Mind Of A Geek
Episode #1 - Recorded On December 14th 2015
Host: Nate Ward
Guest: J.F. Dubeau
Information About This Weeks Guest:
J.F. Dubeau is an author, a podcaster, a comic writer and an artist. He also contructs models and partakes in miniature wargaming. He has won awards in the past for armies that he has painted. His main desire is to break into the world of professional writing. He is passionate about science fiction and aspires to become a professional author within that field.
Projects This Weeks Guest Is A Part Of:
- JF is one half of the Overcast Podcast. Overwatch is the newest game in a long line of Blizzard Entertainment's legacy of games. He hosts this show on a weekly basis with Amy Frost.
- JF has an upcoming Sci-Fi novel titled The Life Engineered which releases on March 1st!
- He is currently trying to fund his newest book titled A God In The Shed. AGitS is a fantasy/horror novel that JF described to me as a mixture of Stand By Me, Call of Cthulhu and a dash of Harry Potter!
Questions For This Weeks Guest:
In Regards To Being an Author
- How long have you been writing?
- What is it that you love most about science fiction?
In Regards To Podcasting On Overcast
- Is this your first Podcast?
- What were some of the things about Overwatch that drew you in so deeply that you decided "I need to do a show about Overwatch"?
In Regards To Modeling and Miniature Battles
- Which minature wargames do you prefer?
- You mentioned that you have won awards for your paint work, which awards did you win and is this something you still do?
Topics Of Discussion:
- The Life Engineered
- A God In The Shed
- Modern Science and what it means for our future!
- STAR WARS!!
Random Top 10* List
JF's Top 10* Things About Being A Geek In Todays World!
Questions From The Audience
- Joe Terzieva - Here's a question for JF. I hope he gives a good answer. How did you become so talented and handsome?
- Neil Patel - Hi guys, I've got a simple question (I hope)..how did you get started on your novels? Did you start writing and then flesh it out or outline the plot and then start filling in the details?
- Zak Bryson - If you had to pick one book, one album, and one film to put in a time capsule as "your faves" for posterity, which would you choose?
- Amy Frost - How does he manage to con his podcast cohosts into doing all of the production work while still getting top billing? What is the most efficient way to obsessively sort your Skittles? What is the next video game he plans to be terrible at?
Where Can This Weeks Guest Be Found:
- You can follow JF on twitter @jfdubeau and you can learn more about him and his work at jfdubeau.com
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Thanks For Listening!