The John Whitlatch enigma solved: a guest post by writer & pulp maven Paul Bishop…

     Updated on December 27, 2018… EDITOR’S NOTE: A while back, I posted an interview here with a writer I’m a huge fan of and proud to call a…

Men’s adventure magazine Christmas spoof covers. Ho! Ho! Ho!

Christmas covers and stories were not common in the men’s adventure magazine (MAM) genre. In the 1950s, a few of top tier MAMs, like ARGOSY, TRUE and SAGA, did have…

The 2019 Eva Lynd Calendar, featuring Eva in classic glamour girl photos & artwork…

In recent years, I’ve had the pleasure of becoming friends with actress model Eva Lynd. I started writing posts about her on this blog before I met her several years…

Original Samson Pollen artwork featured in POLLEN’S WOMEN – now available from Sam…

The books in the Men’s Adventure Library series of books I co-edit and publish with Wyatt Doyle all feature classic artwork from men’s adventure magazines published in the 1950s, 1960s…

“WHEN SHRUNKEN HEADS WERE BIG!” Guest post by John Navroth, Editor of MONSTER MAGAZINE WORLD

EDITOR’S NOTE: John Navroth has an encyclopedic knowledge of just about everything related to monsters and horror. On his long-running, award-winning blog, MONSTER MAGAZINE WORLD, his main focus is on…

A look at our new book: CUBA: SUGAR, SEX, AND SLAUGHTER…

CUBA: SUGAR, SEX, AND SLAUGHTER, the latest book in the Men’s Adventure Library series I co-edit with New Texture’s head honcho Wyatt Doyle, is now available on Amazon and Barnes…

Andrew Nette: pulp fiction historian, novelist, blogger – and real cool cat…

I am more than a little bit in awe of Australian author, editor, pulp paperback expert, and pop culture scholar Andrew Nette. He not only wrote one of best novels…

My annual Memorial Day post: a look at the first issue of BATTLE CRY magazine…

[EDITOR’S NOTE: A link to download a free PDF copy of the first issue of BATTLE CRY magazine is at the bottom of this post.] Memorial Day is a day…

Eva Lynd and I make a guest appearance on IdolFeatures.com…

Recently, Chris Charles, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of IdolFeatures.com asked me if I’d like to do some guest posts on his website. I took some time to explore the site and…

An interview with artist Gil Cohen about his Executioner/Mack Bolan cover paintings – PART 2…

EDITOR’S NOTE:  My previous post here was Part 1 of my extensive new interview with artist Gil Cohen about his cover paintings for the hugely popular Executioner/Mack Bolan series of…

An interview with artist Gil Cohen about his Executioner/Mack Bolan cover paintings…

EDITOR’S NOTE:  Last fall, shortly before my life got blown sideways for several months by Hurricane Irma, I saw a brief article in an issue Gary Lovisi’s great magazine PAPERBACK…

POLLEN’S WOMEN: THE ART OF SAMSON POLLEN…

I’m very happy to announce the release of POLLEN’S WOMEN: THE ART OF SAMSON POLLEN, the latest book in the Men’s Adventure Library series that I co-edit and publish with…