Author Spotlight: Stephanie Eding

Name: Stephanie Eding Author of: Unanchored (April 17, 2018; Anaiah Press) From: Convoy, OH   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? In high school, I spent quite a bit of time writing short stories, skits, or fan fiction. It wasn’t until about four years ago that I wrote my first […]

Author Spotlight: Katerina Baker

Name: Katerina Baker Author of: The Corner Office (Self Published)   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? When did you first realize you wanted to pursue writing as a profession? I always thought I would be a full time writer in retirement, but until then I am managing to write in […]

Author Spotlight: Sam Boush

Name: Sam Boush Author of: All Systems Down (Lakewater Press) From: Portland, OR     Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? The first “book” I ever wrote (as far as I can remember) was also the one that made me want to be a writer. Winnie-the-Pooh fanfic. Me, maybe five […]

Query Letter Basics

By this point in my writing life I should have earned some sort of certification in the art of query letters. I’ve spent countless hours obsessing over each of mine. I’ve written, revised, thrown out and rewritten each of mine at least a dozen times. I’ve researched query letters, read books, articles, watched videos and […]

Author Spotlight: Sharonlee Holder

Name: Sharonlee Holder Author of: Resurgence; Renegade (coming in 28 May 2018; Changing Tides Publishing) From: Johannesburg, South Africa   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? It was so long ago that I think it involved a stone tablet, hammer and chisel. LOL. I do, however, remember writing a short […]

Reflecting on 2017

I’m quite late in doing this wrap-up for 2017. While I was preparing my reflection of the year, 2017 hit me with one more bomb. It’s taken me several weeks to brush off the dust and crawl out of the rubble that was left behind from that last explosion. But I’m moving on, I’ve pulled […]

Lakewater Press Holiday Blog Hop (Day 12): Susan Pape

  For the holiday season, we at Lakewater Press thought it would be a good time to share who we are with a little holiday blog hop. Between December 1 and the 24th we’ll share holiday interviews with our authors and the Lakewater Press staff. It’s an excellent opportunity for us to get to know […]