Tell The Damn Story

95 EpisodesProduced by Alex Simmons

Where we'll talk about books, comics, film, conventions, and other creative arts and pop culture topics.

95 Episodes | 2018 - 2019

Tell The Damn Story #95: With Millions of Stories To Compete Against, What Makes Mine Better Or Different?

July 14th, 2019

40:45

Many, many students ask the same question, sometimes with subtle variations.  How can I come up with a new idea?  Why bother, mine won't be as good? Will anybody even read my story? How can I make mine better? And so it …

Tell The Damn Story #94: Why Do You Tell Your Damn Stories?

July 7th, 2019

47:46

Writers often talk about character motivations. Basically why do they do what they do? Though that is a major question, another equally important one is, Why Do We, the Writers Do What We Do?  Alex explores that …

Tell The Damn Story #93: Life As The Story Pool = Inspiration, Imitation, Perspiration & Innovation

June 30th, 2019

44:16

There are so many things that influence our storytelling. If we only scratch the surface we wind up repeating what's gone before, in almost the same "voice." But diving deeper into our own thoughts, feelings, and …

Tell The Damn Story #92: 7 Top Sources For Good Story Ideas

June 23rd, 2019

29:59

In this episode Alex identifies and underlines the 7 important sources writers explore for stories. From an item on your desk to a tragic moment in life, artist must look to the inner and outer world, in order to …

Tell The Damn Story #91: Fathers and Sons In Fact and Fiction

June 16th, 2019

1:02:39

Alex and Chris celebrate Father's Day talking about the influence of fathers (and mothers!) present or not, being fathers, and the impact of fictional fathers on us, as well as infamous fictional sons and daughters, …

Tell The Damn Story #90: Re-Entry: How Creatives Exist in More Than One World

June 10th, 2019

51:49

Alex and Chris discuss what Chris calls the "come down" from being heavily engaged in the creative process; the time when we're not quite out of our …

Tell The Damn Story #89: How Do We Learn In Order To Create?

June 2nd, 2019

56:56

Based on a few things that happened this past week,  on Alex's Facebook Live webinar, and on Chris attending a major writers' conference, as well as  questions from their respective students, Chris and Alex explore,

Tell The Damn Story #88: Confronting Creative Darkness and Why Bother?

May 26th, 2019

31:07

For the Memorial Day weekend, Alex & Chris take a look at creative demons and angels in an unusual way.  First Chris shares some honest and …

Tell The Damn Story #87: WHAT MUST WE DO FOR OUR ART?

May 20th, 2019

37:41

Returning tired and inspired from a weekend comic con in Philadelphia, co-host Alex Simmons goes solo for this episode.  His time at the East Coast …

Tell The Damn Story #86: Why Care Who You Write For?

May 12th, 2019

58:20

In this week's episode, Alex and Chris discuss why care who you write for, yourself or an audience.  Does it make a difference as long as you tell the story in your head?

Does knowing who you're trying to reach affect …

Tell The Damn Story #85: Spoilers Assemble! An Avengers Endgame Analysis - Pt 2

May 5th, 2019

1:01:11

Part 2:
Alex and Chris continue their analysis of Avengers: Endgame from the perspective of older fans and writers/creators. The result is a two-part …

Tell The Damn Story #84 Spoilers Assemble! An Avengers Endgame Analysis - Pt. 1

May 5th, 2019

59:28

Alex and Chris offer a spoiler-rich analysis of Avengers: Endgame from the perspective of older fans and writers/creators. The result is a two-part …

Tell The Damn Story Episode #83: From Russia to the U.S. And Back. Telling The Story Through Comics

April 28th, 2019

49:31

They came to the U.S. to see how we tell stories about social justice through comics. 

In this episode Alex and Chris interview several artists (Anastasia, Alexey, and Mitia) from Russia.  For a little over a week they …

Tell The Damn Story: What's Behind 13 Years of Producing the Kids Comic Con?

April 20th, 2019

44:37

Movies based on comics are a billion dollar business.

Comics are a million dollar business, especially with racy adult material.

And many comic …

Tell The Damn Story: From "What if" to 13 Years: Getting to "Yes" with You Creative Endeavors

April 14th, 2019

54:19

Alex Simmons and Chris Ryan discuss how to keep going when there are roadblocks thrown in front of your creativity. They speak of pop culture …

Tell The Damn Story: What Do Avenger: Endgame & Kids Comic Con Have In Common? Marketing!

April 7th, 2019

48:36

Chris and Alex are comparing a multi-billion dollar property (with a multi-million dollar promotion budget), with a grassroots kids comic convention …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #79: How Do You Face Creative Depression?

