Interview with R.P. Bezuidenhout

What motivated you to become an indie author?
Publishing a fiction manuscript is difficult. Especially since most publishers do not accept unsolicited manuscripts. Then I discovered Smashwords and the rest is history.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I have always written as a hobby now I can share it with the rest of the world…sorry world.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
What do your fans mean to you?
Fans ?? as soon as I get some (beside my wife) I will let you know.
What are you working on next?
Haunted World: A South African Zombie Story.
Who are your favorite authors?
Dean Koontz, Stephen King, Jim Butcher just to name a few.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My wife, kicking me out or bacon
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Mostly browsing eBook sites.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
No, it was most likely in crayon against the kitchen wall.
What is your writing process?
Chaos, chaos and coffee
Published 2014-04-06.
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Books by This Author

Incredible Journey
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
You will be taken on an incredible journey, stretching your imagination and believes. For a short while you will forget who you are, this fast paced carnival ride of pure adrenaline will have you rethinking the events of this short saga for weeks after you have finished the story.
Freddy And The Scorpions
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This story is about a young white boy who came to better understand the world through the eyes of “Freddy”, an old black man who worked for his family on a small farm in South Africa. It takes us from fear and preconceptions to understanding and redemption.
Mrs Von Dippel
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is dead letter by a young opinionated girl to her teacher. It is a comical look at priorities.
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The story is about three boys and their mischievous summer adventures at their favourite pond.
Call Me Israel
Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
Call me Israel is a short story about strange accidental deaths at a university. The main character is a typical student that stumbles across a terrible truth that forces him into circumstances that he cannot change.
With Blood In Your Mouth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,720. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sometimes evil is born and not created, from a loving house a true and unique monster is born. Steven lived in a house with his dead parents, events force him to leave his known and familiar surroundings and so he is unleased upon the world. With blood in your mouth is a story of a twisted young man's view of the world, his journey through life as he leaves bodies and cruelty in his wake.