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Spotlighting the Indie Author

Joseph Clay

Spotlighting the Indie Author, a podcast that showcases the Independent Author using Book Reviews and Interviews with a dash of writing wisdom tossed in. Book Reviews air on the1st and 15th of each month with the interviews squeezed in between those shows. Come on join us for the fun and get the scoop on new releases and meet the Indie Authors. Will the books reviewed make the cut and be considered for the Golden Spotlight Award or will they be tossed out the window or even worse flushed down the toilet.
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Apr 11 2020
3 mins
Show TeaserEpisode 34: Author Chat with Patrick E Craig - Author of The Scepter and the Isle and The Gettysburg Letter (Latest Releases)
Welcome to Author Chat with Patrick E Craig - Author of The Scepter and the Isle and The Gettysburg Letter (Latest Releases) (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/34) Length: 36 minutes 12 seconds Patrick E Craig is an author of 15 published books. These books have been published through traditional publishing houses, Publishing independently, and under his own publishing brand. Join us as we chat with Patrick about his latest releases, The Scepter and the Isle and The Gettysburg Letter. Plus we will pick up some tips on ISBN's, research, and publishing plus more. Join Joseph Clay and Patrick E. Craig for an in depth author chat about his latest release and the stories behind the stories. We will also find out more about Patrick during the author chat and in the 10 Off the Wall Questions segments. Do you know what you could find in Patrick's high school locker? Give the show a listen to find out this answer and more. Nina Turnipseed and Kelli Winkler will be co-hosting the show with Joseph. The Author – Patrick E. Craig Website (https://www.patrickecraig.com/) Email: Patrick@patrickecraig.com Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Patrick-E-Craig/e/B007YLSVTK?) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/PatrickECraig) MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/patricke.craig6) Patrick E. Craig on Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/patrickecraig) The Books The Scepter and the Isle (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09235JQWD/) The Gettysburg Letter (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08YZ5KK5J/) Sponsors 10 Off the Wall Questions was brought to you by Chappell Graphix Email: chappellgraphix@gmail.com - Social Media - Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Chappell-Graphix-145085148882834) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SpotlightingP) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 34 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/196-26-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 34: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Patrick E Craig (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/patrickecraig) We Need Your Help Spotlighting the Indie Author does not charge the author to review their books. Heck, all our services are free to the participants and listeners. We depend on donations from our dedicated listeners, authors, and those who have the desire, like us, to shine the spotlight on Indie Authors. Donate Using PayPal -OR- Become a Patron. Tiers start at $8.00 and progress as follows - $15, $20, $25 and $50. Gifts at every level. Loyalty Program with the $25 and $50 Tier. These members receive a new Exclusive Patron item every quarter. Become a Patron! A donation of any amount through PayPal or Pateron would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Ways to Donate (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/donations) Page This was episode #34, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Patrick E Craig.
Jun 24 2021
36 mins
Episode 33: Book Review - The Rhise of Light by Max B Sternberg
Welcome to Book Review - The Rhise of Light by Max B Sternberg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/33) Length: 28 minutes 21 seconds Joseph and Nina review The Rhise of Light, the debut novel written by Max B Sternberg, on today's podcast. Come join them as they delve into a world that brings a unique twist and interpretation to faith-based high fantasy. With emotional highs and lows, certain peril, dysfunction, and humor; tough questions are asked, and answers will come to light. You will also learn how to enter the contestest. The prize an autographed paperback copy of The Rhise of Light. Join Joseph Clay and Nina Turnipseed as they review this Christian Fantasy . The Book - The Rhise of Light Ebook (https://www.amazon.com/Rhise-Light-Book-Darkness-Overcome-ebook/dp/B08ZBB19BC/) Paperback (https://www.amazon.com/Rhise-Light-Book-Darkness-Overcome/dp/1736998919) Video Book Trailer (https://youtu.be/eOwJLhp48gQ) The Author – Max B Sternberg Website (https://maxbsternberg.com/) Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Max-B-Sternberg/e/B08ZDTNQJC%3F) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/maxbsternberg/) MeWe (https://mewe.com/i/maxbsternberg) Max B Sternberg on Spotlighting the Indie Author Podcast 32 - Author Chat with Max B Sternberg - Author of The Rhise Of Light (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/32) Spesial Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/maxbsternberg) Sponsors Indie Book and Author News in a Flash was brought to you by Chappell Graphix Email: chappellgraphix@gmail.com - Social Media - Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Chappell-Graphix-145085148882834) From a Publisher’s Perspective was brought to you by ThunderHorse Publishing (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/) Websites Mentioned in Today's Podcast The Writer - Blog: The pleasures and perils of prologues (https://www.writermag.com/improve-your-writing/fiction/the-pleasures-and-perils-of-prologues/) Past Podcasts Mentioned in Today's Podcast Book Review/Author Chat - Muerte - Death is What I Do by John W. Wood (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/9) Author Chat with Courtney Turcotte Bond - Author of Breathtaking (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/23) Book Review – Breathtaking by Courtney Turcotte Bond (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/24) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SpotlightingP) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 33 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/195-23-25) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 33: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Max B. Sternberg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/maxbsternberg) soundbites were pulled from Episode 32 - Author Chat with Max B Sternberg - Author of The Rhise Of Light (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/32) We Need Your Help Spotlighting the Indie Author does not charge the author to review their books. Heck, all our services are free to the participants and listeners. We depend on donations from our dedicated listeners, authors, and those who have the desire, like us, to shine the spotlight on Indie Authors. Donate Using PayPal -OR- Become a Patron. Tiers start at $8.00 and progress as follows - $15, $20, $25 and $50. Gifts at every level. Loyalty Program with the $25 and $50 Tier. These members receive a new Exclusive Patron item every quarter. Become a Patron! A donation of any amount through PayPal or Pateron would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Ways to Donate (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/donations) Page This was episode #33, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Jun 1 2021
