Interview with Illya

Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
A.Chekhov, ''the Wedding Party''
What do you read for pleasure?
Books about yachts and boats
When did you first start writing?
2016
What are you working on next?
novel '' Boat sweet Boat ''
Who are your favorite authors?
A. Chekhov, L. Tolstoy
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
working
Describe your desk
mess
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a small town in Ukraine, my mother was a librarian. All my spare time I spent in the library.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
my wife
What do your fans mean to you?
comfort
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
morning
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
in internet
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
yes
What is your writing process?
starting the novel
How do you approach cover design?
internet
What are your five favorite books, and why?
''Crack the Short Story Market'' by Iain Pattison
''Boat Maintenance Bible'' ,
'' Narrow boat electronics'',
'' ROV Manual'',
'' Day skipper course'',
I like writing stories and boating.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
internet, friends
What's the story behind your latest book?
sea drama
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I don't know now, am just a new one here
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
comfort
Write your own question here! Do anybody likes my writing?
I don't know yet
Published 2017-12-19.
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Books by This Author

Step to the Star
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Laura finds herself alone on board of a boat. She overtakes her fear to kill the phobia.