March 31st, 2019

1:01:08

Alex and Chris discuss numerous aspects of creative depression from "The Mean Editor" interior voice to worrying about aging, to time, to dealing …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #78: How Hard Is It To Give Credit Where Credit Is Due?

March 24th, 2019

37:24

Being a freelance artists (writer, illustrator, dancer, etc.) can be a hard road to travel.  It's not just about the quality of your craft. It's also about the level of your business skills, and the ethics of the …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #77: Choosing To Write Outside Life Experience (Race, Religion, and More)

March 17th, 2019

1:14:48

In this episode Alex and Chris verbally cruise the choppy waters of the right to write debate.  Should writers tell stories about life experiences …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #76: Chris Ryan Interviews Mystery Author & Ex-Journalist, R.G. Belsky

March 10th, 2019

14:13

A little while back, Chris attended the Deadly Ink Writer's Conference in central New Jersey. 

There he met and interviewed several other talented authors to get a glimpse of their process for telling the damn story. …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #75: An Interview With "Black Lightning" Creator, Tony Isabella

March 3rd, 2019

1:23:51

In this episode, Alex has to roll solo as he sits down with one of the comic industries best talents, writer/creator Tony Isabella. Tony worked for …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #74: Meet Don McGregor, Writer of The Black Panther & 200 Other Tales

February 24th, 2019

1:27:12

Co Hosts Alex and Chris thought they were prepared to interview storyteller extraordinaire DON McGREGOR.  Alex had known him since the 70s.  Chris had read this books almost as long, and researched like crazy for the …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #73: TTDS Challenges Black History Month!

February 17th, 2019

59:38

This week Alex and Chris discuss what Black History Month means, what it should mean, whether Michael B Jordan should play Superman, and explore …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Joss Whedon, From Vampires to Galactic Gods!

February 11th, 2019

32:45

In Part 2 of our double your fun Brown Coat podcastic experience, Chris and Alex take a walk on the Whedon side. JOSS WHEDON, that is. They discuss the works, creative phIlosophy, industry influence of the man who …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #71: Matt, Steve and the FIREFLY BROWN COATS, PT 1

February 4th, 2019

13:26

In this two-parter, Chris interviews two members of the Pennsylvania Brown Coats, a fan group inspired by the TV series, FIREFLY.  Created by Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Serenity, The Avengers, etc.), the …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #70: IS IT TIME TO MARVEL AT AWARDS SHOWS?

January 27th, 2019

59:05

Alex Simmons and Chris Ryan talk about finding your Twitter Tribe, upcoming DC projects, and whether Hollywood is really ready to honor Marvel's …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #69: The Challenge of Writing About Volatile Topics

January 21st, 2019

45:39

In this episode, Alex and Chris cover a wide range of the creative arena, starting with the latest changes in comics, film and TV. Then they wrestle with some of the methods, as well as the pros and emotionally charges …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #68: Batton Lash and the Road to Indy-pendence

January 13th, 2019

38:39

In this episode Alex and Chris talk about pop culture Aqua-billions, Spidey-good-sense, some tips for those seeking creative independence, and the …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #67: Chris Interviews author, L.A. DiPaolo!

January 6th, 2019

13:33

A few months back Chris went on another solo mission to Phil Con, and while there he interviewed 3 talented authors. So sit back and listen to the …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #66: How We Feed The Muse

December 30th, 2018

22:08

Hey Folks:

It's the end of the year and a time to reflect on what we've learned and what's inspired us to keep going. Those bright lights, or …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged #65: What Ever Happened To 2018?

December 23rd, 2018

50:16

Hey Folks:

It the end of the year and a time to reflect on what went right, wrong and somewhere in between. And this is the time that most of us …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Pulp, Partners. Deadlines and the "N" Word

December 17th, 2018

41:19

Sometimes writing stories about the past challenges our present day sensibilities, and more. Alex and Chris reveal how the pressures of writing two short stories in two weeks, required research, reflection, and …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan Interviews Author Teel James Glenn

December 10th, 2018

19:07


Back in October, Chris went on a solo mission to Deadly Ink Writer's Conference in central New Jersey. While honing his own crime fiction writing …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: How Is "Done Is Better Than Perfect?

December 5th, 2018

20:49

Alex is early morning solo as he ponders the artistic side of the popular online mantra, "Done Is Better Than Perfect."

Have questions or comments for …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Interviews Mystery Writer, Art Taylor!

