Interview with Summer Hill

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, I got in trouble. I was eight. I wrote a story about my uncle and gave it to is wife, my aunt.
This is how it went.
He picked up old dirty coke bottles and took them to the store. He got money and kissed the girl that gave him two dimes. He got a coke and shared it with the redheaded girl.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Having coffee on the front porch and going fishing and camping.
What is your writing process?
It's all in my mind the whole story. I have my on stages. (A) I find my characters in magazines and post-it (picture) on my desk.
(B) I keep a journal as each chapter comes alive. (C) I spend time writing every day and if not at the computer. I have a pin and paper at hand. (D) Revision is a time to change something. And that's why I keep a journal. (F) Proofreading is time consuming, but needed. "Last of all." I read the story and sometimes twice for I need the story to flow right.
What do you read for pleasure?
Stephen King
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle
Describe your desk
My desk is my adventure. Post-it notes everywhere. Yes, it's a mess at times. I surround myself with other side tables and one behind me. Everything at my finger-tips and at the end of the day. I arranged everything neatly for the next day or leave it.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Blue Ridge Mountains. Stories told by everyone, and the mountains have deep stories of passion. Yes, I was the child that hid and listen.
What's the story behind your latest book?
The need for true love.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Romance comes from the heart, but life's events come with many emotions. I wanted to write my stories as close to real-life.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Success is to have one person say they liked your story. Now, my stories can be read by many. I am a Author and proud to have Smashwords at my side.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
"Life"
How do you approach cover design?
Reading everything about cover designs; (Smashwords) Going with a custom ebook cover designer: Caligraphics.net, that's done many covers for Smashwords. I wanted my cover to stand-out and show true romance.
What are you working on next?
Hint: "A wild adventure to finding real passion when it was right there all the time."
What do your fans mean to you?
Fans makes my day very special and they are important to me.
When did you first start writing?
Well, the spelling was not good. I drew pictures at five, and put hearts on top of mom and dad's heads for love. And every time I drew another picture. I seen the excitement. I would say that was the start of wanting to write.
Published 2017-06-07.
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Love My Passion
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