Interview with T.C. Mill

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Writing is only one of my jobs; I work full-time as a freelance editor, so a lot of my time is spent working on client manuscripts or doing small-business management tasks.

Or reading. When I'm not writing, I spent a lot of time buried in books. My to-read list has over 300 titles right now, but I finish about 25 a month so I'm optimistic about my ability to get through eventually. Of course, I'm always adding more titles...
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I spend a lot of time browsing GoodReads for recommendations or for shelf tags that show what I want (femdom! explicit f/f! beta heroes!). I also pick up book recs directly from authors I follow. For a while I subscribed to BookBub's weekly emails, but that wasn't healthy for my wallet...
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I've been writing at least since I was seven years old, so I'm not entirely sure. It was probably a story about one of my stuffed animals, though.
Describe your desk
I'm currently setting up my workspace in an old entertainment center--too narrow for most modern TVs, it's the perfect oversized bookshelf. I've got space for my references (Chicago Manual of Style, etc), my file folders, my printer's on a lower shelf, and my laptop sits on the folding-out desk.

It's...somewhat organized.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in the Midwest, suburbia. I'm not sure how this influenced my writing, to be honest. I'm still unpacking stories about my personal history and background. I do know a lot of my writing has been influenced by what I read, and I read a lot from my local library growing up (and I still do, because my appetite for books of all genres far outstrips my book-buying budget). But I don't think my tastes are particularly small-town ;D.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Taking an idea I had and making it something solid that I can share with others--and can return to again and again to reread and enjoy myself!
What are you working on next?
My goal is to write and submit at least one short story per month this year, but I'm also working on several novels. They range from contemporary femdom to gothic historical f/f to science fictional m/m. Fingers crossed.
Published 2017-06-26.
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Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » BDSM, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When he submits to her, Vero's boyfriend trusts her with his most secret vulnerabilities. So it's only right that she protects him from her past. The nourishment she needs, and how she’s used to getting it. The reason she doesn’t like being provided for. Her dreams, which Mark has started making appearances in. But it’s been so long since she tasted blood...
A Last Touch of Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016 by Enspire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Matthew O’Dallan was separated from his childhood sweetheart Iphigenia Haworth when his parents promised him to the Church. Years later, Iphigenia finds her way to his parish. Their old bond hasn’t weakened—in fact, maturity has made it in some ways stronger than ever, adding lust to their longtime affection. Matthew can’t help but find in her temptation the chance for a last touch of grace. (F/M)
Pure Sorcery
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal
Sequel to "Just Like Magic" Elizabeth still understands sorcery better than sex, so why not combine the two? She and Michael devise a delicious experiment combining her magic and his willing body. Plus some padded cuffs. This 6,600 word story includes explicit sexual content with bondage, teasing, squirting, orgasms like you've probably never seen before, and a happy, dominant, asexual witch.
Just Like Magic
Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal, Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
Elizabeth understands magic. She’s not so clear on sex. But she likes a kiss from Michael, her adoring and adorable student of the supernatural. Inspired, the two of them try some experiments that may not be textbook, but could bring plenty of satisfaction. This 6,600 word paranormal story features explicit content including wax play, pegging, and a witch exploring her (a)sexuality and dominance.
Soft Petals: 9 Flash Fictions and Fantasies
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Erotica Anthologies, Fiction » Erotica » Women's Erotica
Lovers learn each other’s new bodies. An arrangement is made at the conclusion of a Classical symposium. Clever women wield their favorite toys (and improvise some more). Fire and ice make for a passionate union. This collection of nine flash fiction pieces includes reprints and never-before-published works. All of them are sexually explicit and for adult audiences only.
To Marry a Hero
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
From the first shy smile Claudia exchanges with her new husband Marcus, they become eager for their wedding feast to end. But when the time comes for them to learn each other alone, can their budding relationship survive the secrets that candlelight reveals?
Lady Crayl: The Complete Collection
Series: Lady Crayl. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » BDSM, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Elise Caryl and her forces successfully take command of an enemy castle, she recognizes the defending commander: Adam Tynae, the knight she loved and lost long ago. Determined that nothing will come between them anymore, she seeks to prove it to the man she owns heart, body and soul—using whatever tools come to hand, from riding crops to knives to lengths of ribbon.
Between the Shores
Price: $7.99 $4.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 147,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by New Smut Project. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Erotica Anthologies, Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
A volume of literary erotica exploring the possibilities of sexual negotiation.Twenty complex, surprising, intense, and relatable stories from a spectrum of new and established writers explore something unusual in erotic fiction: someone saying no. Between the Shores shows respect for the boundaries people set as an integral part of sex, and highlights trust, communication—and mutual pleasure.
Heart, Body, Soul
Price: $7.99 $4.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 160,970. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by New Smut Project. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Erotica Anthologies, Fiction » Erotica » Literary Erotica
Discerning readers’ craving for emotionally and intellectually satisfying erotica will be fed by a spectrum of popular authors and new favorites as diverse as the smart, smutty stories they’ve written for this anthology, which how people tick when it comes to sex, what they take to bed—their pasts, their passions, and their power—and what they bring away.
Her Seal Upon Him
Series: Lady Crayl. Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
As she tours Sanhelt Castle over a year after seizing command of it, Lady Elise Crayl takes the opportunity to reunite with her lover, Sir Adam Tynae. Though their time together is short, the bonds between the two are as strong as ever—and they've left their mark. Happily, Elise and Adam have a few more marks to make, and a few more bonds to writhe in…
Adam Tynae's Reward
Series: Lady Crayl, Book 3. Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Historical/Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Although the Sovereigns of Hartlorn are kind and responsible rulers of their newly conquered territories, Lady Elise Crayl knows it can be difficult for her lover to submit to the dull niceties of their court assemblies. So afterwards, she seeks to reward Adam Tynae with a far more pleasant manner of submission.
Squire Crayl's Captive
Series: Lady Crayl, Book 2. Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Fostered at a foreign castle, Elise Crayl receives terrible news that may separate her from her fellow squire and lover, Adam Tynae. Determined that nothing will come between them, she seeks to prove it to the man she owns, heart, body and soul—at knifepoint, if necessary.
Lady Crayl's Prisoner
Series: Lady Crayl, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Erotica » Historical/Medieval
When Elise Crayl successfully takes command of an enemy castle, she recognizes the defending commander—Adam Tynae, her former lover. She wants nothing more than for their relationship to continue as it left off years ago, with him happily on his knees before her. But will Adam’s sense of duty allow him to accept her offer, and does he still trust and love her enough to submit to her?
By the Green Road
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal, Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
Two stories of lyrical, lush femdom fantasy with spellbinding women and sweetness mixed with thorns. In "By the Green Road" Evan is lured by the seductive enchantment of an Elven woman, curious and cruel. The "Rosewitch" teaches Henry an important lesson about his own desires when he requests a love potion from her. Both stories are sexually explicit and for adults only.