28 mins
Episode 32: Author Chat with Max B Sternberg - Author of The Rhise Of Light
Welcome to Author Chat with Max B Sternberg - Author of The Rhise Of Light (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/32) Length: 30 minutes 52 seconds Who is Max B Sternberg? Max B Sternberg is a Believer, Husband, and Father ; who strives to live his life as best he can – in all areas – for Jesus. Max B Sternberg is also an Indie Author. His debut novel, a Christian Fantasy, The Rhise of Light is like no other, The tale will be released on June 1, 2021. Join Joseph Clay and Max Sternberg for an in depth author chat about The Rhise of Light, and the story behind the story. We will also find out more about Max during the author chat and in the 10 Off the Wall Questions segments. Do you know if Max would rather try and out swim a shark or out run a cheetah? Give the show a listen to find out this answer and more. Nina Turnipseed and Kelli Winkler will be co-hosting the show with Joseph. The Author – Max B Sternberg Website (https://maxbsternberg.com/) Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Max-B-Sternberg/e/B08ZDTNQJC%3F) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/maxbsternberg/) MeWe (https://mewe.com/i/maxbsternberg) Max B Sternberg on Spotlighting the Indie Author Spesial Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/maxbsternberg) The Book The Rhise Of Light (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08ZBB19BC/) Video Book Trailer (https://youtu.be/eOwJLhp48gQ) Sponsors 10 Off the Wall Questions was brought to you by Chappell Graphix Email: chappellgraphix@gmail.com - Social Media - Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Chappell-Graphix-145085148882834) Websites Mentioned in Today's Podcast Blue Letter Bible (https://www.blueletterbible.org/) Past Podcasts Mentioned in Today's Podcast Book Review/Author Chat - We’re all Liars…101 Ways to Live the Truth by Robert Biehn (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/7) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SpotlightingP) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 32 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/194-24-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 32: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Max B. Sternberg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/maxbsternberg) We Need Your Help Spotlighting the Indie Author does not charge the author to review their books. Heck, all our services are free to the participants and listeners. We depend on donations from our dedicated listeners, authors, and those who have the desire, like us, to shine the spotlight on Indie Authors. Donate Using PayPal -OR- Become a Patron. Tiers start at $8.00 and progress as follows - $15, $20, $25 and $50. Gifts at every level. Loyalty Program with the $25 and $50 Tier. These members receive a new Exclusive Patron item every quarter. Become a Patron! A donation of any amount through PayPal or Pateron would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Ways to Donate (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/donations) Page This was episode #32, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Max B Sternberg.
May 25 2021
30 mins
Episode 31: Book Review -  Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership by Dennis Mossburg
Welcome to Book Review - Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership by Dennis Mossburg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/31) Do you feel stuck in your leadership journey? Are you just going through the motions and calling it leadership? Does chaos seem to follow you, and even know your address? Do you lack communication skills on the job and/or at home. Will the book Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership by Dennis Mossburg, get you up to speed on the following. How to identify and end your toxic relationships - How to run your one on ones - How to give actionable feedback - How to build relationships with your followers - How to mentor your followers in minutes a week. Will this unique book that uses quotes from leaders from the past and present live up to its title. Join Joseph, Nina and Kelli as they review Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership by Dennis Mossburg. The Book - Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership Ebook (https://www.amazon.com/Reflections-Leadership-What-Leaders-About-ebook/dp/B08RCVDKCL/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0) Paperback (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1734470925) Remember, Reviewing and Rating a Book You Read, is Free to You, but Priceless to the Author. So please rate and review the book from the retailer that you purchased it from along with the sites mentioned below. Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/56488980-reflections-on-leadership) The Author – Dennis Mossburg Website (https://dennismossburg.com/) Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Dennis-Mossburg/e/B08T22MM3B) Grey Moose Leadership Group (https://www.facebook.com/Grey-Moose-Leadership-Group-LLC-106435471025117) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Grey-Moose-Leadership-Group-LLC-106435471025117) Twitter (https://twitter.com/dennis_mossburg) MeWe (https://mewe.com/i/dennismossburg) Dennis Mossburg on Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dennismossburgh) Episode 30 Author Chat with Dennis Mossburg - Author of Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/30) Sponsors Indie Book and Author News in a Flash was brought to you by Chappell Graphix Email: chappellgraphix@gmail.com - Social Media - Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Chappell-Graphix-145085148882834) Kelli Winkler Info Website (https://www.kelliwinklervoice.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/kelliwinklervoice/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Host Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SpotlightingP) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 31 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/193-23-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 31: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Dennis Mossburg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dennismossburgh) soundbites were pulled from Episode 30 - Author Chat with Dennis Mossburg - Author of Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/30) We Need Your Help Spotlighting the Indie Author does not charge the author to review their books. Heck, all our services are free to the participants and listeners. We depend on donations from our dedicated listeners, authors, and those who have the desire, like us, to shine the spotlight on Indie Authors. Donate Using PayPal -OR- Become a Patron. Tiers start at $8.00 and progress as follows - $15, $20, $25 and $50. Gifts at every level. Loyalty Program with the $25 and $50 Tier. These members receive a new Exclusive Patron item every quarter. Become a Patron! A donation of any amount through PayPal or Pateron would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #31, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Max B Sternberg.
