Interview with Frances Paul

What motivated you to become an indie author?
I have many stories I have written over the years. Being an Indie author to me is a way of gaining an audience and sharing the stories I have been dying to share.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
They gave me the opportunity to access a broader audience.
What are you working on next?
A sequel to my first crime/romance book Life Intertwined.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
It's thrilling and an amazing feeling to be able to create characters and have total control on how a story begins and ends.
What do your fans mean to you?
I love my fans. Without them, there will be no point to writing.
Who are your favorite authors?
Jane Austen, Jude Deveraux, Nicholas Sparks
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The joy of writing. My brain never sleeps. I wake up everyday with a twist for my book.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Besides chasing my toddler around. I read, read and read.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I receive related books from Amazon kindle daily.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, a little girl and her magical cat.
What is your writing process?
Note the first idea that pops in my head and work around it.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Huckleberry Finn...the adventures of Tom Sawyer. I was probably 10 years at the time. It gave me a vivid imagination of how the world works.
Published 2016-09-20.
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Books by This Author

Clandestine Affaire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nothing is ever what it seems. Willow Walsh falls in love with her new career and new life but soon discovers it’s not as glamorous as she perceived. She drowns into a life of self debauchery, deceit and greed. Her troubling past holds her future hostage, when she's forced to choose between her past and her future.
Unraveled: A Moretti Crime Family Novel Book 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tristan finally inherited what he alleged was rightfully his. The loss of a loved one changed him drastically. He believed the family had seen its last days of violence after he had his revenge against an enemy who lived to destroy the Morettis, but what he did not know was his darker days were before him. Kennedy secured her future as Tristan’s wife amidst all her ins
Life Intertwined: A Moretti Crime Family Novel Book 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
a classic story of a good girl gone bad. A conservative Civil Engineering student from Central America travels abroad to complete her studies, she encounters a new world, the underworld, when she falls madly in love with a prominent young man from a wealthy crime family. Kennedy soon discovers how impenetrable Tristan is. His standoffish nature makes it hard to love such a man.