Interview with Dina Hassan

When did you first start writing?
Began writing since I was a kid. I was nine years old. it was just some of the thoughts and short stories. The real beginning was as a poet at the age of 12 years . There are three poems in my book ( Reflection of Moon), written when i was 12 years old. The first poem in my book (Reflection of Moon) actually is the first poem i wrote in my life, the Poem (Life of crypts) .
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
yup, it was with the title of ( the light's necklace ) . I start writing it at age of 11 . it was somehow kiddy like an anime movie!
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
ummm, Writing is my soul. my greatest joy of writing is exploring myself and sharing my thoughts with others . I know that i'm writing my feelings right here, right now while someone far away feels what i feels through my writing . I make friends, no matter whom or where they are as we are connected together .
What do your fans mean to you?
A rose without water 'll dim and die . my fans to me are the motive for me to write, create,work hardly and learn more . my fans are a very precious part of my life . my fans and me are a family that i love and appreciate its presence in my life .
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I was born in Egypt . I spent my childhood in libya . I've known people from different countries such as Korea,India,thailand, malaysia,italia,brazilia and more . As one of my friends said that we all are humans, we all love, hate, fear, cry and smile . so i know that they'll definitely feel my writings .
Describe your desk
lots,lots,lots,lot,lots,lots and lots of books . books in my career, novels and of course my works . my desk is a library itself .
What do you read for pleasure?
novels and books about mother nature .
What is your e-reading device of choice?
What are you working on next?
I'm working on a novel. I think it 'll be published within six months .
What's the story behind your latest book?
It's realistic novel whose idea came to me from both reality and my career .
Published 2015-02-03.
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