November 25th, 2018

21:00

Back in October, Chris went on a solo mission to Deadly Ink Writer's Conference in central New Jersey. While honing his own crime fiction writing …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Stripping Comics Strips (Or Behind Creation) with Jerry Craft

November 18th, 2018

20:47

In this episode host Alex Simmons interviews graphic novelist, creator/writer, and children's book illustrator, JERRY CRAFT. Jerry shares some of the funny but also twisted turns he had to take as an black artist, …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: STAN LEE HAS COME AND GONE

November 12th, 2018

23:40

The Real "True Believer" is gone.
Alex and Chris share thoughts and personal memories about the legend that was Stan Lee. As Alex put it, "he was the P.T. Barnum of the comics industry ... the face of Marvel..." His …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: TTDS How Does A The Hollywood Film Deal Work? Pt 2

November 12th, 2018

25:40

Welcome to the second part of Alex and Chris' discussion about the facts and fancies surrounding the quest for a Hollywood film or TV deal? Is all …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: TTDS How Does A The Hollywood Film Deal Work? Pt 1

November 11th, 2018

26:42

Alex and Chris discuss the facts and fancies surrounding the quest for a Hollywood film or TV deal? Is it just like winning the lottery, or more like …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Confessions of A Writer's Week

November 4th, 2018

27:58

As independent writers and publishers, Alex and Chris have had a week stuffed with author activity. They've been traveling the full range of a …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Alex Interviews ECBACC Media Tech, Dionne Stallworth. Pt 3

November 3rd, 2018

15:34

Release of the new Blackjack (Rapid Read book), TRIAL BY FIRE, TRIAL BY ICE, delayed the posting of the 3rd episode of the series WHY BLACKJACK, where Alex continues to explore the appeal of his action adventure …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Alex Interviews ECBACC Media Tech, Dionne Stallworth, Pt 2

October 29th, 2018

15:14

In this second episode of the series WHY BLACKJACK, Alex continues to explore the appeal of his action adventure creation, ARRON DAY aka BLACKJACK.

Part two of the interview with ECBACC media tech, and Blackjack fan, …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Alex Interviews Blackjack Fan Dionne Stallworth. Pt 1

October 27th, 2018

15:25

In this second episode of the series WHY BLACKJACK, Alex continues to explore the appeal of his action adventure creation, ARRON DAY aka BLACKJACK.

This time it's with ECBACC media tech, and Blackjack fan, Dionne …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: The Hidden Challenges of Blackjack Trial By Fire, Trial By Ice

October 25th, 2018

33:04

How do you write and remain true to the story when personal and political storms are brewing?

Your hosts, Alex and Chris, celebrate as well as reveal …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Alex Interviews One of the First Blackjack Artist, ERIC BATTLE. Pt 1

October 25th, 2018

47:31

Alex sets out to explore the appeal of his action adventure creation, ARRON DAY aka BLACKJACK. This is the first of several interviews with the …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Alex Simmons Asks ERIC BATTLE, WHY BLACKJACK? Pt 2

October 19th, 2018

12:59

As a new book prepares to launch, Alex sets out to explore the appeal of his action adventure creation, ARRON DAY aka BLACKJACK.

He starts here with the first of several interviews, with Blackjack artists and fans, to …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Alex Simmons Asks ERIC BATTLE, WHY BLACKJACK? Pt 2

October 17th, 2018

17:30

As a new book prepares to launch, Alex sets out to explore the appeal of his action adventure creation, ARRON DAY aka BLACKJACK.

He starts here with the first of several interviews, with Blackjack artists and fans, to …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Is Superhero Pop Culture Defeating Itself?

October 14th, 2018

46:47

Alex and Chris are back together again talking out whether superhero pop culture is about to experience it's own INFINITY WAR. And if so, who is …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Interviews, Carol Gyzander!

October 9th, 2018

13:36

Chris went on a solo mission to Deadly Ink Writer's Conference in central New Jersey. While lurking and ferreting out creative intel, he also …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris w mystery author A. J. Sidransky

October 2nd, 2018

21:42

Chris went on a solo mission to Deadly Ink Writer's Conference in central New Jersey. While lurking and ferreting out creative intel, he also …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest, Interview 5: Bob Deis & Wyatt Doyle

September 23rd, 2018

31:36

Chris Ryan's is still on the road. He's in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at an event called PULPFEST, not only as a writer/creator, but also to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest, Interview 7: Jim Beard

September 23rd, 2018

18:01

Here's the next great interview Chris Ryan achieved while on the road in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at PULPFEST. Chris managed to interview writer, …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Writing When Your Heart & Your Head Ain't In It

September 23rd, 2018

28:50

In this episode Simmons "Fesses Up." Alex goes solo to shares some of the emotional hardships and confusion he faced trying to write a story that …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Is Being True To You on Social Media A Trap, Pt 1

September 23rd, 2018

31:40

With "snipers," "spammers," and "trolls" waiting in the digital bushes and hills of the internet, how do promote on social media. Alex and Chris …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Is Being True To You on Social Media A Trap, Pt 2

September 23rd, 2018

35:29

Here's the conclusion of this Alex and Chris' discussion on the pros and cons of being your real self on social media. How can artists promote their projects and still face the internet "snipers," "spammers," and …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Night of the Living Deadlines

September 4th, 2018

55:03

Alex and Chris discuss the disciplines and dangers of trying to meet the  DREADED DEADLINES. They also shares insights and tips as they share some of their own deadline fails and how they coped.

