks about her own big steps out of a comfort zone.
- Podcasting a novel. Seemed like a good plan.
- Submitting a novel to Dragon Moon Press
- Tee’s new project: Writing tie-in’s for Valiant Comics and Kindle’s Shared Worlds
- Who knew our resident Canadian had a nemesis?!
- This new project Tee has nicknamed TeeMoNaNoWriMo. 50,000 words between now and July 31st.
- Who is the first person you call to get guidance with comic books: Jared F-ing Axelrod!!!
- Going off on a comic book tangent…
- My modest comic book collection
- Calling Pip to task about my tangents and going off on the film M
- My collection against the ManCave of Jared Axelrod!
- Returning to comics…
- Prequels — what’s the point?
- How you grow from stepping free of a comfort zone?
32:30 — Eagle Vs. Kiwi
- Tee feels uncomfortable with the whole “Beaver” reference in this segment…
- Pip and Katie put Tee to task on why marshmellows are an acceptable addition to sweet potatoes.
- Tee pulls out the Paula Dean card…and it goes downhill from there…
- Why does everything have to be so sweet in the South?
- And all roads lead back again to Vino 124 and THAT INCREDIBLE COFFEE!
38:59 — The Wrap-Up
- From wild beaver attacks to another Paula Dean rant!
- Where is Katie headed after this wild ride?
- Well, back home to Canada…
- Katie has a “job” where she teaches about Canadian history through beer. (No, they’re not hiring.)
- …and she’ll be back at Dragon*Con in 2013
- Where we are headed next…
- ConTemporal, this weekend — June 28-30
- Talking about steampunk in July in Yorktown, VA
- Authors After Dark in Savanna, GA
- Dragon*Con in Atlanta, GA
- Pip’s got books and stuff coming out this summer…
- Wow, everybody, we just did a show!
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