Publishing

Desmond Haas on February 4th, 2013

I’m so happy L.M. Pruitt is on my show. She is witty, intelligent and generous. Besides discussing her background as a writer, we also talked about her book, Winged. This is one of those stories which puts you down in your reading chair (doesn’t everybody have one?) long enough to put your butt to sleep. […]

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Desmond Haas on October 23rd, 2011

  Who Is Maureen O. Betita? Well, I’m a writer living on the central coast of California, specifically the wondrous Monterey Bay. My specialty is romantic adventure stories featuring thoughtful heroines, offbeat heroes and settings that range from the Caribbean Sea to alien worlds. At the core to every story I write is a 2ndchance. […]

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Desmond Haas on September 1st, 2011

  Elaine Lowe Elaine Lowe is a work-at-home mom in Silicon Valley California. Of her many part-time jobs, her favorite one by far is writing. She has a background in biotech, but she has branched out into the demanding world of home management, toddler entertainment, transcription, envelope stuffing, and of course, writing romantic and erotic […]

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Desmond Haas on August 21st, 2011

  Ann Lister Ann  Lister is a native New Englander currently living on the island of Martha’s Vineyard with her husband, Robert Lister. She has pulled details from her years living in the New England area and uses many local settings and landmarks in her novels. After graduating art school, marrying, and raising two daughters, […]

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Desmond Haas on August 11th, 2011

Visions by Anna James Anna James I was born in Connecticut and lived there until I was nine years old. My family and I spent the next eleven years living in Williamsville, a suburb just outside of Buffalo, NY. I returned to Connecticut after receiving my associates degree in Engineering Science and went on to receive a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. I […]

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Desmond Haas on July 19th, 2011

Annette Shelley is a multi-published author and writes across across genres, delving into horror, romance, speculative fiction and mysteries. While she is a prolific writer, all of her works have depth and intelligence, specifically the one we discussed during our interview: Indulgent Confessions. Indulgent Confessions: Charles Daughtry goes to a society party to do business […]

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Desmond Haas on July 10th, 2011

With all the interest recently about the publishing industry, including self-publishing, I wanted to discuss with Melissa Miller, CEO of Solstice Publishing, how they work in these complex times. I found Melissa to be candid and willing to discuss not only Solstice Publishing, but the industry at large. About Solstice Publishing: Solstice Publishing is the […]

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Desmond Haas on May 29th, 2011

Before every interview, my guest and I talk for a few minutes before I turn on the recorder. What I try and do is get a feel for them, their sense of humor and if there is any chemistry. The chemistry I’m speaking about is how the two of us react to each other and how comfortable we […]

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Desmond Haas on May 5th, 2011

A messed up Marsian Queen, trying to find her way in her personal life and mix in a banished prince from another world, sent by the Gods, albeit with issues and you have the set up for Her Virtual Consort. Dee Brice mixes mythology and the age old regal problem of producing an heir. Jirkar, […]

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Desmond Haas on May 1st, 2011

Rie and I belong to one the same Yahoo mail list groups, Sweet ‘n Sexy Divas (yeah, I know. I don’t really qualify as a diva). She intrigued me by her love of animals and her extensive backlist. How can a mother of twelve, Nana of 34, write as much as she can and still […]

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Desmond Haas on April 24th, 2011

I count Cynthia Arsuaga as one of my friends in the industry. As you may know, I’ve had her on this show twice before. The first time I talked about her writing background and her book, Born to Be Wild. Later, I interviewed Cynthia and her husband, Mike, about their collaboration, My Life as A […]

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Desmond Haas on April 21st, 2011

Sometimes I get a little concerned before I interview a first-time author. Cassandra Carr, the author of Talk To Me (Loose-Id Publishing) hit all the right notes on her first book and, when we first spoke, I knew it was going to be a fun interview. Her book is about a Buffalo, New York radio […]

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