Have questions or …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest, Interview 9: Colin Richards

August 27th, 2018

8:02

Here's the last great interview Chris Ryan achieved while on the road in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at PULPFEST. Chris managed to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest, Interview 8: Mark Wheatley & Henry Franke

August 19th, 2018

11:48

Here's the next great interview Chris Ryan achieved while on the road in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at PULPFEST. Chris managed to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest, Interview 6: Joe R. Lansdale

August 12th, 2018

18:46

Here's the next great interview Chris Ryan achieved while on the road in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at PULPFEST. Chris managed to interview writer, …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Interview With The Africa Cartoon Centre, Pt. 2

August 11th, 2018

18:34

Alex continues with Part 2 of the interview with Mr. Adedotun Salu and his associates at the Africa Cartoon Centre (ACC) in Lagos, Nigeria. They'll offer more information on their GLOBAL comic art poster contest, as …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Interview With The Africa Cartoon Centre, Pt. 1

August 11th, 2018

13:54

Alex and Chris begin a two-part interview with Mr. Adedotun Salu and his associates at the Africa Cartoon Centre (ACC) in Lagos, Nigeria. They'll discuss a new comic art poster contest, as well as other comic and …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest! Pt 4.

August 1st, 2018

9:03

Chris Ryan's is still on the road. He's in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at an event called PULPFEST, not only as a writer/creator, but also to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest! Pt 3.

August 1st, 2018

14:43

Chris Ryan's is still on the road. He's in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at an event called PULPFEST, not only as a writer/creator, but also to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest! Pt 2.

July 28th, 2018

23:52

Chris Ryan's is still on the road. He's in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at an event called PULPFEST, not only as a writer/creator, but also to interview …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Chris Ryan at PulpFest! Pt 1

July 27th, 2018

9:31

It's Chris Ryan's turn to hit the road. He's in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania at an event called PULPFEST, not only as a writer/creator, but also to …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Interview at Helsinki Comic Center, Pt. 2

July 17th, 2018

20:59

(This is part 2 of 2)
While traveling through a few cities in Europe, co-host Alex Simmons has a meeting with two artists/members (Ainur and Remi) of the Comics Center of Helsinki in Helsinki, Finland. They are The …

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Interview at the Comics Center of Helsinki, Finland.

July 16th, 2018

1:08:04

While traveling through a few cities in Europe, co-host Alex Simmons has a meeting with two artists/members of the Comics Center of Helsinki in Helsinki, Finland. The interview gave all three a chance to discuss the …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged (Hamburg): The Value of Observations

July 8th, 2018

34:35

Co-host Alex Simmons checks in (solo) from Hamburg, Germany, to share thoughts and tips on the power of observation for creatives.

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Are There Any Benefits To Connecting With International Comic Art Creators?

July 3rd, 2018

45:19

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Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Should Artist Repurpose Their Creations To Fit Current Events?

July 1st, 2018

44:53

Alex and Chris discuss the thoughts, ethics, and personal processes behind repurposes artists repurposing their creations to fit new social or …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Telling How To Tell The Stories In Serbia!

June 30th, 2018

16:44

Chris asks the questions as Alex gives a short on the spot report from Leskovac, a small small town in Serbia. Alex was invited to teach a writer's workshop at the Balkan young Comics creators Festival.

*Want to leave a …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: What's The Point Of Doing Family Friendly Entertainment?

June 28th, 2018

43:07

Your hosts Alex and Chris explore whether or not family friendly comis, TV shows and films are scares due to the industry, or is there really little market for them now.

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Can Creators Successfully Promote and Navigate The Snipers of Social Media?

June 24th, 2018

40:21

Alex and Chris wrestle with a professional and emotional challenge. Within this intense and sensitive time can creatives promote, blog and share their thoughts in the wild wild west of social media?

Have questions or …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Can Comics Inspire and Save Lives?

