An Interview With Ayn Cates Sullivan

An Interview With Ayn Cates Sullivan

A novelist hopes Celtic myths can help readers understand the world Ayn Cates Sullivan knows she brings a uniquely personal experience to her books. Finally, she asks, “How many Americans are crawling around old cairns in Wales?” Sullivan has visited…

An Interview With Jane Ward

An Interview With Jane Ward

In the aftermath examines the effects of tragedy on those left behind Jane Ward keeps coming back to two loves: books and baking. The first led to a degree in English Literature from Simmons University and a passion for advocacy…

An Interview With Joe Ricker

An Interview With Joe Ricker

Among edgy, gritty characters, writer Joe Ricker finds his place From the captivating first chapter, Joe Rickercrime thriller What terrible cunning dives into a grueling world of double crosses, false identities and murder. Much of that is due to the…

An Interview With Vicki Spandel

An Interview With Vicki Spandel

A chance visit from a stray cat inspires a first children’s book When the stray cat emerged from the wilderness to spy on Oregon author Vicki Spandel, its appearance captured her imagination. “I wondered where he came from and that…

An Interview With Jacqueline Friedland

An Interview With Jacqueline Friedland

A lawyer turned writer explores the complex nature of parenting Jacqueline Friedland’s new book is inspired by a quirk of biology: A surrogate mother — a person who carries an embryo made from a donor egg and sperm and is…