Author Archives: David Bruns

5 Reasons to Come to the WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION Book Signing This Sunday

This weekend, the Two Navy Guys are having a pre-holidays book reading and signing for their Minnesota military thriller, Weapons of Mass Deception. Here’s five reasons why you should stop by the Shakopee Public Library this Sunday, December 13th at … Continue reading

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Reading for a Cause on #VeteransDay – Get Your Badge of Support!

As a veteran myself, I’m proud to be Writing for a Cause with Tails of the Apocalypse and Pets for Vets. If you haven’t heard of what we’re doing, then here’s the Reader’s Digest version: $1 from every book sold … Continue reading

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TAILS OF THE APOCALYPSE #Giveaway

Described as The Walking Dead meets The Incredible Journey, the collection includes short stories written by 14 of today’s most innovative independent authors. Tails of the Apocalypse examines world-ending scenarios—from nuclear war to natural disasters to planetary pandemics—featuring animals as … Continue reading

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Writing for a Cause: Pets for Vets and TAILS OF THE APOCALYPSE

“There are a number of unique aspects of this anthology, but the thing I’m most proud of is our partnership with Pets for Vets.” That’s how author-editor Chris Pourteau talks about his latest project, Tails of the Apocalypse. Described as … Continue reading

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How To Get Your Short Story Turned Into a Radio Drama

Early this year, I sold the audio drama rights to one of my short stories to a sci-fi radio drama group called Redshift. Their team of writers and actors did a fabulous job of converting “The Collector,” a 9000 word … Continue reading

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How to Create A Setting for Your APOCALYPSE WEIRD Novel

When I first heard of Apocalypse Weird and read the initial book descriptions for the upcoming novels, I had one thought: they’re all in North America. (Okay, Jennifer Ellis’ Reversal was in the arctic—and the Antarctic, come to think of … Continue reading

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4 Things I Learned Writing My APOCALYPSE WEIRD Novel

You can call me “Lucky 13.” My novel, The Seal Bearer, which launched this week, is the thirteenth story in the Apocalypse Weird catalog. What is AW? Think of it as a coalition of authors writing in a shared universe. … Continue reading

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David Bruns Interviewed on the Author Stories Podcast with Hank Garner

I’m honored to be a returning guest on Hank Garner’s Author Stories Podcast this week. Hank and I chatted about Weapons of Mass Deception, co-writing, and my just-released Apocalypse Weird novel, The Seal Bearer. 99 cents for a limited time … Continue reading

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TAILS OF THE APOCALYPSE – A Different Breed of Anthology

Coming November 20th 14 original stories of beloved pets in dystopian worlds 7  new short stories in fan-favorite worlds by David Adams, Michael Bunker, Nick Cole, Hank Garner, E.E. Giorgi, Deirdre Gould, and Edward W. Robertson. 4 USA Today Bestselling … Continue reading

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New Release: THE SEAL BEARER, Apocalypse Weird #13

I’m proud to announce my latest release set in the Apocalypse Weird multiverse The Seal Bearer For billionaire gaming tycoon Trent Baird, the in-and-out business trip to Singapore was just a blip in his otherwise self-absorbed existence. Do the deal … Continue reading

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