June 21st, 2018

28:57

Chris interviews Alex on his invite to speak to young artists at the international Balkans Festival of Young Comics Creators, in Serbia. It's purpose is to bring together a war torn area of Balkans. and give support to …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: What To Do When Writers Fail, pt 1

June 10th, 2018

36:25

No matter how hard you try, sometimes the writing just doesn't go the way you want. In this episode Chris and Alex discuss some of their most …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Are Superhero Movies Bringing the Billion Dollar Summer Heat?

June 5th, 2018

39:41

Alex and Chris explore the storytelling power of the the superhero movies current and coming soon. And how the Disney empire (Marvel and Star Wars …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: How To Write Solid Dialog for Various Characters

May 29th, 2018

31:16

Over the years Chris and Alex have written many different characters, from plays to comics, and from men to monsters. In this episode they discuss somechallenges and methods for writing engagging and genuine dialog.

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: How Do Artists "Feed the Muse?"

May 24th, 2018

26:29

Chris and Alex explore how they, and other artists, feed theirinner creative energy source. Where do we find inspiration and determination?

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Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: What Kind of Characters Intrigue You?

May 21st, 2018

29:04

Chris and Alex discuss what type (and archtype) of characters in life and fiction intrigue them the most, and how that influences their work.

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Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Finding Ways To Write Despite ...

May 13th, 2018

20:56

Chris and Alex talk about a few methods for dealing with writing distractions and excuses.

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Tell The Damn Story: Judging For the Eisner Awards

May 3rd, 2018

17:34

Chris talks to Alex Simmons, who is in San Diego, as a judge for the comic book industry's prestigious EISNER AWARDS.

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What's On My Mind, Episode 2: Why Do Heroes Matter?

April 17th, 2018

14:59

With the popularity of the movies and TV series from Marvel and DC Comics, including the extremely successful Black Panther film, the word "hero" has …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Violence On Or Off Page?

April 8th, 2018

34:09

Writers Chris and Alex discuss how they determine when to use violence in or out of the comic book page. And what are the thought processes behind …

What's On My Mind: Do Heroes Matter, Part 1

April 2nd, 2018

6:20

Most writers are curious about life. We live, observe, research, and think about it. Then we sit down somewhere and chronicles about the aspects that intrigue or excite us.
What's on My Mind is where I'll explore share …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: How To Get In Front of Your Audience.

March 28th, 2018

34:30

Alex and Chris gives some tips of how to get your creations out into the public eye, without sticking them in the eye.

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Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Tim Fielder Back With "Matty's Rocket!" Pt. 1 - 3

March 26th, 2018

22:17

Latest TTDS Unplugged episode of ...
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The original TTDS 3 musketeers are back together again for a special episode! The MIA member, Tim Fielder, is back to talk about his graphic novel creation, …

Simmons' Feelings On A Black Panther Film, Part 2

March 26th, 2018

7:09

So here are my final thoughts on the emotional EMP wave affect of the Black Panther film.

Tell The Damn Story UNPLUGGED: Billy Graham Art & the Black Panther, Pt 1

March 26th, 2018

22:20

Alex and Chris discuss the work and humanity of the unsung artist, Billy Graham. In particular his contribution as the first artist for Marvel's Luke …

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Can A Fail Be A Win

March 26th, 2018

18:07

Your hosts, Chris Ryan and Alex Simmons discuss what you're left with when projects and promotions don't go even close to the way you planned.

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Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Films That Influenced

March 22nd, 2018

23:11

Your hosts, writers Chris Ryan and Alex Simmons discuss what classic films influenced their own creations.

Tell The Damn Story Unplugged: Who Influenced Us?

March 18th, 2018

59:47

Your hosts, writers Chris Ryan and Alex Simmons discuss the question what characters from their past influenced their own creations.

Tell The Damn Story-Unplugged: Tim Fielder Back With "Marty's Rocket!" Pt. 3 & 4

March 14th, 2018

15:00

Latest TTDS Unplugged episode of ...
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The original TTDS 3 musketeers are back together again for a special episode! The MIA member, Tim Fielder, is back to talk about his graphic novel creation, …

Tell The Damn Story-UnPlugged: Write To Be Safe Or Sell?

March 8th, 2018

44:18

Should writers write about safe material that will entertain and not offend, or should we write about things that we believe, feel, or rebel against, …

Tell The Damn Story-UNPLUGGED: Is Indie Publishing In Peril?

March 4th, 2018

33:47

Alex and Chris discuss whether or not the gateways and opportunities in Independent publishing are slowly being blocked, locked and bolted.

Simmons' Feelings On A Black Panther Film, Pt 1

February 26th, 2018

3:11

Alex Simmons, that's me, offers up some solo thoughts on the emotional EMP affect of the Black Panther film.

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