Pre-Interview: I am a retired sales executive turned author.
Author Writer Interview Questions 1.What inspires you most to write?
To leave a legacy for my grandsons 2. What is your favorite genre?
Non-fiction 3. Who is one author you admire if any and why?
James Patterson-his stories are well written page turners! 4. How do you overcome blank writing spells?
I don't have them 5. What legal publishing advice can you give?
Working with KDP has been highly successful for me 6. How many books have you written, are any a bestseller yet?
7. If you had the opportunity to rewrite one movie script which would it be, why?
Desperate Measures-because the bad guy gets away with murder 8. What are some difficulties you've experienced in your writing career; how do you handle book critiques/criticism?
It's just an opinion and everyone is entitled to their own 9. What are your best experiences in your writing career?
All four of my books are rated 4.4 or higher
10. Do you prefer to write in silence and or have some sort sound in the background?
Rock music-Chicago, Bon Job I, Bruce Springsteen etc. 11. What are some encouraging words you'd give to another author/writer?
Be persistent and consistent 12. How did you decide the pricing of your material; how did you go about promotion/advertising and distribution of your work?
Amazon sets the minimum price 13. Why should anyone read your book?
My readers tell me that they are inspirational 14. Did you have a book coach?
No 15. What was your favorite subject in school?
Gym 16. Are you self-published or have an established publishing contract elsewhere?