Interview with chad taylor

Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Goose Bumps had to really be the one that got me into reading more on the horror thriller side of things.
How do you approach cover design?
I first begin my story and after the first chapter i go into designing my cover. The cover helps bring the story to life even more when it is where I can see it when I write, knowing how this will catch people's attention.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Just After Sun Set. The reason, well he is a great writer and the way he told the different stories in the book where you could really put your self there and. It is neat How he does things to draw and keep you into his books.

Trick or Treat Murder, is another great book. I love the way this is written and done. it is hard to put down. It keeps you wondering who done it.

Mist is a great book and keeps you on your toes. I like how the author portrays the story and the ending was sad all together, but a great story indeed.

Halloween Stories, is a bunch of short stories by many Authors. This book is made up of stories they take you on from their youth. These stories give a writer some great insight to how they seen and imagined things.

Jolly Land is a great mystery book. The way it is told, you feel like you are living the character life and always wanting to know what happened or is going to happen.
What do you read for pleasure?
Mystery, Suspense, and Thriller type books.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle or my Mac
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Self promotion, Internet articles, Book signings
Describe your desk
Everywhere
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
In a small town and it had a lot to do with it. It gave me a way to escape reality, and take the things I learned and try them into something else.
When did you first start writing?
2006
What's the story behind your latest book?
It is about a planetary alignment that cause this mothers baby to be born of our evil, but after having her first son, she realizes she is pregnant again, but with a twin to the first. One evil and one good, brother against brother.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I love telling stories and like to bring people some new things to read with a different style.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
It has not yet.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Getting lost in the moment
Published 2014-05-03.
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Books by This Author

Carnage
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Somethings are better left alone.