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Writing Under the Influence


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We'll talk with authors, poets and publishers, discussing their work, their influences, successes and struggles. We'll also talk about the business of publishing. People still read and write books, let's talk about it.

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Laney Smith brings in Terry Hill, author of the Days of Humans series to talk about his book New Dawn. Check out this real NASA rocket scientist for his 2nd visit to the show and check his site at www.terryrhill.net

Writing Under the Influence welcomes TJ Morris, author of Blood is Thicker Than Color, a historical fiction based in the 1920's. The protagonist named Eugene "Jack" Brewer is a negro man who had an unfortunate mishap with a... more

Wisdom in Pieces is a collection of inspirational motivations that come from real world experiences. From failing your way to success to unearthing the diamonds of your life, it is filled with real life stories of turning pain to passion... more

Laney Smith returns with her monthly flair with author Keisha Biddle, author of Five Feet Short and Malisphere.

This week we welcome Shamilya Woods, authors of the new book, "Hey Girl, Say It With Me #IKNOWMYWORTH". Her site is www.shamilyawoods.com. Please check her out and support this uplifting story. Tune in Mon. Jan 4, 2016, our first... more

Writing Under the Influence speaks with indie writiers about their journey, inspiration and wisdom. This week we welcome poet Marvina Sims and discuss her book of poetry called, All Lives Matter. Be sure to tune in!

Writing Under the Influence spotlights indie authors and publishers. This week we talk to Raymond Bolton, author of Foretellers, The Ydron Saga. We'll get into this other world and find out what inspires Raymond to write in this genre.... more

Writing Under the Influence is the show where we talk to indie authors and publishers about their work and writing journey. This week we welcome novelist Andrea Mouser along with guest host Laney Smith, starting her new monthly... more

Bonny Capps is the author of books that are dark, sexy and twisted. She's written 3 books that we will dive into and learn about The Killer Series and dark erotica. You'll wanna tune in for this one ppl. Check out this lady and her great work at... more

Writing Under the Influence talks to indie writers and publishers. This week we talk to Jason W. Brown, author of The Nest, and Feathers in Ashes, both Roger Steele mystery books. His website is www.jasonwbrown.com. Check him out!