Spotlighting the Indie Author

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Show Description

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

Spotlighting the Indie Author can be found on all major podcast platforms including I-Heart Radio, Spotify and Sound Cloud.


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.

We have enlisted the listeners to help us offset some of the cost of the podcast. 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 would be great and help with hosting fees and paying the bills.


Episode 29: Author Chat with Tonya D. Bernard – Poet, Author and Blogger Spotlighting the Indie Author

Welcome to Author Chat with Tonya D. Bernard – Poet, Author and Blogger (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/29) We continue our celebration of Poetry month with an Author Chat with Tonya D Bernard. Tonya is a published Author, Poet, along with a Blogger plus a Wife, Mother and Child of God. Today Tonya will be reading 7 of her poems that are sure to touch one's soul. Tonya will also be chatting with Joseph about herself and her writing; along with answering Spotlighting the Indie Author's 10 off the Wall Questions. Come join Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay), Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) and Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) along with Tonya D. Bernard (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) for 50 minutes of fun, insights and poetry readings. The Poet – Tonya D. Bernard Blog – Passions Point (https://passionspoint.blogspot.com/) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/passionspoint/) Spotlighting the Indie Author Special Guest Page (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) – 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 29 (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/articles/191-21-21) Joseph E Clay Dot Com (https://josepheclay.com/) Official Blog of Joesph E Clay Dot Com (https://jec-blog.com/) Voices heard on Episode 29: Host: Joseph Clay (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/josephclay) Co-Host: Nina Turnipseed (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/ninaturnipseed) Announcer: Kelli Winkler (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/hosts/kelliwinkler) Guest: Tonya D Bernard (https://www.spotlightingtheindieauthor.com/guests/tonyadbernard) 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 #29, a 2021 production of Spotlighting the Indie Author, a Joseph E Clay Dot Com Podcast. Special Guest: Tonya D Bernard.
  1. Episode 29: Author Chat with Tonya D. Bernard – Poet, Author and Blogger
  2. Episode 28: Book Review – Tempest of the Firefly – A Collection of Poetry by Tilly McGill
  3. Episode 27: Author Chat with Tilly McGill – Author of: Tempest of the Firefly – A Collection of Poetry
  4. Episode 26: Book Review – Moon People The Journals of Lordiah by Dixon Troyer
  5. Episode 25: Author Chat with Dixon Troyer – Author of Moon People The Journals of Lordiah