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Thomas Locke Skypes with Alton Gansky on Writer’s Talk

I recently had the honor of doing a Skype interview with Alton Gansky, host of Writer’s Talk. You can watch the video on YouTube (below) or download it from iTunes, Stitcher, or Podbean. We talked about loads of topics, including Legends of the Realm (my new fantasy series) and Fault Lines (my upcoming techno-thriller series),…

Q&A With Thomas Locke: Have You Ever Owned a Wolfhound?

Q: Hyam’s canine companion is a young wolfhound. Have you ever owned a wolfhound or other breed of large dog? Thomas Locke: I’ve had a lot of dogs, but never a wolfhound. For this story, I wanted to use a breed of dog that carried a sense of the impossible, yet was easy for readers…

Q&A With Thomas Locke: Is ‘Emissary’ a David vs. Goliath Story?

Q: The leader of the enemy’s army thinks Hyam is insignificant. Is this a David vs. Goliath story? Frodo vs. Sauron? Thomas Locke: I wanted Emissary to have that “everyman” feeling. Instead of building muscles or learning battle techniques or studying hard or raising himself up by his bootstraps, Hyam is someone who happens to…