Katie Boland

  This week, we’re joined by the awesome and inherently adorable Katie Boland. She happily found time to chat with us about her career, her work on Lost Girl, Sex After Kids, how much we love Netflix, awesome books, and Instagram. We all settled into a couch in a tiny little Starbucks, so pour yourself…

Toronto Library’s Writer In Residence Program

  One of the many wonderful things about the Toronto Public Library system is their Writer In Residence program. I’d never heard of it until a friend pointed me in that direction last year, just in time to get an except of Carving The Light submitted to the woman who was the WIR that time,…

Carving The Light – Publisher’s Weekly Review – ABNA 2012

  Carving The Light did not advance to the ABNA semifinal round this morning, but as a quarterfinalist, it did receive a short review from Publisher’s Weekly – which is pretty freaking amazing, and more than I’d hoped for when I entered. After reading other contestants’ reviews, I was worried about what mine would say….

Wizard World Toronto Comic Con – Sue’s Thoughts

I’m just gonna put this out there right off the bat: I go to cons a lot. As often as financially possible, really. For the past several years, conventions and film festivals have kind of been my thing. And collecting things – prop replicas, toys and the like. Yep…I am a big nerd. More or…

Wizard World Comic Con Toronto

It was a pretty sweet weekend for Sue, and I. We had our first fan table at the Wizard World Comic Con here in T.O, and we had so much fun with it. Our mornings started with a quick chat and beverage with our fellow con -goers and exhibitors. That is an awesome and eclectic…

Sue’s Many Works…

So Sue is a very busy lady, and is trying to balance work, work, some more work, blog, blog, more blog, interviews, interviews, crafts, crafts and all things that come along with the life she lives. I’m very lucky that she finds time to do all the things we do for The Mind Reels. We’ve…

Sue Maynard Interview for Independent Scene Lounge

Our own Sue Maynard is the guest this time around in this clip from Independent Scene Lounge where she talks about her first book Carving The Light. Which if you haven’t read it, do yourself a favor, take a look at it! Both Carving The Light and her new book Ebon Black & The Seven…

Adopt An Indie

Welcome to November! Donna Brown, and her collection of authors who’ve signed up are hoping to make it a GREAT November by bringing us Adopt-An-Indie. In short it’s a brilliant effort to bring together independent authors and reviewers, bloggers, and the world in general, in a move to do away with the stigmata one associates…

Episode 2 with Sue and Tim

So here we are at the end of another week (a great week! Thanks to everyone for visiting the site!), and Sue and I are happy¬†to bring you our second podcast, you can find it over on itunes. See the tags below to see what we’re chatting about! Episode¬†2. [Edit] – We’ve started moving our…