Interview with Elliott Baker

Today I have something different to present. Fellow author Elliott Baker is in the hot seat discussing his three novels with Ellen from ItsWriteNow.com. Enjoy! The year is 1671. René Gilbert’s destiny glints from the blade of a slashing rapier. The only way he can protect those he loves is to regain the power and…

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5 Minutes with Robert Eggleton

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Robert Eggleton, author of Rarity from the Hollow. Website Twitter Facebook   About the Author I started writing . . . short stories in the third grade. I grew up in an impoverished family that had no money for children’s toys or entertainment. We didn’t…

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5 Minutes with Carol Brown

  This is a chance to learn a bit more about Carol Browne. Blog: http://authorcarolbrowne.wordpress.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AuthorCarolBrowne Twitter: https://twitter.com/@CarolABrowne About the Author I started writing . . .I have been writing since I was a child but it wasn’t until I was in my fifties that I managed to find a publisher for my first…

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5 Minutes with Andrew Leon Hudson

5 Minutes with Andrew Leon Hudson This is a chance to learn a bit more about Andrew Leon Hudson, whose new Weird Western ebook series End Trails has only just begun… What I love most about writing . . . …is relatively rare for me, but occasionally I’ll get totally absorbed to the extent that…

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5 Minutes with Nix Whittaker

Advice to aspiring authors: Write a bad book first. Finishing a book is probably the hardest thing you have to learn to do. So first write a bad book. Once that is under your belt write a second book and then decide if the bad book is worth publishing. Ask any writer out there who has been writing for years and they say their first book was the worst.

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Interview with Steampunk Author Kara Jorgensen: Creative & Professional Writing

Kara Jorgensen is an independent author with two highly successful steampunk novels—The Earl of Brass and The Winter Garden—and a novella—An Oxford Holiday—in her Ingenious Mechanical Devices series. Her newest novel, The Earl and the Artificer, will be released on January 30, 2016. But the publication of this novel is unusual; it also serves as the Master’s Thesis for her MFA in Creative and Professional Writing. Not only did Jorgensen have the clamoring voices of her fans demanding the next installment in the series when she was writing, but her thesis advisor adding pressure as well!

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5 Minutes with Grant Goodman

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Grant Goodman, author of Agent Darcy and Ninja Steve in…Tiger Trouble!

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5 Minutes With Karissa Laurel

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Karissa Laurel, author of Midnight Burning. Website: www.karissalaurel.com Twitter: @karissalaurel Facebook: www.facebook.com/karissalaurel Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/karissalaurel Goodreads: www.goodreads.com/karissalaurel Book Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0YLj4g3D About the Author The toughest thing about writing . . . I have a full time job, a boisterous family, and a tiny house. Finding time…

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5 Minutes with Katherine McIntyre

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Katherine McIntyre, author of Stolen Petals. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kmcintyreauthor Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/pixierants Tumblr: booksteacoffee.tumblr.com Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/kmcintyremt Website: http://www.katherine-mcintyre.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/6473654.Katherine_McIntyre About the Author I started writing when I was a kid. Like when you’re little and they ask you what you want to be when you grow…

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5 Minutes With Marci Boudreaux

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Marci Boudreaux, author of Friends Without Benefits (A Stonehill Romance). Twitter @marciboudreaux Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marci.boudreaux Blog: www.marciboudreaux.wordpress.com Website: www.marciboudreaux.com Buy Link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00Y3GIPSG I started writing . . . A very long time ago. I never really considered publishing until about 2001, after winning a contest, but…

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5 Minutes with Viki Lyn

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Viki Lyn co-author of Redemption and the vampire series: Orbus Arcana. Twitter Facebook About the Author What I love most about writing is creating imaginary worlds, weird plots, breaking the rules, and most of all writing about two people falling in love. The toughest thing…

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5 Minutes with Tom Olbert

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Tom Olbert, author of Black Goddess. Tom’s Blog Other Dimensions Facebook About the Author I started writing as soon as I could put two words together. Writing was my earliest ambition. I just took to it as naturally as breathing. What I love most about…

