Guest podcasts

Persians vs. Iranians… who wins?

What somebody identifies as has been all the rage in recent years, but like nearly...

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Why do Iranians “hamash” code-switch?

There are languages you know you speak, and there are bits of other languages that you...

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How do I “hodl” Bitcoin in Iran?

It was Voltaire that once said, “paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value:...

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[redacted] in Iran?

You’re a curious one, aren’t you! You’re not alone though, you are most...

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What’s the deal with Iran?

Are you bored with the long-running spat between Iran and everyone? Us neither! It’s so...

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Persians vs. Iranians… who wins?

What somebody identifies as has been all the rage in recent years, but like nearly...

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What does Tehran taste like?

Catering to 8.5m Tehran residents with increased exposure to, and an increased expectation...

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Writing Excuses 10.12: Story structure Q&A, with Special Guest Wesley Chu

Wes Chu joins us again for a Q&A about this month’s topic: story structure! Here are...

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Writing Excuses 10.15: Worldbuilding Wilderness with Wes Chu

Wes Chu, author and adventurer, recently climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, and has some things to say...

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Writing Excuses Season 9.52: From the Page to the Stage

Allison W. Hill and C. Austin Hill joined us at the Out of Excuses Retreat to talk about turning...

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Writing Excuses 9.48: Neurobolics of Characters

As authors we spend a lot of time trying to make our readers care about the characters we create....

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Writing Excuses 9.46: Disability in Narrative

Charlie Harmon, one of the luminaries of Utah area fandom, joined us to talk about disability in...

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Writing Excuses 10.6: The Worldbuilding Revolves Around Me (“The Magical 1%”)

Max Gladstone joins us to talk about worldbuilding, and how many genre settings seem to revolve...

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Writing Excuses 10.10: Q&A with the I Ching

Wesley Chu joins us for a literal shake-up of our structure for one episode. We had loads of fun...

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Ep 25 - The Big Moon Hoax Theory!

Episode 25 - Fresh new evidence that we didn't land on the moon! We talk to a Moon Man! Plus YOUR...

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Ep 17 - with David Icke. Yes, really.

Episode 17 - featuring David Icke, the real David Icke, not a fake David Icke. He may change your...

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Ep 12 - Ian Collins and the UFO Conspiracy

Frisbee shaped weirdness as we explore the world of UFO cover-ups, conspiracies and other...

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Hed Kandi Resident DJ Interview & Guest Mix on Ministry of Sound

Here's what happened when I featured in the mix for the Hed Kandi radio show on...

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Ep 99 - 99 PROBLEMS (AND KEV IS ONE)

It's here! The last Wants A Word with double digits before a whole new three digit era launches!...

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Ep 68 - SIZZLIN' SUMMER TOMBOLATRON!

Celebrate the good times with something a bit different - a no-feature no-guest electric tombola...

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