TGR: Where did your love of reading and writing come from? Sitting in my Papa’s lap at age 3, looking at the big world map behind his desk. He taught me to read with that map and road signs when we would go for a drive – I suppose that’s what gave me the wanderlust bug! Since then, I’ve devoured books, maps, pamphlets, encyclopedias, … Continue reading Interview: DeLani Bartlette on writing
Darren Speegle has been busy of late with the release of not one but two short story collections! January saw the release of Cries From the Static and more recently, Crystal Lake Publishing released another collection of Darren’s shorter works called Varying Distances. Darren stopped by to answer a few questions. Enjoy! TGR: Where did your love of reading and writing come from? … Continue reading Interview: Darren Speegle
TGR: Where did your love of reading and writing come from? DB: I guess my love of reading came from my parents. They read me fairy tales and children’s books before I was old enough to read myself and then continued to read with me pretty often as my tastes matured. I read a lot of grade-school-level dinosaur and nature books before … Continue reading Interview: David Busboom chats about life, Narnia, Lovecraft and ambiguity in writing.
TGR: Thanks for stopping by, please introduce yourself? Hi, I’m Mike. I’m the vocalist for Twelve Noon. TGR: Can you tell us a little about the history of the band? Where did it all begin? How did you come together? Twelve Noon was originally formed by myself and guitarist Rob Heil. We started off as a cover band and would slowly … Continue reading Interview: Twelve Noon vocalist Michael Loew stops by for a quick chat.
For WIH month, Calvin Demmer asked Christa Carmen a few questions. I have the privilege of posting the interview today. Thanks to Calvin for setting this interview up and thanks to Christa for the great answers! I was going to post this earlier in the week but life got in the way. I’ve since started the latest issue of Unnerving Magazine in which Christa has … Continue reading Guest interview: Enter the Red Room.
This week, Sifting stop by to answer the questions that matter. TGR: Thanks for stopping by, please introduce yourselves? Eduardo: Hey everyone, first of all, thank you for having us here. We are Sifting, a progressive rock band with modern metal influences from Los Angeles, CA. I am Eduardo Osuna Gil, vocalist and guitarist. Richard Garcia on the lead guitar, Winston Jarquin on bass … Continue reading Interview: Sifting talks gear, music, and how tragedy inspired singer/guitarist Eduardo.
TGR: Where did your love of reading and writing come from? I can’t really say I know the source, but I can say that I have always been intrigued by characters. As early as I can remember, I would create an ongoing narrative for my action figures and toys. They’d have relationships, beef between them, ranks, et cetera. I’m sure many kids did … Continue reading Interview: Today I welcome a fellow Adrian to the blog. Please welcome A. A. Medina!
TGR: Thanks for stopping by, please introduce yourselves? Hello everyone! We are Genus Ordinis Dei, a Symphonic Death Metal band from Italy! TGR: Can you tell us a little about the history of the band? Where did it all begin? How did you come together? We were all born and raised in the same town (Crema). We always played in different musical projects … Continue reading Interview: Genus Ordinis Dei talk metal, influences and gear.
Today, the Grim Reader welcomes BP Gregory to beavisthebookhead.com. She talks writing, books, puns, influences and more. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy your stay. TGR: Where did your love of reading and writing come from? BG: My folks read to me from day one, but instead of Spot Goes Quantity Surveying Dad would just whip out whatever he was into. My cradle … Continue reading Interview: BP Gregory talks puns, writing and edible bugs!
TGR: Thanks for stopping by, please introduce yourselves? Danny: Hey guys Danny here from As Paradise Falls, I play guitar in the band and I usually provide the touring entertainment or ‘annoyance’ as the boys like to say… TGR: Can you tell us a little about the history of the band? Where did it all begin? How did you come together? Danny: … Continue reading Interview: As Paradise Falls guitarist Danny Kenneally talks music, gear and influences.