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Wendy Terrien OFF BEAT Insight in Five!

We’re thrilled that Wendy Terrien once again has contributed to OFF BEAT: Nine Spins on Song with her short story LIGHT. She sat down with WIB to discuss her inspiration for her anthology piece, and a little about her taste in music! What about music inspires you/touches you the most? The melody, the lyrics or… Read more »

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The Magic of Inspiration – A.G. Henley

Authors are often asked what inspired them to write a particular book, and I’m no exception. I’ve answered many an interview question about what led me to write The Scourge, the first book in my Brilliant Darkness series, to the point that I may or may not have saved my response to use in the… Read more »

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My Author Influences – Kristi Helvig

I was a voracious reader as a child. Reading was like breathing me. There wasn’t much I liked better than grabbing an entire sleeve of Ritz crackers for sustenance and curling up on the couch with a good book. It’s difficult to talk about author influences because I had so many at different times. After… Read more »

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Which Authors Have Inspired Me – Shawn McGuire

This turned out to be a hard topic for me. In fact, I asked my Wicked Ink sisters if I could write about something else. They said no. Sigh. That’s okay, because being an author means challenging yourself… and surrounding yourself with author friends who will push you. Which authors have inspired me? I had,… Read more »