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Book Review: Hot Summer Nights

Author: Susan Helene Gottfried

I was hanging out on Twitter a few weeks ago when I caught a Tweet from author Freya Lange. She was talking about a new anthology of erotic shorts, Hot Summer Nights. I told her I’d love to read it, so she sent me an .epub and just like that, I was off and reading. […]

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Featured New Book: Alpha’s Voodoo by Haley Whitehall

Author: Susan Helene Gottfried

Haley Whitehall is back here at West of Mars! Yay, Haley! I love that cover. I also love repeat visitors. And since we all know the drill, let’s get right to it: Haley, what song makes you think of your new book, Alpha’s Voodoo? I’d like to thank Susan for letting me step into the […]

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Susan Speaks: Yes, Yes I do

Author: Susan Helene Gottfried

So last week, I was full of the news that I was named one of the best freelance SFF editors out there. I’m still very flattered by that. But this week, I’ve got more cool news for you. I’m leaving Chez West of Mars and making another personal appearance! The wonderful folk at Three Rivers […]

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#SaystheEditor I’m One of the Best!

Author: Susan Helene Gottfried

Last weekend was, for me, finally, a lazy weekend. The kids were off doing the stuff my kids do and I had time and space to sleep in, lay around, breathe, and read. And then I woke up Sunday morning to find this: Great Editors for SFF Novelists. Author Traci Loudin has listed her top […]

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Featured New Book Spotlight: A Piper’s Song by CK Johnson

Author: Susan Helene Gottfried

Two things happened at once: Submissions for the spotlight dried up and I got slammed with work. I’d say that was pretty good timing. But I’m back with CK Johnson, a buddy of mine (she can talk more about our relationship if she so chooses and no, it’s NOT romantic. Sheesh. I like being single, […]

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