Author Spotlights So Far

Due to unforeseen complications, this week’s Author Spotlight didn’t happen as expected. Since it’s the first hiccup in nearly a year, I won’t complain. In its place I’ve decided to share all the interviews from the series. I encourage you to go back through the interviews and check out the hardworking, talented authors who’ve shared their insights, imagination and work with us.

  • Author Spotlight: Zizi Sadie (7/14/2012) - Zizi Sadie Bio Zizi Sadie is a pseudonym. She enjoys fiction and poetry as much as she does photography. Hangers, Shoeboxes and Love is her first published fiction and she is working on a sequel. Facebook &#124 Twitter &#124 Smashwords...
  • Author Spotlight: Zoe Brooks (8/11/2012) - Zoe Brooks Bio Zoe Brooks is a British writer and poet, who spends half her life in a partly restored old farmhouse in the Czech Republic, where she writes all her novels and poetry. Zoe aims to write popular books,...
  • Author Spotlight: Mia Darien (10/6/2012) - Mia Darien Bio Mia Darien has lived in New England all of her life and knows that no matter where she goes from here, New England is always going to live in her. Presently, she still lives in the land...
  • Author Spotlight: Tracy Kauffman (10/16/2012) - Tracy Kauffman Bio Tracy Kauffman is a fiction author from North AL. She has an associates degree in Applied Science of Nursing. She works part time as a registered nurse. She is married and has two children. As an author,...
  • Author Spotlight: Crystal Cierlak (10/20/2012) - Crystal Cierlak Bio Crystal Cierlak is a first-time author with “Zoe Thanatos”. A part time author, her full time efforts are in the pursuit of a Masters in Media Psychology and as Artistic Manager at Oomph Media Garage, specializing in...
  • Author Spotlight: Lindsay Paige (10/27/2012) - Lindsay Paige Bio Lindsay Paige is a young adult romance author from North Carolina. Most of what Lindsay writes are her daydreams in lavish details. (Please excuse that fact when you read one of her future works about a girl...
  • Author Spotlight: Evan Bollinger (11/3/2012) - Evan Bollinger Bio Evan is… A seasoned writer and practitioner of telepathy. A student of human psychology. A supporter of all causes humanitarian. A people-watcher. Extremely motivated… in extremely narrow areas of interest. And speaking of interest… He likes a...
  • Author Spotlight: Olivia Martinez (11/10/2012) - Olivia Martinez Bio: A veteran and mother to a lovely daughter named Grace, Olivia dreams of wintering over in warmer climates. Connect with Olivia: Blog &#149 Facebook &#149 Twitter Purchase Mistfall: Amazon &#149 Create Space (Paperback) &#149 Barnes & Noble...
  • Author Spotlight: Jessie B Tyson (11/17/2012) - Jessie B. Tyson Bio: Jessie was born, raised and educated in West Cumbria, England and moved to Canada in the year 2000AD. Jessie wrote children’s and fantasy stories as a teenager, and when she matured she moved on to writing...
  • Author Spotlight: Vallory Vance (11/24/2012) - Vallory Vance Bio: This new author is a color inside the lines Human Resources professional living in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex by day. After her family consisting of a husband of almost twenty years, three kids and two...
  • Author Spotlight: Teresa Watson (12/1/2012) - Teresa Watson Bio: The daughter of a Methodist minister, Teresa spent most of her life in Texas and New Mexico. She graduated from West Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in 2000. Among her many titles, are daughter, sister,...
  • Author Spotlight: Ashton Cartwright (12/8/2012) - Ashton Cartwright About the Author: Ashton Cartwright is a full-time author, part-time lover, and most-of-the-time hair model. Inspiring the youth of today with his fancy follicles, and funny foibles, he has ruthlessly carved a name for himself in the cutthroat...
  • Author Spotlight: Jamie Marchant (12/15/2012) - Jamie Marchant About the Author: Jamie lives in Auburn, Alabama, with her husband, son, and four cats, which (or so she’s been told) officially makes her a cat lady. She teaches writing and literature at Auburn University. Her first novel...
  • Author Spotlight: Jeri Lynn Stone (12/22/2012) - Jeri Lynn Stone About the Author: Jerlyn Stone lives in a small Arkansas town with her dear husband of thirty- five years. She is a Quality System Coordinator for a large manufacturing plant. She owns a Candle company called Hot...
  • Author Spotlight: Jodie Pierce (12/29/2012) - Jodie Pierce Connect with Jodie: Website | Sink Your Fangs In / Yahoo Group |Twitter | Blog | Facebook | LikedIn | Stumble Upon Interview: MF: Tell us a little about Jodie the person and Jodie the writer. JP: As...
  • Author Spotlight: Tamara Hart Heiner (1/5/2013) - Tamara Hart Heiner About the Author: Mom, author, wife, and secret agent. I mean, secret baker. Though it’s not so much a secret, since I run a bakery out of my house… and write books on the side. No diapers...
  • Author Spotlight: Rob Watts (1/12/2013) - Rob Watts About the Author: Published author since 1996, Boston-based author Rob Watts’ writings run the gamut from poetry, music culture to dark fiction. An avid traveler, Watts’ adventures around the globe have imprinted and shaped his style of writing,...
