Interview with Avalon Artemus

What are you working on next?
Another riveting true story which is titled CAUGHT!
Who are your favorite authors?
Stephen King, Herman Hesse,
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Observing and photographing life and nature. Cooking. Meditating on my personal evolution.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. It was about a girl trapped in her high school building after closing and being locked inside with what she thought to be a deranged janitor. I was in fifth grade.,
What is your writing process?
I outline the story in single sentences and then return to fill in details.
How do you approach cover design?
By the content and feeling of the story.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
The Bible-Possibility of Truth, Dick and Jane- first beautiful experience of reading, The lion the witch and the wardrobe- magic and life lessons, The fountainhead- Zen Truth, Narcissus and Goldmund- love,life, pain, the burden and beauty of it.
What do you read for pleasure?
Thomas Merton, The tibetan book of the dead, books on human evolution, and miracles
Describe your desk
It is large, organized and most important it is by a very large window so I can see nature.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
New Mexico. It influenced my writing because it is where the first Atomic Bomb was detonated and it radiated my family and the environment which I will be writing about.
When did you first start writing?
Grade School.
What's the story behind your latest book?
True story from my travels to Paris France where I encountered a very fascination transsexual.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Desire to share my experiences.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Excellent marketing platform.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Shared experiences.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything.....they are who I am speaking with and to. They are there when absolutely no one else is.
Published 2016-11-16.
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Books by This Author

He Will Be A She
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships  » Sexual alternatives, Screenplays » Romance
While traveling in Europe Carmen meets and travels through Paris France with two unusual new friends that take her deep into the sexual nightlife and underbelly of the notorious area of sensuously exciting and historically mysterious Pigalle.