I discovered Sean McMullen with the release of his Greatwinter Trilogy - Souls in the Great Machine. This post-apocalyptic novel opens my eyes to this genre, and I tore through it, quickly going to look for more. I was lucky enough that Sean had a back catalogue another couple of books. From thereon, I was … Continue reading Saurday Series Author Interview – Sean McMullen, Australian Fantasy Writer
Robert Vardeman (who is sometimes called Vardebob) is a living legend in fantasy and science fiction. I am going to borrow directly from Wikipedia for this: Vardeman's fantasy series include the War of Powers (6 volumes co-authored with Victor Milan), Cenotaph Road (6 volumes), The Swords of Raemllyn (9 volumes co-authored with Geo. W. Proctor), The … Continue reading Author Interview – Robert Vardeman, American Writer
Rachel is a new friend of mine, but is becoming a fast friend. She has a wicked sense of humour and really great writing style, which I am somewhat envious of. Her first book 'White Gold' is doing amazing things. The only problem is not she's not quite Australian, even though she now lives out … Continue reading Wednesday Wordsmith Author Interview – Rachel Amphlett, Australian Mystery Writer
I have the absolute pleasure of introducing Norman Wilson of Melange Publishing as the newest reader to join my review club. Norman is a published author of the Shamanic Mysteriesand, and is also the contact point for a number of authors I have now interviewed. At some stage during our email conversations, Norman let me … Continue reading A New Stunning Review for my book "Long Lost Song"
Tony Shillitoe burst onto the Australian fantasy scene with the Andrakis Trilogy beginning in 1992. As the story, he was convinced by a friend to send a sample to a publisher even though he had only about 10 chapters written. He didn't hold much hope for it being seen, as he says that only about … Continue reading Saturday Series Author Interview – Tony Shillitoe, Australian Fantasy Writer
Charity Parkerson scares me with her brand and style of writing. The things she writes, well, it curls my toes. From the sounds of it, it curls her toes as well. Wow, this stuff is hot. This interview has been sitting with me for a while now, but Charity has not nagged me at all … Continue reading Author Interview – Charity Parkerson, American Erotica Writer
This interview has also been posted at my new blog home http://IdeasCaptured.com/blog. Please go and follow me there. Greg is a great new friend that lives in the same country as I do, which I am finding rarer and rarer in the cyber-world. He has been great to talk to and even recently liked a … Continue reading Saturday Series Author Interview – Greg Barron, Australian Thriller Writer
As part of Dean Maye's release of 'Gifts of the Peramangk' through Central Avenue Publishing, he given me an exclusive excerpt from the novel itself. The breeze rustled through the tops of the plane trees lining the street and the eucalyptus behind the buildings. The strong scent from the eucalyptus wafted through the main street … Continue reading Excerpt From ‘Gifts Of The Peramangk’ by Dean Mayes
Dean Mayes and I met virtually on Twitter realising we shared Gippsland. Dean comes from here and I now live here. After that, we got to talking and he mentioned he has a new book coming up. So I offered to do an interview to celebrate. Dean releases of his second book today. It is called … Continue reading Author Interview Book Launch Edition – Dean Mayes, Australian Writer
It was my birthday on Wednesday and I got lots of wonderful comments on Facebook. I want to keep the party going so I'd like to celebrate by giving you a 25% off present. Up until Halloween, Long Lost Song is only $2.99 at Smashwords. Leftovers from the (Writing) Table is only $1.75 at Smashwords. … Continue reading It’s My Birthday and I’ll Share If I Want To!