Conan Re-Read: “A Witch Shall Be Born”

Friday, December 11, 2015

Bill Ward and I are continuing our read through of the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection The Bloody Crown of Conan. This week we’re discussing “A Witch Shall be Born.” We hope…

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Conan Re-Read: The Hour of the Dragon, Part 2

Friday, December 4, 2015

Bill Ward and I are continuing our read through of the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection The Bloody Crown of Conan. This week we’re discussing the second half of “The Hour of the…

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Celebrating Leigh Brackett

Monday, November 30, 2015

The 100th birthday of the late, great Leigh Brackett is coming up next Monday, and to celebrate, Bill Ward and I our doing a read-through of one of…

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Conan Re-Read: The Hour of the Dragon, Part 1

Friday, November 27, 2015

Bill Ward and I are continuing our read through of the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection The Bloody Crown of Conan. This week we’re discussing the first nine chapters of “The Hour…

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Conan Re-Read: “The People of the Black Circle”

Friday, November 20, 2015

Bill Ward and I are starting our read through of the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection The Bloody Crown of Conan. This week we’re discussing “The People of the Black Circle.” We…

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Conan Re-Read Plans

Friday, November 13, 2015

Bill and I have been exchanging notes about what to read next following The Coming of Conan. After tackling a whole pile of Lord Dunsany texts and a big…

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The Coming of Conan Re-Read: “The Vale of Lost Women”

Friday, October 30, 2015

Bill Ward and I are reading our way through the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection The Coming of Conan. This week we’re discussing “The Vale of Lost Women.” We…

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Editing Harold Lamb

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

In February of 2011 Bill Ward interviewed me for Black Gate magazine. Back then three things I’d been involved in were coming to life within a few months…

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Heroes of the Steppes: The Historicals of Harold Lamb

Monday, October 26, 2015

This article I wrote some years back has been floating around on the inter web in a couple of places, and I thought it past time for me…

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Link Day

Thursday, October 15, 2015

It’s been busy and sad here at Jones central. While mourning the death of an old friend my blog tour has rolled on and on, and a whole…

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