Interview with Tom Gard

What is your e-reading device of choice?
Tablet
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
None at the moment.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a rural area, something that informs my preference for farming and entrepreneurship.
What's the story behind your latest book?
My latest book is all about dowsing. I had an opportunity to work with an American working in Kenya as a volunteer. His act of using a twig to find underground water when we needed to dig a well amazed me. It is from there that i developed a keen interest in the subject and undertook to study it in detail.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I am yet to realize that.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The opportunity to inform and inspire others.
What are you working on next?
I am working on my second book about healthy family relationships.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Tending my plants.
When did you first start writing?
I started by writing articles way back in 2006.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The need to get information and inform others.
Published 2016-08-27.
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Books by This Author

Straight Sex: Your Complete Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships  » Sex guides & how tos
"What holds the world together, as I have learned from bitter experience, is sexual intercourse." — Henry Miller Yes, sexual intercourse holds the world together but many sexual partners face serious challenges. Some of the reasons for the challenges, interestingly, are simple as lack of knowledge and techniques on how to perform sex.
The Labrador Dog Breed: A Complete Owner's Manual & Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
Loyal, friendly, loving and playful, the Labrador Retriever is the best pet anyone can have. It is good with children and plays a very important role of helping the elderly when it becomes necessary.
Pendulum Dowsing: Your Complete Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Self-Hypnosis
"Dowsing is the exercise of a human faculty, which allows one to obtain information in a manner beyond the scope and power of the standard human physical senses of sight, sound, touch, etc." - Raymond C. Willey, Founder, American Society of Dowsers.