Category: Author Interviews

Author Interviews


Author Interviews are available if you are an author of science fiction or fantasy, have a book published independently or with a small press or are in pre-launch. The interview and encourages discussion about yourself, writing challenges/achievements and allows ample opportunity for you to discuss your book(s). You are not required to supply an author photograph, but I would require an image of some form (book covers are fine). To request an interview, you […]

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Posted 29th September 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Dawn Chapman

Author Interview: Dawn Chapman

Dawn Chapman has been creating sci-fi and fantasy stories for thirty years. Until 2005 when her life and attention turned to scripts, and she started work on The Secret King, a 13-episode sci-fi TV series, with great passion for this medium. In 2010, Dawn returned to her first love of prose. She’s been working with coach EJ Runyon from 2012 who’s encouraged her away from fast-paced script writing, to revel in the world of […]

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Posted 20th December 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Penelope Wallace

Author Interview: Penelope Wallace

I have lived in St Andrews, Oxford, Aberdeen, and Nottingham, and am old enough to remember black and white TV. I am a pedantic bibliophile, a sometime lawyer (in both England and Scotland), a not-completely-orthodox Christian (and churchwarden), a wishy-washy socialist, a quiet feminist and a compulsive maker of lists. In the distant past, I invented a world where the buildings and manners were medieval, but the sexes equal, and a few years […]

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Posted 7th December 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Nan Klee

Author Interview: Nan Klee

Nan Klee’s resume as a writer includes eight years as a weekly newspaper columnist, while she worked as a freelance writer, editor, reporter, photographer, and technical writer. She used her Navy flight simulator training and knowledge to become a computer technician while working toward a Master’s degree in Writing and Rhetoric. Nan worked her career as a technical writer, contracting with corporations that design and build combat aircraft and warships for our US […]

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Posted 15th October 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 1 Comment

Author Interview: J.B.Rockwell

Author Interview: J.B.Rockwell

Hello there! I’m J.B. Rockwell, archaeologist cum IT geek cum sci-fi and fantasy writer. Also, eater of chocolates and collector of cats. There’s a lot more blah-blah-blah about me and my latest novel, SERENGETI, on my website (www.jenniferbrockwell.com) and you can follow me on Twitter (@Rockwell_JB) if you like pics of dragons, foxes and other beasties interspersed with the occasional writing update and snarky witticism about the vagaries of the universe. Oh, and […]

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Posted 14th October 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Steven M. Caddy

Author Interview: Steven M. Caddy

Hi, I’m Steven M. Caddy, or just Steve – only my sister calls me Steven. I live with my wife in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, UK, a beautiful, if rather unknown town in the east midlands, that boasts a busy market square dominated by the spire of the parish church is St Mary Magdalene, views of the river Trent, a castle (where King John I died), and thriving café culture. When I’m not writing stories, […]

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Posted 12th October 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Roxanne Bland

Author Interview: Roxanne Bland

1) When did you first discover your love for writing? Writing was a hidden passion for me. I’ve written stories since I was a child, but I didn’t take it seriously, even after I won a writing contest when I was about ten. I wanted to be a musician. Well, that didn’t work out, but though I still wrote little things to pass the time. Then I fell ill, and was basically bedridden […]

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Posted 23rd September 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Richard Paolinel..

Author Interview: Richard Paolinelli

Richard Paolinelli began his writing career as a freelance writer in 1984 and his sports writing career in 1991. After retiring he returned to his fiction writing roots, releasing two short stories and a full-length sci-fi novel, Maelstrom. He has since released a sports non-fiction, the first book of a mystery-thriller series and was a part of a Sherlock Holmes anthology. He currently lives in Thousand Oaks, California. When did you first discover […]

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Posted 17th September 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Christopher D. A..

Author Interview: Christopher D. Abbott

My name is Christopher D. Abbott and I live in Connecticut, USA. I’ve been in the USA for 6 years–I emigrated from the UK. I’m an author of cross-genre mystery, horror, and fantasy. Hobbies include music (playing and recording), cooking, charity works. 1) When did you first discover your love for writing? When I was about twelve or thirteen I used to write little stories and staple them into books. My friend and […]

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Posted 17th September 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Alex Gates

Author Interview: Alex Gates

My name is Alex Gates and I grew up in a small town in Northern California. I enjoy a wide variety of things as long they include my wife or some friends. I love the Sacramento Kings and Dallas Cowboys, so you can say a hobby of mine is being disappointed often, which has helped temper my expectations throughout life. I write in the science fiction/fantasy genre because it’s my closest to Narnia, to […]

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Posted 30th August 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Ten Things I’ve Learned Since Ha..