May 15 2021
20 mins
Episode 30: Author Chat with Dennis Mossburg - Author of Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership
Welcome to Author Chat with Dennis Mossburg - Author of Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/30) Leadership, it's not just for managers. As our guest in today's show, Dennis Mossburg, an Independent author, states. "We all are leaders, even if we are only leading ourselves." During the Author Chat Dennis tells us a little about his background, education and training. The author also discusses how his unique book, Reflections on Leadership: What Leaders Say About Leadership came about. Dennis shares and gives examples of leadership and the techniques used in one on ones and how to give actionable feedback. Of course the show will lead off with Dennis answering Spotlighting the Indie Author’s 10 Off The Wall Questions. Joseph will conduct the author chat and 10 off the wall questions. Nina Turnipseed, Co-Host and Kelli Winkler Announcer will join Joseph and Dennis in this light hearted but highly informative show. The Author – Dennis Mossburg Website (https://dennismossburg.com/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dennismossburg) Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Dennis-Mossburg/e/B08T22MM3B) Grey Moose Leadership Group (https://www.facebook.com/Grey-Moose-Leadership-Group-LLC-106435471025117) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Grey-Moose-Leadership-Group-LLC-106435471025117) Twitter (https://twitter.com/dennis_mossburg) MeWe (https://mewe.com/i/dennismossburg) The Book Reflections of Leadership (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08RCVDKCL/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SpotlightingP) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 30 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/192-22-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 30: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Dennis Mossburg (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dennismossburgh) We Need Your Help Spotlighting the Indie Author does not charge the author to review their books. Heck, all our services are free to the participants and listeners. We depend on donations from our dedicated listeners, authors, and those who have the desire, like us, to shine the spotlight on Indie Authors. Donate Using PayPal -OR- Become a Patron. Tiers start at $8.00 and progress as follows - $15, $20, $25 and $50. Gifts at every level. Loyalty Program with the $25 and $50 Tier. These members receive a new Exclusive Patron item every quarter. Become a Patron! A donation of any amount through PayPal or Pateron would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #30, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Dennis Mossburg.
May 8 2021
46 mins
Episode 29: Author Chat with Tonya D. Bernard - Poet, Author and Blogger
Welcome to Author Chat with Tonya D. Bernard - Poet, Author and Blogger (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/29) We continue our celebration of Poetry month with an Author Chat with Tonya D Bernard. Tonya is a published Author, Poet, along with a Blogger plus a Wife, Mother and Child of God. Today Tonya will be reading 7 of her poems that are sure to touch one's soul. Tonya will also be chatting with Joseph about herself and her writing; along with answering Spotlighting the Indie Author's 10 off the Wall Questions. Come join Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay), Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) and Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) along with Tonya D. Bernard (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) for 50 minutes of fun, insights and poetry readings. The Poet – Tonya D. Bernard Blog - Passions Point (https://passionspoint.blogspot.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/passionspoint/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) - Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 29 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/191-21-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 29: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Tonya D Bernard (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #29, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Tonya D Bernard.
