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An Interview With T.T. Linse

An Interview With T.T. Linse

TT Linse creates a future she would like to live in The language of corpses, the first in the Mechalium Space 1 trilogy, is TT Linse’s celebration of science fiction. As the daughter of a Wyoming farmer, the genre offered…

An Interview With Luanne Smith

An Interview With Luanne Smith

A writer/editor provides an anthology of stories about misdeeds Luanne Smith has just committed Taboos and Violations† No notifying authorities needed unless they are avid readers; that’s the title of her new anthology, subtitled ‘Stories of Wrongdoing’. Think of the…

An Interview With Bruce McCandless III

An Interview With Bruce McCandless III

An author writes an in-depth biography of his astronaut father In the mid-1970s, it seemed that the brilliant, celebrated and accomplished pilot Bruce McCandless II would never go to space. Since almost every other member of his astronaut class was…

An Interview With Glenn Rockowitz

An Interview With Glenn Rockowitz

An author speaks the truth to cancer in his painfully funny second memoir Glenn RockowitzHis life has been deeply influenced and shaped by the two big C’s: comedy and cancer. His new memoirs, Cotton Teeth, his second, takes a further…

An Interview With Richard S. Cohen

An Interview With Richard S. Cohen

An author offers an optimistic response to life at every stage On September 3, 2019, Richard S. Cohenhis life has changed forever. The president of a merger and acquisition company specializing in healthcare, Cohen could only testify when his wife,…

An Interview With Danny Jordan 

An Interview With Danny Jordan 

An author’s daughter inspired him to make books more inclusive California Television Producer Danny Jordan is used to helping other people tell their stories, but when he realized that children with limb differences in picture books are so unrepresentative, he…

An Interview With Jeannine Ouellette

An Interview With Jeannine Ouellette

A writer describes how to make something beautiful out of something that is broken writer from Minnesota Jeannine Ouellettememoirs, The part that burns, tells the story of her life the same way everyone remembers theirs – in fragments. Ouellette reflects…

An Interview With Marc Zasada

An Interview With Marc Zasada

Zasada’s mean characters ask big questions Marc Porter Zasada likes to say he grew up in the suburbs, but whether they were in the Bay Area or somewhere near Washington, DC, it doesn’t really matter which one. “My great ambition…

We Talk With Richard Snodgrass

We Talk With Richard Snodgrass

Writer has been writing for more than three decades Richard Snodgrass has fleshed out the world of his fictional town of Furnass, Pennsylvania. Over the course of eight Furnass books, Snodgrass has used the setting to explore topics such as…

An Interview with Steve Leveen

An Interview with Steve Leveen

Author and podcaster eager to usher in ‘America’s Bilingual Century’ When Steve Leveen Advanced Spanish at Harvard University, he was the oldest person in the class. [238-39] He had waited a long time to get there. “Learning Spanish has tapped…