Interview with Amelia N. Reiling

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. It was awful, but I learned a lot about persistence and discipline.
What is your writing process?
Getting to know my character first and then deriving everything from that including plot, imagery, theme, etc.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
A book of Bible stories. I didn't know what to believe, but they taught me hope in the end.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Nonfiction. I like information.
What do you read for pleasure?
I used to love reading biographies. Love learning from history. And science. I used to love reading about science.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Social Media. I am still in the initial stages.
Describe your desk
Messy and needs organization.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Indiana. My relationships influenced my learning and perceptions which affected my writing. My relationship with God is the most important one.
When did you first start writing?
Ten.
What's the story behind your latest book?
"My Daily Life" is a short document detailing some lessons I've learned and my hope in God.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Accessibility.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Hopefully reaching others.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Artwork,short film, music (other artistic endeavors)
Published 2015-11-26.
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Books by This Author

In the Genes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A science fiction piece centered around eugenics and Disney.