Interview with Taleka

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Taleka Anderson grew up in Kansas City, Missouri. She seen more than the average child so she took her pain and released it through writing.
When did you first start writing?
She began to write as a child around the age of fourteen or fifteen. She fell in love with her poetic side while writing an argumentative essay on abortions which is a touchy topic for lots of individuals.
What's the story behind your latest book?
The story behind my latest book is from my own relationships and lost of loved ones dear to me.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I chose to become an indie author because I tend to write when I least expect and an indie author doesn't have as much stress.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashword is new to me so I am still observing.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Freedom to write as you feel overlooking others.
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans mean a lot to me and I want to be able to help those who has been through the same storm or currently going through.
What are you working on next?
Still deciding on next piece of work.
Who are your favorite authors?
My favorite authors are Terry McMillan, Zane, Eric Jerome Dickey and I read T.D.Jakes and Creflo Dollar spiritually.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My sons and loved ones inspire me to get out of bed daily.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
When I am not writing I am involved with an non-organization I a member of, going down to the beach when time allows and catching the latest movie releases.
Published 2014-07-03.
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Books by This Author

"Poetic Mind"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Love,Pain and Sex the creation of unsure feelings until each individual realizes their worth.