516: Mark Nixon – Shadows at the Door Anthology

Today on The 9th Story Podcast we have Mark Nixon who created of the Shadows at the Door website, and is one the authors for the new Shadows at the Door Anthology book. We have some clips from the Shadows at the Door Anthology audio book, and one of it’s stories that was featured on the Wicked Library (courtesy of Daniel Foytik from The Wicked Library, and The Lift podcasts). We talk about Mark’s writing, and re-branding his business while being a new father. Adventure, excitement, and knowledge await in this latest episode! Read More …

515: Voice Actor Jessica McEvoy from The No Sleep Podcast

Today we are interviewing Jessica McEvoy who is a voice actor on The No Sleep Podcast. We start off the show with a clip from “The Good Thomas Shea” from The No Sleep Podcast which features Jessica McEvoy. Then we talk to Jessica about balancing her life as a voice actor, audio book narrator, and yoga instructor. We also talk about why drugs are bad. Tune in for the terror and strange tales! Read More …

514: Finding Your Voice – Three Words, One Goal

Today we are talking about finding your voice in your writing. Jeanette Andromeda and I (Immortal Alexander) will be sharing some of our writing and going through a number of exercise to find what our writing voice is. Click HERE to download the worksheet we created so you can follow along at home to find or perfect your writing voice too. Read More …

513: From The No Sleep Podcast – Voice Actor Addison Peacock

Today we are talking with Addison Peacock from The No Sleep Podcast. Addison is a voice actor who is also a writer and performer. We talk about how The No Sleep Podcast is put together from the actors perspective, and how Addison creates her character voices. We start off the show with a short clip of Addison on The No Sleep Podcast (The New Beginnings Center) and then we get right to the interview. Read More …

512: From the Uncanny County Podcast – Todd Faulkner & Alison Crane

Today we are talking with Todd Faulkner and Alison Crane from the Uncanny County Podcast. We talk about how the show got started, a few behind the scenes secrets, and the future of Uncanny County. We also have a few surprise guests including the creator of The 9th Story Podcast Mr. Daniel Foytik. Come join us down the rabbit hole as we explore spice laden caverns of storytelling! Read More …

511: Writer & Podcaster Paul Sating – Subject Found, The Journey of a Madman!

Today we talk to writer and podcaster Paul Sating about his audio drama podcast “Subject Found.” Paul shares with us his passion for writing, Bigfoot, and his journey as a creator. We also talk about Paul’s other projects such as “Dairy of a Madman, and “Atheist Apocalypse.” Read More …

510: Illustrator Brian Coldrick – Dr. Who, Sloths, and Toast!

Today we are interviewing professional illustrator Brian Coldrick. Brain is a multifaceted artist. He created a fantastically fun, clever, and creepy series called “Behind You” which features a single illustration where a person is about to be attacked by something horrifying. The illustration is sometimes animated and is accompanied by a one or two sentence story. Brian also creates illustrations for the TV show “Doctor Who,” and has worked on comic covers for IDW comics. During the interview we discuss Brian’s career, his process for creating his illustrations, and his love of sloths.

To start off the show we are performing an original story we created that is inspired by one of Brian’s “Behind You” illustrations. The story is called “Dusty Documents.” Read More …

509: Trisha J. Wooldridge – Creepy Kelpie, Poetry, & Singing?

Today Jeanette and I talk to author Trisha J. Wooldridge about her novel “Kelpie,” the dangers of keeping horses, and how poetry can sometimes attack! Jeanette performs Trisha’s poem “The Circus Under The Bed,” and Jeanette and I get musical. Read More …

508: Immortal & Andromeda – First Person Narrative

Today Jeanette and I talk about the first person narrative device in horror fiction, and Jeanette performs my story “Devil On Your Back” from HorrorMade.com. Read More …

507: Film Director: Emanuele Mengotti – The Plague Doctor

Today we are interviewing film director Emanuele Mangotti about his film “The Plague Doctor” which is being crowd funded on IndieGoGo. “The Plague Doctor” is a psychological thriller set in Venice. A dark and atmospheric tale inspired by stories and legends tied to the mysterious Venetian mask of the plague doctor. It is also about Poveglia, an ancient island of the Venetian Lagoon, known for gruesome events that took place on its shore.

We also have a dark tale / stream of conscientiousness piece written and performed by Immortal Alexander called “Veil Between Worlds.” Read More …