We welcome science fiction author Nicholas Smith to the show this week. Nicholas is the author of two post-apocalyptic science fiction books. The first, Orbs, is not only a bestseller, but it got picked up by Simon & Schuster. The second, The Tisaian Chronicles, consistently charts in a number of science fiction categories. We will be talking about how he became a bestseller, how to break into science fiction, his best marketing strategies, how to survive the upcoming apocalypse.