MAIAM–Ari Meghlen: Writer, Blogger, Bad Card Player

It’s one of my favorite days on Books by I.L. Cruz (the other being #FourthFridaysforFantasyFoodies)–MAIAM, Meet An Indie Author Monday. Today, I’m happy to introduce an amazing blogger and writer (I’ve never played cards with her, so can’t comment there!), Ari Meghlen. One of the things I love about Ari is how supportive she is of other bloggers and writers,…

MAIAM–Rebecca Howie, The Sam Beckett Mysteries

The days are definitely getting colder and darker. That’s the best time to curl up with a good book–especially a mystery. This month’s featured indie author is Rebecca Howie, writer and blogger of For The Love of Fiction. Definitely check out her website.     First things first, what’s the name of your current book? It’s called A Woman Scorned,…

MAIAM–Catherine Green, aka Spooky Mrs. Green

Summer and autumn are battling it out, but I have reason to be grateful. The weather here is finally showing signs of getting nippy and the holiday season is fast approaching. I’ve always thought Halloween was a great way to usher in a period of time full of whimsy and enchantment. I can think of no one better to interview…

#Character Charades, A writer’s challenge by Rachel Farrimond

This challenge was posted by Rachel Farrimond on her blog. It sounded like fun (and an excellent way to procrastinate while “working” on my novella) and a great way to introduce my readers to my new project. Name the character you have found so difficult to write: My character is Conall Grant. Why was he so challenging: I tend to…

Self-Pub Fantasy Month!

Originally posted on Off The TBR:
Self-Published Fantasy Month is here! If you haven’t been following along lately, September is Self-Pub Fantasy Month here on Off The TBR, and you’re invited to join in on the fun. This is a month where we’re going to celebrate and discuss all things self-pub fantasy. Some context behind the motivation for this month…

Meet An Indie Author Monday (MAIAM) with Special Guest Suzanne Rogerson

Welcome back to Meet An Indie Author Monday, or MAIAM (actually it’s First Monday, but I love a good palindrome)!   This month’s featured author is Suzanne Rogerson, author of fantasy–both epic and heroic.   First things first, what’s the name of your current book? My current published book is The Sentinel’s Reign – book 2 in Silent Sea Chronicles.…

Meet an Indie Author–I.L. Cruz

If you’re lucky enough to have someone (hopefully many someones) take a chance on your book, maybe the luck will continue and you’ll get asked for an interview. As an indie writer, I know how important it is to support and be supported by the writing and reading communities. In the future I want to interview other indies and get…