Interview with Lynn Whyte-Heath


Lynn Whyte-Heath is stopping by the blog today. Lynn and I know each other from the Booktrap, a writer’s marketing cooperative. Welcome to the blog, Lynn. I had a few technical difficulties this week, so we’re not posting on Wednesday. Tell us something about yourself.

We live in Farley green, Albury, UK. Although I am originally from Manchester and my Husband is from Cornwall.
I retired from the railway in November 2013. I am married to Alan and have four grown up children, between us.
Alan works as a bus driver for a private company. We are members of a lawn-green bowling club and have two allotments,
where we attempt to grow our own vegetables.

Attempt … that’s about my experience with vegetables, too. At what point did you know you wanted to be a writer?
I began to write my first book in 1977. We lived in Germany and as my first Husband…

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Interview with LK Kelly


LK Kelly Photo1Today’s interview is with L.K. Kelly, who has been a great supporter on Twitter. Welcome to the blog, Kim. Tell us something about yourself.

First, I want to thank you for the invite, Lela.  I am truly honored.  My name is LK Kelley, but most people call me “Kim”.  My first name is a “secret”!  Doesn’t fit my personality! 🙂  OK.  I was born somewhere in Pulaski County, Arkansas, and placed for adoption.  I was adopted when I was 7 months old on December 3, and taken to live in Fort Smith, Arkansas by my adoptive parents, Jerry and Curtis Smith.  I would get the last name of Smith! 😉  I attended grade, junior, and high school, and lived there for 20 years.  I am married to a fabulous man, Wesley Kelley, and have been for 41 years just this past June 1, 2015.  Still don’t know why he chose…

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Interview with Joshua Jacobs


josh0Today’s interview is with Joshua Jacobs, author of The Withering, a fantastic YA dystopian. Joshua was one of my favorite authors on the Authonomy writers website, so I’ve been watching for him to publish for some time. Welcome to the blog, Josh. Tell us something about yourself. 

By day, I teach History and English to a bunch of crazy, loveable 8th graders who probably do more to educate me than I do them. By night, I enjoy nothing more than a relaxing night with my fiancée drinking a beer, watching a movie, or having a shopping cart race. I spend my days with a deliberate but sometimes spontaneous balance between work and play.

At what point did you know you wanted to be a writer?

I’ve always had an overactive imagination, so as soon as I could string a few words together I was writing stories. I still remember elementary…

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