Introduction to Writer’s Conferences

By Kim Batchelor on Saturday, February 25th, 2017 in BookHive Corp, Writing. No Comments

Networking with other authors can be helpful for an author aspiring to be published. One of the ways to meet and hear from authors, publishers, and other members of the writing community is by attending a Writer’s Conference. Often featuring booths and panels, these event are focused on connecting attendees to the resources they need […]


Interview with Charles Salzberg

By Kim Batchelor on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 in BookHive Corp, Novels, Self-Publishing, Writing. No Comments

Hello BookHive readers! I’m today pleased to present an interview with Charles Salzberg. Salzberg is a freelance writer for various publications, the author of the Henry Swann detective series, nominated for the Shamus Award, and the co-founder of the New York Writer’s Workshop. The New York Writer’s Workshop is a program dedicated to teaching aspiring […]


Surviving Your Survival Job(s)

By Jennifer Bowen on Sunday, February 12th, 2017 in BookHive Corp, Writing. No Comments

If you are an artist, chances are you have (or have had) your fair share of survival jobs. If you’re lucky, your survival job is something you actually love doing. If you’re extra lucky, you make enough money with your art, in which case I hate you. (Not actually. I’m just jealous. Rock on, you […]


Finding Motivation When You Feel Like You Just CAN’T

By Jennifer Bowen on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 in BookHive Corp, Novels, Research, Writing. No Comments

It’s no secret that the political climate in our country lately has been…less than comfortable. It’s easy to feel totally trapped and caught in this bubble, and perhaps overwhelmed by the prospects of what’s to come. While traveling, I learned that so much of the world looks to America to foreshadow their own political movements, […]


Travel Reading and Inspiration

By Jennifer Bowen on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in BookHive Corp, Novels, Writing. No Comments

I had the unbelievable pleasure of spending the end of 2016 and beginning of 2017 traveling in Thailand and Cambodia. I am a huge travel fanatic- along with acting and writing, it is one of my life’s greatest passions. And while traveling, I always like to have a book or two for the plane/train rides […]


The Best Books of 2016

By Jennifer Bowen on Friday, December 23rd, 2016 in BookHive Corp, Novels, Writing. No Comments

As we say adieu to 2016 (which many people are relieved about), I thought we could recap on some of the best books of the year- at least, according to myself and some of my well-read friends. The new year is certainly a time for new beginnings, a refresh and restart for everyone. Perhaps you’ve […]


Tis the Season (For Giving Books)

By Jennifer Bowen on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 in BookHive Corp, Novels, Writing. No Comments

Happy almost December, BookHivers! If you’re like me, it’s never too early to plan your holiday gift shopping. If you’re really like me, you started in September. I am a serial lender and giver of books. (Often I plan to lend books, and end up giving them instead. Looking at you, Gili Nir.) Finding a […]


BookHive Author of the Month: Ava Carmel

By Jennifer Bowen on Monday, November 21st, 2016 in BookHive Corp, Self-Publishing, Writing. No Comments

This month, BookHive is thrilled to present author of the month Ava Carmel, who tested her book Severe Silence with BookHive and is now publishing it via CreateSpace on Amazon. We could not be more thrilled for her! Below is an interview that BookHive Queen Bee Jennifer Bowen conducted with Ava. Ava Carmel – Author: […]