Interview with Julie Affleck

Published 2015-07-07.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I am doing laundry, dishes, or feeding my kids. And then I'll read!
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I do remember! It was over twenty years ago,called Out of Body and it was horribly written. But it was completed, so I'll give myself credit for that.
What is your writing process?
I think and take notes about the idea, then do a rough outline, and then a more detailed chapter outline, and then I write. New things pop up while I write, but I follow the general outline so I know where I'm going.
What do you read for pleasure?
I read paranormal, thriller, mystery and horror. Favourite authors are Patti Larsen, Nora Roberts, and Dean Koontz.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
My favourite is Kobo - but I've never used any other, so I really can't compare.ut I love my Kobo!
What are you working on next?
I am working on a three book series for adults (I think!) about a woman who leaves the comfort of her world to search for her husband, who may not be alive, in a world full of danger and death.
Describe your desk
My desk was a gift from my husband. It's a dark mahogany, curved with shelves, and it is absolutely beautiful - when you can see it under my mess of papers. But they're my ideas and notes and I don't want to lose them! No, really no, that was NOT a whine!
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Books by This Author

White Magic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Fifteen year old Lily has a secret, has kept it hidden for as long as she can remember. Her only dream is becoming a witch. She has her own spell book, none of witch - oops, none of which actually work, but it's her very own, and she's spent years building it up. She's tried to give up on her dream time after
Unbelievers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,890. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Unexplained deaths have occurred in the tiny village of Mount Stewart, Prince Edward Island, for more than half a century. Every five years, to be exact, the river claims a victim. This year, thirteen year old Leigh Kennedy and her friends are destined to die. Can Leigh find out why this has been happening in time to escape their fate?
Soul Catcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
Thirteen-year olds Emily and Katherine befriend the new girl in town, Lanie. But when strange and terrifying events occur, is Lanie innocent, as she claims to be, or is she really to blame?
The Blurs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
For fans of Goosebumps, get ready to shiver! Life goes from strange to terrifying when Gavin sees things, things that move so quickly –they’re only a BLUR.