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Interview with Robert Eggleton Author of Rarity From The Hollow

Hi Scott. Thanks for the opportunity to tell your readers a little about myself and my debut novel, . I’m a retired children’s psychotherapist with over forty years in the field of children’s advocacy. I live in an impoverished state in the U.S. – West Virginia. Perhaps I’m best known for my investigative reports about […]

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Author Interview with Literary Fiction Author Randal Eldon Greene

Hello. I am Randal Eldon Greene, bookworm and logophile. I graduated from the University of South Dakota in 2011 with a degree in English and Anthropology. I’ve had short stories and other writings appear in 34thParallel, as|peers, Monkeybicycle, Unbroken Journal, NPR online, and elsewhere. My first book is about a linguist, a lake monster, and […]

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Book Excerpt: Descriptions of Heaven by Randal Eldon Greene

As a child, I shinnied the coarse trunks of trees, carrying a book in a backpack or clamped resolutely between my chin and chest. I’d sit in the boughs of shady retreat and dappled light up there where the wind blew through leaves, and the leaves were an instrument, accompanied by birdsong, and I’d read […]

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Author Interviews : Leonora Meriel and The Woman Behind the Waterfall

Leonora Meriel grew up in London and studied literature at the University of Edinburgh and Queen’s University, Ontario. She worked at the United Nations in New York, and then for a law firm. She published her debut novel “” in October 2016. I write literary fiction, mixed with elements of fantasy, surrealism, and magic realism. You […]

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Author Interviews: Shelby Londyn-Heath and The Twilight Tsunami

Shelby Londyn-Heath writes from her life’s view point. She has been a writer since she first learned how to put letters onto paper. She lives in a world of my own making, trekking to make-believe lands where she meets with kings and queens to draw up treaties and bring back rare jewels. She has travelled […]

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Book Review: My River Sanctuary by Robin Bower

Robin Bower’s  is a story about family and intermingling cultures set in the lush backdrop of Perth, Australia. The book touches on many themes that I love reading about such as cultural identity, racism, refugees, mental illness, family dynamics, and war. Unfortunately, the story suffers from trying to juggle so many themes at once. Sometimes […]

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Book Excerpt: The Twilight Tsunami by Shelby Londyn-Heath

CHAPTER ONE The Hospital GREY STOOD QUIETLY next to the hospital bed. “Mrs. Jaspers, your baby has tested positive for cocaine.” Grey knew from experience that talking in a low voice helped hold back the negative emotions of a child’s removal, before anger and defiance from parents swept around him like a dangerous tempest. Mrs. […]

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Author Interviews: Freya Pickard and The Rusalka Ritual

I’m Freya Pickard, a cancer survivor, and author. I write in what is usually called the Fantasy Genre. I prefer to be known as a Speculative fiction and poetry writer! I have, to date, published 5 books. I have two novels, , and . The former is a light-hearted, tongue-in-cheek romp through an Arthurian Otherworld. […]

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Author Interviews: Rick Moss and Tellers

Rick Moss is the author of two novels.  is his second. It centers on the grieving residents of a small farming collective in New York’s Hudson Valley who, following a horrific assault, unburden themselves by telling stories. Rick Moss’ first novel, , is a near-future thriller about a cataclysmic social media movement. He also writes […]

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Author Interviews: Eliza Graham and Another Day Gone

Eliza Graham writes historical/literary fiction. Her first book was , which was published by Macmillan in 2006 and did, for some reason, particularly well in Germany. All her novels to date have historical and contemporary threads, bound together by some event in (usually) the 1940s, often the Second World War but increasingly the immediate post-War period. […]

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Author Interviews: Libbie Hawker and Mercer Girls

I’m Libbie Hawker, an author of historical and literary fiction. Most of my books are self-published, though I do partner with Lake Union Publishing on a few projects. I think my best-known books are still The She-King series, which is set in ancient Egypt. My first novels, and still the ones most of my readers love […]

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Author Interviews: Dane Cobain and Former.ly: The rise and fall of a social network

Dane Cobain Author Interviews

Hi! My name’s Dane Cobain, and I’m a poet and author from High Wycombe in the United Kingdom. I write all sorts of stuff, but my work is usually characterised by a dark edge and an alternative approach. So far, I have three books out: No Rest for the Wicked (supernatural thriller) Eyes Like Lighthouses […]

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Author Interviews: Pam Mcgaffin and The Leaving Year

Pam Mcgaffin, I’m a former journalist and public-relations professional who always wanted to write novels. So, about four years ago, while the country was still in recession, I took a deep breath and quit my day job. (I have to thank my husband, Mark Funk, for making that possible.) The decision to finally pursue my […]

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Author interview with Anne Leigh Parrish

I’m Anne Leigh Parrish, and I live in Seattle. I write literary fiction. For years, I wrote short stories, and brought out two story collections,  (Press 53, 2011) and  – a linked collection (She Writes Press, 2013). Last October my debut novel,  was published by She Writes Press. In terms of style, I’ve been working […]

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