The Newbie Writers’ Podcast
Guest: Sommer Nectaratoff
Sommer Nectarhoff is a writer from Chicago. He’s always loved to read and write both fiction and poetry. His shorter pieces have been published in a variety of literary journals, and he is the author of numerous books to date, including the fantasy series The Book of Lokk.
The Black Path (Volume X)
Available on Amazon
This is a story of Gods and mortals, of life and death, of a world where fate has no master.
This is the Book of Lokk.
More on Amazon on his Lokk series:
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Cool Books, Cool Authors:
Julia Park Tracey
Julia writes novels and edits her Great Aunt’s Diaries.
I’m glad I’m alive” Doris Louise Bailey, a teen in the Prohibition era, writes this sentiment over and over in her diaries as she struggles with a life-threatening bout of scarlet fever. But it’s also an apt summation of how she lived in the years following her brush with death. Reaching for the Moon: More Diaries of a Roaring Twenties Teen (1927-1929) contains Doris’s true-life adventures as she flirts with boys, sneaks sips of whiskey and bets on racehorses – breaking rules and hearts … Read more
Did you make long ribbons of resolutions while sitting in the dark waiting for midnight to chime off in your part of the world so you can STOP writing the resolution list and just drink?
Resolutions have taken on great portentous weights and expectations. It used to be we could solemnly promise to stop smoking on December 31st and call it a night. Even if we didn’t smoke.
Now we are plagued, year round, by countless extortions wrapped up in pricey seminars that command us to visualize, manifest and otherwise think ourselves into prosperity or fame, right now, starting today, … Read more
Beth and I discuss editors, the kinds you need, the kind you want. Enjoy!… Read more
The Newbie Writer’s Podcast
Over 20 years ago, a colleague asked me if she could pay me to edit her novel. Since then, my love of words and working with creative people as a writing coach, editor and ghostwriter has only grown. Looking forward to hearing about your project.
STACEY DONOVAN is a six-time published book author of both fiction and non-fiction. Her first novel, DIVE, will be reissued by Open Road Media in 2015. Donovan has edited or ghostwritten more than a dozen published books for her clients. Three became New York Times Bestsellers, and another … Read more