S6 E02: Why Do We Write? Part Two: Featuring Daniel Foytik of The Lift.

Welcome to The 9th Story Podcast. We have made some changes to the podcast this season. Instead of interviews we are answering the big questions that writers want to know with the help of guest authors. In this weeks episode we are discussing the topic “Why Do We Write.” This is part two of a two part discussion with Daniel Foytik (creator and narrator of the audio drama podcast The Lift). Read More …

S6 E01: Why Do We Write? Part One: Featuring Daniel Foytik of The Lift.

Welcome to the first episode of season six for The 9th Story Podcast. We are making some major changes to the podcast this season. Instead of interviews with writers we are answering the big questions that writers want to know. In this weeks episode we are talking about “Why Do We Write.” This will be a two part discussion with Daniel Foytik (creator and narrator of the audio drama podcast The Lift). Read More …

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 …

420: Jeanette Andromeda and Immortal Alexander – Exit Interview #5

It’s the end of the road, but the beginning of a new one. This final episode of the 9th Story Podcast with Dan at the helm is a passing of the torch to the new hosts Jeanette Andromeda and Immortal Alexander. The three discuss the transition, the past, and future of the show.
You’ll learn a little about the new hosts and their plan for Season 5. A good bit of time is spent on discussion of The Lift. Victoria pops by to give Dan his send off. Read More …

419: Craig Weber – Exit Interview #4

As Dan prepares to exit the 9th Story, he’s joined by his original co-host Craig Weber. It’s a fun chat reflecting on the last few years, changes, accepting limits, collaboration, and letting go of things. Read More …

418: Cynthia Lowman – Exit Interview #3

As Dan prepares to exit the 9th Story, he’s joined by author, voice actress, and co-Creator of The Lift, Cynthia Lowman. They talk about The book, Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less and the ideas of letting go of things, choosing what you say yes to, uncommitng and more. Read More …

417: The Stepfather – Exit Interview #2

As Dan prepares to exit the 9th Story, he’s joined by fellow podcaster and expert on the zen of manliness, The Stepfather. They talk about The Stepfather’s podcast The Caveman Mafia and its new format, what it means to be a good man, why it’s OK to be unapologetically a man, men of the 40’s and 50’s, and more. Testosterone, scotch, and man food are with them in the studio and there are no apologies if you get offended. So, grab a glass, pour two fingers and man up. It’s a fun sit down. Read More …

416: Jon Towers – Exit Interview #1

As Dan prepares to exit the 9th Story, as if summoned like a D’Jinn, the first of his final round of guests appears – Jon Towers. Jon is a writer, visual artist, and podcaster, and has appeared on several episodes of the 9th Story including the very first episode (and another that never got released due to audio issues). When Jon’s in the studio, many rules exit, such as: drinking is allowed, the show is not required to be less than an hour, politics and religion are discussed, only minimal editing occurs. Read More …

415: Nico Vettese & Tanner Campbell – Mythosymphonies Pt 2

Part 2 of 2: Back for round two, Jeanette and Dan are joined again by Nico Vettese (our former Music Director for The Lift and The Wicked Library, and now “The Minstrel” on the Legends Myths and Whiskey Podcast) and Tanner Campbell, “The Bard” on Legends Myths and Whiskey Podcast. Read More …

414: Nico Vettese & Tanner Campbell – Mythosymphonies

Part 1 of 2: This week Jeanette and Dan are joined by Nico Vettese (our former Music Director for The Lift and The Wicked Library, and now “The Minstrel” on the Legends Myths and Whiskey Podcast) and Tanner Campbell, “The Bard” on Legends Myths and Whiskey Podcast. Read More …