TIH 263: Adam Howe on Wrestle Maniacs, Scapegoat, and Collaborative Writing

TIH 263 Adam Howe on Wrestle Maniacs, Scapegoat, and Collaborative Writing

In this podcast Adam Howe talks about Wrestle Maniacs, Scapegoat, collaborative writing, and much more.

About Adam Howe

Adam Howe writes the twisted fiction your mother warned you about. A British writer of fiction and screenplays, he lives in London with his partner, their daughter, and a hellhound named Gino. Writing as Garrett Addams, his short story ‘Jumper’ was chosen by Stephen King as the winner of the international On Writing contest, and published in the paperback/Kindle editions of King’s memoir. His fiction has appeared in places like Nightmare Magazine, Thuglit, Mythic Delirium, and Year’s Best Hardcore Horror Volume 1. He is the author of Tijuana Donkey Showdown, and two novella collections, Die Dog or Eat the Hatchet, and Black Cat Mojo. His latest novel is Scapegoat, co-written with James Newman.

Show notes

  • [02:50] Pro Wrestling and WrestleManiacs
  • [09:20] Scapegoat
  • [16:00] Collaborative writing
  • [22:30] Thomas Joyce, via Patreon, asks about writing in the American voice
  • [24:30] British and American English merging
  • [30:00] Thomas Joyce, via Patreon, asks about tips for writing dialogue
  • [36:30] Traci Kenworth, via Patreon, asks about having anthologies and magazines in mind when writing stories
  • [40:25] Standup comedy
  • [46:10] Thomas Joyce, via Patreon, asks about the impetus of Honey Badge Press
  • [49:10] Future releases from HBP and future plans
  • [55:20] Traci Kenworth, via Patreon, asks about great titles and how Adam comes up with them
  • [01:00:20] Advice to eighteen-year-old self
  • [01:01:20] What frightens Adam
  • [01:03:40] Connect with Adam
  • [01:05:20] Final thoughts

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