  • Author Spotlight: Damon Ferrell Marbut (1/19/2013) - Damon Ferrell Marbut About the Author: Damon Ferrell Marbut was born in Mobile, Alabama. A Southern novelist and poet, Marbut’s “Awake in the Mad World” is a contemporary fiction novel and is currently an entrant for the Pulitzer Prize. He...
  • Author Spotlight: Roberta Capizzi (1/26/2013) - Roberta Capizzi About the Author: An avid reader since her childhood years and being an only child, Roberta always enjoyed the company of her fictional friends from the children’s books she loved reading, while she dreamed of writing her own...
  • Author Spotlight: Shelby Patrick (2/2/2013) - M.A. Donovan About the Author: M.A. Donovan is the author of several published short stories and an article on karate. She has self-published three non-fiction books, a short story collection, and two novels. The Golden Horn is her first fantasy...
  • Author Spotlight: Kathryn Bain (2/9/2013) - Kathryn Bain About the Author: Kathryn J. Bain began writing more than ten years ago. Her first release “Breathless” came out January 13, 2012. Her novella “Game of Hearts” was released in March 2012 followed by her inspirational romantic suspense...
  • Author Spotlight: Pam Funke (2/16/2013) - Pam Funke About the Author: Pam Funke is the grand-daughter of a Pastor and was brought up in the church. Her love of reading led her to write. She lives in Hinesville, Georgia with her son and daughter. Connect with...
  • Author Spotlight: Helen J. Beal (3/2/2013) - Helen J. Beal About the Author: Helen J Beal was born in York in the north of England in 1974. She has a professional background in Information Technology sales, specializing in creating and growing start-up businesses. She is the author...
  • Author Spotlight: Hazel Nutt (3/9/2013) - Hazel Nutt About the Author: Hazel Nutt is a baby who is nutty about nature, especially squirrels, whom she often has a good natter with. They tell her their secrets and her parents help her write them down to share...
  • Author Spotlight: Lorna Dounaeva (3/16/2013) - Lorna Dounaeva About the Author: Lorna Dounaeva is a British blogger and author of mainly psychological thrillers. Her debut novel, FRY, goes on sale on Amazon on 12th March. She is a politics, social psychology and European Studies graduate who...
  • Author Spotlight: Cinthia Ritchie (3/23/2013) - Cinthia Ritchie About the Author: Cinthia Ritchie is a former journalist and Pushcart Prize nominee who lives and runs mountains in Alaska. She’s a recipient of two Rasmuson Individual Artist Awards, a Connie Boocheever Fellowship, residencies at Hedgebrook, Kimmel Harding...
  • Author Spotlight: Greatest Poet Alive (3/30/2013) - G.P.A. About the Author: G.P.A.(Greatest Poet Alive), the Phenomenal Poetic Unsub, is an award winning author and Poet from the south side of Chicago. He has penned three books of Poetry (The Confessional Heart of a Man, The Book of...
  • Author Spotlight: Amy Michelle Mosier (4/6/2013) - Amy Michelle Mosier About the Author: Amy Michelle Mosier is native to Arizona and is a hiker and desert survivalist in her spare time. She’s knowledgeable of poisonous and edible plants. She speaks Sign Language, Spanish and Arabic. Recently, she...
  • Author Spotlight: Ronda Caudill (4/13/2013) - Ronda Caudill About the Author: Ronda L. Caudill grew up in the small rural town of Glade Spring, VA and married her high school sweetheart. They have been happily married for 24 years. She has two wonderful daughters. Ronda earned...
  • Author Spotlight: John Ashley (4/20/2013) - John Ashley About the Author: John Ashley lives with his family on an apple orchard in Western Arkansas. He is currently a senior at Booneville High School and plans to attend Harding University in the fall of 2013. With a...
  • Author Spotlight: Alan Porter (4/27/2013) - Alan Porter About the Author: Alan Porter was born in Wales in 1967. After a successful career as a composer of theater and commercial music in the 1990s he moved into publishing, initially as a music typesetter, then later as...
  • Author Spotlight: D.J. Gelner (5/4/2013) - D.J. Gelner About the Author: D.J. Gelner is an independent author from St. Louis, Missouri. When he’s not writing, he’s also an attorney, entrepreneur, sportswriter, and radio personality in the St. Louis area. A 2005 graduate of Dartmouth College, D.J....
  • Author Spotlight: Kristen Brown (5/11/2013) - Kristen Brown About the Author: Kristen Brown is an artist with Asperger’s syndrome and PTSD, who always wondered how could she ever hope to have a bright, happy future with one foot stuck in the mire of such a dark,...
  • Author Spotlight: Ali Berlinski (5/18/2013) - Ali Berlinski About the Author: Ali Berlinski was born in New Jersey but considers herself bicoastal as half her childhood was spent in Northern California after her parent’s divorce. She attended NYU, majored in Sociology, graduated cum laude and earned...
  • Author Spotlight: Cairenn Rhys (5/25/2013) - Cairenn Rhys About the Author: Cairenn Rhys, Spiritual Author & Poet, has been writing poetry for 30 years. She began her formal spiritual studies in 1999 at the Assn. of Research and Enlightenment (Edgar Cayce Foundation), and earned a Masters...
  • Author Spotlights So Far (6/1/2013) - Due to unforeseen complications, this week’s Author Spotlight didn’t happen as expected. Since it’s the first hiccup in nearly a year, I won’t complain. In its place I’ve decided to share all the interviews from the series. I encourage you...