Apr 15 2021
50 mins
Episode 28: Book Review - Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry by Tilly McGill
Welcome to Book Review - Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry by Tilly McGill (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/28) For our first show celebrating poetry month we had an Author Chat with Tilly McGill author of Tempest of the Firefly. Today the crew of Spotlighting the Indie Author reviews the book. Tempest of the Firefly is filed with 54 poems that take the reader down a dark winding path...wait is that a glimmer of light at the end of the road. Join the Spotlighting the Indie Author crew, Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay), Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) and Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) to see if you agree with their assessment of Tilly's poetry collect. But wait that's not all. Tilly will be reading four poems from the predominately dark poetry found in Tempest of the Firefly The Book Tempest of the Firefly - EBook (https://amzn.to/3wr3fFg) - Paperback (https://amzn.to/31DeThS) Remember, Reviewing and Rating a Book You Read, is Free to You, but Priceless to the Author. Sites to review and or rate Tempest of the Firefly besides Amazon * Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/55209294-tempest-of-the-firefly) The Author – Tilly McGill Amazon Profile (https://amzn.to/3cEjWVJ) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/tilly.mcgill.firefly/) Book Cover Design (https://midnight-oil-musings.com/designs/) Author Chat with Tilly McGill - Author of: Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/27) Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tillymcgill) Other Books Mentioned in Todays Podcast Breathtaking (https://amzn.to/3wwpSbn) by Courtney Turcotte Bond - Book Review (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/24) - Author Chat (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/23) Make Pretend (https://amzn.to/31ROEEK) by Armand Rosamilia - Book Review (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/21) The Gettysburg Letter (https://amzn.to/3wAYLvG) by Patrick E Craig A Cabin in the Woods (https://amzn.to/3fM3yEG) by Marek Záhorec. Websites Mentioned in Today's Podcast ThunderHorse Publishing (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 28 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/190-20-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 28: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Tilly McGill (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tillymcgill) soundbites were pulled from Episode 27 - Author Chat with Tilly McGill - Author of: Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/27) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #28, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Apr 8 2021
28 mins
Episode 27: Author Chat with Tilly McGill  -  Author of: Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry
Welcome to Author Chat with Tilly McGill - Author of: Tempest of the Firefly - A Collection of Poetry (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/27) April is Poetry Month. Spotlighting the Indie Author starts off the month with a bang. Join us as we have an author chat with Tilly McGill. Tilly will read some poetry from her two published poetry collections. 1 from Whispers from a Firefly her first published collection. We will hear 2 poems from Tilly's latest release, Tempest of the Firefly, a collection of predominately dark poetry. Along with the readings and chat Tilly will participate in Spotlighting the Authors feature, 10 Off the Wall Questions. Come join us as we learn, In Darkness there is Light. Joseph will be joined by Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) The Author – Tilly McGill Amazon Profile (https://amzn.to/3cEjWVJ) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/tilly.mcgill.firefly/) Book Cover Design (https://midnight-oil-musings.com/designs/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tillymcgill) The Books Tempest of the Firefly - EBook (https://amzn.to/3wr3fFg) Paperback (https://amzn.to/31DeThS) Whispers from a Firefly - Paperback (https://amzn.to/31HMZRP) ********************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 27 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/189-19-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 27: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Guest: Tilly McGill (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tillymcgill) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #27, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Tilly McGill.
Apr 1 2021
29 mins
Episode 26: Book Review – Moon People The Journals of Lordiah  by Dixon Troyer
Welcome to Episode 26 Book Review – Moon People The Journals of Lordiah by Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/26) Today Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) and Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) review Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah an Amazon SCI-FI best seller written by Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer). Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah follows Lordiah and his daughter, who he abandoned at 5 years old, for her on protection. The two reunite in a most unusual way 20 years later. To keep Luna safe now, a trip to the moon is in order! Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah is Dixon Troyer's debut Novel. The author weaves conspiracy theories throughout this tale, which is filled with humor, action/adventure and surprises. If Satire is your candy, you won't want to miss out on the perilous tales of Lordiah and Luna. Well this book be as good as advertised, or is that a conspiracy theory. The Book - Moon People The Tales of Lordiah Paperback on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dUzWUO) eBook on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3uFTu5a) Remember Reviewing and Rating a Book You Read is Free to You, but Priceless to the Author. Sites to review and or rate Moon People The Tales of Lordiah besides Amazon * Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/54742485-moon-people) The Author – Dixon Troyer Website (http://moonpeoplebook.com/) Email: Moonpeoplebook@gmail.com Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/dixon_troyer_author/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/dixon.troyer) LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dixon-troyer1/) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/20550332.Dixon_Troyer) Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dRFu2f) The Author – Dixon Troyer on Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer) Episode 25 - Author Chat with Dixon Troyer - Author of Moon People The Journals of Lordiah (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/25) Sponsors From a Publishers Perspective segment sponsored by: ThunderHorse Publishing (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 26 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/188-18-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 26: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Dixon Troyers (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer) soundbites were pulled from Episode 25 - Author Chat with Dixon Troyer - Author of Moon People The Journals of Lordiah (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/25) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #26, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Mar 8 2021
22 mins
Episode 25: Author Chat with Dixon Troyer  -  Author of Moon People The Journals of Lordiah
Welcome to Author Chat with Dixon Troyer - Author of Moon People the Journals of Lordiah (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/25) Today Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) has an in-depth interview with Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer). What will they be discussing? Dixon Troyer’s debut Sci-Fi Novel, Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah. Dixon weaves conspiracy theories throughout this tale, which is filled with humor, action/adventure and surprises. What is the Novel about, besides conspiracy theories? Well here is a small sample. Lordiah has no option but to abandon his five year old daughter Luna, for her safety. The two reunite in a most unusual way 20 years later. To keep Luna safe now, a trip to the moon is in order. If Satire is your candy, you won't want to miss out on the perilous tales of Lordiah and Luna. Dixon will be discussing how Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah came about, the characters, and some of the conspiracy theories in the novel along with answering Spotlighting the Indie Author's 10 Off the Wall Questions. Joseph is joined by Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler). The Author – Dixon Troyer Website (http://moonpeoplebook.com/) Email: Moonpeoplebook@gmail.com Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/dixon_troyer_author/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/dixon.troyer) LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dixon-troyer1/) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/20550332.Dixon_Troyer) Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dRFu2f) The Book - Moon People The Tales of Lordiah Paperback on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dUzWUO) eBook on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3uFTu5a) Remember Reviewing and Rating a Book You Read is Free to You, but Priceless to the Author. Sites to review and or rate Moon People The Tales of Lordiah besides Amazon * Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/54742485-moon-people) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) - Podcast Notes Episode 25 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/185-15-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 25: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #25, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Dixon Troyer.
