Interview with Shakema S. Haygood

When did you first start writing?
I first started writing when i was ten.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Reading. I felt like as much as i write and love reading why not put out my own story that everyone will love just as much.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Lol can't really say i'm just getting started.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Knowing that people can overcome something from my books.
What do your fans mean to you?
EVERYTHING!!! It is because of them i continue to write. However, i like to call them my supporters not fans.
What are you working on next?
Three books at the time. don't know which one i'll drop first. It depends on my characters.
Who are your favorite authors?
Wahida Clark, Keisha Ervin, Christina Ross, etc.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The fact that i need to make money to pay these bills lol
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
If i'm not writing i'm working at my part time job, brainstorming, reading, doing research, watching movies and my favorite shows.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Amazon, adiko, all romance, or smashwords, oh and kobo.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
lol i still have it actually. I only got through two pages lmao
Published 2016-07-27.
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