Interview with Raymond Murisa

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Southern Africa & Europe.
My appreciation of written material was cross-linked and it motivated me towards discovering the relevance of reading, writing and information exchange. I became enthusiastic about my writing potentials and language development.
When did you first start writing?
When I was studying for my Diploma in English and Communication, in 2001
What's the story behind your latest book?
Motivation and inspiration to global citizens, towards a discovered perception of their purpose of life in God's planning. That will encourage the readers to desire a connection with God to attain a destined life of greatness, against any odds of discouragements or opposing factors. Destined greatness, then becomes practically benefiting to the readers and their community and the world becomes the best place to live in.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My potentials, the value and demands of the readers preferences and the discouragements from traditional publishing processes.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Provision of professional and leading technically well tailored publishing and distributional system and resources. Effective communication and promotion of my literal products, beyond any competitor to meet the expected market demand levels.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Achieving the desires of the readers, contextually and globally.
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans are the driving force behind my writing. Without them, there is no purpose of writing in me.
What are you working on next?
"Crystal LOVE Rock" (Book Title)
Who are your favorite authors?
Pastor Joel Osteen, Bishop T.D Jakes, Joice Meyer, and Kenneth Hagin Junior
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The critical need for inspiration in human life worldwide.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading, watching movies and sports, outdoor walks and friends
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Via email and social media
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
"Love without boundaries" (Short story title)
What is your writing process?
Imagination, plan, draft, script development, and script polishing
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
"Ice-cap Tragedy", it was about a Woman who got stack in the ice slopes of the Himalayas, and was only discovered by two mountain climbing gentlemen. She had given up any hope of making it into life again, soaked by cold, hunger and the jungle. What an awe !
How do you approach cover design?
Normally, seek professional help of designers.
Published 2017-09-19.
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Books by This Author

Prosperity: Unlocking Your Destiny
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
“Prosperity: Unlocking Your Destiny” is a world most inspiring, focused faith motivational, inspirational, and life changing package. The book shares a cross-faceted wealth of ideas principles, and applications relevant to a trans-generation population of enthusiastic readers. The misconceptions on Prosperity are cleared. The mainline facts and strategies are outlined simply and presented for life
Destined for Greatness: Never Settle for Less
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
“Destined for Greatness; never settle for less” is a world focused faith motivational, inspirational, and life changing literal package. A text pack tailored with the contemporary reader at heart. The book thematically presents biblical concepts to suit the best applications in a modern society. The language base and life applications of the biblical concepts will captivate the reader.You welcome