Mar 1 2021
42 mins
Episode 24: Book Review – Breathtaking by Courtney Turcotte Bond
Welcome to Episode 24 - Book Review – Breathtaking by Courtney Turcotte Bond (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/24) Breathtaking is Courtney Turcotte Bond's debut release. _Breathtaking _is a heart-wrenching coming-of-age story that fans of John Green and Nicholas Sparks will love. Here's the book blurb....To the outside world, Cara’s life seems perfect. The only one who knows the dark secrets inside her home is her best friend and next-door neighbor, Adam. Cara’s only escape is by writing and sharing her stories with him through their facing bedroom windows late at night. Just when everything seems to get better, Cara’s world shatters, causing her to spiral into a deep depression and writer’s block. Even though Adam promises her “everything will be okay,” she knows things will never be the same. As she clutches to the fractured wounds of the past, how will Cara ever be able to love or write again? Join the Spotlighting the Indie Author crew as they review this debut novel. Along with Joseph Clay's (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) and Nina Turnipseed's (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) review, we will also get Kelli Winkler's (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) and Christy Warren's (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/christywarren) thoughts on Breathtaking, The Book - Breathtaking Paperback on Amazon (https://amzn.to/379W21i) eBook on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3pazxiU) Breathtaking by Courtney Turcotte Bond can be found on all major online book retailers and local bookstores. The Author - Courtney Turcotte Bond Website (https://courtneyturcottebond.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/courtneyturcottebond/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/courtneyturcottebond) Twitter (https://twitter.com/courtney_t_bond) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/20522604.Courtney_Turcotte_Bond) Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/Courtney-Turcotte-Bond/e/B08CY78CJ9?) Blog - All the Everythings (https://alltheeverythings.com/) Candles and Poems - Pyr and Wit (https://www.etsy.com/shop/PyrAndWitCandles) Websites and Podcast Mentioned in Today's Show Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (https://www.cff.org/) Organ Donor Dot Gov (https://www.organdonor.gov/register.html?gclid=Cj0KCQiA962BBhCzARIsAIpWEL3R4loyJKALd3mBIq_FVUapWQ6VugvS2PWFMVLPla5mO3wFpoF4F6gaAnmYEALw_wcB) ThunderHorse Publishing (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/thps-recommended-reading-list/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 23 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/175-05-21) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 24: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Contributing Host: Christy Warren (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/christywarren) Specil Guest: Courtney Turcotte Bond (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/courtneyturcottebond) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #24, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Christy Warren.
Feb 17 2021
24 mins
Episode 23: Author Chat with Courtney Turcotte Bond  - Author of Breathtaking
Welcome to Author Chat with Courtney Turcotte Bond - Author of Breathtaking (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/23) Breathtaking is Courtney Turcotte Bond's debut release. Today in an in-depth author chat Courtney Turcotte Bond, an Indie author reveals how the book came about, the real people who inspired the novel, and some of the hidden secrets with in the tale. Oh Courtney also answers Spotlighting the Indie Author's 10 off the wall questions. This interview has something for those who have read Breathtaking, reading Breathtaking, or thinking about reading Breathtaking. We at Spotlighting the Indie Authour believes that everyone should read Breathtaking. Join Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) as he and Courtney discuss Breathtaking, a heart-wrenching coming-of-age story that fans of John Green and Nicholas Sparks will love. Joseph is joined by Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) and Kelli Winkler. (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) The Author – Courtney Turcotte Bond Website (https://courtneyturcottebond.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/courtneyturcottebond/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/courtneyturcottebond) Twitter (https://twitter.com/courtney_t_bond) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/20522604.Courtney_Turcotte_Bond) Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/Courtney-Turcotte-Bond/e/B08CY78CJ9?) Blog - All the Everythings (https://alltheeverythings.com/) Candles and Poems - Pyr and Wit (https://www.etsy.com/shop/PyrAndWitCandles) The Book - Breathtaking Paperback on Amazon (https://amzn.to/379W21i) eBook on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3pazxiU) Breathtaking by Courtney Turcotte Bond can be found on all major online book retailers and local bookstores. Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 23 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/175-05-21) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 23: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: CourtneyTurcotteBond (https://courtneyturcottebond.com/) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #23, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Courtney Turcotte Bond.
