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WHO THE  HECK IS THIS GUY?

JAWS Profile PicA Pennsylvania resident, Phil Giunta graduated from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia with a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and continues to work in the IT industry, although he would love nothing more than to escape corporate America and open his own bait and tackle shop, or explore outer space in a starship, which might allow him to open a bait and tackle shop on another planet. At least he has a plan, but we digress…

Phil’s first novel, a paranormal mystery called Testing the Prisoner, debuted in 2010 from Firebringer Press. His second novel in the same genre, By Your Side, was released in 2013. Phil has also narrated the audio versions of both novels, available for free at Podiobooks.

In August 2012, he was among an exclusive group of authors selected to participate in Crazy 8 Press’s new venture, ReDeus, a collection of anthologies depicting the return of all the world’s mythological gods. The series was created and edited by veteran authors Bob Greenberger, Aaron Rosenberg, and Paul Kupperberg. Phil’s short story about the Celtic gods, “There Be In Dreams No War”, was featured in the premiere anthology, ReDeus: Divine Tales. He followed up with “Root for the Undergods”, a tale about the gods of the Gaul Empire in ReDeus: Beyond Borders.

In addition to contributing several stories, Phil served as editor on the anthologies  Somewhere in the Middle of EternitProfile3y and Elsewhere in the Middle of Eternity for Firebringer Press.  Continuing the adventures of psychic-medium Miranda Lorensen, Phil’s paranormal mystery novella titled Like Mother, Like Daughters, will be available as an eBook and audio book later in 2016 via Firebringer Press.

Contact: philgiunta@ptd.net

3 thoughts on “Welcome!”

  1. Hi Phil. I just happened upon your blog site because I was researching “what happened to Jennifer Nobel from Grey Eye Glances”. I saw that you also were wondering about them back in 2011. I saw from your site that you had a chance to see them play live. I wish that I had. Have you seen them play with their new lead singer? I still wonder what happened to Jennifer. I hope she is singing still, even if it’s just in her own kitchen.

    It looks like you do great mythical graphic fiction? I just read Neil Gaiman’s new book, “the View From the cheap seats”. It has left me thinking about myth, truth, archetypal storytelling… If you have not read it, you might give it a try. Thanks for the fabulous and fun site.

    1. Hi, Linden. Thanks for writing! Grey Eye Glances is a fantastic band. I have not heard their new lead singer, Lindsey McKay. I have not heard anything new from them in years and their website has not been updated since 2011.

      As for me, I write speculative fiction. I have two paranormal mystery novels out and about a dozen short stories published in the science fiction, fantasy, and paranormal genres. Feel free to check them out and I also offer several free stories here on the website.

      Cheers!

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