I've followed Alexandra's journey for just over a year, and in that time have had nothing but total respect and inspiration from her. A talented writer, creator and podcaster. She continues to inspire me with her ambition and mad baking skills. Seriously though... the cupcakes are delicious.
Take a minute and devour her interview.
1. What inspired you to write your debut novel, “Tangled in...
As a fan of Jenna's for the past few years, it's been so exciting watching her growth and journey on Youtube. She hands out great advice, sarcasm, and life lessons through a "no shits" given attitude. She obviously hasn't just resonated with a few people, as she has garnered massive success with over 125k+ subscribers on her Youtube channel.
My debut novel actually started out as a ridiculous script I wrote in high school based off Snoopy vs. The Red Baron. My dad and I made a home movie, then another, then five, then an improvised audio book, then a few short stories, and finally an outline for a novel. It evolved a lot in that time. Incidentally, that outline isn't even the one I used in...
My work in progress is the direct result of all the stars aligning in just the perfect way. My novel "To Market, To Market" resulted from a horror series "Haunt Patch" I started on my YouTube channel where I tell original ghost stories using dares from my audience. When 'grocery store' won for the setting of my story I dreamed up a market for hags much...
I'm thrilled to have Madeline take part in the Meet the Author series ft. 20 Questions.
She's incredibly talented, driven and already a published author whose not even 20 years old yet! Crazy, right? Make sure to check out her Twitter, she provides daily motivation, inspiration and hilarity throughout the day about the challenges of being a writer.
A fellow Albertan!! I discovered Denise through a tweet about her new novel. I was intrigued, and read through it that week. Needless to say it was GREAT!
You need to check it out if you love thrillers, suspense or just good old fashion supernatural elements. If thrillers aren't your thing, she just released an incredible poetry collection about Sobriety. It's raw, emotional, and beautiful.