I love it when I find another local author. This week it is my pleasure to interview Evan Williams, a fellow North Carolinian writing from the Asheville area. Hi Evan. I read that you entered your first writing competition in sixth grade and won second place. Would you please introduce yourself to my readers and … Continue reading Ripples author,Evan Williams
Since writing Sandman, I have had the opportunity to meet and learn from so many wonderful authors. It is like being given a key to an alternate universe, a beautiful one. It isn't that I couldn't talk to these folks before. I could have. It isn't that I am someone different now. I'm not. It … Continue reading Getting to know Anne Hagan
My debut novel, SANDMAN, was released December 15, 2018. Writing it was my second job for the last two years. My first job takes me to a local college where I work with a great team to ensure the best possible education for transfer students. I have to be there at 8:30, and I leave … Continue reading Marketing woes of a new author
Today I had the honor of interviewing author, Mia Carter. Her debut novel is titled, The Dare. It was released in 2018. Mia, I got spooked just looking at the cover, so I want to start there. How did you decide on the cover art? I had fun picking out the cover, there were so … Continue reading Interview with horror writer, Mia Carter
Several years ago, at a GCLS conference far, far away, I had the pleasure of meeting one of the coolest women ever. I was a con virgin, and she was a one woman welcome committee. She wasn't actually the only person making people feel welcome. In fact, the conference is one of the most welcoming … Continue reading Interview with the Writer’s Digest award winning author, Beth Burnett
On December 15, 2018, Sandman was released to the world. Sandman was my first attempt at a full novel. Before 2018, I had no idea what writing, editing, and publishing a book meant, not really. I also did not realize that writing "The End" or finding a publisher is not the end game. Oh my … Continue reading Sliding into 2019 as an author
Until recently, I had not heard of the fundraising app known as Patreon and, when I did, I brushed it off as another Go Fund Me application where friends and family might throw a few dollars your way before the repeated posting gets annoying and they hide the content forever. Then I noticed a Patreon … Continue reading What is this Patreon you speak of?