The Story Behind The Feet Say Run by Daniel A. Blum

My first published novel, Lisa33 was an avante-garde sex comedy set on the internet.  I had a well-known agent, a prestigious publisher, and a sizable advance – everything one dreams of.   And yet the end result was quite disastrous.  My book got caught up in politics with the publisher, my agent mysteriously disappeared as the…

The Story Behind Surgeon’s Story by Mark Oristano

I’ve been a volunteer at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas for 20 years, working in the PACU, the Post Anesthesia Care Unit. To the layman, that’s the Day Surgery Recovery Room. I attended several lecture given by a heart surgeon at Children’s named Kristine Guleserian, and each time I was impressed by the doctor’s humor…

The Story Behind Chasing Hindy by Darin Gibby

How did I come up with the idea that a car could run on water? Ideas for books come in the strangest ways. For me, they often just seem to fall out of the sky, usually at the most unexpected times. I’ve written books or articles from ideas that woke me up in the middle…

The Story Behind Alan 2 by Bruce Forciea

My background is in science and technology so I have an interest in many things that come from the science and tech world. One of the topics that intrigued me was artificial intelligence. Recently we have seen IBM’s Watson win at Jeopardy and Google’s Deep Mind defeat the world Go champion. There are also products…