With the deterioration of her mother’s health, Tamara doesn’t know where to turn for answers or solace. What has her family been hiding? Why does she feel inexplicably drawn to the Azellians? What will happen if she unleashes her long-suppressed passion? Will she survive or even recognize herself afterwards? Wanting answers, yet being afraid of what she might find, Tamara wonders if it would be better to remain asleep.
career. It is much more feasible now than it used to be before the advent of the
#2 – What was the hardest part of your writing process? Getting enough confidence in
myself to put my writing out there. The writing process itself has always come easily for
me. My books just wrote themselves. Letting other people read them…that was the
#3 – Did you have any one person who helped you out with your writing (outside of your
family)? There are several people who contributed to me personally in getting confident
enough to actually publish, but in regards to the writing only, my editor, Donna
Mazzitelli, has been hugely helpful. Critical, even. I would not be where I am without
#4 – What is next for your writing? More books. I have 6 fully written books and several
more in various stages of the process. I build a culture and a world and I have lots to
share on it…
#5 – Do you have an addiction to reading as well as writing? If so, what are you currently
reading? Absolutely. I am a voracious reader who will read just about anything I can get
my hands on: historical fiction, science fiction, fantasy, paranormal romance, urban
fantasy, history (if well written and not boring academic treatises), biographies. Right
now, I am reading a historical book on Richard III.
Describe Your Book in 1 Tweet: (two options fr you)
Like your romance otherworldly? #alawahea
Romance with a sci-fi twist #alwahea
This or That?
#1 - iPod or Mp3? Ipod…Apple is the only way to go.
#2 – Chocolate or Vanilla? Vanilla with chocolate swirls
#3 – Mashed Potatoes or French Fries? French Fries. Mmm yummy
#4 – Comedy or Drama? Drama, but dramedy is more fun
#5 – Danielle Steel or Nicholas Sparks? Do I have to choose?
#6 – Fantasy or Reality? Fantastic Reality
#7 – Call or Text? Text, baby.
#8 – Public School or Home School? Public school
#9 – Coffee or Hot Chocolate? Hot chocolate
#10 – eBook or Paperback? Depends. Ebooks are too easy to ignore.