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5 Minutes with Tom Winton

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Tom Winton, author of Forever Three and six other books. Website: http://tomwintonauthor.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TomWinton?lang=en Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tom-Winton/206609429356346 About the Author I started writing in my mid-thirties when I was asked to put together a few fishing articles for a newspaper. I still remember getting a phone…

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5 Minutes With PJ Thorndyke

This is a chance to learn a bit more about P. J. Thorndyke, author of the steampunk adventure novel, Golden Heart. Website: www.pjthorndyke.wordpress.com Twitter: PJThorndyke Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pjthorndyke Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/13647677.P_J_Thorndyke About the Author I started writing . . . I’ve always written. It was a major hobby as a child but I never really considered it a ‘grown…

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5 Minutes With Shannon A. Thompson

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Shannon A. Thompson, author of The Timely Death Trilogy. ShannonAThompson.com Twitter Facebook Goodreads  About the Author I started writing . . . at a very young age in order to cope with nightmares and night terrors. My mother taught me to create stories from dreams…

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5 Minutes with Kara Jorgensen

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Kara Jorgensen, author of The Earl of Brass (Ingenious Mechanical Devices #1) and The Gentleman Devil (Ingenious Mechanical Devices #2). Website: http://karajorgensen.com Twitter: @authorkaraj Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/authorkarajorgensen I started writing . . . When I was about nine or ten, I was infatuated with Sherlock Holmes after…

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5 Minutes with Chris Hill

  This is a chance to learn a bit more about  Chris Hill, author of The Pick-Up Artist and Song of the Sea God. Website: www.chrishillauthor.co.uk Twitter: @ChilledCH About the Author I started writing  . . . When I was in my early teens I think – just scraps at first then proper short stories…

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5 Minutes with Rayne Hall

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Rayne Hall who has over fifty books published under several pen names, in several genres, in several languages. Twitter: Rayne Hall Amazon Author Central: Rayne Hall   About the Author I started writing when I was about six. I had learnt to read and write…

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5 Minutes with Rich Leder

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Rich Leder, whose novel, McCall & Company: Workman’s Complication, was published in September 2014 by Laugh Riot Press. Click Here to See Rich Leder’s  Website  Blog  Facebook  Twitter  Pinterest  Goodreads  Amazon.com About the Author What I love most about writing . . . is the…

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5 Minutes with Jeb Kinnison

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Jeb Kinnison, whose novel Red Queen: The Substrate Wars, was published in December 2014. Website: jebkinnison.com Twitter: @jebkinnison About the Author I started writing when I took writing classes at MIT and Harvard, then worked with a writing group in Cambridge. After receiving rejection notices…

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5 Minutes with Devorah Fox

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Devorah Fox, whose most recent novel, The King’s Redress, debuted on June 11, 2014 Website: http://devorahfox.com Twitter:@devorah_fox Facebook: https://facebook.com/DevorahFoxAuthor About the Author I started writing . . . I don’t remember ever NOT writing. I kept as diary as a very little girl (as if…

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5 Minutes with Milo James Fowler

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Milo James Fowler, whose novella, Yakuza Territory, will be published by Musa on November 7, 2014. Website: www.milojamesfowler.com Twitter: @mfowler76 About the Author I started writing when . . . I was 12. After reading too many Hardy Boys books, I figured I could write…

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5 Minutes with Brita Addams

  I recently attended the Musa Publishing 3 Year Anniversary Celebration and met several of my fellow Musa authors.  Brita Addams was one of the authors who generously agreed to be interviewed for one of my 5 Minute Interviews.  I hope you all enjoy learning more about Brita and her work! Chris 5 Minutes with…

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5 Minutes with Daniel Ausema

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Daniel Ausema. Season One episodes 7-13 of his Spire City episodes will be published by Musa on October 17th.  Website: http://danielausema.blogspot.com  Twitter: @ausema What I love most about writing . . . I love creating. Taking an idea and bringing it to life is, well,…

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