Archive for the ‘Author Interviews’ Category

An Interview with Matthew Krajewski, Author of Modern Magic

SFBR: In your book, you say that young children and babies are more receptive to energy, and as an example you cite that up to 61% of children had imaginary friends. Did you have any imaginary friends? How do you feel they may have affected your spiritual […]

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An Interview with Supernatural Thriller Author, Sire Cédric

David Marshall: This interview is in celebration of the publication in English of two sensationally good supernatural thrillers by French author, Sire Cédric. He’s as good as the early Clive Barker, and deserves to be read by everyone who enjoys slightly bloodthirsty horror. It’s been a joy […]

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Interview with Chris Knopf

David Marshall: First, sincerest thanks for making time available in your busy schedule to talk with me and congratulations on the imminent arrival of your next book Cries of the Lost. I’m looking forward to reading it. Like you, I cut my reading teeth on Raymond Chandler, […]

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An Interview with Author Mike Resnick

David Marshall: First a word of thanks for breaking into a busy schedule to answer a few questions. And pleasingly, that, in itself, raises the first question. Given the length of your career and multiple successes, why do you choose to stay so busy? Mike Resnick: I love […]

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Interview with Mark Hodder

David Marshall: I should start by thanking you for taking the time to talk with me, and congratulate you on the publication of The Secret of Abdu El Yezdi, a terrific new book in the Burton/Swinburne series, and the imminent arrival of children in your family. Although […]

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Vicki Abelson Wants to Save Your Mind. Yes!

The origin of this story is slightly complicated, while the rest of it is pretty straightforward, so let’s get the slalom course out of the way first in this combined Alpine event. In this internet world, it’s a constant wonder how many people we know that we […]

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A Conversation with Author Michael J. Sullivan

David Marshall: You’ve made a name for yourself with The Riyria Revelations series of six novels, now published by Orbit. Conventional wisdom says I should congratulate you on joining the ranks of the “professionals”, i.e. the authors published by conventional publishers. Do you feel you made the […]

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Ocean Beach Diary 89: The Muse of the Pacific

Looking out over the ocean to the horizon can be an inspiring and life-changing experience. It can help one with their Utopian Dreaming by helping one acknowledge that things can be better–that we can make decisions because things are different elsewhere. The Pacific is different than the […]

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A Trip to the Market with Martha Hall Foose

There are times in a writer’s life when she just feels thankful for the richness around her, when the story comes spilling out in colors, smells, and good vibes. And all this without the pen even hitting the page, yet. I had one of these moments last […]

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A Conversation with Poets, Carol and Laverne Frith

Laverne Frith and his wife Carol Frith are the authors of Practical Poetry—A Guide for Poets, and frequent presenters of poetry workshops. They are also the co-editors of Ekphrasis, a journal that publishes poems focusing on a single work of art. The couple lives in Sacramento. Lavere […]

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