Feb 14 2021
42 mins
Episode 22: Author Chat with J.B. Lion Round II - The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity - Visual Edition
Welcome to Author Chat with J.B. Lion Round II - The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity - Visual Edition (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/22) We had an Author Chat with J.B. Lion back on Episode 11 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/11) and reviewed this excellent Paranormal tale of good verse evil on Episode 18 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/18). Today's chat is about The Book On Acid. The Visual Edition of the The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity! The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity challenges the moral and spiritual beliefs in all of us, as humans. A paranormal fantasy thriller full of suspense, plot twists, and elements of horror, similar to the Game of Thrones novel series. This gripping saga will appeal to traditional and graphic novel enthusiast alike with a visual novel concept designed to keep readers engaged until the very end. Join Joseph Clay as he and J.B. Lion discuss how the book became known as the Book on Acid, the art work, and the thought process behind this Gothic Fiction Visual Novel. Joseph is joined by Keli Winkler and Kay Douglass. The Author – J.B. Lion Website (https://www.jblion.com/) Email: jblion.seventhspark@gmail.com Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/the.seventhspark/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/seventhsparkofficial/) Twitter (https://twitter.com/SparkSeventh) YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOOz80g5qbFBquGNCCHWjOg) - The Seventh Spark - The Series - Video Trailer (https://youtu.be/QPmaY8KEmKE) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/18002726.J_B_Lion) Spotlighting the Indie Author Apperances * Episode 11: Author Chat with J.B. Lion Author of The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/11) * Episode 18: Book Review – The Seventh Spark: Volume One - The Knights of the Trinity by J.B. Lion (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/18) The Book - The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity Traditional Edition (eBook Only) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3tm0zHs) The Visual Edition (Paperback) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3r5i1xR) The Visual Edition (eBook) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3r3Z92c) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 22 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/173-03-21) Websites/Blogs/Episodes and Reference Links, mentioned in today’s podcast ThunderHorse Publishing * THP’s Recommended Reading List (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/thps-recommended-reading-list/) Books * Breathtaking (https://amzn.to/36rEM77) by Cortney Turcotte Bond Voices heard on Episode 22: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Announcer: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) Guest: J.B. Lion (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/jblion) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #22, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: J.B. Lion.
Feb 1 2021
36 mins
Episode 21: Book Review – Make Pretend by Armand Rosamilia
Welcome to Episode 21: Book Review – Make Pretend by Armand Rosamilia (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/21) Short Stories, fun to read hard to write. Make Pretend by Armand Rosamilia is filed with 21 short stories ranging from horror to crime thriller to science fiction, contemporary fiction to fantasy and more. They contain stories written a few days ago to one penned over forty years ago. Go ahead and read the stories in this collection and make pretend these stories aren't real, aren't fact, and aren't exposing the best and worst of humanity... Join Nina Turnipseed, Joseph Clay and Kelli Winkler along with Christy Warren as they review and award stars to this story collection. Did make pretend by Armand Rosamilia make the ThunderHorse Publishing Recommended Reading List? Did the book get enough stars to earn a round of applause, or will it get tossed out the window or flushed down the toilet? Join the Spotlighting the Indie Author crew to find out. Armand Rosamilia - The Author's Websites and Social Media Website (https://armandrosamilia.com/) Amazon Author Profile (https://amzn.to/2N2lU7X) Twitter (https://twitter.com/ArmandAuthor) Armand Rosamilia - The Book - Make Pretend Amazon (https://amzn.to/38HF4si) All of Armand Rosamilia's books can be found on Amazon Armand Rosamilia - The Podcast Project Entertainment Network (https://projectentertainmentnetwork.com/) Arm Cast Podcast (Apple) (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/arm-cast-podcast/id895123822) The Mando Project (Apple) (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-mando-method/id1151907430) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com - 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 21 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/171-01-21) Websites/Blogs/Episodes and Reference Links, mentioned in today’s podcast ThunderHorse Publishing * ThunderHorsePublishing’s Recommended Reading List (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/thps-recommended-reading-list/) Voices heard on Episode 21: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Contributing Host: Christy Warren (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/christywarren) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #21, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Christy Warren.
