New Interviews
NOTE: New interviews will be posted on FMAM on the first day of each month. Interviews will be kept on the website for one year.


1 /August/ 2017

Interview with Award-winning Mystery Author Theresa Varela

Award-winning Puerto Rican author Theresa Varela was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. She is the recipient of International Latino Book Awards for Covering the Sun with My Hand in 2015 and Nights of Indigo Blue: A Daisy Muñiz Mystery in 2016.

Dr. Varela holds a PhD in Nursing Research and Theory Development, and currently works with the mentally ill homeless population in New York City. She is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses and a member of Las Comadres Para las Americas, and is on the Advisory Board of the Latina 50 Plus program.

She is co-founder of La Pluma y La Tinta, a Writers’ Workshop. Connect with Theresa at Twitter @Theresa_Varela or her blog, LatinaLibations on Writing and All Things of the Spirit, can be found at

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Catherine Chant

Catherine Chant is the author of a young time travel series available at and other online retailers, and two installments in the Vampire Diaries franchise via Amazon’s Kindle Worlds. She teaches several online classes for writers throughout the year, and her popular workshop GROW A BOOK: TURNING YOUR STORY IDEA INTO A WORKABLE PLOT is now available as an eBook, exclusively at



For more information about Catherine, her books and her workshops, please visit her website at or find her on social media at and