Interview with Daniel Lee

Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
I cannot remember exactly the first story I ever read, which was probably nearly 30 years ago. However, I do distinctly remember that one of the first stories that had an impact on me was the Faraway Tree series, by Enid Blyton. I adored all the children's books by Enid Blyton, which prompted me to actually think that I could also write a book myself.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
I am currently using the Moon Reader, installed in my Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone. It's not perfect, but it serves me just fine.
Describe your desk
Messy with various papers and stationery strewn around, and in a corner there is a special clock made out of cardboard, bought by my wife from a specialty store in Taiwan.
When did you first start writing?
I started writing before I was ten, though at the time it was mostly for essay writing competitions instead of purely for the sake of writing.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, I do, very well in fact. However, the story was so bad that I have since destroyed it many years ago, to prevent it from ever having the chance to surface. Probably a wise decision too.
What do you read for pleasure?
I have a rather diverse interest when it comes to books.
Fiction, non-fiction, biographies, fantasy, science fiction, medical articles......you name it.
I believe every book serves its purpose to transmit information, and it is my utmost pleasure to soak up on all types and forms of information.
Published 2014-03-16.
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Books by This Author

Walking On Ropes
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.00)
It was a weird and frightening experience, waking up in a dangerous strange place without any memory of his past. He didn't know where he was, who he was, or what he was supposed to do there. What were those flying, buzzing objects in the distance? And most of all, why on earth is he dangling in mid air?
The Row Of Windows
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00)
She had been thinking about leaving town for quite some time now, and finally, she decided that tonight's the night. Passing a row of windows along her way, she takes a fleeting glance in each of them, and for a very brief moment, sees beyond her own troubled life and glimpses into the lives of others. But that does not matter anymore now, does it? She's leaving town, after all.
The Pillars of Light
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.50)
A man sits on a rock in a forest, gazing at the distance. Who is he? Why is he there? Is he waiting for someone, and if so, who? He seems to be lost in thought, or is he?