Jan 15 2021
27 mins
Episode 20: (Bonus Show #2) - Mission: Christmas Traditions - Spotlighting the Indie Author Christmas Celebration
Welcome to Episode 20: Bonus Show #2 - Mission: Christmas Traditions (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/20) Mission: Christmas Traditions is a light hearted skit about Santa's brother Joe Claus and his wife Nina Claus. Their mission from Bro Santa...visit two special people chosen by Santa to weigh in on the nagging Christmas questions that haunt all of us. Is the first Die Hard a Christmas Movie? What is the all-time best Christmas Cartoon, Movie and more? Plus find out what the Christmas Traditions of these two chosen people are and determine if some of the traditions of yester year need to be brought back. Mission: Christmas Traditions uses a mixture of story themes from classic Christmas songs, stories, cartoons and movies. The format is that of a classic radio show right down to the corny sound effects, headphone or buds are recommended. Join the Spotlighting the Indie Author crew as they hope to spread a little cheer and laughter to each and everyone who are listening. The Authors/Bloggers/Books Avery Sterling - Website (https://averysterlingauthor.com/) - Book - The Cardinalis Code (https://amzn.to/3hbPVx0) John W. Wood - Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/John-W-Wood/e/B073J3CTDR/) - Book - Muerte - Death, It's What I Do (https://amzn.to/38mwhKI) J.B. Lion - Website (https://www.jblion.com/) - Book - The Seventh Spark - Knights of the Trinity: Volume One (https://amzn.to/3rpbNcW) Tonya (Passion) - Blog (https://passionspoint.blogspot.com/) Raymond Arroyo - Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Raymond-Arroyo/e/B001IGV6BW/) - Book - The Spider Who Saved Christmas (https://amzn.to/35FO0wK) Spotlighting the Indie Author Episodes/Special Guest Profiles Avery Streling - Book Review/Author Chat – The Cardinalis Code by Avery Sterling (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/13) - Special Guest Profile (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/averysterling) John W. Wood - Book Review/Author Chat - Muerte - Death is What I Do by John W. Wood (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/9) - Special Guest Profile (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/johnwwood) J.B. Lion - Author Chat with J.B. Lion Author of The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/11) - Book Review – The Seventh Spark: Volume One - The Knights of the Trinity by J.B. Lion (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/18) - Special Guest Profile (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/jblion) Raymond Arroyo - Book Review – The Spider Who Saved Christmas by Raymond Arroyo - Illustrations by Randy Gallegos (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/19) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Phone: (615) 750-5987 Nashville, TN. MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 20 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/170-49-20) Voices heard on Episode 20: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Kelli Winkler - Website (https://www.kelliwinklervoice.com/) - Spotlighting the Indie Author Profile (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Avery Sterling (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/averysterling) Christy Warren (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/christywarren) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. You can also help us by partnering with us on Patreon, that link can be found at the bottom of the page. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #20, a 2020 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guests: Avery Sterling and Christy Warren.
Dec 23 2020
49 mins
Episode 19: Book Review – The Spider Who Saved Christmas by Raymond Arroyo - Illustrations by Randy Gallegos
Welcome to Episode 19: Book Review – The Spider Who Saved Christmas by Raymond Arroyo - Illustrations by Randy Gallegos (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/19) We all know about the Grinch who stole Christmas, but did you about the Spider who saved Christmas? Yes Raymond Arroyo the author uses a spider to rekindle an ancient legend, that cast a new light on the story we thought we knew. The Spider who Saved Christmas spins the enchanting faith-filled tale of Nephila, a cave-dwelling spider who plays a pivotal role central to the Christmas story. This instant classic reveals the origin of Christmas tinsel and reminds us that hope can always be found even in dark places where we least expect it. Join Nina Turnipseed as she reviews this incredible story of courage and love; proving that we all are here for a reason. Nina is joined by Joseph Clay and Kay Douglass. The Author – Raymond Arroyo Website (http://www.raymondarroyo.com/) Amazon Author Profile (https://www.amazon.com/Raymond-Arroyo/e/B001IGV6BW/) The Book - The Spider Who Saved Christmas Amazon (https://amzn.to/35FO0wK) All of Raymond Arroyo’s books can be found on Amazon Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Phone: (615) 750-5987 Nashville, TN. MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 19 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/169-48-20) Websites/Blogs/Episodes and Reference Links, mentioned in today’s podcast ThunderHorse Publishing * THP’s Recommended Reading List (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/thps-recommended-reading-list/) * Website (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/) * MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/thunderhorsepublishing) * Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ThunderHorsePublishing/) * Twitter (https://twitter.com/CorralMagazine) Episodes * Episode 16: Book Review Double Header – Lucy's Mask by Lisa Sirkis Thompson and The Noise in the Woods by Jim Hartsell (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/16) Voices heard on Episode 19: Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Co-Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Announcer: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #19, a 2020 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Dec 15 2020
12 mins
Episode 18: Book Review  – The Seventh Spark:  Volume One - The Knights of the Trinity by J.B. Lion
