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 ManiacsScapegoat, 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

Thanks for Listening!

Let us know how you enjoyed this episode:

Help out the show:

Resources

 

Podcast Sponsors

If It Bleeds by Matthew M. Bartlett

Registration for the 2019 Nightscape Press Caribbean Cabal Charitable Writers Retreat (with special guests Laird Barron and John Langan) is now open.

Gehenna & Hinnom Books

Check out Gehenna & Hinnom’s 2019 Kickstarter and visit their website today.


Support This Is Horror Podcast on Patreon

  • For $1 you get early bird access to all our podcasts and can submit questions to guests.
  • For $3 you get access to our patrons-only podcast Story Unboxed: The Horror Podcast on the Craft of Writing.
  • For $4 you get the full interview, no two-parters.

The best way to support This Is Horror is via Patreon. How much will you pledge? Go on. Be awesome.

Visit our Patreon page and pledge to the This Is Horror Podcast today. 

This Is Horror Books

Head on over to the This Is Horror Shop to see the books we have available. We have a special offer on All Four Year One Books—JUST £10!

This Is Horror Books on Kindle Unlimited and Amazon

Subscribe, Rate and Review on iTunes!

Help the Podcast, spread the word: subscribe, rate and review on iTunes UK, iTunes US or your country’s iTunes.

Amazon Affiliates

Support us by shopping through our Amazon Affiliate links: Amazon UK and Amazon US.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.thisishorror.co.uk/tih-263-adam-howe-on-wrestle-maniacs-scapegoat-and-collaborative-writing/

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: