TIH 093: Scott Nicolay on The Outer Dark Podcast, Weird Fiction and Daily Habits

TIH 093 Scott Nicolay on The Outer Dark Podcast, Weird Fiction and Daily Habits

In this podcast Scott Nicolay talks about weird fiction and its various forms, The Outer Dark Podcast, his daily habits and much more.

About Scott Nicolay

Scott Nicolay writes weird fiction and hosts The Outer Dark, winner of the This Is Horror Podcast of the Year 2015. Scott won the 2015 World Fantasy Award for Best Short Fiction, and is the author of Ana Kai Tangata: Tales of the Outer the Other the Damned and the Doomed. His second collection of stories, And at My Back I Always Hear, is due for release in 2017.

Show notes

  • [03:05] Interview start
  • [05:30] Weird fiction and the short form
  • [12:35] Scott tackling the weird fiction novel
  • [17:20] Working with an internet connection/distractions
  • [18:38–18:44] Alien signal malfunction, something about logic and laughter ensues.
  • [30:00] Pressuring Max Booth III into releasing a body horror anthology
  • [37:30] The origins of The Outer Dark Podcast
  • [44:00] Morning rituals and daily habits
  • [53:10] Connect with Scott
  • [54:20] Final thoughts
  • [58:55] Announcement regarding the future of The Outer Dark Podcast

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