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KC Creator: Bryan Thomas Schmidt

With work on The Martian, X-Files, and Predator, Bryan Thomas Schmidt is a pillar of the Kansas City writing (and editing) community, and frequent guest of cons. Read out about the real-life experience and inspiration for his latest novel.

Kansas City fantasy author David Pedersen

KC Creator: David J. Pedersen

In episode 6 of my KC Creator series, I’d like to introduce you to fantasy author David J. Pedersen. If you’re thinking that last name sounds familiar, you’d be right. He’s my husband. But I’m not the least bit biased when I say his work is highly imaginative and entertaining. Read on to find out […]

KC Comic Creator: Scott Drummond

In episode 5 of my KC Creators series, I would like to introduce you to Scott Drummond, creator of the NIGHTSMOKE comic series. In this small world of Kansas City, Scott and I actually worked at the same marketing agency for a time, though we didn’t work on the same projects. It’s been cool to […]