Matthew Wayne Selznick is the author of "Brave Men Run - A Novel of the Sovereign Era," the first book released simultaneously as a paperback, e-book, and podcast. Selznick is available to speak on DIY publishing, the role of new media in book promotion, podcasting, and character-driven speculative fiction. His speaking fee is negotiable depending on travel, lodging, and venue resources. Matthew Wayne Selznick is a pioneer podcaster, an author, editor, and advocate for the do-it-yourself ethic. The self-produced podcast of his first novel, "Brave Men Run," has been praised as the best example of the medium. He lives in the High Desert of Southern California.