Interview with David O. Zeus

Who are your favorite authors?
At the moment I read mostly non-fiction (WW2; 20th Century.) Re. Fiction: For the classics: Thomas Hardy; Jane Austen. Contemporary: Nick Hornby. Short Stories: Ray Bradbury; Roald Dahl.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Feeling guilty.
Describe your desk
Usually a library.
What do your fans mean to you?
What fans?
What are you working on next?
More short shories (some are listed on the www.davidozeus.uk website) and a longer form fiction, 'Nigel' (details on DOZ website).
How do you approach cover design?
I call on the services of a cover designer and an illustrator.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I'll still learning.
Published 2015-09-24.
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Books by This Author

The Totty Boat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A grumpy uncle writes a letter to his young nephew offering advice on the stuff that matters. A Short 'Story' (2,500 words approx).
Fear of Lions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Fairy tales
A doting uncle offers advice to his niece on how to confront her fears ... and deals with the unhappy aftermath. A Short Story (8,850 words approx).
Parked in a Ditch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: British English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The course of true love ne'er did run smooth for a middle-aged, middle manager stuck in the mire of administration. A Short Story (10,200 words approx.).
The Dot Matrix
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: British English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A young man re-evaluates his office-bound existence when he comes across the printout musings of an old dot matrix printer. A Short Story (9,400 words approx).
The Legend of Muam Tam Say
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: British English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
An encounter with an ancient wonder of the natural world in the shadows of the Himalayas; a short extract from the diaries of a young soldier on the eve of the First World War. A Short Story (10,400 words approx.).
Scary Afternoon in the Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: British English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An eleven year old boy describes his encounter with the 'creatures from the woods' when they visit his garden one really, really, scary afternoon. A Short Story (9,400 words approx.).