Savannah Zombie Podcast

Savannah Zombie Podcast
The Savannah Zombie Podcast is brought to you by author Josh Vasquez. Uncut and unedited, he tackles subjects like writing, books, and all kinds of nerdy things as he drives to work.

31 Influence of the Living Dead
Sep 29 • 40 min
This episode I talk about how the movie Night of the Living Dead influenced me in my creative life, helping me shape the Savannah Zombie Novels, and now push me to make short films.
30 Filmmaking and Geeking Out Over DC’s Fandome
Aug 27 • 63 min
On this week’s episode, I talk about the first project of Dead Pixel Pictures, filmmaking, and finish up with me gushing about some of the stuff released from DC’s recent virtual event, The Fandome!
29 Author Update, Valhalla Books, and Dead Pixel Pictures
Aug 6 • 29 min
What’s up everybody?! I’m filling you in on where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to in this episode! A bunch of new exciting stuff! New books! New movies! New feelings? I don’t know, my coffee hasn’t kicked in yet…
28 World War Z
Apr 6 • 26 min
This episode I talk about World War Z, the book, the movie, and the video game!
27 The Rise of Skywalker
Apr 1 • 51 min
I finally get around to talking about The Rise of Skywalker and the Star Wars sequel trilogy. I know, I know, it’s been out for months. My bad y’all, my bad.
SZP. EP. 26 Coronapocalypse
Mar 26 • 32 min
I’m back from hiatus and wow, what a doozie of a time to come back! We got Corona Virus mucking up everything and what in the world is going on with the year 2020 y’all?!?
25 A Review of Daybreak
Nov 21, 2019 • 40 min
This week I talk about the new Netflix show Daybreak. No spoilers in the first half, spoilers in the second. You’ve been warned!
24 Savannah Authors Expo
Nov 8, 2019 • 11 min
A real quick one this week folks! Just want to give you some info about the Savannah Authors Expo. Full episode next week! I swears!
23 Halloween Twenty Nineteen
Oct 30, 2019 • 40 min
Happy Halloween y’all! This week I talk about being on the Adam Messer Show podcast and radio show this past Sunday. I also talk about some of my favorite zombie things, movies, books, and games.
22 - 6 years of the Savannah Zombie Series
Oct 23, 2019 • 36 min
This week I look back at the last six years of my author journey and talk about some of the things I’ve learned along the way.
21 DOOM Annihilation Review
Oct 11, 2019 • 58 min
I watched Doom Annihilation and this is how I feel about it!
20 Bad Reviews
Oct 2, 2019 • 48 min
This episode I share some of the bad reviews I’ve collected over the years and how I’ve dealt with them. I give advice on what you should do if you ever wake up one morning and see a single golden star.
19 Hurricanes and The Zombie Apocalypse
Sep 12, 2019 • 38 min
A little late this week, but tackling the recent Hurricane Dorian and evacuation fun that happened here in Savannah last week. I compare it to the hypothetical zombie apocalypse and how we’re probably not as prepared as you think.
18 Back at it with movie talk
Aug 29, 2019 • 28 min
I jump back into podcasting this episode by talking about Spider-Man’s split from the MCU, new Star Wars trailers, and the trailer for the Joker movie. Baby steps, y’all.
17 Amazon vs. Bookstores
Jun 18, 2019 • 30 min
Today I tackle the debate about Amazon and Bookstores. Which one is better? Which one is right? And which one will reign supreme at the end of the great book wars? Ok, I might have gotten a little out of hand with that last one…
16 How to Write a Zombie Novel: Plot (Sorta)
Jun 13, 2019 • 32 min
This week I continue the how to write a zombie novel series with diving into plot and story. Although, I’ll be honest, I was pretty tired when I recorded this and some of the information in this episode… might not be that helpful… But hey it was fun! And…
15 How to Write a Zombie Novel Pt. 2 Characters
May 28, 2019 • 32 min
This week I dive deeper into the how to of writing the zombie novel. Characters is the subject this time and I talk about how to take flat, 2D stereotypes and turn them into your all-star cast.
14 How to Write a Zombie Novel Pt. 1: Apocalypse Rules
May 21, 2019 • 39 min
This episode I start a series on How to Write a Zombie Novel (or any Novel for that matter), and setting up rules for your zombie universe! Of course this could be relevant to any book universe, just subtract the zombies!
