U.S. Army

Episode 198: Grunt Author Mary Roach

Today’s guest is Mary Roach, author of Stiff, Gulp, Bonk, Packing for Mars, and, most recently, Grunt. Roach talks to Daniel Ford about poking around “nitty gritty details of life,” her immersive writing process, and coordinating with the military during her research process for Grunt.

Photo credit: Jen Siska
I’m much happier poking around the nitty gritty details of life.
— Mary Roach

To learn more about Mary Roach, visit her official website, like her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter @mary_roach

Episode 35: Military Thriller Author Brad Taylor

Brad Taylor, author of The Taskforce series, talks to Daniel Ford about his new book Days of Rage (which comes out July 15), how his military experience influences his writing, and how he developed his character Pike Logan.

To learn more about Brad Taylor, check out his official website, like him on Facebook, or follow him on Twitter @bradtaylorbooks.


Episode 22: Best-Selling Ebook Author Bob Mayer

Bob Mayer

Bob Mayer

Bob Mayer, former U.S. Army Green Beret, best-selling author of the Green Beret and Area 51 series, and one of our Badass Writers of the Week, stops by the podcast to talk about how he started writing while learning martial arts in Korea, why up-and-coming writers need to learn more about the publishing business, and how his writing process has evolved over time.

To learn more about Bob Mayer, check out his official website, like his Facebook page, or follow him on Twitter @Bob_MayerDon't miss out on the free Bob Mayer sampler on Amazon.