Interview with Elizabeth Pentland

What's the story behind your latest book?
Evil Will Out is based on my own childhood. Broken Armor is based on my own sexual need for gradification.
When did you first start writing?
In my thirties
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I was getting no where with traditional publishers
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I'm still waiting for the big bang
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
It's like painting a picture. Drawing in your audience, and bringing characters to life.
What do your fans mean to you?
I don't have any yet, but looking forward to them. Give the people what they want. Right now that seems to be sex with a bit of pain. I aim to please!
Who are your favorite authors?
Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, oldies but goodies
What are you working on next?
I working on a sequel to Evil Will Out
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My imagination
How do you approach cover design?
I try to envision how my readers imagine my characters. The darker the character the bolder and eerie the cover, red, blacks, shadowy
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Catcher in the Rye, Oliver Twist, Huckleberry Finn , Great Expectations, Jane Eyre and Tom Sawyer I felt these books mirrors my own life in different ways
What do you read for pleasure?
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Paper backs
Describe your desk
Dining room table
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Boston Mass it really has no effect on my writing
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Taking care of my husband
Published 2013-09-09.
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Books by This Author

Evil Will OUT
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Josie's mind has split after being held prisoner in the attic for the past 10 years. Now 16, her new friends, Joseph, a serial killer and Jody, a bisexual nymphomaniac have come to rescue her.The deadly trio will reign havoc from Hells Kitchen to upper Manhattan. Mass hysteria rules the day. Real or imagined, only one will survive to pursue their thirst for twisted revenge in a new arena. Where?
Broken Armor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
A BDSM [submissive,dominant]historical romance riveted with graphic sex and language-a masochistic,sadistic,turn up your A.C. page turner. Lady Catherine and Knight Edward are so addicted to one another's perverted sexual desires that they are totally oblivious of the danger that awaits the two young star crossed lovers,Ashley and William. Betrayal Murder Suicide pack one hell of a punch.