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Origin is about creativity. What drives an artist to create. These Conversations are about history, passions, and plans for the future.



Guests include award-winning and best selling authors, comic book creators, and graphic artists.



I also will host conversations with creators still seeking to make a mark.

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Origin is about creativity. What drives an artist to create. These Conversations are about history, passions, and plans for the future.



Guests include award-winning and best selling authors, comic book creators, and graphic artists.



I also will host conversations with creators still seeking to make a mark.

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #62 we’re back W/ Varla Ventura

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #62 we’re back W/ Varla Ventura

    Varla Ventura doesn't just have the best name in writing, she is also a scholar of the occult, paranormal, and dream theorist. Her favorite holiday is Halloween, and she has written six books with a seventh on the way, each about spooky stuff.Varla Ventura's website is: https://varlaventura.netFollower her on twitter: @VarlaVentura Her facebook:https://www.facebook.com/varla.ventura/



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    On episode 55 of Mirage, Varla Ventura returns to discuss death in storytelling.



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    Mirage 62: Trauma in Fiction, with Varla Ventura

    Mirage 62: Trauma in Fiction, with Varla Ventura

    https://bryanaiello.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/62-Mirage-Trauma-in-Fiction-Ventura-Mixdown-1.mp3Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #62 Trauma in Storytelling W/ Varla Ventura







    Varla Ventura doesn't just have the best name in writing, she is also a scholar of the occult, paranormal, and dream theorist. Her favorite holiday is Halloween, and she has written six books with a seventh on the way, each about spooky stuff.



    Varla Ventura's website is: https://varlaventura.net



    Follower her on twitter: @VarlaVentura



    Her facebook:https://www.facebook.com/varla.ventura/



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    On episode 55 of Mirage, Varla Ventura returns to discuss death in storytelling.



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    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #61 Resurrection in Storytelling, W/ J.E. Purrazzi

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #61 Resurrection in Storytelling, W/ J.E. Purrazzi

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    On episode 61 of Mirage, J.E. Purrazzi is back this time we Speculate on the concept of resurrection in storytelling.



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    Science Fiction Author J. E. Purrazzi lives in Florida with her husband, and two cats, and gallons upon gallons of fish tanks.



    Malfunction won the first round of the contest at https://shoreindie.blogspot.com



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    http://www.jillanepurrazzi.com/books/



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    • 1 hr 10 min
    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative fiction #61 Blurred Lines Between Fantasy and Science Fiction

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative fiction #61 Blurred Lines Between Fantasy and Science Fiction

     https://bryanaiello.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/61-mirage-blurred-lines-between-Sci-and-fantasy-w-dana-fraedrich-Mixdown-1.mp3On episode 61 of Mirage, Steampunk author Dana Fraedrich joins me to talk about the blurred line between Science Fiction and Fantasy.



    Dana is a dog lover, self-professed geek, and author of the steampunk fantasy series Broken Gears, which includes the Amazon bestseller, Out of the Shadows.  Twitter: https://twitter.com/DanaFraedrichWebsite: http://www.wordsbydana.com/about/Inked: Amazon:  https://www.amazon.com/Dana-Fraedrich/e/B008QB3QXI/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1533046523&sr=8-1***Music on this episode courtesy of:Kevin MacLeod Mountain Emperorhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkxQFdMlZcw***Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for updates on my other show Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction.https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbSnMk6QPiULXmKDYmwCmIgSubscribe on itunes:https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/origin-stories-on-creativity/id1247194933?mt=2Subscribe on stitcherhttps://www.stitcher.com/podcast/bryan-aiello/origins-stories-on-creativity?refid=stprOn Google Playhttps://play.google.com/music/listen#/ps/Iywh2sype4wvtcuq4ose2fuxhqqFollow me on twitter @bryaiello for updates on this channel and my podcast and my writing projects. The podcast has a facebook page! Check it out for schedules of upcoming shows and guests and to communicate with about whatever you want including be a guest or suggesting authors or artist. https://www.facebook.com/BryAiello/My website is: http://www.bryanaiello.comEmail questions and comments to: me@byranaiello.comSupport the show on my poorly managed patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/BryanAiello

    • 1 hr 33 min
    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #60 Collaboration w/ E. Rachael Hardcastle and David Hardcastle

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #60 Collaboration w/ E. Rachael Hardcastle and David Hardcastle

    https://bryanaiello.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/60-MIrage-Colaberation-E.-Rachael-Hardcastle-and-David-Harcastle.mp3Speculative fiction author E. Rachael Hardcastle joins me on ep. 60 of Mirage with her father retired British constable David Hardcastle. Together we discuss collaboration in writing.







    For information on the book bluetooth please check Rachael’s website for other details.







    E. Rachael Hardcastle is a publisher of fantasy and science fiction stories. She has even been known to offer a few herself.







    She is also a creative writing instructor and editor.She writes from her home in Bradford, West Yorkshire in the UK.She has been a student of the craft of writing since early 2010 and published her first written work at the age of 14.Her blog and official website:https://www.erachaelhardcastle.com/Twitter:@erhardcastleGoodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show…







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    • 56 min
    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #59 Creative Influence w/ Marcus Kwami Anderson

    Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #59 Creative Influence w/ Marcus Kwami Anderson

    https://bryanaiello.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/59-Creative-Influences-w-Marcus-Anderson-Mixdown-1.mp3On episode 59 of Mirage, Marcus Kwami Anderson and I discuss our creative Influences.***Marcus Kwame Anderson. was was born in Kingston, Jamaica, and lives in upstate New York. He creates art that is a representation of the beauty and diversity of the African Diaspora. Website: http://www.marcuskwame.com/contact-us/Twitter: @marcuskwamefacebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Marcus-Kwame-Andersons-Art/42064894097google+ https://plus.google.com/112261218528965668145***Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for updates on my other show Origin: Stories on Creativity.https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbSnMk6QPiULXmKDYmwCmIgSubscribe on Stitcherhttps://www.stitcher.com/podcast/bryan-aiello/mirage-speculating-on-speculative-fiction-author-and-other-topics?refid=stprSubscribe on Ituneshttps://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mirage-bryan-aiello/id1261093328?mt=2***Music on the episode courtesy of Anjulie :That fat rat: fly away https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMg8KaMdDYo***Follow me on twitter @bryaiello for updates on this channel and my podcast and my writing projects. My website is: http://www.bryanaiello.comEmail me with questions and comments at: me@byranaiello.com Support the show on my poorly managed patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/BryanAiello

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