Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Lagos, Nigeria, Africa. The place I grew up did really influence my writing, rather, my work in the ministry and the inspiration of the Holy Spirit is what has influenced ny writing
When did you first start writing?
I started writing in the late 1990s
What's the story behind your latest book?
My latest book is titled 'God is Faithful'. This book is a compilation of some of my weekly teaching which is published in our ministry weekly bulletin called 'THE VOICE OF WISDOM'
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I want to reach more more people across the globe.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords has given me global visibility. Also, they have taken the burden of marketing off me shoulder.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Firstly, my inspiration to write comes from God. The greatest joy is seeing people blessed through the messages the Lord has put in my heart.
What do your fans mean to you?
They mean so much to me. I have no business writing if they are not there. They are the reason I am in the business of writing.
What are you working on next?
I am currently working on three books titled -
Because you have done this Take responsibility for your actions The Lord is my Shepherd
Who are your favorite authors?
Bishop Francis Wale Oke Pastor Kenneth Hagin Snr (of Blessed Memory) Papa Morris Cerullo
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The word of God.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Studying the Bible, Praying and reading books by other authors
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Through recommendation from friends and through Google search
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
My first writing was not really a story but a gospel tract titled 'COME'. It is an evangelism tract
What is your writing process?
As I get the inspiration I write it a note book. When I think U have gotten enough point on the topic I begin to develop them into a complete message
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
I can not really remember the first story I read, but one of the early books I read was a book by Kenneth Hagin titled, 'Authority of Believers'. That was sometime in the early 1980s. I book gave me better insight of my right in Christ Jesus and how I can exercise my authority as a Christian over the devil
How do you approach cover design?
I speak with people that do graphic design. I tell them the title and ask them to come up with a design that match the title
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1. Authority of Believers - it gives me an understanding of my God given authority in Christ Jesus 2. Alone with God by Bishop Wale Oke. It teaches how to pray and fellowship with God 3. The Precious Blood of Jesus by Bishop Wale Oke. It teaches me the potential and the power in the blood of Jesus 4. Biblical Keys to Financial Prosperity by Kenneth Hagin. It teaches me the Biblical principles of Financial prosperity 5. Son Build me an Army by Morris Cerullo. I learnt from that book the faithfulness of God
What do you read for pleasure?
Initially, it was daily news paper, but now I hardly read for pleasure. Most of the time I study
What is your e-reading device of choice?
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I have no answer to this question. I am new in the business of book marketing
Describe your desk
My desk is very clumsy. There are all sorts of books, note books, Bible and writing materials on my desk.
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