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Mind of Your Story by Lisa Lenard Cook: Discover What Drives Your Fiction

Mar 29, 2008 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

A great story has a way of seducing you, of pulling you in and taking you along for the ride, like it has a mind of it’s own. Lisa Lenard Cook talks to Authorlink about how to reach beyond the basics of story creation to nourish one’s obsessions and get inside his or her own story world Read more »

Take the Time To Make Your Work Sing, Nancy Horan Advises

Mar 29, 2008 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

  Loving Frank by Nancy Horan Buy this book via Amazon.com   An Exclusive Authorlink Interview with Nancy Horan Author of Loving Frank by Ellen Birkett Morris April 2008 Blending history and fiction, Nancy Horan’s LOVING FRANK offers an intimate portrait of the legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright and an interesting look at the times in Read more »

Jane K. Cleland Uses Antiques as Marketing Springboard for Book Series

  Antiques to Die For by Jane K.Cleland Play Exclusive Authorlink Audio Interview With Jane K. Cleland Audio Length: 10 min. NOTE: These files play best on Windows Media Player. Download free Windows Media Player 11/ See Windows Media Player system requirements An Authorlink Exclusive AUDIO Interview with Jane K. Cleland Author of the Josie Prescott mystery series Read more »

Artists Rely On Deep Stubbornness to Succeed, Says Mark Doty

Feb 29, 2008 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

Artists Rely On Deep Stubbornness to Succeed, Says Mark Doty   Dog Years: A Memoir (HarperCollins Publishers) by Mark Doty Buy this book via Amazon.com   An Exclusive Authorlink Interview with Mark Doty New York Times bestselling poet And author of DOG YEARS: A MEMOIR (HarperCollins Publishers) by Ellen Birkett Morris March 2008 In Read more »

Keep Working Toward Your Goal, Successful Debut Novelist CJ Lyons Advises

Feb 26, 2008 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

Trained as a physician in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, she has assisted police and prosecutors with cases involving child abuse, rape, homicide and Munchausen by Proxy. She has worked in numerous trauma centers, on the Navajo reservation, as a crisis counselor, victim advocate, as well as a flight physician for Life Flight and Stat Medevac Read more »

Charles Bock’s Masterly Debut Novel Mixes Incandescent Prose with Devious Humor

  Beautiful Children by Charles Bock Play Exclusive Authorlink Audio Interview With Charles Bock Audio Length: 17 min. NOTE: These files play best on Windows Media Player. Download free Windows Media Player 11/ See Windows Media Player system requirements An Authorlink Exclusive AUDIO Interview with Charles Bock Author of Beautiful Children (Random House, January 2008) February 2008 One Saturday Read more »

Patricia Schultz Strives to Capture The Spirit of A Thousand Places

Dec 28, 2007 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

  1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Workman Publishing) by Patricia Schultz Buy this book via Amazon.com An Exclusive Authorlink Interview with Patricia Schultz Author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Workman Publishing) by Ellen Birkett Morris January 2008 Patricia Schultz, author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Workman Publishing) and its Read more »

Creating Pictures In The Mind: Nan A. Talese

Nov 30, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

Nan A. Talese, Senior Vice President of Doubleday/RandomHouse and publisher of Nan A. Talese Books, talks about the future of book publishing and offers insights into what authors can do to improve their chances of being published in today’s broader marketplace Read more »

Ellen Baker Calls On Subconscious Memories To Create Authentic Characters

Nov 30, 2007 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

Keeping the House (Random House) by Ellen Baker Buy this book via Amazon.com An exclusive Authorlink interview with Ellen Baker, author of Keeping the House (Random House)  by Ellen Birkett Morris December 2007 Like many aspiring writers, Ellen Baker started writing when she was young and kept writing as she earned degrees, worked in non-writing jobs and Read more »