Episode 27: Interview with Fantasy Author Jasmine Gower

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Fantasy author Jasmine Gower joined us to talk about her prohibition-esque speculative fantasy, Moonshine—among other things! Those other things include her bookmaking habits as a five-year-old aspiring publisher 😉, the truth about how authors and publishers work together to market a book, queer and disabled representation in fantasy, and her own path to publishing via … Read moreEpisode 27: Interview with Fantasy Author Jasmine Gower

Episode 22: Erin Klassen, Editor in Chief of With/Out Pretend

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Today we continue Maple Leaf May by interviewing Erin Klassen. She’s a writer, founder, and Editor in Chief of With/out Pretend. (What, you think we’d just leave Canada without lingering?) With/out Pretend is an independent Toronto-based publisher focused on producing, promoting and distributing works by women and non-binary writers and artists. They also host storytelling … Read moreEpisode 22: Erin Klassen, Editor in Chief of With/Out Pretend

Episode 21: Interview with Erin Pehlivan, Founding Editor of Return Trip

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“In order to really have traveled, I think we have to come full circle and come back to ourselves, back to our homes, and really reflect on what we’ve been through.” Erin Pehlivan is the founding editor of Return Trip, a zine that explores how travel makes us feel. She is a freelance writer and … Read moreEpisode 21: Interview with Erin Pehlivan, Founding Editor of Return Trip

Interview with Joe Biel, Founder and Manager of Microcosm Publishing

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Today Emily interviews Joe Biel, Founder and Manager of Microcosm Publishing We’ve talked to ghostwriters, publishers, self-published authors, editors, project managers, print managers, and this time we’re talking with someone who’s done all the above for quite a while. Joe Biel founded Microcosm Publishing when he was just a teenager, hauling zines in milk crates … Read moreInterview with Joe Biel, Founder and Manager of Microcosm Publishing

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