How adversity can help your writing career

Photo by Samantha Sophia on Unsplash Monday musings on the life of a bestselling author By Raine Thomas I self-published my first books back in 2011 in what some might say was the height of indie authorship. It was an incredibly exciting … [Continue reading]

Focus Friday: Full Circle

A preview teaser from the upcoming new novel By D.G. Torrens Photo by Vika Aleksandrova on Unsplash The door slamming startled Dena. She spun around when Christian burst into the kitchen in one of his moods, "What's for dinner," he … [Continue reading]

How do they do that?

Monday musings on the writing process Photo by Laura Kapfer on Unsplash Every writer gets this question at some point: “Where do you get your ideas?” Running a close second has to be “How do you get from the idea to a finished book?” To … [Continue reading]

A Constantinopolitan wedding

A Thursday throwback teaser from The Bones of the Earth By Scott Bury Ancient Constantinople in its day. Image source: History.com This week's teaser is from the novel set in the late sixth century CE, in the capital of the Roman … [Continue reading]

Thursday teaser: The Quisling Factor

A look at the brand new book set in postwar Norway By J.L. Oakley Haugland's eyes snapped open in the dark. Cocking his head toward the direction of the sound he had thought he heard, he listened long and hard. The house was utterly still … [Continue reading]

New book: The Quisling Factor

The sequel to the award-winning The Jøssing Affair By J.L. Oakley Bestselling author and BestSelling Reads member J.L. Oakley has released the long-awaited sequel to her award-winning Second World War novel, The Jøssing Affair. The … [Continue reading]