Interviews

Interviews with indie authors, publishers and book service providers in the self-publishing realm

Our Writing Day – David J Bishop & Scott Cordero

David and Scott
David and Scott

When Scott and I first met, we each still had children in our houses and 9-5 jobs.  We had baseball and soccer and football and ballet classes and music lessons to chauffeur children to and from.  So when we decided to try writing a novel together, we had one evening a week together that usually started around 7pm and ended at 11pm – If we were lucky. …

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An Interview with Nick Alverson: Author of Insane-O-Tron

Tell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

Insane-O-Tron is a collection of six short stories that take the reader into an absurd and surreal world of talking haircuts, time travel, earwigs, drunk-hunting, R rated family television, and that’s just the start.…

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An Interview With Lin Wilder: Author of Do You Solemnly Swear?

Tell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

IMGP0718a-214x300 In the sequel to The Fragrance Shed By A Violet, Lin Wilder embroils characters in another complex web of dysfunctional family, deceit, revenge and the politics of courtrooms. Pulitzer Prize reporter Kate Townsend’s front page story for her newspaper, The Houston Tribune, about a juror–the foreman of McAllister’s jury–stepping forward to speak about the case and her concern about why McAllister was not granted a retrial galvanizes Houstonians once again: Had a Houston jury convicted another innocent person?…

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An Interview with Author Brendan Le Grange: Author of Drachen

Brendan le GrangeTell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?
Drachen is an adventure thriller that starts with Brett Rivera on the run, and stays with her as she races to find a legendary lost treasure of Hanseatic League. Along the way she has to test herself and her allegiances as the clues take her through Estonia, Latvia, Poland, and Germany.…

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An Interview with Ray Palla: Author of Krill America

Author Ray PallaTell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

This novel is an essay on human interaction when people are thrown together and forced to work toward a common goal, although they have little in common and would likely not (of their own volition) ever choose to be connected to each other.

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An Interview With Author Whalen Klift

Whalen KliftTell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?
Untamed Silk is an erotic romance about a hard-charging marketing consultant who, though sexually adventurous, has a history of emotional trauma that makes her unable to commit to a serious relationship.…

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Writing Behind Bars Part II by Jamila T. Davis

Jamila Davis
Jamila T Davis

Jamila T Davis is serving more than a decade as an inmate in federal prison. Here, she describes how she started a self-help publishing imprint from behind bars to inspire and changes womens’ lives through writing, in the second of her two-part series on self-publishing from prison.

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An Interview with Author Evy Journey

Evy_2medTell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?
Welcome, Reluctant Stranger! (WRS)  is Book 3 in my series, Between Two Worlds, which is a saga about a contemporary family living in the San Francisco Bay Area.…

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