Teaching in 2023:
Debra teaching Promoting You and Your Book on Radio, TV, and podcasts at Wild Deadwood Reads in Deadwood, SD on Friday, June 16th, 2023.
Today Debra enjoys teaching authors how to get over their fear of live radio interviews.
Debra teaching authors how to succeed at radio interviews at the first Write Like a Pro Conference, in Peoria, IL in 2019.
Debra teaching a class on Stepping Into Your Scene at Destiny Blaine’s Author’s weekend in eastern Tennessee, December 12, 2013.
Debra has many years of experience interviewing authors, and cover models, and even hosted an online radio show.
During the American Title II contest, before Debra’s first book came out, she had a website to promote her book and encourage readers to vote online for her. Debra started interviewing authors of fiction on her Make Believe Monday’s blog which ran every Monday from Jan. 9th, 2006 to Aug. 23rd, 2010.
Interviews can be found here: https://makebelievemondays.blogspot.com/
Authors Debra interviewed: Lucy Monroe,
INTERVIEWING COVER MODELS
Debra has interviewed cover models for Cover Model Corner since 2011 when she won a breakfast in bed with a cover model photo shoot. Her interviews began to be picked up by Affaire de Coeur magazine in 2014. Though her original website is no longer up, you can find some of her past interviews on her Cover Model Corner blog.
BLOG TALK RADIO: BOOK LIGHTS: SHINING A LIGHT ON GOOD BOOKS
4/12/2016 Behind the Scenes of Blog Talk Radio: Book Lights, interviewing author Sharon Sala.
It was no surprise to friends when Debra was hired to host a new radio show on Blog Talk Radio called Book Lights: Shining a Light on Good Books for Readers Entertainment/Circle of Seven. She interviewed authors of fiction every Tuesday night from April 6th, 2016 to May 17th, 2017. For links to Debra’s shows and a list of authors, see below.
Book Lights – List of Authors Interviewed on Live Internet Radio with Interview Links:
4/12/2016 Sharon Sala
Susan Boles 8 – 23 – 2016
12 – 29 – 2016 End of 2016 Wrap party with Sheila English, Debra Parmley, and Renee Bernard
Ronnie Allen 5- 10 – 2017
Linda Rettstatt 2 – 6 – 2017
Jillian Chantal 2 – 14 – 2017
Hildie McQueen 3- 15 -2017