Author Interview: Steven James Discusses Storytelling, James Bond, Halloween Ends, & More

Steven James is a national bestselling novelist whose award-winning, pulse-pounding thrillers continue to gain wide critical acclaim and a growing fan base. His latest book is The Art of the Tale: Engage Your Audience, Elevate Your Organization, and Share Your Message Through Storytelling. I had the pleasure of interviewing Steven, and we spoke about a wide array of topics, including storytelling, the future of his famous protagonist Patrick Bowers, what it’s like writing young adult fiction compared to thrillers, why the Halloween Ends movie failed to deliver on its promise to fans yet the James Bond film No Time to Die did, and much more. It was a great discussion with one of the most creative and compelling authors I’ve ever met or read. Buy a copy of his excellent book, The Art of the Tale, on Amazon, and watch our full video interview below. Enjoy!

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Book Review: Clive Barker’s Dark Worlds

Clive Barker, a master of horror across numerous mediums, recently celebrated his 70th birthday with the release of a new book: Clive Barker’s Dark Worlds. Watch my video review below to see what’s inside this impressive 350-page book about all things Clive Barker.

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Author Interview: Douglas E. Winter Discusses Stephen King & Clive Barker

Today, Clive Barker’s Dark Worlds is available: a new book celebrating the life and career of Clive Barker, an incomparable artist who recently turned 70. A similar book was released 20 years ago, Clive Barker: The Dark Fantastic by Douglas E. Winter. In addition to his authorized biography of Clive Barker, this author is famous for the biography of Stephen King that he wrote at the height of King’s career entitled Stephen King: The Art of Darkness. Yesterday, I had the distinct pleasure of speaking with Douglas E. Winter at length about Clive Barker, Stephen King, horror, video games, and more. Watch my full video interview with Douglas E. Winter below. Enjoy!

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Author Interview: Bev Vincent Discusses Stephen King’s Work, Life, & Influences

I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Bev Vincent, the author of Stephen King: A Complete Exploration of His Work, Life, and Influences, a book published shortly after Stephen King’s 75th birthday. This book is receiving rave reviews, and I can attest that it’s beautifully designed and packed with fascinating information. During our conversation, we discussed the parallels between Stephen King and Clive Barker, why Stephen King doesn’t think James Patterson is a good writer, Stephen King getting hit by a car, and much more. It’s a revelatory interview where we get into the nitty gritty about all things Stephen King. Bev Vincent is the foremost expert on Stephen King, he’s friends with the icon, and he collaborated with him on a book; so, you can rest assured that this is an interview you cannot miss. Watch my video interview with Bev Vincent below, and buy his new book, Stephen King: A Complete Exploration of His Work, Life, and Influences, on Amazon.

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Author Interview: Christina Farley Discusses Kindle Vella, The Dream Heist, Gilded & More

I recently interviewed the tremendously talented author Christina Farley. We spoke about her great success on the Kindle Vella platform, her new book The Dream Heist, her popular Gilded series, audiobooks, our mutual love for chocolate, and more. Watch the full video interview below.

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Interview: David Livermore on How to Talk to Racists, Compete with Robots, and Overcome Polarization

David Livermore, Ph.D., is a social scientist devoted to studying cultural intelligence and global leadership and the author of several award-winning books. His latest book, Digital, Diverse & Divided: How to Talk to Racists, Compete With Robots, and Overcome Polarization, is now available on Amazon. I spoke with David at length about his new book, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and the need for cultural intelligence. You can watch the full video interview below. Enjoy!

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Interview: Peter Atkins Discusses Clive Barker, Hellraiser, Nightbreed, Wishmaster, & More

I had the pleasure of interviewing Peter Atkins, the man who wrote Hellraiser II, Hellraiser III, Hellraiser: Bloodline, and Wishmaster. We talked about his work on the Hellraiser franchise, including the 30th anniversary of Hellraiser III, the upcoming Hulu movie, and the HBO TV series. We also talked about what it was like working with two masters of horror: Clive Barker and Wes Craven. Peter shared his thoughts with me on Doug Bradley, Nightbreed, his books, including his new release this fall, and much more. We spoke for three hours, so grab some popcorn, kick back, and enjoy our conversation. You can watch the full interview below.

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Clive Barker Grilled About His Negative Effect on People

On December 8, 1987, Clive Barker took part in a TV interview where the studio audience grilled him about the potential negative effects his work has on people. As you’ll see, his answers are excellent. You can watch the full TV appearance below.

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Clive Barker Interview: Abarat, Art, & More

In 2002, Clive Barker took part in an interview with Adam Weissler about the Abarat novels, his art, and much more at a gallery showing in West Hollywood. You can enjoy the full interview below.

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Clive Barker Imajica Interview: Connie Martinson Talks Books

On February 2, 1992, Clive Barker was interviewed by Connie Martinson about his book Imagica. You can watch the full interview below.

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