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What motivated you to become an indie author?
I love being my own boss and did not want to lose control of the creative aspects of my books.
Describe your desk
Neat and organized! I love the colors white and gray. They keep me calm and centered while writing.
What do you read for pleasure?
Absolutely! I love reading!
When did you first start writing?
I began writing in 2012.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The process itself. I love being able to share with others and show people through my work that one can always see challenging situations in their life differently.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything! I love connecting with fans and expressing my gratitude.
What are you working on next?
A super secret project! A fourth book.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Thinking about writing! But typically spending time with my family.
How do you approach cover design?
I see the image in my mind and work with my amazing illustrator to create the vision.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Life! Every single day, I strive to be the most positive person I can be. Writing is my passion and it motivates me to get up and get moving.
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