Wendy Lindstrom for Lost in Romance

1) Why Romance? Did you choose this genre or were you ‘chosen’ by it? Both actually. Although I loved great stories in many genres, I didn’t read much until after graduating high school. One cold winter day I walked two blocks to my local library and browsed through aisles of books. The stories that captured my interest were Romance novels by LaVyrle Spencer and Kathleen Woodiwiss. I took the books home,... read more

Amanda Hocking stopped blogging: WHY?

Amanda Hocking has stopped blogging and I think it’s a real shame. I started following her over a year ago, when I was half through writing my indie urban fantasy Supernatural Freak. The first time I read her, I felt an immediate connection. First of all, because we share Oh so many healthy obsessions! Like vintage fantasy movies. And Batman cartoons, just to name a few. I don’t know why, but her blog and... read more

Shelly Crane for Lost in Young Adults

1) Why young adult? Did you choose this genre or were you ‘chosen’ by it? It’s all I ever read so I felt like it would be good for me. And it is. I’ve tried my hand at adult romance and though I enjoyed the story, YA is definitely where I feel most comfortable.   2) Is there an author, living or dead, who inspired you particularly? To be honest, and without sounding cliche, Amanda  Hocking was... read more