Paul Vidich: On Romance in Espionage

Paul Vidic is the author of mercenariesAnd coldest warriorAnd Respectful man, And The good killerHis fictional and realistic book appeared in The Wall Street JournalAnd LitHubAnd crime readsAnd fugueAnd NationAnd Narrative MagazineAnd Wordriot, and others. Lives in New York City. find it on Twitterand Facebook and Instagram. Paul Vidic Photo by Becca Palmer In this … Read more

Alana Quintana Albertson: On Giving a Tragedy a Happy Ending

Alana Quintana Albertson wrote 30 romance novels, rescued 500 shelter dogs condemned to death, and danced 1,000 rumba. She lives with her husband in sunny San Diego with her two sons and several pets. Most days, she can be found writing her next heartfelt book at a beachside café while sipping a Mexican mocha from … Read more

Tammye Huf: On Real Love That Sparked Inspiration

Tammy Huff grew up in California, before moving first to Germany and then to the United Kingdom with her husband and their three children. In the more normal times, she still returns to the States regularly to catch up with friends and family. She has worked as an educator, translator, and copywriter and has published … Read more

Jonathan Evison: On Silencing Self-Doubt

Jonathan Eveson is The New York Times Author of seven bestselling novels, including All about LuluAnd west hereAnd Revised essentials of caregivingAnd this is your LifeAnd Harriet Chance!And boy boyAnd Legends of the Northern Falls, And small world. As a teenager, Eveson was the founding member of the punk band March of Crimes, which included … Read more

Kerri Maher: On Playing the Long Game

Keri Maher is the author of The girl with the white glovesAnd Kennedy Depotand under the name Kerry Majors, This Is Not a Writing Guide: Notes for a Young Writer in the Real World. She holds a master’s degree in fine arts from Columbia University and has been a professor of writing for many years. … Read more

C. Hope Clark: On Releasing Two Books at Once

C.Hope Clark is the multi-award winning author of 14 puzzles in three series, and there are plenty of puzzles to come if she has her way around it. She left her beloved agricultural career, which included internal investigations, to marry a federal agent she had met in a bribery case, and write stories. Hope is … Read more

Colleen Coble: On Pursuing Your Dreams

Bestselling romantic suspense author Colin Koppel’s novels have won awards ranging from Best Indiana Books, the ACFW Carroll Award, RITA America’s Romantic Writers, the Holt Medal, Daphne du Maurier, National Readers’ Choice, and Best Sellers. She has more than four million books in print and her books have been published in USA TODAY Bestseller List, … Read more