Interview with Cheryl Merz

Interview with Cheryl Merz

Cheryl wanted to be a writer as a teen. It took her fifty years to get started, and she’s been making up for lost time ever since. She’s written twenty-seven and a half novels, a handful of non-fiction books, and countless words on social media. When she’s not writing, she enjoys hiking near her Colorado home, listening to live music, and of course, reading.  Cheryl can be contacted on Messenger. . If writers want to talk about what keeps them from…

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Interview with Wendy Jones

Interview with Wendy Jones

Wendy Jones is a crime novelist, and after you listen to this interview you will be inspired and motivated. Her delightful origin story and her pithy advice to authors everywhere charms and instructs us in the writing life.

Interview with David Penny

Interview with David Penny

David Penny is a former trade-published British science fiction and fantasy writer as a young man. He now self-publishes historical fiction in his retirement, and doing very well with it. He has written a 10-book series set in Moorish medieval Spain.

Interview with John Lynch, Historical author and ghostwriter

Interview with John Lynch, Historical author and ghostwriter

John Lynch is a ghostwriter who retired from a lifelong career in sales and marketing and who has lived and worked on every continent except Antarctica. He’s really seen the world! He is an exceptionally well-read and sensitive thinker who writes wonderful historical and contemporary fiction as well as writing huge amounts freelance and as a ghostwriter. Absolutely driven as a writer, and a superb salesman. During a small literary event  he turned up wearing a t-shirt with the cover…

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Interview with Clare Flynn Historical Fiction Author

Interview with Clare Flynn Historical Fiction Author

I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Clare Flynn, a charming writing of historical fiction novels. She was born in Liverpool and now lives in England on the Sussex coast. She’s the eldest of five children, and studied at English Language and Literature at Manchester Image of Clare and her brother growing up in Liverpool University. In her own words, she “spent most of her time studying sex, drugs and rock and roll at the expense of Beowulf and Chomsky.”…

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Interview with Debbie Young of the Alliance of Independent Authors

Interview with Debbie Young of the Alliance of Independent Authors

Debbie Young is the commissioning editor of the Alliance of Independent Authors Author Advice Center and has written several of ALLi’s successful self-publishing guidebooks. She’s a prolific and successful writer, and is the author of a cozy crime series, Sophie Sayers Village Mysteries, which is set in an English village similar to the one in which she lives. The heroine of the series is an aspiring writer and the love interest is a bookseller! This series takes place over a…

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