Interview with eyesofwonder

What are you working on next?
I am about to put out two books of fiction as well as another EP in the realm of club/synth-pop music. Plus, I am booking shows in the NYC area.
Who are your favorite authors?
Allen Ginsberg, Charles Bukowski, Pink Floyd (yes, they are poets)
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Creating something new, challenging myself to reach great heights of success
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Playing and writing music
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I don't read EBooks, at least not yet.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, it was a novel about a plague and two geneticists who manipulated DNA to cure it. It was saved on a Floppy Disk and my father tried unsuccessfully to save a photo over it, thus replacing my work with gobbledygook. But, alas, we live in a society where there is no distinction between gobbedlygook and great literature. A little SEO can make anything famous.
What is your writing process?
Experience life and reality intensely, then reflect upon it using my imagination and a bit of fantasy
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
How do you approach cover design?
I scan illustrations that I made and then edit them in a digital graphics editor.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
The desire to do things on my terms, not on someone else's, and the lack of pretense in this literary community compared to more traditional ones.
What do your fans mean to you?
They are adventurers with an open mind and willingness to listen and understand others.
Published 2013-09-11.
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