Interview with Bassem Khaled

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
I get out of bed each day in hopes for making a difference in life, in any way to any one I just want to have an impact, not just passing by life.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
the process itself, and of course the reactions from readers and reviews, if they are good then i have reached my goal to entertain readers and have a mark on there lives even if its so small you can't even see it, yet its there.
Who are your favorite authors?
Paulo Coelho, and Naguib Mahfouz
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I happen to like Graphics a lot, so i spend my time modeling and rendering.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Not really.but I can say it wasn't good.
What is your writing process?
At first I used no process at all! I just sat in front of the computer and whatever came to my head i wrote it, after finishing i read what i wrote and start to polish it to be a good story with good structure and plot.
but now I use a question and answer process, till i shape the overall story then i dive in writing the details and all that remain.
What do you read for pleasure?
psychology.
When did you first start writing?
at the age of ten.
What are you working on next?
I am currently working on an atmospheric adventure called Depressus.
Describe your desk
My desk is full of stuff i don't even use and is completely unorganized.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grow up in Cairo, Egypt.
I can say it gave me another perspective.
Published 2017-01-08.
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Ignis
Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
when all is burnt he rises from the ashes, while this is a pure fictional short novel you should look for a message behind it, set in the mythical world of Morhin, where dragons, beasts and humans collide together, armies clash and worlds fall yet the ultimate sacrifice is yet to be made, our whole existence is in danger!!