Archives for September 2014

3 Vital Questions to Build Website Impact

10-Weeks-of-Technology-Tour-Banner-smThe latest post in my 10 Weeks of Technology Blog Tour appears on D'vorah Lansky's site: 3 Vital Questions to Build Website Impact. Please stop by and leave a comment!

Author Interview with PaTrisha-Anne Todd

PaTrisha-Anne-ToddPaTrisha-Anne Todd, author and speaker combines her unique personal development methodology for creating a positive mind-set for success in life with business savvy.

She helps creative people particularly authors, coaches, entrepreneurs and actors to create a lifestyle they dream of, and how to build a thriving business.

She is a master NLP practitioner, an accredited Fellow coach and mentor, an award winning author and an international motivational speaker.

Her book 7 Power Steps To Success; the road map to change your life for ever,  is just one in a series of books. She is also the creator of the ‘Six Step Coaching Model’ a coaching program used by coaches and entrepreneurs around the world who desire to build a profitable business.

You can contact PaTrisha-Anne at

Enjoy the interview!



Mary Interviews Me

I greatly enjoyed being interviewed by Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour, author of Night's Vampire Trilogy, on my books and writing journey. I interviewed her recently. Be sure to listen to both, leave comments and share with your friends.

Author Interview: Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour

I had the privilege of interviewing Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour about her writing journey, especially her Night's Vampire Trilogy.

Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour

Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour

Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour is an award winning author living in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Her childhood dream was to become a great Canadian novelist. She attended Mohawk College and the University of Waterloo, and earned a Freelance Journalism Certificate, after which she wrote articles and a short story column for the Brantford Expositor.

Mary has published four collections of poetry, a collection of short stories, a biography, and the Night’s Vampire Trilogy – Night’s Gift, Night’s Children, and Night’s Return. She is the owner of Cavern of Dreams Publishing, and also edits and publishes books for other aspiring authors.

You can contact Mary and check out her books at: or

1. Tell us a bit about your success journey. How and why did you start writing?

2. What sort of poetry do you write? Do you follow the same trend with your short stories? What about your serial mysteries?

3. How did you come up with the idea for Night's Vampire Trilogy?

4. How does your story differ from other vampire stories? What would make me want to read Night's Vampire Trilogy?

5. Who are your main characters–their backgrounds and why people fall in love with them?

6. What was the hardest part about writing this series, and do you plan on continuing the story?

7. Who do you think your ideal readers would be?

8. What is your feedback on the trilogy so far?

9. What advice do you have for new or old writers?

10. Where can readers find your books?

Night's Gift

Night's Gift

Night's Children

Night's Children

Night's Return

Night's Return

Interview by Gudrun Frerichs

I had the privilege of being interviewed on the subject of writing in general and Second Death in specific by Gudrun Frerichs. Here’s the audio: