GRL 2018 Bonus – “Devil Take Me” Authors: Rhys Ford, Jordan L. Hawk, Jordan Castillo Price, C.S. Poe, TA Moore & narrator Greg Tremblay
In this bonus episode from GayRomLit 2018 in Portsmouth, Virginia, Jeff interviews the authors from the recently released Devil Take Me anthology: Rhys Ford, Jordan L. Hawk, Jordan Castillo Price, C.S. Poe and TA Moore and they are joined by audiobook narrator Greg Tremblay. Ginn Hale also appears in the video version by special arrangement.
The guys discuss the latest remake of A Star Is Born. Will reviews Score by A.E. Wasp. Jeff reviews the aforementioned What If It’s Us.
GRL 2018 is previewed. Will talks about his Q&A hosting duties and what he’s looking forward to. Jeff reveals the schedule for events the podcast is involved in as well as his author appearances. They also shout out the newbie gathering hosted by Joyfully Jay as well as a couple of specific sessions they are interested in.
We kick off this week’s show by wishing a happy one year anniversary to Markie and Jess at the Top to BOTM Podcast. We also congratulate Dreamspinner Press and author Hudson Lin for scoring a review from Entertainment Weekly. Jeff also mentions that he’s off to have a fan boy moment when he sees Becky Albertalli on the book tour for What If It’s Us.
Victoria is welcomed to our Patreon family.
Jeff talks with author Tere Michaels to celebrate the tenth anniversary of her book, Faith & Fidelity.
The guys talk about the PBS series The Great American Read. Will reviews Wedding Favors by Anne Tenino while Jeff discusses Taming Teddy by Lucy Lennox and narrated by Michael Pauley and Thrall by Avon Gale & Roan Parrish.
Jeff talks with author and Romance Writer’s of America Board of Directors member Priscilla Oliveras about her recent keynote speech at the Dreamspinner Press Author Conference where she spoke about diversity.
Jeff then interviews Damon Suede about his recent re-election to the RWA Board to find out what he hopes to accomplish in the next two years and what it means for readers. Damon also talks about the books he’s got coming up.
Jeff opens the show talking about a film deal for the new Becky Albertalli/Adam Silvera book What If It’s Us. He also reminds everyone about the Eastsiders Kickstarter campaign that continues through October 10.
Sarah and SherryLynn are welcomed as Patrons
The guys discuss their recent trip to the Dreamspinner Author Conference as well as two days at Disney World.
Jeff interviews Victoria Sue about Guarding His Melody, her latest entry in the Enhanced World series. They also talk about the science behind that series, her M-preg series as well as a moving story about what got her started with m/m romance.
The guys review the Russel Tovey film, The Pass. Jeff discusses Barrel Proof, the third Agents Irish & Whiskey book, by Layla Reyne and Game Point by M.J. O’Shea.
Jeff & Will welcome Sarah Wendell from Smart Bitches, Trashy Books. Sarah tells us why she started the blog and its companion podcast. We also delve into some of her favorite LGBTQ+ romances, how the genre has evolved and what she hopes to see it going into 2019.
Jeff & Will talk about the development deal Bea and Leah Koch from the Ripped Bodice signed with Sony Pictures Television and the Kickstarter Kit Williamson and John Halbach started to fund the fourth and final season of Eastsiders.
Will reviews the webseries After Forever. Jeff reviews Savior by Rhys Ford and recommends listeners to pre-order The Bones Beneath My Skin by TJ Klune. Will looks at the novella Flirt by Lucy Lennox.
Jeff interviews Rhys Ford about Savior, the second book in the 415 Ink series. They also talk about the forthcoming urban fantasy anthology Devil May Take Me as well as what else is coming up from Rhys.