Interview with Chris Wilson

What do your readers mean to you?
If readers enjoy my work it shows that the English Language is still alive and well
What are you working on next?
More short stories, an anthropomorphic series of cat letters, ansd a stairical overview of retailing
Who are your favorite authors?
G.B Shaw, Jane Austin, Robert Westhall
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My Lovely wife and out two cats
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
working and gardenning
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
general surfing
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
It was called the summerhouse, and it reflected a difficult time of my life concerning suicidal depression
What is your writing process?
jot down any new ideas, write a first draft, leave it for a couple of days, and then revisit the work with my wife by my side
How do you approach cover design?
On-line research
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Major Barbara..a fine play by G.B.Shaw. It has social message still relevant today
The Wind Eye...By Robert Westall...an intriguing and well written work about self discovery and timwe travel
No Bed for Bacon.... A joyous romp througfh Elizabethan England by Caryl Brahms
Map and Lucia.... by E.F Benson...A wonderfully written starirical commenatry on the human race
Thomas the tank Engine series...by the Rev Audrey. I was a kid, ans I love trains; need I saymore
What is your favourite English word
Rumbustious...Say it, really say it, feel, it, and taste it. The meaning is almost unimportant, but what a wonderful word
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
customer identification, market sector research
Describe your desk
oh dear..untidy...just like me
Published 2015-06-23.
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Books by This Author

Pause for Thought Short Story Colllection Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of thought provoking short stories by author Chris Wilson, all of which have a subtle twist in the tail. The short stories are sub divided into the following four Genre. Feeel Good Stories, Ghost and Paranormal stories, A Walk on the Darkside Stories, and Contemplative Stories