Interview with Timothy Burraston

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
That I am able to articulate my ideas and experiences through the actions and voices of my characters.
What do your fans mean to you?
Birds of a feather...
What are you working on next?
A streaming series based on my exploits with Elden Kidd.
http://www.gq.com/story/elden-kidd-americas-most-dedicated-people-smuggler
Who are your favorite authors?
Cormac Mc Carthy, Mark Twain, Peter Matthiessen , Kem Nunn
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Coffee. And Surf
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
thinking about writing.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Friends, the internet.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. It was about my dog Smokey and how we could make it on our own.
What is your writing process?
One word at a time. I really let things simmer for a while then they just seem to flow onto the page.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
I remember getting the Dr.Suess books in the mail at an early age. I'm still frightened of Cats in Hats.
How do you approach cover design?
Viscerally.
Published 2017-02-01.
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Books by This Author

OLYMPIAD V The Fantastically True Story of the 1912 United States Olympic Team
You set the price! Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Screenplays » History
New York, 1912. Two months to the day after the sinking of the Titanic, a young boy and his dog stowaway on the SS Finland, chartered transport for the 1912 United States Olympic team to Stockholm, Sweden. Elected mascot of the team by the athletes, 16 year old Harry Naughton narrates the competition, conflicts and friendships that manifest during the Atlantic crossing and the games of OLYMPIAD V