#PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #ContemporaryRomance Author Ava O’Shay

The next author on our Passion in Portland tour is Ava O’Shay. Ava writes what she refers to as “Upper YA Contemporary Romance.” You can get a copy of her book, Serenity, for just 99cents! (More about the book below!) Here’s my interview with Ava: What sparked the idea for your latest novel? Was there a … More #PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #ContemporaryRomance Author Ava O’Shay

Writer Wednesday: Vampires, Secret Bloodlines, and Super Powers

So, here we are once again.  It’s time for another round of Writer Interrogation Techniques.  I know.  I know.  The whole interrogation schtick, it’s getting old.  So, moving along… Today I have with me the lovely and talented Talia Jager.  Talia is another one of my Indie Eclective writer friends.  Her specialty?  Young Adult.  And … More Writer Wednesday: Vampires, Secret Bloodlines, and Super Powers

Writer Wednesday: Butterfingers, Fairies, and Demon Cats

Today on the grill, I’ve got an extra special guest.  Not only is fantasy author Julia Crane one of my Indie Eclective peeps, but she’s also (like me) an American ex-pat AND we were both born in the very same Year of the Tiger.  (Don’t ask which Year of the Tiger.  But trust me, we … More Writer Wednesday: Butterfingers, Fairies, and Demon Cats

Review: Shimmer, Spells and Faerie Tales

Title: Shimmerspell Author: Kimberly Spencer Genre: YA Paranormal (Urban Fantasy/Paranormal Romance) Format: ebook B- Shimmerspell is a lovely paranormal YA story about a girl who discovers that neither she, nor the world around her, is exactly as it seems. There’s a little touch of romance, quite a bit of magic, and a few surprises along the … More Review: Shimmer, Spells and Faerie Tales