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An interview with Vic Cavalli, author of The Road to Vermilion Lake

this week I'd like to introduce Vic Cavalli, author of the road to vermilion lake. He has been teaching Creative Writing at the university level since 2001, and is captivated by the complex interpenetrating relationships between literature and the visual arts.  What is one thing that no one would usually know about you? I love fishing … Continue reading An interview with Vic Cavalli, author of The Road to Vermilion Lake

Meet Steve Bellinger, author of The Chronocar

This week, I'd like to introduce Steve Bellinger, who discovered Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein, Arthur C. Clarke and the other masters of classic science fiction. After being hooked by their stories, he began writing everything from newspaper articles, comic strips and radio drama to short stories and fan fiction. The Chronocar is his latest novel. What … Continue reading Meet Steve Bellinger, author of The Chronocar

An interview with Akhil Sharma author of I Am A Failure

This week, I'd like to introduce author Akhil Sharma to you with his rather unusually titled motivational book 'I am a failure'. According to his website he is a renowned award losing entrepreneur. In his decade long career, right from being a mariner, selling credit cards to being a technologist, he is blessed to have failed … Continue reading An interview with Akhil Sharma author of I Am A Failure

How do you choose a Mentor?

Choosing a mentor is a process of elimination and understanding of both your needs and your mentors abilities. There a number of considerations that you need to think about before embarking on the process, but it is very rewarding relationship when conducted in the right spirit.

Meet Gail Aldwin, author of the short story collection, Paisley Shirt

Hi, this week I'd like to welcome Gail Aldwin to the Thursday Throng. Gail writes every day and loves to see her stories change direction and become more textured through redrafting and editing. Alongside the slog of completing a novel, she enjoys playing with short fiction and poetry. What is one thing that no-one would usually know … Continue reading Meet Gail Aldwin, author of the short story collection, Paisley Shirt

Meet Pamela Sommers, author of Life Lessons From a 40 Something

Pamela Sommers takes the front seat in this week's Thursday Throng author interview. Her book, Life Lessons from a 40 Something, is a little like writing a letter to your (much) younger self. Full of hints and tips to help you become the best you can be. What is one thing that no-one would usually … Continue reading Meet Pamela Sommers, author of Life Lessons From a 40 Something