A Conversation with Lucy Hounsom

Photo Credit: Lou Abercrombie

Interview by Alicia Cole

Photo Credit: Lou Abercrombie

In between writing fantasy novels, Lucy Hounsom works as a bookseller for Waterstones. She has a BA in English & Creative Writing from the University of London and went on to complete the MA in Creative Writing in 2010. She lives by the sea in

Continue reading A Conversation with Lucy Hounsom

A Conversation with Renée Ashley

Renee Ashley

A Conversation with Renée Ashley, Author of Because I Am the Shore I Want to Be the Sea

BF: When did you discover your love for writing poetry? Can you tell us about the first poem you’ve ever written?

RA: It’s not a pretty tale to tell, alas. I had, evidently, as a kid,

Continue reading A Conversation with Renée Ashley

A Conversation with Nina Foxx

Nina Foxx Cropped

A Conversation with Nina Foxx: Author, Playwright and Filmmaker

BF: You were already a successful author before receiving your MFA degree. What made you decide to go back to school, and what did you learn about your writing through the program?

NF: I wanted to write better, in a more thoughtful way. I also

Continue reading A Conversation with Nina Foxx

A Conversation with NYT Bestselling Author, Omar Tyree

Omar_Tyree

A Conversation with New York Times Bestselling Author, Omar Tyree

BF: According to the bio on your website, you discovered your passion as a writer while you were a pharmacy major at the University of Pittsburgh. What exactly spawned this calling?

OT: Actually, my college writing assignments about my friends, family, hobbies and the

Continue reading A Conversation with NYT Bestselling Author, Omar Tyree

A Conversation with Jaime Reed

jaime_pic_4x7

A Conversation with Jaime Reed: Author of Living Violet

BF: Your first novel, Living Violet (Book 1 in The Cambion Chronicles) released at the end of last year. How (if at all) has your life changed since being published?

JR: Surprisingly, not much has changed. I still function normally and go to the same

Continue reading A Conversation with Jaime Reed

A Conversation with Jennifer Hillier

Jennifer Hillier

A Conversation with Jennifer Hillier: Author of Creep

BF: Your debut novel, Creep, came out last year. It has been described as a dark and intense psychological thriller. What draws you to dark fiction? Have you tried writing in another genre?

 

JH: One of the first adult books I ever read was Stephen

Continue reading A Conversation with Jennifer Hillier

A Conversation with K.M. Walton

kmwalton_bio_img_new

A Conversation with K.M. Walton: Author of Cracked

K.M. Walton is not only a talented writer, but she’s also an inspiration—and we’re not just saying that because she shares a literary agent with one of our coeditors. Despite years of rejections, she finally had her breakthrough last year when she nabbed an agent and

Continue reading A Conversation with K.M. Walton

A Conversation with Jamie Manning

0_0_0_0_82_131_csupload_35714898

When we heard that paranormal author Jamie Manning was going to have his trilogy published, we just had to get the scoop. We’ll talk with Jamie about the release of his debut novel, Blood Born and his journey as a writer.

BF: Jamie, you recently announced that your YA paranormal series, The Blood Prophecy Trilogy,

Continue reading A Conversation with Jamie Manning