Focus on Fantasy Romance is a weekly podcast via Google Hangouts where we discuss books, genre, industry, and our geeky lives.
Aug. 12, 2017
Join Elle, AR, & Paulina as they discuss the movie I am Dragon. Princess Miroslava is kidnapped by a dragon and carried away into his castle on the remote island. Now the only things she has are a stone cage … Continue reading →
April 1, 2017
Elle, AR, Ishabelle and Paulina discuss writers block and how we each cope with it.
March 11, 2017
Join Elle, AR, Ishabelle, and Paulina as they discuss Rescued by Tordin by Mychal Daniels. **THERE ARE SPOILERS.** BLURB: Curvy, intelligent and focused, Kyra Simmons has her eye on the prize. She’s locked her sights on becoming the top technical … Continue reading →
March 4, 2017
Elle, AR, and Paulina discuss a Kboards thread and an Amazon category restriction regarding no romance novels in the sci-fi and fantasy sections. Read the post here: https://www.kboards.com/index.php/topic,247857.0.html
Feb. 25, 2017
Episode 020: Interview with Kim @ Paranormaly Yours Elle, AR, Ishabelle, and Paulina interview Kim from Paranormaly Yours book blog and get the scoop on how a book blog works. Visit Kim @ http://www.paranormalyyours.com/ and join her Facebook group @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/ParanormalyYours/
Feb. 11, 2017
Elle, AR, Paulina, and Ishabelle talk about our busy lives and how we take care of ourselves through the week.
Jan. 21, 2017
Episode 017: Bookchat about Lisa Blackwood’s Betrayal’s Price Join Elle, AR, Paulina, and Ishabelle as they discuss Lisa Blackwood’s Betrayal’s Price. **THERE ARE SPOILERS.** ***WE GET OFF TOPIC*** BLURB: For some, rebirth is not a reward. Centuries ago the gods … Continue reading →
Dec. 31, 2016
Episode 015: 2016 In Review Elle, AR, Paulina, and Ishabelle talk about our accomplishments and missteps in 2016.
Dec. 19, 2016
Elle, AR, and Paulina discuss a recent trend in publishing eliminating some important steps in editing.
Dec. 16, 2016
Author Mixer Discussing Stealing Books in the Age of Self-Publishing with Elle Clouse, AR DeClerck, and Paulina Woods. Links discussed in the show: Plagiarism in the age of Self Publishing: http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2016/06/plagiarism-in-the-age-of-self-publishing/485525/ Rachel Nunes Go Fund Me: https://www.gofundme.com/standingagainstplagiarism
Nov. 19, 2016
Join Elle, A.R., and Paulina as they discuss Jessi Gage’s Wishing for a Highlander and various topics that come up. **THERE ARE SPOILERS.** Blurb: Single-and-pregnant museum worker Melanie voices an idle wish while examining a Scottish artifact, that a Highland … Continue reading →
Nov. 12, 2016
Elle, AR, and Paulina discuss our experience with National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and our plans for this November. NaNoWriMo.org Also mentioned in the podcast: Take Off Your Pants: http://amzn.to/2fgYCdq Romancing the Beat: http://amzn.to/2dXBVoz Don’t forget a thumbs up and … Continue reading →
Oct. 27, 2016
Update: This episode was accidentally deleted. We will interview AR again soon! Interview with AR DeClerck Wife. Mother. Award-winning author. Reading ninja. Food assassin. Devourer of movies. Music connoisseur. Self-proclaimed nerd. All-around Goofball. AR writes adventure romance, and when her … Continue reading →
Oct. 22, 2016
Hosts Elle, AR, and Paulina discuss a blog post title “Death of an Author” by Vanessa Booke. Here is the post we are referencing: https://vanessabooke.com/2016/10/11/death-of-an-author/
Oct. 18, 2016
Join Elle, A.R., and Paulina as they discuss Felicity Kate’s Project Hell and various topics that come up. **THERE ARE SPOILERS & TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES** Book page here: http://amzn.to/2dVplwc Also Mentioned in the Podcast: Dune (1984): http://amzn.to/2dVpm31 Dune (2003): http://amzn.to/2dVskVk Download episode here.
Oct. 1, 2016
Hosts Elle, AR, and Paulina discuss their top 5 favorite books. Elle: A Hunger Like no Other by Kresley Cole: http://amzn.to/2di9hSs Alanna the First Adventure by Tamora Pierce: http://amzn.to/2dzs3qo The Last Unicorn by Peter S Beagle: http://amzn.to/2dkoII7 Radiance by Grace … Continue reading →
Sept. 17, 2016
Episode 005: Interview with Elle Clouse Elle has been writing fantasy and science fiction romance for years and an avid participant in the NaNoWriMo. Her first novel, Stealing the Wolf Prince, is a 2016 RONE Award finalist. Elle is happily … Continue reading →
Sept. 10, 2016
Episode 004: Author Mixer discussing SM Sharing We also discuss changes in publishing from 10 years ago to now, female video gamers, the affect of the internet on how readers consume content, and other things… Referenced in this podcast: Crochet … Continue reading →
Aug. 27, 2016
Join Elle, A.R., and Paulina as they discuss C.J. Archer’s The Last Necromancer and various topics that come up. **THERE ARE SPOILERS.** Series Page Here: http://amzn.to/2bo4ZKT Also Mentioned in the Podcast: I, Frankenstein: http://amzn.to/2bo5lAR Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein: http://amzn.to/2boGjPe Download episode … Continue reading →
Aug. 20, 2016
Interview with Paulina Woods Paulina is a small town girl with big dreams. She is the second oldest of three talented siblings. As early as three she was directing her family around acting out whatever current story was in her … Continue reading →