Episode 53A – Michelle Dykman – Her Sanctuary, His Heart

Michelle lives in Ontario, Canada with her husband. She says she’s an import from South Africa and they moved to Canada because her husband got a calling to work in a church. As a high school teacher, her first books were for teens. They were written to help teens see how their decisions can affect… Continue reading Episode 53A – Michelle Dykman – Her Sanctuary, His Heart

Episode 48 – Tara from Kobo

Tara isn’t an author, but is well known in the author community. She works for Kobo, a Canadian based ebook company and she’s done many interviews for podcasts and is seen at conferences and other events. Today she isn’t talking about the author benefits for using Kobo, but the reader benefits that you may not… Continue reading Episode 48 – Tara from Kobo

Episode 47A – Lily Mackenzie – Freefall

Lily Mackenzie is originally from Calgary, Alberta Canada but has lived in Northern California for most of her life. As a single mom, she worked at several jobs, including at a dance studio. At one point she discovered that she wanted to be a writer. Part of that discovery was finding journaling and has done… Continue reading Episode 47A – Lily Mackenzie – Freefall

Episode 42A – Doug Lawrence – The Gift of Mentoring

Doug Lawrence went from being a Canadian Mounted Police to a mentor which led him to writing a book on mentoring. He has spent his time with various groups being a mentor and teaching others about mentoring. Ken Blanchard is Doug’s favorite author: He buys most of his books digitally, but does like Indigo: https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca… Continue reading Episode 42A – Doug Lawrence – The Gift of Mentoring

Episode 36A – Ran – Journey of Faith

Ran lives in Ontario Canada, and as we talked, the temp was WAY below zero. She works in the mental health field, which is what we talk about in the second half, but she views her writing as a major part of her life, starting at the tender age of 6. She’s also an avid… Continue reading Episode 36A – Ran – Journey of Faith

Episode 25 – Stephen Batt – 10 Things About People in Cars

Stephen lives in New Zealand, but has traveled the world when he was younger. His experience allows him a unique perspective in his art and books. His earlier experience in screenwriting – including Jules Verne Mysterious Island – allowed him to realize he wanted to write. https://stephenbatt.com/ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112089/fullcredits/ Here is a couple short films that… Continue reading Episode 25 – Stephen Batt – 10 Things About People in Cars