OFF THE WALL
Writing Community Updates
Off the Wall is our page to highlight authors, writers, and poets of The Writing Wall Podcast (Seasons 1-7). Follow these great authors on social media to learn more about their stories. What is your story?
OFF THE WALL READS
Check out these page-turners from our Podcast & Learn more about the Authors behind the stories.
WYNTER OF WOLVES &
WYNTER OF WOLVES THE SEVEN
B.D. West is a North Carolina indie author who writes some shapeshifting good fiction. Pick up Wynter of Wolves and Wynter of Wolves The Seven today on Amazon. Check out her YouTube link below for more.
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Brandon D. Henry
Our first Writer of the Week author, Brandon D. Henry of Instagram recently released his book, The Gothic available on Amazon. Look for his article in our blog section & follow Brandon D. Henry on IG @author.brandon.d.henry for more chills, thrills, and haunting tales.
DESPAIR SPARE ME NOT
Katrinia R Lippolis
Have a look at Katrina R. Lippolis' poetry in her latest book Despair, Spare Me Not. Katrina has published two other poetry books, and is featured as a Writer of the Week on our blog. Catch her on Twitter @kitkatpoetess & IG @kitkatnovelista.
POETRY OF ALOHA
Former Writer of the Week & poet Stephen Carbon has his book, Poetry of Aloha available on Amazon. You can also read all about Stephen, his book, & his band on our blog. Find Poetry Aloha on Twitter @poetryaloha & on IG using the same handle.
LOVE, ON THE ROCKS
Scottish Indie Author Elsie McArthur recently released her latest novel Love, On the Rocks. You can learn more about this story, Elsie, & her first book The Back Up Plan, on our blog & podcast. Follow Elsie on Twitter @ElsieMcArthor and on IG @elsiemcarthor.author.
"Like learning new words? dive into Logopoeia by Malcolm Whitby. It’s a collection of words from around the world with poetry based on their description of the indescribable. it's magic on paper, the dance of intellect. can you figure out their meanings hidden within these poems." Visit the blog to learn more about Malcolm & follow him on Twitter @iammalicool & IG using the same handle.
DEATH BY MIDNIGHT
"A teen genius. A Russian terrorist. Can she save her family before time runs out?" Find out in author Nicole Nadeau's book, the first in a series. Visit this Writing Corner Wednesday scribes article on our blog too. Follow indie author Nicole Nadeau on social media for more.
THE OPPOSITE OF FAMOUS
Susan McNabb worked on thousands of jobs as a model, actor, and extra, as an assistant to casting, wardrobe, makeup, and finally, to Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. Single well into her forties, McNabb rubbed elbows and other body parts with scores of interesting men, including Jerry Seinfeld for eight rocky years. Read her latest memoir The Opposite of Famous to learn more.
A SEASON TO AVENGE
Russ J. Taylor
Crime thrillers will love this new page-turner by Russ J. Taylor, our Writing Corner Wednesday author. Catch his article on our blog and check out his book available on Amazon.
An intense and groundbreaking crime thriller about a retired cop turned vigilante who will stop at nothing to hunt down the killer of his best friend’s son.
A TWILIGHT REEL STORIES
Michael Amos Cody
Each of these twelve stories in A Twilight Reel chronicles a transformation-loss, self-discovery, and renewal among the inhabitants of the fictional town of Runion, NC. These narrative threads are masterfully woven into the tapestry that is A Twilight Reel-a book full of surprises, dark fears, and unexpected humor, that echoes and distills the travails of any people, in any place
Deena Zheng is in over her head. With her father’s mounting medical bills, a townhome in disrepair, and more stress than one person should bear, she does all that she can do to stay afloat. Out of options and desperate to pull her family out of the red, she must get out of her comfort zone and accept a nanny position with her firm’s notoriously impossible client or risk her family’s livelihood.
See through the eyes of eight individuals tied to one single day that will forever change all of their lives. This book by Tim Anders is available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle formats.
A long time ago, a meteorite fell in the middle of a hurricane killing several researchers from the National Hurricane Center, and swallowing up the entire storm.
While investigating the incident, scientists experimented with the remains of the space rock, discovering that it had the capacity to manipulate hurricanes or any other natural phenomenon, including the earth's subsurface.
THE THINGS WE KEEP
Julee Balko is a freelance writer. The Things We Keep is her debut novel. She began writing The Things We Keep after her mother passed away because she was thrust into a world of grief that no one talks about.
What would you keep of your mother’s after she dies? What secrets would you keep from your family? Serena is dealing with these questions while balancing grief, a scientific career, motherhood, and not hating her spouse.
BELLS FOR ELI
Susan Beckham Zurenda
Bells for Eli is Adeline (Delia) Green’s first-person narrative of her relationship with her first cousin Ellison (Eli) Winfield throughout their childhood into their young adult lives. The novel opens in 1978 in Green Branch, SC, with Delia appearing inert from an unknown sorrow.
The story then flashes back to 1959 when Eli drinks Red Devil Lye, the chemical his father used to blow up balloons for Eli’s third birthday celebration, and negligently left in a Coca-Cola bottle.
Eli’s accident changes the trajectory of both his and Delia’s lives as he emerges, physically and psychologically, a severely damaged boy. In part because of Eli’s accident, the cousins grow unusually close during the 1960s and '70s, against the backdrop of small-town South Carolina.
FLIGHT OF THE SPARK
Evelyn Puerto is the award-winning Beyond the Rapids & the first two books of the Outlawed Myth series, Flight of the Spark, Flicker of the Flame, & Sting of the Scorpion.
An ancient prophecy, now an outlawed myth. A forbidden love, that could be deadly. A young girl, who never suspected that those who promised safety were her deadliest enemies.
THE KIMONO TATTOO
“Silk unravels. A tattoo is forever.
Layer by layer the truth is revealed.”
Rebecca Copeland is a writer of fiction and literary criticism and a translator of Japanese literature. Her stories travel between Japan and the American South and touch on questions of identity, belonging, and self-discovery.
THE SEEDS OF LOVE
Tyler Wittkofsky is a multi-genre author, blogger, award-winning marketing and communications professional, and fierce mental health advocate from the southern coast of North Carolina. Tyler is also the founder of the indie-press Tea with Coffee Media, and our Season 5 and 6 Partner.
Clay Dabrowski is a recent college graduate who has his life planned out. He knows what he wants to do in life and embarks on those goals with the support of his family and friends. But when he meets the fiery red-haired Bailey Childe, she suddenly shifts all of his priorities
Author John Ryland lives in Northport, Alabama where he enjoys writing poetry, short stories, and longer works. His latest work titled Peripheral is about his character Camille Powers.
When Camille hits her head in a seemingly harmless fall, she finds herself in a strange world between life and death. Visit the link to learn more about John Ryland & Peripheral.
THE HABITS OF SQUIRRELS
In this charming, thoughtful meditation on all of life’s journeys, Brian Livingston finds humor, grace, and sunburn on one of the country’s great hikes. Follow Brian on social media, visit his website, & check out The Habits of Squirrels.
Brian was also our Season 5 Podcast Sponsor