Interview with Votophics Media

When did you first start writing?
in the year 2007, when I wrote my first poem.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
The need to be heard. I want to change the way people think about some issues, and show how much I look at the world from my angle,
What's the story behind your latest book?
I felt the need to let out my voice after ten years of just writing. Tired of waiting for people to speak up on my behalf or on behalf of others against ills around me. Some of the poems in this collection are evident of this story.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Not yet. I believe it will in a great way.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Having people read and appreciate the work, either by stating things they dont like about it or things they like.
What do your fans mean to you?
Every one who read my book mean all the world to me. In essence, I love all poetry lovers. I love to share with them too.
What are you working on next?
A great fascinating story on the creation of the world, facts and fiction, and a second collection of better poems, more inspiring. Expect these. I have made up my mind to make the story exclusive to this platform
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading. Sketching and painting a piece of art work. Portraits. Otherwise, am just an architect.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Going online. Sometimes, my fiancee suggests.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. It was about a school boy who stood out in his class and was honoured for excellence.
What is your writing process?
Really? Do I have any? I make notes as thoughts come in. I think faster as i type.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Yes. Chike and the River, by Chinua Achebe. Inspired me to begin writing.
How do you approach cover design?
Am a Graphics artist, though not very good, but good enough. improving.
What do you read for pleasure?
Thrillers, detective and suspense filled Romance.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
PC.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Just coming up. Facebook probably.
Describe your desk
Look, am just too untidy. tired of arranging and scattering.
Describe your desk
Look, am just too untidy. tired of arranging and scattering.
Published 2017-08-02.
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