406: Richard Ainsworth – Try the If…

Richard Ainsworth, the author and creator of the Widdowshins series returns for the second part of our discussion. In this segment we delve deeper into his experiences researching for Widdowshins and his experiences with the occult. We also talk a lot about the power of perseverance, the struggles and rewards of telling your story, and trying “The If” as in “What if I had….” Read More …

405: Richard Ainsworth – Weird Truths of Widdowshins

Our Guest is Richard Ainsworth, the author and creator of the Widdowshins series. Widdowshins is a paranormal fantasy series that centers around a deceptively sleepy-looking village in the Northwest of England where the barriers between dimensions are thin and permeable; a nexus of all realities, where the past, present and future of all the known universe collide. It’s where the Holy Grail may be hidden, where the Lady of the Lake resides in a nearby reservoir, and where the Gateway to Hell lurks beneath an outdoor toilet. It is a kind of Check Point Charlie for the multiverse, where beings from elsewhere and elsewhen can pass into our world. As such, it must be constantly guarded… Read More …

404: Nick Kizina – Sinister Dreaming

Nick Kizina, writer, film maker, podcaster and generally interesting guy takes The Lift up to the 9th Story to talk about IndeGoGo Campaigns, writing, making films, creating fresh content, and much more! Read More …

Jim Krenn: Podcast Radio- 312

My guest is Jim Krenn. Jim is a comedian, storyteller and former DJ with over 30 years of broadcast experience. Jim currently hosts the popular podcast Jim Krenn: No Restrictions. Read More …

Dick Dangle: Porno for Podcasts – 309

No topic is off limits on the 9th Story – if there is actually a story in it. Dick Dangle drops by to give us the goods on porn. We delve deep into the topic and take a long hard look (and actually a serious one) at pornography as a storytelling vehicle and examine why it can sometimes be more legitimate than mainstream movies. We also discuss the fact that while sex is integral to life – and one of the nicer things you can do with another person – it still remains a “secret” and “hidden” topic that makes many people even more uncomfortable than blood and violence. Don’t worry, we pull it out and show it to you. http://www.9thstory.com/309/ Read More …

Pittsburgh Dad – 214

Pittsburgh Dad comes stops by. Meet Chris Preksta, and Curt Wootton – the creators of Pittsburgh Dad. Not only are they great writers and really funny guys, but they really know and love story. http://www.9thstory.com/214/ Read More …

Tony Sarrecchia: Still Strange – 209.5

Tony Sarrecchia returns to talk with Dan about the Harry Strange Radio Drama, a show is a “Story Podcast” done in the tradition of the old time radio dramas of days gone by. Tony and Dan talk about writing and world building. http://www.9thstory.com/209-5/ ‎ Read More …

Rub My Head with Oil -201

For the Season Two premiere of The 9th Story Podcast, we are joined in the studio by Jack Black’s doppelganger, Steven Matiko. http://www.9thstory.com/201/ Read More …

Cynthia Lowman: Where is Omaha, Kansas? – 123

Killer guest Cynthia Niespoz…Neispad..Niespodzia…Lowman rides up to the 9th Story to talk about writing groups, hobos, tornadoes and more. Join us for a discussion with Cindy Niespodzianski about her journey on the path to publication. We discus her transition to writing full time, the pros and cons of writing groups, and her recent work as a script supervisor on local film, The Other Side. http://www.9thstory.com/123 Read More …