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    A Conversation with Katelynn Kazemzadeh

    It was a quiet September Saturday when I connected with Canadian author, Katelynn Kazemzadeh, over Skype to discuss writing process. It was early still and we both grabbed respectively mugs of Earl Gray. Kate is currently on her way to finishing her first novel, I’ll Keep Your Secret Safe and I was eager to learn more about it. Kate and I first met months ago through the online writing group, Writeblr Connects, while we all get to know each other and chat often about the act of writing and our processes, often what we’re writing remains pretty mysterious. So when we sat down to talk, I had to ask, “What…

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    Join Writer Conversation Series

    Anonymous asked: “I’m curious – how I could possibly partake in your author interview?” Easy. Contact me. I’ll have more on just how to do that later in the post but I first want to say that I have been so excited about this series of writer interviews where I’m given sit down and really talk to a writer intensively about their writing, their process, inspiration, and craft.  I could not have been more honored to have had the chance to interview the few writers I’ve been able to chat with so far and that this series will become a way to really help connect and bring together the community of writers I already…

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    A Conversation with Tara of @DancingDarklingWrites

    Today, as part of a new series, I’m going to be doing something a little different. I’m conducting an interview – or really a series of interviews – with writers in the thick of their novels, asking what inspires them, how do they choose the topic they are going to write about, and what makes writing so important.  Today, we’re catching up with Tara of @dancingdarklingwrites. Tara and I first connected through the writing group, WriteblrConnects, and I’ve come to know her as a great writer and friend.  Q: What led you to decide to start writing? I’ve honestly always written.  I remember being 6 or 7 years old and…