Welcome to Writer Groupie Podcast! Episode 64 with Marie Lavender
Marie Lavender is the bestselling multi-genre author of UPON YOUR RETURN and 21 other books. She has the honor of such titles as:
March 2016 Empress of the Universe title – winner of the “Broken Heart” themed contest and the “I Love You” themed contest on Poetry Universe.
Her books, SECOND CHANCE HEART and A LITTLE MAGICK, placed in the TOP 10 on the 2015 P&E Readers’ Poll. She has been nominated in the TRR Readers’ Choice Awards for Winter 2015. She was the poetry winner of the 2015 PnPAuthors Contest.
The Versatile Blogger Award for 2015.
Honorable Mention in the 2014 BTS Red Carpet Book Awards.
Finalist and Runner-up in the 2014 MARSocial’s Author of the Year Competition.
Honorable mention in the January 2014 Reader’s Choice Award.
Liebster Blogger Award for 2013 and 2014.
Top 10 Authors on AuthorsDB.com.
Winner of the Great One Liners Contest on the Directory of Published Authors.
Marie Lavender lives in the Midwest with her family and three cats. She has been writing for over twenty years. She has more works in progress than she can count on two hands. Since 2010, Marie has published 22 books in the genres of historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, fantasy, mystery/thriller, literary fiction and poetry. She has also contributed to several multi-author anthologies. Her current published series are The Heiresses in Love Series, The Magick Series and The Blood at First Sight Series.
UPON YOUR LOVE
In this episode we learn:
- A bit about Marie and her writing history, and how she got into writing
- How she has found and entered so many contests, and why we should all be in them
- How Preditors and Editors and Ralan.com help writers
- Insider info on being a multi-genred author
- Discussion about her books that are coming soon (see images above)a historical, sci-fi, and contemporary romance
- How she makes herself focus on just writing on one book at a time and some insider details of her process of plotting, characterization, etc.
- Her publisher, Solstice Publishing, and how they have been to work with
- Marie Lavender’s five year goals
and her BEST advice for aspiring authors! and info about her blogs – don’t miss this!
You can find Marie online at:
Writing in the Modern Age Blog
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