Interview with Ali Mufti

When did you first start writing?
At the age of 10
What's the story behind your latest book?
Nostalgic past, euphoric present, and rebellious future
What motivated you to become an indie author?
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Intertwining the fiction and the nonfiction in an idea
Who are your favorite authors?
They are so many, but if I have to name one I will say “passion” that’s the author of all greatness
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The tremendous beauty of life
What is your writing process?
It struck you like a sudden thunder, a shiny beautiful one. There is no writing process in poetry for me
How do you approach cover design?
I paint; I made the cover and the design
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1- The Book of Secrets by Osho because of the wisdom in it
2- The Secret by Ronda Byrne because of the Hope in it
3- 48 laws of power by Green because of the power in it
4-The Tao by Laozi because of the simplicity in it
5-The art of war by sun Zu because of the strategy in it
What do you read for pleasure?
Poetry and nonfiction
What are you working on next?
Writing in philosophy and self-improvement
Published 2015-10-29.
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Books by This Author

ديوان شعر تنهيدة الأرواح للشاعر علي المفتي
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: Arabic. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Middle Eastern poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
"الشاعر علي المفتي ولد في بغداد عام 1989 وبدا بكتابه الشعر بعمر عشره سنوات، تميز بكتابته للشعر الشعبي والفصيح له عده مشاركات في مهرجانات شعريه وادبيه من اهمها مؤتمر شعراء العراق الذي اقيم في محافظه الموصل/العراق عام 1999 والمؤتمر العالمي حول حقوق الطفل الذي عقد في بغداد عام 2001 ومهرجان شعراء بغداد عام 2002، ومهرجانات النشاط المدرسي الشعرية في بغداد"