79 episodes

A weekly post-con-style roundtable romp with some of the most outspoken (yet still employed) creators in comics. Show biz war stories. State of the comic union. Furious debates over ‘80s televisions shows. Great lobster bisque recipes. Something for everybody.

THE WRITERS BLOCK w/ David Avallone and Rylend Grant Pendant Productions

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A weekly post-con-style roundtable romp with some of the most outspoken (yet still employed) creators in comics. Show biz war stories. State of the comic union. Furious debates over ‘80s televisions shows. Great lobster bisque recipes. Something for everybody.

    Episode 77: Pat “Six Figure” Shand

    Episode 77: Pat “Six Figure” Shand

    David and Rylend have a “creator’s guide” chat with writer Pat “Six Figure” Shand (CHEEKY) and talk pitching, publisher/producer note implementation, the dos/don’ts of “con schmoozing,” and best social media practices… and Rylend leaves about 3/4 into the show to go get Mr. T’s autograph at the Glendale Galleria.

    PAT SHAND
    Twitter: @PatShand
    Instagram: @PatShand
    Website: linktr.ee/PatShand

    CHECK OUT PAT’S BOOK CHEEKY ON INDIEGOGO: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/cheeky-a-nsfw-graphic-novel/x/1947872#/

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    Episode 76: Ray Chou

    Episode 76: Ray Chou

    David and Rylend sit down with writer Ray Chou (Skies of Fire) to talk about how he and his team built the Kickstarter publishing juggernaut Mythopoeia… and the guys trade ass-chapping Hollywood horror stories.

    RAY CHOU
    Twitter: @mythopoeians
    Instagram: @mythopoeians
    Website: https://www.mythopoeia.us/

    Get the Skies of Fire Collected Edition on Kickstarter:
    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mythopoeia/skies-of-fire-collected-edition

    Kickstarter How-To Blogs
    www.mythopoeia.us/blog/kickstarter-breakdown-pt-i-continuing-an-ongoing-series

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    Episode 75: SDCC 2022 Panel

    Episode 75: SDCC 2022 Panel

    David and Rylend are coming to you LIVE from SDCC 2022 where they hosted a POST-PANDEMIC PUBLISHING LANDSCAPE panel with creators David Booher (CANTO), Charlie Stickney (White Ash), Ashley V. Robinson (Jupiter Jet), and David Pepose (Savage Avengers)… Also, Rylend narrowly defeated Lou Ferrigno in a high stakes game of Chinese checkers and Avallone received the key to the of San Diego city after foiling a plot by Hiroto cosplayers to steal NECA’s Last Ronin action figure prototypes.

    DAVID M. BOOHER
    Twitter: @davidbooher
    Instagram: @davidmbooher
    Website: https://davidbooher.com

    CHARLIE STICKNEY
    Twitter: @CharlesStickney
    Instagram: @whiteashcomic
    Website: https://whiteashcomic.com

    ASHLEY V. ROBINSON
    Twitter: @AshleyVRobinson
    Instagram: @seanlewis6026
    Website: linktr.ee/AshleyVRobinson

    DAVID PEPOSE
    Twitter: @Peposed
    Instagram: Peposed
    Website: linktr.ee/peposed
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    Episode 74: Drew Edwards and Paulo J Hernandez

    Episode 74: Drew Edwards and Paulo J Hernandez

    David and Rylend sit down with Ringo-nominated writer Drew Edwards and artist Paulo J Hernandez to talk about their collaboration on HALLOWEEN MAN MEETS THE LATEX AVENGER… and the group furiously butts head over a very SERIOUS question… which is the superior movie? GHOSTBUSTERS? Or GHOSTBUSTERS 2? “VIGGO!”

    DREW EDWARDS
    Twitter: @halloweenmancom
    Instagram: @drew_halloween
    Website: halloweenman.com

    PAULO J. HERNANDEZ
    Twitter: @paulojhdz
    Instagram: @paulojhdz
    Website: paulojhdz.com

    BACK HALLOWEEN MAN MEETS THE LATEX AVENGER ON INDIEGOGO: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/halloween-man-meets-the-latex-avenger#/

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    Episode 73: Adam Lawson

    Episode 73: Adam Lawson

    David and Rylend sit down with ESCAPE THE NIGHT showrunner Adam Lawson to discuss his new comic endeavor - an actiony collab with Hollywood legend Wesley Snipes - titled THE EXILED... and the three begin the long and arduous process of integrating for seamless viewing and analysis the post pipeline data coming back from NASA’s James Webb telescope.

    ADAM LAWSON
    Twitter: @GiftedRebelsCo
    Instagram: @gongfuman/@giftedrebelsco
    Website: giftedrebels.com

    BACK THE EXILED ON KICKSTARTER: http://bit.ly/theexiled

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    Episode 72: James Aquilone

    Episode 72: James Aquilone

    David (high on cough syrup) and Rylend (severely jet-lagged) sit down with editor-extraordinaire James Aquilone to discuss his latest and greatest Kickstarter anthology, Shakespeare Unleashed... also, SCOTUS can eat a fat one.

    JAMES AQUILONE
    Twitter: @jamesaquilone/@MonstrousBooks
    Instagram: @james_aquilone
    Website: linktr.ee/jamesaquilone

    BACK SHAKESPEARE UNLEASHED ON KICKSTARTER: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/manbomb/shakespeare-unleashed?ref=8syg49

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8 Ratings

TheSteveP ,

Great podcast for writers

Whether you’re a pro or looking to be one, this is a great podcast for writers. Got lots of great info about not just process, but also the business side of it. I’ve got this bookmarked to listen on every drop.

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