Breaking into the thriller space as an emerging writer is like swimming against the current in a storm. Authors like Jack Carr and Brad Thor may make it look like a smooth process, but beneath the surface there’s layers of research and endless edits. Eric Bishop knows this story all too well, and in this episode he speaks with Fred about his seven-year journey to launch his debut novel, The Body Man.
Security professionals are rarely without the latest thriller in hand, and after you hear this episode you’ll want to add it to your list. Eric uncovers a role that falls outside the more traditional protective detail for the President. The Body Man is a political thriller that will leave you thinking — what secrets lie behind the walls of the oval office?
Eric Bishop launched his career as an author after many years in corporate America. The Body Man was published on November 11, 2021, by Force Poseidon.