Interview with Rosemary Carr

What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Describe your desk
Clean and organized at the moment.
When did you first start writing?
Four years old.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I wanted to make a dent.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I'm now able to get my stories out there.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Having a finished version.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything. Without fans, I wouldn't be writing.
What are you working on next?
Revising an early story I wrote five years ago.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Writing and a paycheck.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Friend of a friend.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yeah and I still have it in tucked away on notebook paper.
What is your writing process?
Write, proofread, edit, revise and tackle too much at one time.
How do you approach cover design?
With a migraine.
Published 2014-04-09.
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Books by This Author

Crimson Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,760. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Father Anthony discovers his undead grandson James, now an excommunicated monk, has crossed a dangerous threshold. Can the powers of good triumph over evil, or will the undead priest and those he loves be torn apart by James’s pact with the devil?
A Dangerous Tune
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
When Kristol inherits her grandmother's antique phonographs, the trouble starts. Her relatives are angry about missing money and Kristol seems to have a stalker. To complicate things further she’s fallen for Derek, the attractive executor of the estate. His kisses thrill her though his evasiveness raises doubts. Kristol has no answers, but she knows one thing for sure: someone is targeting her.
My Father's Son
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Charles, Ervin and April’s only son, born half-mortal and angel, ran away from home to follow in his father’s long gone rock star footsteps.
Photographs and Memories and other poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This consists of a 10 page collection of poems I've written over the years.
Velvet Blue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
April doesn’t believe in God and never set foot inside a church. At least, she didn’t believe the Lord could change her mind before she met her guardian angel in person. Feeling desperate in her controlling relationship, April longs for a way out of her escalating perilous predicament, but sees only one solution: taking her own life. But can her guardian angel intervene before it’s too late?
Times of the Past
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,110. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Can Dr. Howard Thorne and Dr. Karl von Holzmann find a cure for the new potentially deadly disease Lycostreptamin before it’s too late?
Bump in the Night Creepy Mini-Stories.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A collection of creepy mini-stories consisting of a life-sized killing jester doll, a haunted Halloween Jack-o-Lantern, a killer ventriloquist, a criminally insane prisoner and more.
Abide with Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Anthony is a centuries old undead priest. A twist of fate in modern times leads him and his son Andrew through a series of dark discoveries and the end of missing undead person’s mystery through an unlikely modern day connection: Andrew’s new mortal sweetheart, Candice.
The Camera, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A husband and his wife purchase some antiques to go into an old school they’ve recently won at auction. Along with the purchase of a fold-out antique camera and an old concave portrait of an old family, they must also accept a cursed Ouija board as part of the deal. Supernatural things begin to happen for the couple. Did they get a deal of a lifetime or make a pact with the devil?
House Beautiful
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » General
In this short story, a handyman with a shady past accepts an offer of work in exchange for room and board from a mysterious young lady living in an old two-story Victorian home. It turns out to be more than he bargained for.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A priest and his passenger are taken at gunpoint on Halloween, but will they be able to escape their demented captor before it’s too late?