Spotlighting the Indie Author

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Spotlighting the Indie Author is a podcast that is aired twice a month, 1st and 15th. We focus on the Independent Author and showcase their works and them using Book Reviews and Interviews with a bad of writing wisdom tossed in.

The show is hosted by Joseph Clay and Nina Turnipseed. The show’s announcer is Kelli Winkler who is also a Co-host Sub. Our guest host include Christy Warren and Joan Clay

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Joseph E Clay Dot Com ThunderHorse Publishing’s parent company covers all expenses associated with Spotlighting the Indie Author. This keeps their services free to all independent authors.

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Episode 25: Author Chat with Dixon Troyer – Author of Moon People The Journals of Lordiah Spotlighting The Indie Author

Welcome to Author Chat with Dixon Troyer – Author of Moon People the Journals of Lordiah (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/25) Today Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) has an in-depth interview with Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer). What will they be discussing? Dixon Troyer’s debut Sci-Fi Novel, Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah. Dixon weaves conspiracy theories throughout this tale, which is filled with humor, action/adventure and surprises. What is the Novel about, besides conspiracy theories? Well here is a small sample. Lordiah has no option but to abandon his five year old daughter Luna, for her safety. The two reunite in a most unusual way 20 years later. To keep Luna safe now, a trip to the moon is in order. If Satire is your candy, you won't want to miss out on the perilous tales of Lordiah and Luna. Dixon will be discussing how Moon People, The Journals of Lordiah came about, the characters, and some of the conspiracy theories in the novel along with answering Spotlighting the Indie Author's 10 Off the Wall Questions. Joseph is joined by Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler). The Author – Dixon Troyer Website (http://moonpeoplebook.com/) Email: Moonpeoplebook@gmail.com Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/dixon_troyer_author/) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/dixon.troyer) LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dixon-troyer1/) Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/20550332.Dixon_Troyer) Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dRFu2f) The Book – Moon People The Tales of Lordiah Paperback on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3dUzWUO) eBook on Amazon (https://amzn.to/3uFTu5a) Remember Reviewing and Rating a Book You Read is Free to You, but Priceless to the Author. Sites to review and or rate Moon People The Tales of Lordiah besides Amazon * Goodreads (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/54742485-moon-people) Spotlighting the Indie Author Contact Info and Podcast Links Email: spotlightingtheindieauthor@josepheclay.com Snail Mail Correspondence: Joseph E Clay Dot Com – 242 West Main Street #224, Hendersonville, TN. 37075 Phone: +1 (615) 750-5987 Skype: +1 (615) 208-7784 MeWe (https://mewe.com/p/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/SpotlightingTheIndieAuthor/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/spotlightingtheindieauthor) Spotlighting the Indie Author (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/) is hosted by Fireside Spotlighting the Indie Author Show Schedule (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/showschedule) Spotlighting the Indie Author Blog (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles) – Podcast Notes Episode 25 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/185-15-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 25: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Dixon Troyer (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/dixontroyer) We Need Your Help Our services are free to all, we cover all expenses. We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast and magazine. If you enjoy the show, have been a guest on the show or had your worked featured or just believe in what we are doing, help us out. A donation of any amount through PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=A5NR829TCR6JN&source=url) would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills. For other ways to help visit our Affiliates/Sponsors (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/affiliates) Page This was episode #25, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Dixon Troyer.
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