Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Many Genres One Craft Virtual Book Tour (VBT)
Our recent VBT stops for Many Genres, One Craft are:
Stop: At Your Fingertips
At Your Fingertips highlights the work of author Tamela Quijas and that of her fellow authors, but isn’t only about the latest romance novels on the market. Stay for a while and you’ll find her reviews on a variety of books and movies, fantastic author interviews, sneak peeks into upcoming book releases, recipes, as well as being granted a private look into Tamela's world.
Host: Tamela Quijas
Tamela is a romance author that loves to write–from paranormal to contemporary romances and an occasional cookbook. Her work includes the novels Blood Moon, Blood of the Beast, My Lord Raven, Angel's Fire Demon's Blood.
Event: Ratio of Romance
Contributor: Heidi Ruby Miller
Stop: Born to Write
Fantasy, Horror, and Science Fiction! Alexa Grave reviews books, comments on the craft of writing, and talks about her own journey as a writer.
Host: Alexa Grave
Alexa Grave is a fantasy writer trying to break into the cut-throat market. She has a Master of Arts degree in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University. And please, at least pretend you think some of the stuff she says in her blog is funny - it makes her feel a little less like a dork.
Event: MGOC Series on Fantasy
Contributor: Anne Harris
Michael Arnzen's weblog and Bram Stoker award-winning newsletter features a department of weird, sick and crazy "prompts" (a.k.a. "story starters") for creative writers working on the dark side.
Host: Michael A. Arnzen
Our co-editor of Many Genres One Craft teaches in the Writing Popular Fiction MFA program at Seton Hill University. He holds four Bram Stoker Awards for his often funny, always disturbing horror fiction. Visit him at http://gorelets.com to find out more.
Event: Dark Promptings
Contributor: Jason Jack Miller
Stop: Heidi Ruby Miller
Read author interviews and thoughts about the blended genre of Science Fiction Romance at Heidi Ruby Miller's blog.
Host: Heidi Ruby Miller
Heidi Ruby Miller writes stories where the relationship is as important as the adventure, just like in her debut SF Romance novel AMBASADORA. She is co-editor of MANY GENRES, ONE CRAFT.
Event: David J. Corwell
HEIDI'S PICK SIX: Venessa Giunta
HEIDI'S PICK SIX: Albert Wendland
HEIDI'S PICK SIX: Teffanie Thompson White
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: Michael Bracken
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: Crystal B. Bright
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: C. Coco DeYoung
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: Lee Allen Howard
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: Adrea L. Peters
PATHS TO PUBLICATION: David Shifren
Contributors: Michael Bracken
Crystal B. Bright
David J. Corwell
C. Coco DeYoung
Lee Allen Howard
Adrea L. Peters
Teffanie Thompson White
Stop: Kate N. Ryan, Romance AuthorWatching You Sleep--Comic book store-owner Abigail “Abby” Kirkman believes her life complete. She runs a successful business, has a fantastic studio apartment above her store, and lives in a picturesque sea-side town. Life is perfect unless you count the insomnia, and the fact that her last boyfriend dumped her to take a promotion in another city. So a few little bumps, but nothing she can’t handle.
Host: Kate N. Ryan
Kate and Ryan are living their own happily ever after in Western Washington with their son on a small acreage, combining geek enthusiasm with modern homesteading.
Event: What Makes My Work Romance?
Contributor: Alayne Adams
Stop: Phylactery of Nightmares & Dreams: The Webspace of W. D. Prescott
For discussions, reviews, and previews of all things dark.
Host: W. D. Prescott
W. D. is a good ol’ New Hampshire boy currently living as an ex-pat in the swirling doom of New Jersey. With an equal passion for writing and music, it’s no wonder that he has a B.A. in Creative Writing and Musical Theory and Composition from Simon’s Rock College. He went on to Seton Hill University’s Writing Popular Fiction Program for my M.A. His stories have been published in Tainted: Tales of Terror and the Supernatural and Dead Bells.
Event: SHU WPF Spotlight Series: Many Genres One Craft
Stop: Time Discovers Truth
Sharing history, research, tips, trailers, travel, maps, and books.
Host: Meg Mims
Meg Mims is a freelance writer, artist and photographer. An award-winning author, she writes historical mysteries and romantic suspense on the fiction side.
Event: Wednesday Spotlight
Contributor: Ryan M. Williams
There's still time to be a host. Email Heidi Ruby Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org for details!
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