Welcome to Book Review – The Seventh Spark: Volume One - The Knights of the Trinity by J.B. Lion (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/18) The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity is a story of good versus evil. This tale challenges the moral and spiritual beliefs in all of us, as humans. A paranormal fantasy thriller full of suspense, plot twists, and elements of horror, similar to the Game of Thrones novel series. This gripping saga will appeal to traditional and graphic novel enthusiast alike with a visual novel concept designed to keep readers engaged until the very end. The tale is told from the eyes of the Knights of the Trinity, warriors of the almighty. These 12 angles are from the third realm of heaven. They are the chosen twelve beings that are the guardians of men…well when they are not fighting amongst themselves Join Joseph Clay as he reviews this Gothic Fiction Novel. Joseph is joined by Keli Winkler and Kay Douglass. The Author – J.B. Lion J.B. Lion Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/jblion) Episode 11: Author Chat with J.B. Lion Author of The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/11) Website (https://www.jblion.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/the.seventhspark/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/seventhsparkofficial/) The Book - The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity The Seventh Spark - The Series - Video Trailer (https://youtu.be/PoHGbPJd4D8) Traditional Novel (eBook Only) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3mpidWL) The Visual Novel (Paperback Only) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/2KJXqiE) The Visual Novel (Segments/Chapters) on Amazon (https://amzn.to/39uN6W6) Websites/Blogs/Episodes and Reference Links, mentioned in today’s podcast ThunderHorse Publishing * THP’s Recommended Reading List (https://thunderhorsepublishing.com/thps-recommended-reading-list/) Books * Make Pretend (https://amzn.to/2VisOXy) by Armand Rosamilia * Moon People: The Journal of Lordiah (https://amzn.to/3o86MTJ) by Dixon Troyer Episodes * Bonus Show #1- Spreading the Holiday Cheer with Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/17) * Episode 9: Book Review/Author Chat - Muerte - Death is What I Do by John W. Wood (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/9) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Phone: (615) 750-5987 Nashville, TN. MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 18 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/168-47-20) Voices heard on Episode 18: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Announcer: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #18, a 2020 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Dec 1 2020
27 mins
Episode 17: (Bonus Show #1) - Spreading the Holiday Cheer
Welcome to Episode 17: Bonus Show #1- Spreading the Holiday Cheer with Spotlighting the Indie Author. (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/17) What does the title of this show “Spreading the Holiday Cheer” have to do with the listeners? Well let me tell you. Since it's hard to travel to visit our families and pick up the presents we wanted to do something special for everyone who listens to us. So, what did we come up with? Spotlighting the Indie Author decided, that we would offer, the listeners a chance to participate in our Christmas Show, Spotlighting the Indie Author Christmas Celebration, airing on December 21, 2020 our last show of the year. Joe and Kay will explain how any listener can join us in spreading the Holiday Cheer and Magic. Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Phone: (615) 750-5987 Nashville, TN. MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 17 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/167-46-20) Voices heard on Episode 17: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Announcer: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #17, a 2020 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Nov 26 2020
6 mins
Episode 16: Book Review Double Header – Lucy's Mask by Lisa Sirkis Thompson and The Noise in the Woods by Jim Hartsell
Welcome to Episode 16: Book Review Double Header – Lucy's Mask by Lisa Sirkis Thompson and The Noise in the Woods by Jim Hartsell (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/16) With the Holidays coming up we spend a lot of time with family. A great way to occupy the little ones is to read to them or have a great book they can read. This week we review two children's book that will do just that. Lucy's Mask by Lisa Sirkis Thompson, Illustrated by John Thompson is an illustrated Children’s book about Lucy who loves mask. Not knowing here mom isn't making any old mask but one that will help her be a hero, she gets excited. So if your kids are confused and anxious about wearing a mask, this is great tale for them as Lucy gives some insight how fun wearing mask can be. The Author – Lisa Sirkis Thompson Amazon Author Page (https://www.amazon.com/Lisa-Sirkis-Thompson/e/B088TBJDQQ?) The Book - Lucy's Mask Amazon (https://amzn.to/357VVmm) The Noise in the Woods by Jim Hartsell, Illustrated by A.B. Walker is also an illustrated children's book. This tale is about two kids, a boy and girl who visit their grandparents who live in the woods at the foot of the mountains. When the two hear a noise their imaginations begin to run wild as they try and guess what's in the woods. The Author – Jim Hartsell Website (https://housemountainviews.com/) Author's Guild of Tennessee (https://authorsguildoftn.org/authors/jim-hartsell/) Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/author/jimhartsell) The Book - The Noise in the Woods Amazon (https://amzn.to/2IhwDZG) Join Joseph Clay and Kelli Winkler as they review Lucy's Mask by Lisa Sirkis Thompson and The Noise in the Woods by Jim Hartsell. Will these illustrated kid's books cut the mustard or rip the loaf bread apart like trying to spread cold peanut butter? Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Phone: (615) 750-5987 Nashville, TN. Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog - Podcast Notes Episode 16 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/165-44-20) Websites/Blogs/Episodes and Reference Links, mentioned in today’s podcast Episodes * Episode 11: Author Chat with J.B. Lion Author of The Seventh Spark: Volume One – Knights of the Trinity (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/11) Voices heard on Episode 16: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Announcer/Co-Host Sub/Voice Over Talent: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) . Announcer: Kay Douglass (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kaydouglass) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, as we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #16, a 2020 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast.
Nov 15 2020
24 mins

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