Interview with Felicia Tatum

How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords is an amazing tool as an author. It's coupon generator has made gifting ebooks so much easier for me. It publishes to many channels, which is great because I don't have time to manage all of that.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Writing is a deep part of my soul, it brings out the best in me and makes my heart happy. I'm truly me when I write and without it, I'm very, very grumpy.
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans are amazing! I wouldn't be where I am without them. I adore each and every one of them.
What are you working on next?
I'm finishing up all three series: White Aura, Intoxicating Passion, and Scarred Hearts.
Who are your favorite authors?
Hard question. Richelle Mead, LP Dover, Sarah M. Cradit, Belinda Boring, Brandy L. Rivers, Cambria Hebert...the list could go on for days!
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My daughter :) Though...sometimes we are lazy and stay in bed to watch movies. ha!
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading...cooking...dealing with every day responsibilities like shopping, cleaning, laundry.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
A lot are through the author connections I've made, while some I just run across on facebook promos or when I'm searching Amazon.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. I was 12 and it was about an Englishman and his girlfriend...aka...me.
What is your writing process?
Sit down. Open Computer. Write.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
No. I've loved books for as long as I can remember and I just devour them as quickly as possible!
Published 2013-12-17.
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Books by This Author

Saving Sadie
Series: Dark Sorceress Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A war comes to an end. Sadie’s faced with her biggest challenge yet in this epic conclusion to the Dark Sorceress Trilogy. Scared and determined, Sadie swears to finish Bram once and for all. A series of losses fuel her anger and the final battle ensues. Who will Sadie lose? Will she survive? Will her loved ones?
Blooming Hearts
Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Blooming Hearts is a prequel to Mangled Hearts. You’ll read journal entries from Francesca and Cade during their high school days, following them from the day they met to the day it all fell apart. Mangled Hearts is where they meet ten years later, both still longing for the other. Though this particular story doesn’t end in happiness, the two do get their happily ever after in Entangled Souls.
The White Aura Series
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 214,030. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Olivia and Scott battle a centuries old curse, the lone barrier between them and their love. Scott must help Olivia unravel her true potential, as they race to stop the sorcerer who cursed his family.
Straying Sadie
Series: Dark Sorceress Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,780. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Twenty-one-year-old Sadie Tabors is back for an adventure of her own! A war begins… Sadie Tabors is left stranded in the sorcery realm, Clorva, chasing a prophecy she can’t ignore. Five of the six original dark sorcerers are eager to defeat her and take over the world, but Sadie is determined to rid the universe of their evil. When Sadie meets the only competitor in the Sorcerer Wars, her life
Scornful Sadie
Series: Dark Sorceress Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 53,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00)
Sadie is out for blood. Desperate to forget the boy who was forced to forget her, Sadie leaves everything behind at 16 to fight the monsters of the night. Being a badass has its downfalls and she quickly becomes the target of someone no one saw coming. Can Sadie unlock the hidden truths to unleash the power within?
Scarred Hearts Box Set #1
Price: $7.29 USD. Words: 157,310. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
The scarred hearts series pulls and tugs at the heartstrings as the characters face real life challenges and hardships. Full of romance, love, friendship, and passion, the scarred hearts series will leave you begging for more.
Bound Souls
Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Zander McKinney’s life has changed drastically during the last few months and he’s coming to terms with his new reality. When the most amazing of changes happens, will he be able to handle his new responsibilities? Will he be able to convince Daphne his feelings are true despite her denial? Daphne Waterman’s world is in chaos as everything she thought she knew shifts in her new life.
Anxious Hearts
Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Can two lost souls find a way to be together? Will they see love isn’t something only a few people have, but something they can attain as well? Daphne Waterman is a happy-go-lucky interior designer by day, but has a secret. Hiding her condition from everyone around her, she struggles with her emotions and thoughts alone, until one of her one night stands turns out to be closer than she thought.
Unbound Destinies
Series: White Aura, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00)
Olivia’s birthday is drawing closer, and with it, the curse threatening to take her life. Will Scott and Olivia be successful in their race against the clock to beat the Crimson Calamitous and Devlin Hart before April 1st? Will Aiden lose his soul to The Crimson Calamitous? All this and more in book four, Unbound Destinies.
Intoxicating Passion Box Set
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Journey with Korah and Dane in the Intoxicating Passion box set, as they battle their individual demons on the way to finding a way to care for one another. The five Intoxicating Passion novelettes take you along with Dane and Korah, as they face the answers to life’s biggest questions.
Entangled Souls
Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Cade and Francesca face many obstacles in Entangled Souls, strengthening their relationship even further. Family dynamics change, friendships become fragile, and lives are changed. In this novella, join Cade and Francesca as they explore their relationship and begin their lives together.
Devlin's Descendant
Series: White Aura, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.50)
In book three of the White Aura series, the group searches for the mysterious Sorcery Council, Olivia’s parents, and Aiden, who might just be recaptured by an agent of the Crimson Calamitous. Plus, Olivia’s 18th birthday is getting closer, but they are no closer to real answers. What will happen when Scott reveals the shocking identity of the descendant?
Mangled Hearts
Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: Free! Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.75)
Haunted by the past, Francesca tries to get her life back together. Until the person she blames for her heartache is assigned as her new client. Cade doesn’t take life seriously, finding it easier to drink his problems away than deal with them. But when Francesca steps back into his life, he’s forced to revisit the past. Can he bring himself to tell her the truth about her sister’s death?
The Vessel
Series: White Aura, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.80)
Scott and Olivia survived the dreaded dance, only to be faced with the aftermath of their meeting. Now, they are on the hunt for the descendant of Devlin Hart, the sorcerer who originally cast the curse on the Tabors family, while making the best of every moment they have together. With everything that's happening, will their love be able to make it?
The White Aura
Series: White Aura, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.35)
Cursed lovers Scott and Olivia use dreamwalking to see each other, but when Scott discovers an elusive red aura on one of her classmates, he knows Olivia is in extreme danger.