Interview with Calvin A. Johnson

How do you approach cover design?
I was talking with an Author who was helping sort through ideas on a Cover.
The author suggested we make use of The Story "Something Evil in The Wind".
I think it was a great idea.
What do you read for pleasure?
I enjoy the science of The Cosmos.
I.E. The Elegant Universe By Brian Greene
I love real detective stories.
Paranormal incidents & Strange Disappearances in National Parks in America.
Anything connected with Technology.
Medical Technology.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
I am an avid reader and have read so many books I can't pick out a favorite.
However, here are a few Titles that I found to be excellent and memorable.

Hunter, Cain, By James Byron Huggins
Map of bones, Amazonia By James Rollins
A Darkness More Than Night, The Narrows By Michael Connelly
The Last Patriot, Full Black, By Brad THor
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
This is my first book and still involved in formulating a plan.
I will update this answer in the near future.
Describe your desk
My desk has a phone on it a router, a stack of CD's and my Think pad.
When did you first start writing?
The Mid 80's.
What's the story behind your latest book?
I am one of those people who naturally fit into the world of Paranormal.
also, my life has not been one of ease.
I decided I wanted to write at least one book.
It was difficult at first trying to learn the correct way of doing things.
Now after publishing my first book I am working on my second book.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
an author pal suggested it to me and I thought it made sense.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I'll have to update the answer soon.
I sure hope it turns out to be positive. :0)
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Being able to express yourself in a "Straight No Chaser" manner.
What do your fans mean to you?
I'll find out soon enough.
The joy of having fans is knowing they relate to you.
Published 2018-01-16.
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Books by This Author

Inexplicable Occurrences: My Experiences with the World of the Supernatural
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When one crosses into the world of the paranormal it is a life-changing event. The further you explore, the more intense the experience. It is akin to entering a Black Hole where nothing functions in a standard or familiar manner anymore. All the rules have changed and there is no rule book to guide you. These are the stories of my journey into the world of the paranormal.