Interview with Kocho Trajchevski

How do you discover the ebooks you read?
checking on amazon, smashwords, google and other sites
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
yes a story in the Highlander universe about a young immortal named Alexander
What is your writing process?
Hm always the same relaxing music, a juice or sometimes a glass of wine and my computer
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
wow long time ago i believe it was a book about the second world war but a book that inspired me to write was the Lord of the rings around first year in high school it just opened a new world for me
How do you approach cover design?
i usualy reate my own cover by creating a image or finding a good picture i can use for free on the internet
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Lord of The Rings entire series, Safehold series, a lot more then five books and i love them because of the imagination, the writing style and the chance they give you to relieve the world of that universe
What do you read for pleasure?
Science fiction and sports
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle and Calibre
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
facebook promotions mostly as well the kindle promotions
Describe your desk
hah a bed and my lap top
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Bitola, Macedonia the influence came from my parents and the large library they gathered from famous writers like Michael Sholohov,the sisters Bronte, Balzac, Leo Tolstoy and many others that inspired me to read and later start writing
When did you first start writing?
High school
What's the story behind your latest book?
Currently working on several books the third book in the Icarian Legacy series as well as books in the SGA universe( Stargate Universe), star wars, and one love story
What motivated you to become an indie author?
don't really know it just came to me once i finished my book
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
still fighting here but hope for a lot of successes as i write more and more
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
when a reader says he can't wait for the next book and gives me a honest good review
What do your fans mean to you?
people that i consider as friends because they share the dream i do love to read and can see the universe in their minds
Published 2015-10-17.
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Books by This Author

The Icarian Legacy:First Strike
Series: The Icarian Legacy. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
First strike will bring a lot of action packed adventure both space battles and land war, it is a story of sacrifice of courage and about fighting no matter what for the defense of our world and our believes...
The Icarian Legacy : BRAVE SOULS
Series: The Icarian Legacy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
The small world they left never noticed them leaving and neither its furry inhabitants. They never noticed that someone took their friends and mates. In their world when someone disappeared he was usually dead. And they never thought that those that were taken will represent their future. On this world life continued like before and it stayed like that for almost a million years. The furry creatur