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  • The Literary Lounge LIVE on WTLR Radio (09/25/2020) Amanda Shelley

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    Season 2
    Episode 25
    Special Guest: Amanda Shelley
    Book Title: Resolution

  • Joy Keys chats with Author Farrah Rochon about The Boyfriend Project

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    A native of south Louisiana, USA Today Bestselling author Farrah Rochon officially began her writing career while waiting in between classes in the student lounge at Xavier University of Louisiana. After earning her Bachelor of Science degree from Xavier and a Masters of Arts from Southeastern Louisiana University, Farrah decided to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a published novelist. She was named Shades of Romance Magazine's Best New Author of 2007. Her debut novel, Deliver Me, the first in her Holmes Brothers series, garnered rave reviews, earning Farrah several SORMAG Readers' Choice Awards. 
    Farrah is a two-time finalist for Romance Writers of America's RITA Award and has been a Romantic Times Book Reviews Reviewer's Choice Award nominee. In 2015, Farrah won the Emma Award for Author of the Year. 

  • Romance Author Seralynn Lewis

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    Seralynn's book, Cassie's Secret, is a great romance read. Where secrets go, distrust follows. Can two lonely people let go of past hurt and learn to trust again? Single mom, Cassie Verano, and her two young daughters move to small town Worthy, Ohio to be near her brother and his family. She longs to raise her daughters without her ex-husband’s family’s controlling interference, and live in peace. When her daughters befriend two girls who are cared for by their matchmaking aunt, Cassie avoids it at all costs. It’s the last thing she needs or wants after escaping a dangerous marriage.Widowed business owner, Steve Nardelli, wants nothing more than to complete his huge Australian deal and expand his deceased father’s electronics firm to secure his family’s future. Though his wife died, their marriage was anything but happy. His sister’s matchmaking only annoys him and adds to his guilt, especially when the lovely Cassie Verano seems to hiding something—and he’s not interested in anyone else’s deceitful ways.Can Cassie and Steve set aside their deep suspicions and guarded feelings to learn to trust again?
    Seralynn was born and raised in a small historical town in northern Ohio. She various parts of the United States and for a short time in Germany, she and her husband found their forever home in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.  Seralynn has two grown daughters, two lovely grandchildren, and a husband who supports everything she does no matter what it is. When she's not writing, thinking about writing, or plotting my next novel, she's busy preparing a telephone Bible Study that's she's been doing for years. 

  • Interview with Michelle Major

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    Novelist Bernadette Walsh interviews Cincinnati native Michelle Major. Michelle writes sexy and sweet contemporary romances and is a Publishers Weekly bestseller. Michelle has written over thirty romances, including The Merriest Magnolia.

  • Gay Triathlete, Wellness Coach and Author Mark Turnipseed 9/29 11:00AM EST

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    Mark Turnipseed has risen through many hardships and come out on top. He shares his experiences from heroin addiction to triathlon and health and wellness coaching.
    In his writing, photos, speeches and coaching, he brings the fact that it is better to be vulnerable an open and real into the light with a force of power that can only come through experience. His modeling shows pain, but also freedom. His speeches bring truth, but also hope. His writing shows a better world, a truer world, a reliable world. One that is cloaked in pain, but riddled with beauty and awe.
    To spread this truth and show that it is possible to live in integrity and truth has become his mission, his cause and his strength.
    For more information go to
    His book can be pre-ordered at this link:

  • Author Mary Burton talks #BurnYouTwice on #ConversationsLIVE

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    Host Cyrus Webb welcomes author Mary Burton to #ConversationsLIVE to discuss her love of storytelling and her new book BURN YOU TWICE. 

