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I go everywhere to talk about this epic LGBTQ Science Fiction Series but you can stay right here.

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Words That Kill S2E11

June 1, 2023

I sit down with AF Stewart to talk about Kendra's career as an assassin!

Let's Talk STAR TREK!

May 30, 2023


May 29, 2023

THREE HOURS talking about writing serial stories!

This Week in Indies - Mentoring

May 14, 2023

Iron Age Marketing with Nicky P

May 11, 2023

Podcast with Amos Bracewell of the Empower Network

April 20, 2023

Let's talk books with Amos!

This Week In Indies April 16, 2023

April 16, 2023

I join Madi, Ron, Claudia, CL, and David to talk about crossing genres

This Week In Indies

March 19, 2023

I join Joe, Karina, David, Alexander, and Lindsay to talk changes in the industry

Author Spotlight

February 12, 2023

Character Driven Season 2 Episode 4 with Madilynn Dale

February 2, 2023

I get to talk Nicole Crozier

This Week In Indies

January 29, 2023

Jan 29, 2023

This Week In Indies

January 15, 2023

Jan 15, 2023

This Week In Indies

January 8, 2023

Jan 8, 2023

Mean Reviews - NO STARS GIVEN!

December 7, 2022

Let's see what they have to say about The Ghosts of Tantor!

This Week In Indies - Book Highlight!

November 6, 2022

CL Cannon talks about The Ghosts of Tantor in the NaNoWriMo section

The Artist Sandbox

November 2, 2022

I sit down for an interview with Miranda and talk all things Cassidy and then some!

This Week In Indies October 30

October 30, 2022

I join Joe, Madi, Courtney, Anita, and John as we talk about prioritizing our time as writers

Character Driven - Kendra

October 20, 2022

Talking with Madi about Kendra!

This Week In Indies - LIVE from Multiverse!

October 16, 2022

Dropping in with Joe, Bob, and Madi to talk Multiverse!

21 Grams - Talking Character with Joe Compton!

October 1, 2022

Talk Cerebral, Emotional, and Practical aspects of writing in the Cassidyverse!

This Week in Indies

September 25, 2022

Join me, DC, Debra, Karina, Freddy, and Joe as we talk mergers, returns, and whether libraries are good for indies!

3 Act Structure - Confidant

September 15, 2022

Let's talk about confidants!

A Chapter In

August 26, 2022

Joanna Swank gives a preview of Into the Black (and three other books)

The Writer's Tribe Talk Show 8-4-22

August 4, 2022

I return to visit with Elsa Kurt and talk Cassidyverse!

Three Act Structure - Love Interest!

June 29, 2022

I join Joe, Madi, Debra, AJ, Rosie, and Megan in talking about love interests in fiction!

This Week In Indies June 26

June 25, 2022

Season finale of This Week in Indies!

Facebook LIVE!

June 17, 2022

I was live for an hour at the Reading Within Virtual Book Convention!

This Week In Indies - June 5th

June 5, 2022

Talking Indie Books with Joe, Ron, Nikki, Karina, Jim, and David

This Week In Indies May 22

May 22, 2022

Talk Indie Books with Joe, Venessa, Ron, David, and Alexander!

The Chapter Goddess Reviews Into the Black

May 20, 2022

This Week in Indies

May 15, 2022

I join Madi, Courtney, Allegra, and Nikki talking about Beta/ARC readers!

Stories - The True and the Fictional

May 10, 2022

I go Down Under to talk with Jamie and Ryan!

Return Interview with Madilynn Dale, The Chapter Goddess!

April 28, 2022

I'm back with Madi for another chat!

Indie Mayhem - Methods of Mayhem

April 25, 2022

A written post-game-show interview

3 Act Structure - Mentor

April 23, 2022

I join David, Joe, Nikki, Jane, and Jim as we talk Mentors in our books!

Interview with Madilynn Dale, the Chapter Goddess

April 20, 2022

Madi and I talk about Into the Black!

Indie Mayhem Game Show

April 19, 2022

I get onto the game show Indie Mayhem against Samantha and Joshua!

Talking Indie Mayhem

April 19, 2022

The show after the game show!

This Week In Indies

April 17, 2022

Join me, Joe, Courtney, Venessa, AJ, and Alexander on This Week In Indies!

Joe's Bar, April 2022

April 15, 2022

Head to Joe's Bar with me, Joe, Nicole, Nikki, and Madi!

This Week In Indies

April 3, 2022

Join Joe, Courtney, Margaret, Jim, and myself as we talk about Piracy!

A Lawless Interview!

March 26, 2022

I fall into a Lawless Interview on her Hella Vella Podcast!

Let's talk Cassidy Chronicles

March 24, 2022

Sat down with Finding the Magic Podcast host, Tricia Copeland

Interviewed by Tricia Copeland

March 24, 2022

Sat down with Finding the Magic host, Tricia Copeland, for a talk about Cassidy and more!

Go Indie Now!

