Interview Series

  1. Interview with Author Brian Staveley

    After teaching literature, philosophy, history, and religion for more than a decade, Brian began writing epic fantasy. His first book, The Emperor’s Blades, the start of his series, Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, won the David Gemmell Morningstar Award, the Reddit Stabby for best debut, and scored semi-finalist spots in the Goodreads Choice Awards in […]

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  2. Interview with Author Angela Slatter

    Specializing in dark fantasy and horror, Angela Slatter is the author of The Girl with No Hands and Other Tales, Sourdough and Other Stories, The Bitterwood Bible and Other Recountings, and Black-Winged Angels, as well as Midnight and Moonshine and The Female Factory (both with Lisa L. Hannett). She has won a World Fantasy Award, […]

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  3. Interview with Author A.L. Davroe

    A.L. Davroe writes both YA and adult speculative fiction. She prefers revisionist tales in paranormal, romance, Steampunk, and fantasy. She is the author of Salvation Station (adult psych horror), The City Steam Collection (adult psych horror), For Your Heart (YA Paranormal Romance) and her YA Sci-Fi novel, Nexis, came out with Entangled Publishing on December […]

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  4. Interview with Author Karri Thompson

    Karri Thompson grew up in San Diego County and attended San Diego State University, earning a bachelor’s degree in English, a master’s degree in education, and her teaching credentials. She is a high-school English teacher in the East County of San Diego where she also lives with her husband, John, their son, and two dogs. […]

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  5. Interview with Author and Editor Maurice Broaddus

    Maurice Broaddus is a fantasy and horror author best known for his short fiction and his Knights of Breton Court novel trilogy. He has published dozens of stories in magazines and book anthologies, including in Asimov’s Science Fiction, Black Static, and Weird Tales. Maurice is also the editor of the acclaimed Dark Faith anthology, nominated […]

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  6. Interview with Award Winning Author Matthew Kressel

    Matthew Kressel is a multiple Nebula Award-nominated writer and World Fantasy Award-nominated editor. His novel, King of Shards, was published on October 13, 2015 from Arche Press, an imprint of Resurrection House. His short stories have or will appear in publications such as Lightspeed, Nightmare, Clarkesworld,, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Interzone, Electric Velocipede,Apex Magazine, and the […]

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  7. Interview with Author L R Hieber

    Actress, playwright, and author Leanna Renee Hieber is the award-winning, bestselling author of Gothic Victorian Fantasy novels for adults and teens. Her Strangely Beautiful saga, beginning with The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker, hit Barnes & Noble and Borders Bestseller lists and garnered numerous regional genre awards. This currently out-of-print series will reissue […]

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  8. Interview with Author Michael R. Underwood

    Mike R. Underwood is a writer from Baltimore, MD. A graduate of Clarion West in 2007, he published his first book, Geekomancy, in 2012. He followed with five other novels, including his most recent installment in the Ree Reyes series, Hexomancy. I was lucky enough to meet Mike a few years back at one of […]

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  9. Interview with Author Fran Wilde

    Fran Wilde is an author and technology consultant. Her first novel, Updraft, is forthcoming from Tor/Macmillan in September of 2015. Her short stories have appeared in publications including Asimov’s, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Nature, and Her interview series Cooking the Books—about the intersection between food and fiction—has appeared at Strange Horizons,, and on her […]

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  10. Interview with Author Martin Millar

    Photograph: Mandi Peers/Codex Books   Martin Millar is a critically acclaimed Scottish author from Glasgow, now living in London. He is the author of such novels as Lonely Werewolf Girl, The Good Fairies of New York, and Suzy, Led Zeppelin and Me. He wrote the Thraxas series under the name of Martin Scott, and won […]

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  11. Interview with Author Tina Connolly

    Tina Connolly is the author of the Ironskin trilogy from Tor Books, and the Seriously Wicked series, from Tor Teen. Ironskin, her first fantasy novel, was a Nebula finalist. Her stories have appeared in Women Destroy SF, Lightspeed,, Strange Horizons, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and many more. Tina is a graduate of the speculative fiction […]

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  12. Interview with Author Hank Quense

    Hank Quense lives in Bergenfield, NJ with his wife Pat. They have two daughters and five grandchildren. He writes humorous fantasy and sci/fi stories. On occasion, he also writes articles on fiction writing or book marketing but says that writing nonfiction is like work while writing fiction is fun. A member of the Science Fiction […]

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  13. Interview with Author Rachel Pollack

    Rachel Pollack was born in Brooklyn, New York, and she holds an honors degree in English from New York University, a Masters in English from Claremont Graduate School and has taught English at New York State University. Rachel is considered one of the World’s foremost authorities on the modern interpretation of the Tarot. She is […]

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  14. Interview with Author Erica Satifka

    Erica Satifka’s short fiction has also appeared or is forthcoming in Shimmer, Clarkesworld, Daily Science Fiction, and Ideomancer. She lives in beautiful Portland, Oregon with her writer husband Rob and too many cats. A bike rider, sporadic blogger, sometimes zinester, and former Pittsburgher, Erica delights in telling stories about terrible worlds and the slightly-less-terrible characters […]

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  15. Interview with Award Winning Author Robert Reed

    Robert Reed was born in Omaha, Nebraska and he received a B.S. in Biology in 1978 from Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, Nebraska. He worked several jobs, but since 1987 he has been prolific enough to make his living as a full-time science fiction writer. Bob has had twelve novels published, starting with The Leeshore […]

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  16. Interview with Author Sarah Avery

    Sarah Avery is an escaped academic who taught way too many sections of freshman composition. After earning a doctorate in English with a dissertation on modernist poetry, she spent a few weeks driving around the Adirondacks blasting Tori Amos on the car stereo and asking herself, What would happen if I stopped holding back? The […]

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  17. Interview with Author Christine Borne

    Christine Borne is a writer, editor, and recipient of the 2012 Creative Workforce Fellowship in Literature. Christine earned a B.A. in English from Cleveland State University in 2000 and a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science from Kent State University in 2002. She has worked for numerous Cleveland cultural institutions including the Shaker Heights […]

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  18. Interview with Author Jim Hines

    Jim C. Hines’ latest novel is Unbound, the third in his Magic ex Libris series about a magic-wielding librarian, a dryad, a secret society founded by Johannes Gutenberg, a flaming spider, and an enchanted convertible. He’s also the author of the Goblin Quest series, the humorous tale of a nearsighted goblin runt and his pet […]

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  19. Interview with Author William Meikle

    William Meikle is a Scottish writer, now living in Canada, with twenty novels published in the genre press and over 300 short story credits in fifteen countries. He is the author of the ongoing Midnight Eye series and his current best seller is The Invasion, a sci/fi alien invasion tale with mass carnage, plucky survivors, […]

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  20. Interview with Author Charity Tahmaseb

    By day, Charity Tahmaseb is a writer of technical documentation, based in St. Paul, Minnesota. By night, she writes fiction, mostly young adult and children stories. Her published works include The Geek Girl’s Guide to Cheerleading, which was a YALSA 2012 Popular Paperback pick in the Get Your Geek On category.   Q & A […]

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