Interview with DC JAMES

Describe your desk
Neat and Organized
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Ohio. My writing is inspired by the many different places I've traveled or been to.
When did you first start writing?
When I was 12 or 13
What's the story behind your latest book?
People who are displaced and businesses that are distressed
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I started with writing music and from there developed a desire to teach and write
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Just getting started with Smashwords. My hope is for more exposure and support through online platforms such as this one.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
finishing with good copy and getting published
What do your fans mean to you?
I'm still growing my little tribe. It is a joy to know they follow me.
What are you working on next?
Currently I'm working on several projects. The challenge is to stay focused and finish them one at a time.
Who are your favorite authors?
Too many to tell.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
my blog committment
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
With family and friends, food and entertainment
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Referrals and the search engine baby!
How do you approach cover design?
I imagine the idea and look through the internet for images with those keywords around the idea. From there i do mock ups using templates.
What do you read for pleasure?
white paper
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Published 2013-10-16.
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