Interview with Claus Iversen

What motivated you to become an indie author?
Books and publications are easy to make, as an indie author. There is no need for big publishers, if I can make a book on my own.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords deliver correctly formatted documents to common marketplaces.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The greatest joy is to see that people are actually watching and viewing the books and publications made.
What do your fans mean to you?
They are the ones, I make the publications for. So you are very important!!
What are you working on next?
I have continuously some sort of publication in mind. It can for instance be a technical document, or case study.
Who are your favorite authors?
Nick Pope (non-fiction), J.B. Rhine (non-fiction), Edgar Allen Poe (fiction), H.P. Lovecraft (fiction)
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
That I have some sort of assignment greater than myself.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I work as an ordinary employee. In my spare time, i write, run, spend time with family and friends, and try to keep the apartment tidy.
Paranormal Investigations and research take up about 2-3 hours each week.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
On Smashwords and Google Books.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, of course. It was the paranormal dictionary.
What is your writing process?
I spend al lot of time, thinking about what to write. I then make notes.
I then expand the notes, until I have the complete document.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
No, i do not remember.
How do you approach cover design?
The covers are simplistic. They are held in a simple colour, and must reflect a deliberate, professional scientific approach.
What do you read for pleasure?
Books about science, fringe-science and the paranormal. (non-fiction)
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Personal Computer.
Describe your desk
Coffee, PC keyboard, LCD-screen, pen, paper, notes, maybe some equipment for testing.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in the town of Bolderslev, in the Southern part of Denmark. I do not think it has had a special influence. I have always found it exiting to tell about things, other do not know. :-)
When did you first start writing?
In 2015, was my first publication on Smashwords
Published 2018-01-19.
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Books by This Author

Finding EVP’s With The SB-11 ITC Device
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
How to use the SpiritBox SB-11. Notes on best practices.The booklet contains also examples on common user errors.
Stories of the Strange
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
An exiting book about paranormal and strange events in Denmark. The Paranormal agency: paranormal-efterforskning.dk is a team of investigators and investigative journalists, that are looking into the paranormal phenomenon and investigates both private and public cases.
Emissivity table
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 640. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This small technical pamphlet holds emissivity values. They are very useful in the fields of thermography and spectrography
Emissivitet
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 620. Language: Danish. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Tabel over emissivitet af almindelige materialer. Tabellen er meget anvendelig i forbindelse med termografi og spektrografi.
Paranormal Investigation: Orbs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
This book is a case-study and investigation of the paranormal phenomenon of "Orbs". It contains the detailed study, made by a team of Danish paranormal investigators.
Ordbog Om Det Paranormale - Lynguide Til Mystiske Udtryk Og Fraser
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: Danish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Bog Om Det Paranormale - Lynguide Til Mystiske Udtryk Og Fraser" er en bog fra paranormal-efterforskning.dk. Bogen indeholder ord og emner, som tit høres inden for det paranormale.
Ghost Hunting Step By Step
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
"Ghost Hunting Step By Step", covers intriguing aspects on how to make your very own paranormal investigation.
Dictionary On The Paranormal - Quickguide To Mystic Words And Phrases
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
"Dictionary On The Paranormal" is a small ebook, that consists of common words used in the paranormal field. New versions are available, as the lists extends and corrections are made.