Interview with Casey Cleveland

What are you working on next?
A sequel to Divided Halo called Freedom in Chains. Divided Halo is in Hawaii but they meet new people and something happens between Casper and Carter.
Who are your favorite authors?
Definetely Rick Riordan and Lizzie Bowen. They have amazing stories and I hope to be just like them when I grow up.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything! I mean, even when life gets hard, they let me know I am loved and that inspires me to work 20 times harder on anything I do!!
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Listening to music. Sleeping with Sirens and Colton Dixon. I also am a singer, so I do sing.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Not much. It was a story about two friends named Crocker and Album, and they got into a fight, separating their friendship. But at the end, they realize that they were always meant to be friends forever.
What is your writing process?
Fiction. I love fiction. Making up characters is the most fun, I have to say.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Lizzie Bowen; Forever Seventeen. I read the book often, because something happened in the past and it reminds me of it, yet I have a best friend that helps me realize God is in control and it is a trial to see how faithful we are to Him.
Why do you write?
To express myself. When I cant talk, I write in my journal
Describe your desk
Cluttered with thoughts like your locker on a busy school day
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Vestavia Hills; It is a boring city, and so I decided to add my spark of imagination to make it more lively!!
When did you first start writing?
In August, 2013. My dream of Divided Halo started. And also the worst memory possible.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Four girls plan to change the world; Life changes; and they realize the true meaning of friendship.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Just, having my best friends; Gilbert and Melanie support me through it all.
Why do people mean so much to you?
Because the people who you are around influence what you do, writing or not.
Do you have a good life?
You could say that. Sure, life gets hard, but I have amazing people to pick me off and help me wen it gets hard.
What inspired you to write, Divided Halo?
Well, ok. People. Since I am in choir, I took the girls from my choir class and decided to make them future superstars. I think it is a big success!
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My fans! Whenever life gets hard, i seem to find their loving faces and try to motivate myself not to give up hope even when it seems hard.
How do you approach cover design?
Artsy Fartsy Lemon Designs
What do you read for pleasure?
Why am i alive?
To write a sequel for my fans
Published 2017-04-04.
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Books by This Author

Divided Halo
Price: Free! Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
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Divided Halo is a band that plans to change the world