Moonlight Mondays(Interview #19)

Celeste-Marie Lyon has a short list of things she loves: great food, science fiction movies and good music. These things inspired her to pick up writing after more than a decade and her travels to see live concerts are what sparked the idea that became Marcu, Alyssa and eventually ILLUSIVE. Currently there are two books […]

Moonlight Mondays(Interview #18)

Teuta Metra is an Albanian-born writer. Since becoming a journalist 15 years ago, she has been driven to tell the stories of Albanian women. She writes passionately about the plight of women in her country, and works hard raising awareness of their struggles. Author, journalist and teacher, Teuta Metra now lives in The Netherlands with […]

Moonlight Mondays(Interview #17)

Writer and freelance journalist, Melissa Kay, is a British ex-pat living in Tanzania, East Africa. She spent ten years as an English teacher in England, Kenya and Tanzania and now uses her knowledge of words and children to promote literacy and support families with young children as they discover the joy of stories. Melissa published […]

Focus Fridays… Artwork

As writers, you spend so much time focusing on aspects of writing and your WIP, but how much time do you actually devote contemplating your cover art? Sure, you or your publisher may higher an illustrator/ designer, but it’s your story and you will know what best represents the theme of your book. Your book […]

Focus Fridays…juggling responsibilities

“It’s not about ‘having time’. It’s about making time.” – Unknown For many of you writers, writing may not be your full time career. You probably have a regular job, some of you are advancing education, others have children or even aged parents to care for. So the question arises, how do you create a balance? […]