How Depression Affects Relationships and What to Do About It

How you deal with your depression may very well decide whether your relationship will end before the depression does. One study showed how major depression leads to negative life events such as divorce. Not only that, but your spouse may become depressed, too, as they struggle to manage things you aren’t able to do because […]

How I Cope With Depression & Anxiety

Hello there everyone! You guys have read a lot of different posts from me. I mostly post book reviews, author interviews and personal writing blog posts about my own work as an author. That’s what you’ve come to know about me over the years, but one thing you may have noticed as well is that […]

What Is Depression? (Guest Post with BetterHelp)

Hello there everyone. This is Anthony Avina. I am honored to be working with BetterHelp on this guest post regarding depression. I am a huge advocate for mental health awareness, and I hope this will be the first of many guest posts working with this amazing company to bring awareness to these very serious topics […]

Interview with Authors John Mondragon and Kelly Alblinger 

*NOTE: In this interview, JM refers to author John Mondragon, and KA refers to author Kelly Alblinger* 1) Tell us a little bit about yourself. How did you get into writing? JM:  I’m an American-Palestinian husband/father of 2 beautiful boys, currently living in Maui, HI. I’m the youngest of the boys and I wasn’t very […]

Interview with Author Proto Dagg

1) Tell us a little bit about yourself. How did you get into writing?   I’ve pretty much always loved reading and writing. I wrote spec screenplays for a while.  While I won a contest and got an agent, I still didn’t sell anything.  Never-the-less, screenwriting taught me the importance of developing your characters while keeping […]

Interview with Author Devi Nina Bingham 

1,) Tell us a little bit about yourself. How did you get into writing? One of my fondest memories from childhood was an “ah ha” writing moment. My 4th grade teacher chose my story for the class reading circle, but she didn’t tell the class I’d written it. At the end she revealed one of […]

Blood Bound (Youkai Bloodlines Book 3) by Courtney Maguire Review

A heartbreaking breakup between two immortals sends one on a quest to find comfort and warmth among humanity while the other struggles to keep the peace between their people and those they’ve made peace with in author Courtney Maguire’s “Blood Bound”, the third book in the Youkai Bloodlines series.

Press Release: The Clash Inside Me by John Mondragon with Kelly Albinger

John Mondragon is the co-author of the new young adult novel, The Clash Inside Me, which he wrote with Kelly Albinger. The novel features a young man who is struggling with a complicated mental health disorder: dissociative identity disorder (DID), also known as multiple personality disorder. When a murder takes place in the area, the […]

Interview with Author and Podcaster Alan McGill

1) Tell us a little bit about yourself. How did you get into writing? My father was a third-generation coal miner who grew up in a small town in rural Pennsylvania. My father told humorous stories about life in a coal mining town involving various antics he was involved in as a child. He was […]