Author Interviews

7 January 2021

How angels can help you improve your relationship with money by Amanda Hart

During this time of unprecedented uncertainty, we’ve all been challenged and many of us, financially. Through it all though, I’ve witnessed the remarkable gifts that angels of wealth have brought ...

7 January 2021

How podcasts have inspired my writing by Cynthia Murphy, author of Last One To Die

I adore a good podcast. I first discovered them when I was having trouble sleeping - I’m your classic overthinker - and over the last few years, rather than lie ...

5 January 2021

Make the best of a bad job: Make your job work for you by Gill Hasson, author of Career Finder

Stuck in a job that you don’t like but resigned to the fact that now may not a good time to search for a new one? The good news is ...

5 January 2021

Five tips for Shamanic journeying from Sarah Negus, author of Modern Day Shaman

As her new book, “Modern Day Shaman: Find A Deeper Connection With Life” is published, Sarah Negus shares with us five tips for starting your own practice of shamanic journeying. ...

4 January 2021

10 Things I'd like my readers to know about me by L. M. Allen

Indie author L. M. Allen has just published Lay Me Bare, the first in a planned trilogy of erotic romance novels that dare to break with the tired conventions of ...
4 January 2021

10 Things I'd like my readers to know about me by Siobhan Curham

I’m a university drop-out – I’d always dreamed of being a writer as a kid, so going to uni to study English Literature seemed like a natural stepping stone into ...

31 December 2020

My plans for 2021 by Evie Grace, author of The Smuggler's Wife

The year 2020 was a painful and frustrating reminder to many of us that even the best laid plans can be wrecked by unforeseen circumstances. Although I’ve had dark moments ...

23 December 2020

A Craven Christmas: Author Mike Craven takes us through his five festive family traditions!

Whether you're a massive fan of Christmas, an average lover of the holiday, or a Scrooge, everyone has at least one festive tradition, right? From films to food, Mike Craven, author ...
18 December 2020

How to manifest your best year for 2021 by Joanna Hunter, founder of My Million Dollar Experiment

As we get ready to say goodbye to 2020, now is the perfect time to start thinking about our intentions for the new year, and what we want to manifest.  ...

18 December 2020

Money is a dirty word by Adele Parks, author of Just My Luck

I am old school, I don’t like talking about money. My parents said that was crass. However, I’m certain the only reason they didn’t mention that talking about sex is ...

18 December 2020

From producing, to driving buses to writing children's books

Meet Sonia Beldom, the 57 year old from North London who went from producing TV shows such as “An Idiot Abroad” with Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington and Stephen Merchant to ...

18 December 2020

10 Things I'd like my readers to know about me by Lesley Sanderson, author of The Birthday Weekend

I was born in The Bishop’s Avenue - aka Millionaire’s Row in Hampstead. It was a nursing home converted from a house formerly owned by Gracie Fields. I loved to ...

15 December 2020

Five hacks to make smarter life changing decisions by Julia Shalet

It’s coming up for January and we’re getting ready to make decisions about the year ahead, so how do you make a decision that’s right for you? Are you thinking ...

14 December 2020

Jess Glaisher shares the inspiration for hew new audiobook Dear Lina

When I started writing Dear Lina in 2016, I was 29. I had recently come out and I was thinking about the future. Brexit and the election of Trump in ...

10 December 2020

Five challenges parents face today in raising teens by Marc Fienberg

If raising young kids was a puzzle to you, then raising teens is the Rubik’s Cube of parenting: it’s practically impossible to solve unless you know the tricks. Here’s some ...

10 December 2020

10 Things I'd like my readers to know about me by Ella Carey, author of Secret Shores

When I was a student, my English literature lecturer suggested we all skip one week of university and go and sit at the Adelaide Writer’s Festival. It’s one of the ...

10 December 2020

How I spent my lockdown by Deborah Masson, author of Out For Blood

Being asked to write about how I spent lockdown isn’t a scenario I would’ve ever believed possible this time last year. To me, the word lockdown back then was a ...

9 December 2020

Female First Exclusive: Author Alex Dahl reveals the cover of her new book Cabin Fever

Author Alex Dahl has kindly selected Female First to reveal the cover of her new book Cabin Fever. Hauntingly dark, with the sinister byline ’As her therapist you know her darkest ...

8 December 2020

10 Things to celebrate in 2020 by Naomi Watasa Lumutenga and Taaya Griffith

On 11th August 2020 Joe Biden audaciously named California’s Senator, Kamala Harris, a daughter of immigrants (Professor Donald Harris from Jamaica and Shyamala Gopalan, a scientist and activist from India), ...

8 December 2020

Seven things you should know about astrologers by Annie Botticelli

Astrology is an amazing art and science that is as old as any culture with written historical records and likely precedes even those. Its usage spans from the purely predictive, ...

7 December 2020

What I Did During Lockdown 2.0 – by author and NHS junior doctor Roopa Farooki

During the first UK Lockdown, from March 2020, I was working as a frontline NHS junior doctor, in A&E and the acute medical wards. I caught Covid, I was worried ...

7 December 2020

10 Things I'd like my readers to know about me by Jessica Stone, author of Craving London

1. I never wanted to write a tell-all memoir. When I lived in London, I started a blog about food. Gradually, I began weaving in lessons about love. But I ...

7 December 2020

Here's how to lose weight without sticking to one boring diet by Professor Michael Gleeson

Professor Michael Gleeson, a world authority on exercise, metabolism and nutrition - and author of new weight loss book, The Pick ‘n Mix Diet tells us what we need to ...