IndieView with Tom Maremaa, author of Reykjavik

IndieView with Tom Maremaa, author of Reykjavik

I mean, we had reached the point where mutually assured destruction (MAD) was the order of the day. Andrei Heilemann, the Soviet scientist who defects to the West, was my neighbor down the street, the colleague at work, the man whom I knew, not as a brilliant nuclear scientist, but simply a fellow I could […]

IndieView with Assaph Mehr, author of In Numina

IndieView with Assaph Mehr, author of In Numina

It’s also one of the most noticeable things when reading a book, and the one that separates amateurs from pros. One name comes highly recommended for solving nutty cases. How long did it take you to write it? It should be a no-brainer for them given the obvious success, and would open up bigger opportunities […]

IndieView with Kiesha Collier, author of A Wife’s Revenge

IndieView with Kiesha Collier, author of A Wife’s Revenge

After the rejection I decided to self-publish. I find that listening to soft music helps bring out the moment that the character is experiencing, but a lot of times I have to shut the music off because when I’m writing I’m in a zone.   I started writing this book September 2016. If yes, what […]

IndieView with John Coon, author of Pandora Reborn

IndieView with John Coon, author of Pandora Reborn

I enjoy reading fiction produced by John Grisham, Michael Crichton, Jack London, C.S. John Coon – 26 November 2018 The Back Flap Ron Olson is a reluctant newcomer to Deer Falls. Of course, I’ve also relied on old-fashioned word-of-mouth promotion as well. Did you get your book cover professionally done or did you do it […]

IndieView with Ketan Desai, author of Germs of War

IndieView with Ketan Desai, author of Germs of War

The science. Do you edit as you go or wait until you’ve finished? What are you working on now? It was done by the publishing company. Based on my background in science, medicine and army. Did you hire a professional editor? What came easily? Yes, I did. As above, no one cared about Bin Laden […]

IndieView with Linda Anne Smith, author of Dawn Through the Shadow

IndieView with Linda Anne Smith, author of Dawn Through the Shadow

Observing life and researching religious organizations for families. I have a general idea of the plot and allow my characters to move in directions I had not anticipated. What made you decide to go Indie, whether self-publishing or with an indie publisher? Six years, however, during that period I was working full-time and promoting my […]

IndieView with Robert Hill, author of Alone Together

IndieView with Robert Hill, author of Alone Together

It’s 75% done, tentatively titled Rectification, an adult horror novel. I explained that life would go on without their gadgets – they disagreed. One thing I do toward the end of the editing process is to have Word read the text aloud. It helps me re-immerse myself in the story before I jump into that […]

BookView with Sabrina Albis, author of A Dusk Without Dawn

BookView with Sabrina Albis, author of A Dusk Without Dawn

Do you have a target reader for this book? Mostly poetry, articles and stories but a novel is a totally different animal. With my first novel, I was starting from the beginning, honing my craft and learning the basics of novel writing. I write because it’s my passion. The passion and perseverance it requires to […]

IndieView with Jake Craven, author of Marooned

IndieView with Jake Craven, author of Marooned

Do you edit as you go or wait until you’ve finished? Jake Craven – 3 November 2018 The Back Flap Isaac is an enigmatic man. He resides with his family in Southeastern North Carolina. I think that he did an amazing job and I hope he continues to work with me in the future. Not […]