T. J. Newman’s Falling is a masterful thriller

Falling by T.J. Newman My rating: 5 of 5 stars Falling by T. J. Newman was a genuine page-turner, in every sense of the word. From the very first sentence to the last, I was thoroughly absorbed in this debut novel. Speaking of which, it doesn’t seem possible that such a well-written, masterfully crafted thriller…

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Crime Fiction Author Gregory James

The first time I met Gregory James, I felt as though I had been reunited with an old friend. We had a pint together while attending Thrillerfest in New York City (2019); what turned out to be a highlight for both of us. Now, a year later, and with a novel under both of our…

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Is there a Doctor in the house?

My special guest today is Barbara Ann Temple, Ph.D. “Barb” is a writer, teacher, entrepreneur, documentary filmmaker, curriculum-developer, thought-shaper, and life-changer. As a web-building, chatbot-designing, long distance running athlete, she loves dogs (especially Beagles), craft beer (even NA), reading (historical fiction, please), and “Glamping” (Airstreams, of course). She has a deep appreciation of the educational…

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Author, Podcast, and Closet-Guitarist, Frank Zafiro

Frank Zafiro takes his many years of military and police experience then weaves that knowledge and insight into the pages of over 30 books, including the crime fiction “River City Series,” the Charlie-16 Series with Colin Conway, and much more. Frank served as a Czechoslovak linguist in the U.S. Army, served as both a police officer…

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Award-winning Author and Thrillerfest Exec. Dir., K.J. Howe


K.J. Howe is an Award-winning Author and the Executive Director of Thrillerfest, the annual conference of International Thriller Writers. A three-time Daphne du Maurier Award Winner, Kimberly is an avid traveler and the creator of the “kidnap & ransom thriller series,” Skyjack and The Freedom Broker.  Born in Toronto, and having lived in Africa, the…

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Andrews-Wilson are a super-star writing Duo


It’s always cool when you get to meet an author whose work you admire. It’s also nice to meet someone in the spotlight who ends up being a genuinely nice person. So imagine my delight as I welcome not one, but TWO authors who are prolific in their output and massive in their talent. AND…

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Confessions of a Radio Geek

Me: “Hi, my name is David. I’m a radio geek.” Them: “Hi, David. Welcome to Radio Geeks Anonymous.” There, I said it. From an early age, I wanted to be on the radio. It was just after my voice changed when the realization hit me. When does that traditionally happen? And by that I mean…

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Hector and Pam Magnus of ArchitectsMagnus

On today’s RAD VIBES ONLY with David & Tammy, we are grateful to spend time with two dear friends. Hector & Pam Magnus, owners/creators of ArchitectsMagnus.com are a super-talented husband/wife team of Architects in San Diego. Since launching their company in 2001, these two highly-educated and thoroughly talented artists have created dozens of beautiful homes.…

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Author, Writer, Podcaster and Ironman Certified Coach Carrie Barrett

Carrie Barrett Promo Sheet

My super-special guest today is Carrie Barrett, a woman of many talents. With a background in Fitness, Radio, and Standup/Sketch Comedy, her humor and inspiration embellishes the talks she gives to a variety of groups in and around her home of Austin. As a USA Triathlon Certified Coach, The 2019 USAT Ambassador, and an Ironman Certified Coach, Carrie is also…

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Flying Solo as I read a sample of Devour

Devour Audio Sample

On today’s Naked Monday, I fly solo for today’s episode and go off the usual path, as I read an excerpt from my upcoming psychological thriller, DEVOUR. I promise; it’s just a few chapters. DEVOUR goes on sale 11.05.20, and you can pre-order it from Amazon, or Apple. Listen to the podcast & watch the trailer…

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