13 - Story-building and How I Wrote the Savannah Zombie Novel series
May 14, 2019 • 35 min
This week I actually talk about writing, but I do get nerdy by tying it all into Dungeons & Dragons. And zombies. Booyah.
12 - Endgame, Spider-Man, and D&D
May 7, 2019 • 27 min
Got a whole hodgepodge for y’all today! I talk about Endgame finally and the newest trailer of Spider-Man: Far From Home. Then finish it up with a helpful dose of Dungeons and Dragons. Listen for me and my four year old’s first D&D game at the end!
11 Tyson vs. The Zombie Apocalypse
May 1, 2019 • 80 min
I’ve been teasing it for weeks, but it’s finally here! No, I don’t mean Avengers: Endgame. I mean Tyson finally goes up against the Zombie Apocalypse! This was a fun one y’all and I hope you enjoy listening to it as much as we did recording it!
10 - Zombie Inspiration for the Savannah Zombie series
Apr 23, 2019 • 33 min
Hey, Tyson vs The Zombie Apocalypse got postponed for one more week, so I talk about all the zombie media that inspired me along the way and helped shaped the universe of the Savannah Zombie Novels.
09 Star Wars IX Teaser Talk
Apr 17, 2019 • 35 min
New Star Wars stuff to talk about so I talk about it!
08 MCU Essential Watchlist Before You See Endgame
Apr 9, 2019 • 51 min
This episode I break down my essential list of MCU movies you need to brush up on. Feeling feisty today, so if you got beef, leave a voice message in the app and we’ll hash it out.
07 - Zombies vs. Vampires
Apr 5, 2019 • 31 min
A rainy day pondering on what would happen if a zombie bit a vampire and vice verse.
06 Doom: Annihilation and what would make a good Doom Movie
Mar 29, 2019 • 77 min
Hey y’all! Got a long one for you today! *wink, wink Jk, but it’s near an hour and a half of podcast today folks, so grab some snacks and settle in as I ramble on about the new Doom movie Doom: Annihilation and all the things that I think would make a…
05 Getting back at it
Mar 26, 2019 • 35 min
Hey, so it’s been a hot minute since I posted a new episode, but I’m gonna get back on the ball and have two episodes for you this week. I explain what I’ve been up to and get my podcasting game face back on. Also, I talk a little bit about the game DOOM…
04 Getting back into the groove and Publishing Tips
Aug 28, 2018 • 25 min
Hey Everyone! Yes, I am still alive! This episode has two purposes: to one let you know what I’ve been up to and why there hasn’t been an episode in a hot minute. And two, I want to give some Publishing Tips for anyone who is just getting started. I’m…
SZP SPECIAL - A New Death: CJ’s Story Pt. 03
Jul 26, 2018 • 21 min
Hey everybody! Had some technical difficulties this week, but wanted to make sure I got Part 3 up of A New Death: CJ’s Story up on the podcast! Hopefully, everything will get fixed and I’ll see you next week!
SZP SPECIAL - A New Death: CJ’s Story Pt. 02
Jul 19, 2018 • 25 min
Hey everyone! Here’s part 2 of A New Death: CJ’s Story! The action picks up as CJ and his family try to escape the zombie outbreak! If you’re dying to know what happens next, check out the short story FREE on Amazon!
SZP 03 - Pokémon Go and Writing Advice
Jul 18, 2018 • 51 min
In this week’s episode, I ramble on about Pokémon Go, before diving into writing advice and why I think it sucks. Then after trying to convince you that writing advice sucks, I then to proceed to give you some writing advice, which sucks. Guess I should…
SZP SPECIAL - A New Death: CJ’s Story Pt. 01
Jul 12, 2018 • 35 min
Hey everybody here is the first part of the audiobook version of A New Death: CJ’s Story. There’s three parts, so if you can’t wait until next week to find out what happens, then you have two options: 1) Go to…
02 Ant Man and the Wasp
Jul 9, 2018 • 41 min
In this episode, I talk about Ant-Man and the Wasp, with spoilers at the end, how I got my start in writing and how the Savannah Zombie Novel series came to be. Listen to me ramble on and get easily distracted by deer on the side of the road! Only the…
01 The Pilot
Jun 29, 2018 • 24 min
The pilot episode where I try to figure out what the heck I’m doing oh my gosh where am I what is going on please help me……….. just kidding I’m fine. Hey I talk about Solo: A Star Wars Story in this one so there’s that!