Ten Things I’ve Learned Since Having a Book Published by Madeline Dyer

  So, a few days ago I celebrated the one year anniversary for the publication of my debut novel, UNTAMED (Prizm Books, May 2015). During that year, I’ve learned a whole bunch of things and thought I’d share ten of them here with you.   1: Not everyone realises having a book published is a big deal.  You feel great about your book being published, but some of the people you excitedly tell […]

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Author Interview: Greg Spry

Author Interview: Greg Spry

Greg Spry was born in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 1978. He majored in industrial engineering at the University of Wisconsin—Madison before earning a graduate degree in space systems from the Florida Institute of Technology. When he’s not writing the next epic sci-fi adventure, he enjoys playing kickball and cheering on the Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers. He currently resides in the United States. 1) When did you first discover your love for […]

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Author Interview: J.D.Cunegan

Author Interview: J.D.Cunegan

Fresh off his debut novel Bounty, J.D. Cunegan introduces his intense follow-up, Blood Ties, a mixture of murder mystery and superhero epic that re-introduces the reader to his comic book-inspired storytelling and fast-paced prose. A 2006 graduate of Old Dominion University, Cunegan has an extensive background in journalism and a lifelong love for writing. Cunegan lives in Hampton, Virginia, enjoys reading, and is an avid auto racing fan. When did you first discover your love […]

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Author Interview: D.R.Perry

Author Interview: D.R.Perry

D.R. Perry lives in Rhode Island, where all her books are set. Although she’s not a native New Englander, once up north she got so inspired she couldn’t leave. When did you first discover your love for writing? I’ve been writing since I could read. At first, I made scripts of books I loved for me and my friends to act out. At one point, I wrote a story about a Star Trek […]

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Posted 2nd April 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Tom Fallwell

Author Interview: Tom Fallwell

Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 1951, Tom Fallwell had always had a love of fantasy Role Playing games and was a game master who created adventures for other players to enjoy. Now, since retiring as a computer programmer,  he is writing the fantasy stories he had always wanted to write and enjoying every minute of it. When did you first discover your love for writing? Shortly after retiring, in 2014, I met […]

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Posted 12th March 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: E.A.Copen

Author Interview: E.A.Copen

E.A. Copen is the author of the Judah Black novels, an urban fantasy series. She’s an avid reader of science fiction, fantasy and other genre fiction. When she’s not chained to her keyboard, she may be found time traveling on the weekends with the Society for Creative Anachronism. She lives in beautiful southeast Ohio with her husband and two kids, at least until she saves up enough to leave the shire and become […]

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Posted 26th February 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Brady Koch

Author Interview: Brady Koch

Brady Koch is an independent sci-fi writer that lives with his wife and children in Westchester County, NY. A constant presence in the flash fiction scene, he has curated his first collection of novellas and short stories into Guns, Gods & Robots: Seven Curious Tales. When did you first discover your love for writing? I’ve always dabbled, but didn’t really love it until I found the courage to take some of my stories […]

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Posted 20th January 2016 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: M. LaRose

Author Interview: M. LaRose

LaRose is the pen name of an American writer of fantasy who lives in the New England state of Vermont, an area known for beautiful woodlands and bucolic farms. Like many of the characters in the old-world fairy tales that she admires, LaRose lives in a forest that constantly inspires her imagination with its mystery. When did you first discover your love for writing? I have always loved stories.  The first thing I […]

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Posted 17th December 2015 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: C.C.Hogan

Author Interview: C.C.Hogan

C.C. Hogan was dragged up in North London in the nineteen seventies and spent many years in the media industry doing whatever it took to not kill clients. Making the leap into novels, he is working in two directions at the same time – a massive fantasy project called Dirt that is a saga spread over twelve books, and a series of novels set in London. 1) When did you first discover your […]

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Posted 12th December 2015 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 0 Comments

Author Interview: Patricia Loofbou..

Author Interview: Patricia Loofbourrow

Patricia Loofbourrow, MD is an SFF and non-fiction writer, PC gamer, ornamental food gardener, fiber artist, and wildcrafter who loves power tools, dancing, genetics and anything to do with outer space. She was born in southern California and has lived in Chicago and Tokyo. She currently lives in Oklahoma with her husband and three grown children. When did you first discover your love for writing? I began writing in high school, mostly journals […]

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Posted 26th November 2015 by IndieSFfantasy / Author Interviews 3 Comments