  • Staff of Light: The Ferellonian King -- Write Stuff -- 9/29/2020

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    The life of Joen Bjarn’son had brought him to the point of unquenchable rage. He had withdrawn almost entirely within himself. Then he does something very stupid. He lashes out at the man responsible.
    But Heglin Roark, Primate of the Ansélan Church for the Kingdom of Ferrelär strikes back with a vengeance. His plans to deal with Joen’s kind are basically genocidal. The Primate believes in the power of the church and its liturgy. The Known talk with the Lord directly, and he cannot control them. There are some personal things going on also, but the result is he’s increasingly using the Known as scapegoats. Joen’s campaign against him results in him moving his private war out into the open. Joen’s devastated by his guilt, insignificance, and isolation. He doesn’t Know the Lord.
    Yet Lord Ansél has plans for him beyond his wildest imagination.  Find out what they are as I chat with author David Bergsland about his book, Staff of Light on September 29th at 7 pm Eastern time. You can call in at 646-668-8485 and press 1 to be live on air. Download Stitcher on your mobile device. Follow us on iTunes and iHeartreadio. Add PJC Media to your Spotify library, or click on the link here:

  • Capacity for Truth with Bernard Fischer

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    Capacity for Truth is a focused and detailed study of the gospel teachings of Christ. It is a complete review and analysis of his doctrines, designed to provide a complete picture and context of his teachings and to educate Christians concerning higher spiritual principles Christ outlined for his disciples and for his followers.
    Pick up your copy on Amazon:

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    Q-on-1 w/Brother Ali of Grassrootz Books

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    Brother Ali manages the black-owned Grassrootz Books and Juice Bar in Phoenix, Arizona.  It's a place created out of necessity when you listen to his story.  Not only does Grassrootz offer a physical location in which to edify your knowledge, build networks, as well as enjoy an atmosphere of peace and like-mindedness, but it's also an online haven for books.  
    He and I discuss why black history and culture is more relevant than ever in 2020.  We talk about Blackout Days and the pros and cons of it.  He also talks about a book or two trending in the black community as well as how COVID-19 hs impacted the industry.
    Enjoy my Q-on-1 conversation with him on this edition of the Talk 2 Q Radio Show.
    Show #860
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    You can also support by making a donation to the Phoenix Local Organizing Committee here.

  • Bruce Coffin IN CONVERSATION with Craig Johnson on Authors on the Air

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    Authors on the Air is proud to present award-winning author (and former cop[) Bruce Robert Coffin IN CONVERSATION with New York Times best-selling author Craig Johnson.
    Craig Johnson is the New York Times bestselling author of twelve Walt Longmire mystery novels, which are the basis for Longmire, the hit Netflix original drama.   He is the recipient of the Western Writers of America Spur Award for fiction, and his novella Spirit of Steamboat was the first One Book Wyoming selection. He lives in Ucross, Wyoming, population twenty-five. The books are set in northern Wyoming, where Longmire is sheriff of the fictional county of Absaroka. The series debuted in 2004 and as of September 2019, Johnson has written 15 novels, two novellas, and many short stories featuring Longmire.  for more information go to
    Author Bruce Robert Coffin 
    is the award-winning author of the bestselling Detective Byron mystery series. A former detective sergeant with more than twenty-seven years in law enforcement, he supervised all homicide and violent crime investigations for Maine's largest city. Following the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, Bruce spent four years investigating counter-terrorism cases for the FBI, earning the Director's Award, the highest award a non-agent can receive.  
    His novel, Beyond the Truth, winner of Killer Nashville's Silver Falchion Award for Best Procedural, was a finalist for the Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel and a finalist for the Maine Literary Award for Best Crime Fiction. His short fiction appears in several anthologies, including Best Americann Mystery Stories 2016.
    @copyrighted.  Listen to this podcast on Spotify/authorsontheair, or www; or your favorite app.

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    Q-on-1 w/Author, Tracee Hanna

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    Tracee Hanna is a captivating author who is just as entertaining as her books.  She has written many books, but really hit the map when her first publication was published in an anthology by legendary erotic fiction author, Zane.  And you have to be an awesome writer to be featured by another awesome writer!
    We talk about how tragedy, our of all things, led to her being writer of erotic fiction.  I ask her if she has to be in a sexy mood to write sexy material.  
    We discuss these things and more as her and I have a lot of fun on this Q-on-1 edition of the Talk 2 Q Radio Show!
    Website is 
    Cupid's Foreplay podcast is located here.
    Show #861