An Interview with Sharon D. Ballentine, Author of A Look Behind Lightning

Sharon D. Ballentine started reading at an early age and always knew she wanted to write. But it wasn't until her junior year in college that she took a fiction-writing class and a poetry writing class. She claims her first short story was crap but went on to publish two poems in college. Sharon graduated from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville and University of Houston. She retired as a college professor. Sharon currently lives in Houston, Texas with her family. A Look Behind Lightning is her debut novel.

An Interview with Jennifer Butenas, Author of A Family Walk

Jennifer Butenas taught early elementary school before choosing to stay at home and raise her three children.  She has a Masters in Education with specializations in Curriculum, Instruction and Literacy. Currently she resides in southern New Hampshire where, in addition…

Reader Views Literary Awards – Finalists Announced!

READER VIEWS REVIEWERS CHOICEANNUAL LITERARY AWARDS 2019-2020 Reader Views Literary Awards Finalists Announcement! THE FINALISTS HAVE BEEN DECIDED! Note: This is an alphabetical listing only - Category placements, Special and Sponsored Awards, Regional and Global Awards will be announced MARCH…