Creative Corner

Trientrepreneur Exclusives. Author Interviews. Poetry and excerpts from up and coming authors.

Author Interviews

Interview with Marilyn Carroll

Would you mind telling us a little about what you do? I am a businesswoman, writer, college business professor, training and development professional, researcher, mother of a college student, grandmother of a child in elementary school, and a college student myself. I am the picture of the individual in search and need of education that speaks […]

Interview With R.B. Carr

Lynn: How do you process and deal with negative book reviews? R.B: I think you have to consider any criticism with a grain of salt. I don’t like every best-selling book or hit movie that comes along and I very often disagree with critics regarding the same. I think you have to keep in mind […]

Author Interview with Claerie Kavanaugh


River Meets Oceans: Excerpt

The room Alaina found herself was cast in darkness. The Argosi guards had taken her from her home and brought her into this small room. Time had no meaning in that room. Alaina knew that they had not left her in the room long. Still, it felt like forever. She groped around the room; feeling […]

Excerpt: A Killer, Revisited

TWO YEARS AGO: Sylvia Turner’s house A knock resounded through her house.  Sylvia sat at her desk with stacks of research around her.  She hopped up and slapped a hand on a stack of papers to keep them from toppling.  She peeked out the hole and her jaw clenched.  It was her father.  She opened […]

Excerpt : I Just Wanted a Beer

Dog leads me down the path and around a turn. Ahead of us is the opening to a cave. He stops at the opening and motions with a nod of his head for me to follow him inside. “I’m not going in there.” Dog looks at me, and I follow him. How does he control […]

The Mindful Apology

Say “YES,” To Less

Layers Revealed