The months ahead: New and upcoming in the Doc Talos library of tales

Heading into the final months of 2022 and looking forward into 2023, there is a dazzling array of books, stories and art that is both here and coming. The busy year of 2022 has seen the release of four books: Rickie, the anthology of tales featuring the Talos pastiche of Pat Savage…Wolves, a re-imagining ofContinue reading “The months ahead: New and upcoming in the Doc Talos library of tales”

Review of the Rickie Talos anthology

(Grace Ximenez hosted a noir/story/roleplay/film site for almost a decade, and headlined three pulp-peril short-story collections called The Grace X Anthologies. She is the author of the Doc Talos fan fiction story “Esperanza”, and was the primary inspiration for the character “Grace X” in The Talos Chronicle.) Rickie, by R. Paul Sardanas, Atom Mudman Bezecny,Continue reading “Review of the Rickie Talos anthology”

The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 3

Welcome to the third and final installment of the Conseil du Mal (Council of Evil) discussion of this classic of pulp/heroic mythography. The Council is made up of three contemporary pulp authors: Atom Mudman Bezecny, editor of Odd Tales of Wonder publications and author of the multi-book Hero Saga…R. Paul Sardanas, author of over thirtyContinue reading “The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 3″

The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 2

What follows is a review/discussion by three diverse authors…all enthusiastic creators and readers of pulp adventure. The three of us met in 2021 and immediately enjoyed one another’s company and writings to the degree that we joined in the tradition of author circles like the 1930’s Kalem Club (a literary group whose last names allContinue reading “The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 2″

The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 1

What follows is a review/discussion by three diverse authors…all enthusiastic creators and readers of pulp adventure. The three of us met in 2021 and immediately enjoyed one another’s company and writings to the degree that we joined in the tradition of author circles like the 1930’s Kalem Club (a literary group whose last names allContinue reading “The Conseil du Mal discusses Philip José Farmer’s “Doc Savage: His Apocalyptic Life” – Part 1″

Three authors discuss the world of modern pulp: Jeff Deischer’s Doc Brazen “Acid Test”

Three Pulp Authors review and discuss Jeff Deischer’s “Acid Test” and the Doc Brazen series A brief intro of our authors: R. Paul Sardanas is the author of over 30 books of both mainstream/classical and pulp fiction, including the pulp-epic Talos Chronicle; Grace Ximenez hosted a noir/story/roleplay/film site for almost a decade, and headlined threeContinue reading “Three authors discuss the world of modern pulp: Jeff Deischer’s Doc Brazen “Acid Test””

New release of the Doc Talos Mythos novella “We Are Connected by Invisible Links”

Doc Talos Mythos books expand on the events and characters from the six core novels of the Talos Chronicle, from new, exciting creative talents. Authorized additions to the Talos canon (and sometimes co-written or illustrated by series creators Sardanas and Bellerophon), they add a unique depth and new perspectives to the Doc Talos story. WeContinue reading “New release of the Doc Talos Mythos novella “We Are Connected by Invisible Links””

Three pulp authors discuss Philip José Farmer and Win Scott Eckert’s The Monster on Hold

What follows is a review/discussion by three diverse authors…all enthusiastic creators and readers of pulp adventure. The three of us met in 2021 and immediately enjoyed one another’s company and writings to the degree that we joined in the tradition of author circles like the 1930’s Kalem Club (a literary group whose last names allContinue reading “Three pulp authors discuss Philip José Farmer and Win Scott Eckert’s The Monster on Hold”

Introducing Conseil du Mal (The Council of Evil) – three authors discussing the world of pulp

Brace yourselves, aficionados of pulp literature…three authors have joined together in a cabal to perpetrate all manner of literary wickedness and mayhem. Atom Mudman Bezecny, André Vathier, and R. Paul Sardanas will be wandering the twisting corridors and dark alleys of the world of pulp as Conseil du Mal. A brief introduction: Atom Mudman BezecnyContinue reading “Introducing Conseil du Mal (The Council of Evil) – three authors discussing the world of pulp”

Sneak preview of Talos stories coming in 2022 and beyond

Though the six core books of the Talos Chronicle and one volume of short stories, art and ephemera are complete (check them out in our Bookstore), that is hardly the end of Doc Talos tales! Here’s a sneak peek at some of the stories in the pipeline for 2022 and beyond. Patricia “Rickie” Talos isContinue reading “Sneak preview of Talos stories coming in 2022 and beyond”