Showing posts from October, 2015

Author Interview: Jacqueline E. Garlick

Can you tell us a  little bit about your series, If Only and my favorite, The Illumination Paradox?

I can do better than that! I'll include a couple of links here to interviews where I answered questions about both! (  & I will say this much, If Only is about a love sick couple, who are separated first by an argument, and then by fate, and their struggle to get back together, despite medical odds. I'm hearing from readers that it puts them in the mind of Gayle Forman's IF I STAY, which is a huge compliment!
Lumière is about a girl with a secret. A secret so devastatingly big it could cost her her life. She must keep the secret at all costs, or face persecution from the public. After a tragic event, sees her mother executed for a crime she did not commit, the girl finds herself alone and on the run from the authorities, for something that is not her fault. All th…

Author Interview: Nikki Jefford

Can you tell us a  little bit about your awesome series, Aurora Sky: Vampire Hunter? Happy to! Thanks to her rare blood type, Aurora Sky is forced to hunt vampires for a government agency in Alaska while juggling school, boys, and secret missions. With the help of an undercover informant, an overzealous partner, and Mr. Tall, Dark, and Maddening, Fane Donado, Aurora takes on the underworld and the deceitful man running the agency Do you remember the title of the first story you wrote? Midnight Screams. It was a scary story I wrote when I was maybe 9.

What is your work schedule like when you’re writing? Ideally (lol), when I’m working on a book, I write for four to five hours in the morning when my mind is most awake. Around 11:30 I break to make lunch and eat and spend the early afternoon either writing more or answering email and messages online. I do more of this a couple hours before bed. I try to write seven days a week.

Where do you find inspiration? I’m a very visual person. …

Author Interview: Steve De Winter

Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and the books that you write? Steve is a #1 Bestselling Amazon Action & Adventure Sci-Fi Author who also co-authored a fantasy novel with Charles Dickens. Yes! That Charles Dickens. His books have hit #1 on the Amazon Children's Action & Adventure Sci-Fi Bestseller list and his adult thrillers reached as high as lucky #13 on the Amazon Action & Adventure Bestseller list. He also has the distinction of having nine books in the top twenty of the Amazon Children's Action & Adventure Sci-Fi Bestseller list all at the same time. Check out his books on Amazon: Be the first to know about Steve DeWinter's next book. Sign up for his Book Release Bulletin today at

T 25 for Plus Size


I'm not a BeachBody coach. I don't sell any of these programs, I don't sell Shakeology. I'm just like you. I have a free account with BeachBody which assigned me a coach, and I belong to two Facebook Groups to talk about my weight loss process and the frustration that occurs when I sabotage myself. 
If you would like to get any of these programs, you can buy them through Amazon, or BeachBody. :) 

I finished the PiYo program on Sunday October 25th. My total weight loss was 12 lbs, and 11 inches overall. I really love this program and recommend it to everyone who wants to start exercising or people who need more flexibility. I was 230lbs when I started the program and ended up at 218lbs.

One important thing that I like about the program is that even though there is a modifier, and you can follow Michelle, it's not that hard to follow Chalene. yes, some days you might need to use the chair, follow the modifier, etc. Some days you might feel like your legs ar…

Author Interview, Monica B. Wagner

When did you decide to pursue a career as a writer? ​ I've always liked to write, but I realized it was more serious than I'd thought ten years ago, when I read about a writing contest on a newspaper and decided to give it a try. I didn't win though--but I realized I really wanted to keep ​trying!
Do you remember the title of the first story you wrote? ​ Oh yes! I was like eight years old when I wrote that one--it was titled THE GIRL WHO CAME FROM HEAVEN. And it had funny drawings all over. What is your work schedule like when you’re writing? ​Usually, I write first thing in the morning. Later in the day, I'm not that productive. I wake up at 6:30 a.m., prepare breakfast so the kids can go to school, and then at 7:30 I start writing till noon-ish.  Where do you find inspiration? ​  With my head under my pillow. Really! It works that way for me. Hubby's like, are you sleeping? And I'm like, nah, I'm working. :)
What have you learned about publishing that you …

Teaser Tuesday: En Español

Este es otro teaser, siguiendo la escena de la semana pasada, que podeis encontrar aquí.

Como siempre esto es un primer borrador y debe contener muchos horrores y errores ortográficos y gramaticales.

Author Interview: Chris Ledbetter, YA Author of Drawn