March 20, 2022

I sit in with Joe, David, Madi, and Paula and talk the future of Indie publishing

Joe's Bar

March 18, 2022

Hanging in Joe's bar with JD, Madi, Ron, and David!

The Writer's Tribe Talk Show

March 4, 2022

My chat with Elsa from The Writer's Tribe Talk Show!!

Spotlight Author with Elsa

March 3, 2022

I got a chance to be interviewed by Else M.C. Kurt here - what fun!

Behind the Pen

March 2, 2022

Join Karina and I as we read stories, talk books, writing, genres, and have a blast for an hour!

This Week in Indies 2-27-2022

February 27, 2022

Let's talk Self-Care for ANYONE!

Joe's Bar

February 18, 2022

An evening chatting about this, that, and the other in the literary world!

Morgan Elliott and me - what a rush!

February 15, 2022

In a wide-ranging interview, I sit down with Morgan Elliott and answer a whole bunch of great questions!

This week in Indies - Feb 13, 2022

February 13, 2022

Talking with Joe and the gang about the Draft2Digital/Smashwords merger!

Scribbled Notes: Jahmil hosts Veronica and Adam!

February 8, 2022

Veronica and I got to drop in on Jahmil and chat about the challenges of audiobooks!

A.L. Butcher Interviews KENDRA!

January 31, 2022

Kendra's out and about and talking about her life! Catch her now!

Go Indie Now!

January 30, 2022

Let's talk about Audiobooks, Automation, and Subscription Services with other Indie Authors! (And listen to me read a passage from a story!)

Magic for Us Podcast

January 28, 2022

I drop in on Alex McHaddad on Magic For Us!

This Week In Indies January 23, 2022

January 23, 2022

Hanging with Joe and other Indie Authors!

Dropping in on Joe's Bar!

January 21, 2022

Getting some quality time with Joe and his cronies!

Art 'n Talk Flash Show - 3 minutes to write on a prompt!

January 20, 2022

Art 'n Talk Flash

My interview by Bruno Martin Soares

December 14, 2021

I sit down and answer questions with Bruno

What Are You Selling with David Green

December 12, 2021

I sit down and talk with David on his show, What Are You Selling?

Dab of Darkness audio & book review: Triumph's Ashes

December 3, 2021

All the books, PLUS an excerpt, PLUS a review!

Second Draft, Episode 1 with Jahmil Effend

December 2, 2021

Dropping in with Jahmil on his new show to talk Cassidyverse!

Review of Triumph's Ashes on Amy's Bookshelf Reviews

December 2, 2021

Amy dives into the deep end of the Cassidyverse with Triumph's Ashes! Will she swim?

Second Draft, Episode 1 VIDEO with Jahmil Effend

December 2, 2021

You heard us, now see us as we talk all things Cassidyverse!

Guest Piece on Val Ullmer's site

December 1, 2021

How I came to write Run Like Hell and the rest of Volume 1

Interview with Aiyana and Kendra!

November 29, 2021

Danielle from Love Bytes got to sit down with Aiyana and Kendra for an exclusive interview!

Listening to the Voices in Our Heads

November 27, 2021

LTTVIOH S2 E7: Adam Gaffen (with Many a Visit from Kendra) || Jenna O'Malley

Authors in Focus - Episode 138

November 24, 2021

Hi! Welcome to this episode of Authors in Focus Podcast. I’m Michael Evan, a satirical author, editor, and author promoter. This podcast is all about getting to know writers, their books, and what makes them tick...

Back to BBE for a featured post

November 18, 2021

Check it out and pick up some bonus goodies!

Live Video on Fantasy/Science Fiction Focus

November 17, 2021

Well, not "live" anymore, but you get the picture.

Artemis War Review on BBE (Best Book Editor)

November 3, 2021

Futuristic sci-fi at its best. Techie nerds, sci-fi nerds, and nerds in general will love this series of books...

Interview on BBE (Best Book Editors)

October 28, 2021

Welcome. Let’s get to know you first before we talk about your books. While my team alter the bright lights to shine—just so, tighten the thumbscrews and hook up the polygraph; why don’t you start at the beginning and tell us about your early life and upbringing?...

Blog Interview with James Quinlan Meservy

October 27, 2021


A.R. Mirabel Podcast - Adam Gaffen Returns To Talk All Things Cassidyverse

October 25, 2021

ADAM GAFFEN is back to talk about all things Cassidy Chronicles (aka “Cassidy-verse”). For those unfamiliar with Adam, his series, The Cassidy Chronicles, is a hard science saga centered around two strong female leads in the year 2113.

Return to the A.R.T. Podcast

October 13, 2021

October is my birthday month! So I decided we'd do something special for it: MONTH OF HOMIES! Every week this month, I'll have a fan favorite back on to chit chat and have a few laughs as we discuss our favorite craft: WRITING!

On Writing Plot Twists with Jahmil Effend and A.R. Mirabel

September 22, 2021

On this roundtable discussion we explore the topic of plot twist...

