Monthly Archives: September 2018

EP32 Special FX Makeup Artist: Mel Montes

I got Mel Montes, Special FX Makeup Artist, with us here today from Sinister Valley aka Field of Screams The Haunted Stadium in Lake Elsinore, CA. She is here to tell us how she got into the makeup industry, how that lead to being in the haunt industry, some inside stories of managing the 2nd stage at Midsummer Scream, her creative process for bringing her scareactor monster’s characters to life and so much more! Be sure to check out her haunt this year (link below for details & tickets) Opening Night October 5th, 2018!!

You can find here on Instagram: @melsbeautyinblood

EP31 Winner Twins

Award Winning National Best Selling Authors & Comic Con Panelists, The Winner Twins, join us today to tell us how they wrote and published 7 books, won 8 different awards for those books and they are only 23 years of age! Both are dyslexic and one is legally blind…WHATTT?!?!? And they have been on the Comic Con stage and have had their own booth there for multiple years. They are well known on The Con Circuit and they are here with us today to share the path they have traveled to get to where they are now! Find out all the details about it, get a sneak peek of their upcoming book, learn about their creative process when writing, how to avoid writers block, where to start if you want to write your own book, how all of this has been Incredibly Healing for them, and so much more on this Episode..Witness and Experience “The Twin Magic” of The Winner Twins

If you would like to contact them, then they can be found on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & YouTube:


EP30 Drum Therapy

Welcome to the World of Drum Therapy. What is Drum Therapy you ask!? It is a form of creative release. Hear all about my journey to Drum Therapy, what it can do you and how to start today, as in right now! This expressive art form has been so helpful for me and I wanted to share yet another form of healing for all those that are looking to try new ways of bringing more joy into lives. Here I demonstrate some drums for you, go into the history of drums and how people can use it as meditation. From one healer to the next, I hope you enjoy. Happy Drumming!!

EP29 The End of An Era: Rick West

The Founder of Theme Park Adventure (TPA) & Creative Director of Midsummer Scream, Rick West, is here LIVE from The VIP Room of The Cauldron in Buena Park, CA to share All of the cosmic shoots and ladders of his journey from the beginnings of his fan site, Theme Park Adventure to the Monster of the Halloween Convention known as Midsummer Scream and everything in between!! After 24 years of running TPA, it is now retired and we are deep diving to what lead him to make that tough decision along with what lies of him in the craziest ride of them all…Life. Join us as we had our First LIVE Audience for the show and Feel All of the emotions that lead us to this Heartfelt moment. Not to mention, that we take a Sneek Peek Look into what they have in store for Midsummer Scream 2019!! Be sure to come to the final TPA mixer This Sunday 9/9/18 at The Totally 80’s bar in Fullerton, CA to experience The End of the TPA Era!!

If you would like to reach out to Rick you can find him on social media @rickwest999

Tickets Now On Sale! Haunts Horror Halloween – 7/28-29, 2018 – Long Beach, Los Angeles

EP28 Journalism

Expressing your inner thoughts through creative writing in a journal is topic of source on this episode. Learn some helpful tips and ideas to get you started, especially if you are new to writing things down in a journal or would like some new, helpful ways to get outside of yourself. Thanks for tuning in and happy journaling!