Name You Write Under Nicole Lyons In what part of the world do you live? I live in BC Canada in a little city called Kamloops. The word Kamloops comes from the Secwepemc word Tk’emlúps, meaning “where the rivers meet” and refers to the convergence of the North and South Thompson rivers. Not only is … Continue reading Tell Us Your Publishing Story: Nicole Lyons, Indie Blu(e) Publishing
It has come to our attention that our recent announcement regarding the upcoming anthology But You Don’t Look Sick conveyed a tone that could be interpreted as dismissive to the 239 writers and artists who responded to the original call for submissions, as well as invalidating to those who live with an invisible mental illness. … Continue reading Statement from The Editors of Indie Blu(e) Publishing Regarding But You Don’t Look Sick
A year ago, Indie Blu(e) Publishing accepted submissions for an anthology about the lived experience of Invisible Illness. Despite our passion for this project, we struggled to articulate our vision to potential contributors. Although we received almost 500 pieces of art and writing, the majority of these simply didn’t fit the anthology we wanted to … Continue reading But You Don’t Look Sick: The Real Life Adventures of Fibro Bitches, Lupus Warriors, and other Super Heroes Battling Invisible Illness
I am honored to have so many opportunities over the next month to be show off Indie Blu(e) Publishing’s amazing book catalog and sign copies of Composition of a Woman and The Myths of Girlhood. I would LOVE it if you can stop by one of the events and introduce yourself. Wishing you and your loved ones a joyous holiday … Continue reading Upcoming Book Signings – Christine E. Ray
Are you spending Thanksgiving weekend in the Philadelphia area? Stop by and meet Barista Christine at the Pop-Up Shop for Small Business Saturday. Christine will have the full Indie Blu(e) Publishing's catalog with her at ArtSpace Lansdowne on Saturday, November 30th from 11:30 am to 6 pm. She will be signing copies of Composition of a … Continue reading GIVE THE GIFT OF POETRY
What readers are saying: Tres Hermanas ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ important book! SMITTEN is one of those books that needed to be made. Women who love women exist but their voices are very marginalized. All of us can relate to love no matter what form it takes and this exquisite collection of women poets is so beautiful. I … Continue reading SMITTEN is the #1 New Release in Poetry Anthologies on Amazon!
Indie Blu(e)’s Smitten should be your newest gift of poetry By Mariah Voutilainen Before I begin to review Smitten, a book that lays bare and re-frames (in a very personal manner) the love that women have for women, I must be equally open. As I formed my thoughts, I realized that I was (and am) extremely nervous about how to respond … Continue reading Mariah Voutilainen reviews SMITTEN, edited by Candice Louisa Daquin
99 pieces of poetry and prose from award-winning poet Christine E. Ray including 36 new pieces in this revised, expanded edition. Available from Amazon, Book Depository, and other major online book retailers including BarnesandNoble.com and Walmart.
Available through Amazon, Barnes & Noble online, Book Depository and other major online book retailers Coming soon from Indie Blu(e) Publishing!
Austin has, yet again, created a masterpiece. All the Beginnings of Everything is a sensational collection which spans what feels like a lifetime. Separated into seven parts, Austin explores more in this collection than I feel she ever has done before; without sacrificing her trademark style. Her words remain sharp, raw and honest. Part one is succinct, … Continue reading Kristiana Reed Reviews All the Beginnings of Everything by Kindra M. Austin