Let’s Talk about Writing a Series on BOOKS BY ADRIAN! With Claerie Kavanaugh

September 19, 2021

Claerie Kavanaugh is a life-long reader, with the bookworm badge of honor to prove it. She writes YA Fantasy like Queen of Thieves as well as Adult Romance like Duet Rubato, and her list of upcoming releases will make you finally settle up those Library Card debts.

Let’s Talk about CHARACTERS with Jahmil Effend and S. Anim Addo! Sept 15

September 17, 2021

On this roundtable discussion we dive into the world of character. We talk about the different facets that go into making great characters and some of the tips and tricks we use to write our best characters.

And here’s more with Claerie Kavanaugh on BOOKS BY ADRIAN!

September 16, 2021

Adam Gaffen is another rabid reader but with fifteen dependents and I have no idea how he does it. The Cassidy Chronicles is three volumes in, and volume four isn't far behind!

Let’s Talk about SETTING with Jahmil Effend and Marie Terry!

September 15, 2021

On this episode we speak to author Marie Terry and Adam Gaffen about writing setting. We discuss the various layers about the ways we all approach writing our own settings.

I’m interviewed by J. Scott Coatsworth

August 22, 2021

Welcome to my weekly Author Spotlight. I’ve asked a bunch of my author friends to answer a set of interview questions, and to share their latest work...

Laura.Reads.All.Day Instagram Review of Triumph’s Ashes on Instagram!

August 19, 2021

This book was intense and very engaging. The author is so creative and he has great imagination skills. I loved his impressive universe-building and the excellent characters...

Goodreads review of Triumph’s Ashes

August 19, 2021

Triumph's Ashes is the Volume five in The Cassidy Chronicles. This was my first book reading by Adam and I am so impressed that I have decided to read all the parts of this series...

My interview on The Book Break with Melissa Dalton Martinez!

August 17, 2021

This week on The Book Break, Melissa was joined by Adam Gaffen, author of the exciting, dystopian adventure, five-book series, The Cassidy Chronicles...

My short story, “Press Play to Begin”, is analyzed on the Writers Anonymous podcast!

August 16, 2021

It's our ninth episode! This video is the pre-season finale! We go through Author Adam Gaffen's short story, Press Play to Begin. It's not quite a review, it's more a critique based on our previous episodes from this season.

My interview with Samantha Evans

August 15, 2021

Vicky Peplow’s interview of me!

August 13, 2021

As the third author in the Virtual Book Tour. Adam agreed to an author interview with me and I look forward to getting to know him and his writing a little better.

Article about the Chronicles on!

August 13, 2021

Thanks for joining me here on the Reader’s Magnet Author’s Lounge!

They really did the place up nice, didn’t they? No skimping on the décor (even though it’s all virtual).

Oh, you want to know about me and my books? Great! That’s one of my favorite subjects; my books, that is. My other favorite subject? My wife. But that’s for another time.

Why don’t I start at the beginning?...

Guest appearance on Amanda Sheridan’s Instagram!

August 12, 2021

The Cassidy Chronicles is a brilliant and page-turning epic that tells the story of Cassidy, a physicist and her wife Kendra, a former movie star.

I talk to Jahmil Effend about Writing a Series – check out his podcast!

August 12, 2021

Listen as we speak to sci-fi author, Adam Gaffen. With a fourth book releasing in the Cassidy Chronicles, he drops knowledge on the publishing process and how he writes a story.

Book Break, Good Things Utah – ABC4

August 10, 2021

The next recommendation is for anyone that enjoys thrillers, action, or science fiction books. This 5 book series features strong women as the main characters...

My interview with Kevin Nivek on

August 9, 2021

Welcome to Adam Gaffen's author interview page, here you will learn more about this author and what motivates them.

Natalie Nicole’s review of The Cassidy Chronicles AUDIOBOOK

July 28, 2021

EG Stone’s review of Run Like Hell

July 28, 2021

Group Discussion on Go Indie Now about Kindle Vella!

July 18, 2021

Interview on Authors In Focus!

June 22, 2021

It's Episode 102 of the Authors in Focus Podcast!
When a Novella Becomes a 5 Book Series with Adam Gaffen!

Interview on WorldHoppers Collective with a FREE BOOK IN JUNE!

June 17, 2021

Discover New Worlds with Ryan D Meier ft. Adam Gaffen

Interview on the Indie Writer’s Collective!

June 11, 2021

PODCast on Indie Book Source

May 6, 2021

VodCast on Indie Book Source

May 6, 2021

MEET THE AUTHOR Podcast Episode 10 Authors Caleb & Linda Pirtle and Author Adam Gaffen


May 4, 2021

Check out many of the Posts as PODCASTS! Go to Anchor FM!

May 1, 2021

GROUPCAST on Hardcore: Truths of Writing on Knightvision!

March 26, 2021

GROUPCAST on A.R.’s Tales with Jahmil Effend and Steve R. Gans!

March 21, 2021

TWO HOUR INTERVIEW on A.R.’s Tales – check it OUT!

March 18, 2021

Behind the Books Interview with Lauren

March 8, 2021

Interview on SheBlurbs with Brook Wright!

February 20, 2021

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