THE JOURNEY

Author Interview - Avril Borthiry

I am happy to have Avril Borthiry as this week's Author Interview guest. Avril is a historical fiction author and I was fortunate enough to meet her at Kalicon 2018. Thank you, Avril, for participating in the interview. About Writing/Books/Being an Author 1. Do you remember the first book you read that had an impact on you - in what way and what was the name of that book? The first book that had a real impact on me was Jane Eyre. I loved the tragedy and romance of it. To this day, it remains my favourite book. I must have read it a dozen times. 2. When did you first realize you wanted to write? I’m not sure I ever realized it, to be honest. It’s just something I’ve done for as long as I can

Author Interview - Nancy Thorne

This week's interview is with Author Nancy Thorne. Thank you, Nancy, for sharing a little about your writing and personal life 1. When did you first realize you wanted to write? I first realized in grade school that I wanted to write. To be honest, I already had it in my mind that I was a writer. I remember sitting in front of my vanity’s mirror reading aloud what I’d written about the happenings in my neighborhood. But, being shy, I didn’t overtly divulge to anyone that I was an author. I waited for my parents or teachers to pick up on this passion of mine as if they were mind readers. My dream remained surreptitious. 2. Who are your favourite authors? I have to say that one of my favorite

Author Interview - Mary Deal

Welcome to this week's author interview with award winning, best selling author, Mary Deal. I hope you enjoy this interview, and I am sure Mary's answer to question 14 will make you a chuckle. About Writing/Books/Being an Author 1. Do you remember the first book you read that had an impact on you - in what way and what was the name of that book? I read Grapes of Wrath when very young. At the time my mother had it in secret because it was a banned book. Since I sneaked and read it, she told me it was an accurate depiction of people during the Great Depression and what her family endured. Mom’s family of 11 (actually 13 but not all present) followed the crops and crop picking across country, l

Author Interview - Aim Ruivivar

Welcome, Aim Ruivivar, this week's author interview guest. I hope you enjoy reading about Aim and take a moment to check out her links. About Writing/Books/Being an Author 1. Do you remember the first book you read that had an impact on you – in what way and what was the name of that book? It’s the Grimm Brothers, Fairy Tales collection. I was very young when those tales mesmerized me. I was brought to different worlds and fantastical plots I thought didn't exist From then on, I told myself I wanted to create my own world, characters and weave their own stories to my own liking. And yes, I was bossy that way. 2. When did you first realize you wanted to write? I was 11 years old. I wrote my v

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