Interview with Darren Smith

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Mostly hanging out with family/friends, gym, play baseball throughout the summer, and just try to keep active overall.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Social Media, as well as just browsing websites.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Have wrote a lot of journals over the years, so something along that line
What is your writing process?
I wrote a nonfiction book, so a lot of time recollecting events, and making notes of when things occurred across a timeline.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
I remember the Dr. Seuss books being in my home as a child and I loved the creativity and humor that they brought
How do you approach cover design?
I know what I am looking for and what the feeling of the story inside to be strongly displayed on the cover
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Would be difficult to name five, I am huge into nonfiction as well as biographies.
What do you read for pleasure?
Biographies, Bible, and articles regarding life.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle or iPad
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Social Media
Describe your desk
Published 2018-03-26.
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Books by This Author

Heart of a Lion: Childhood Trauma, PTSD, Faith & Courage
Pre-release—available December 24, 2018. Price: $7.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
At 10 years old, I experienced my first encounter of trauma which would change the course of my life. It wasn't until I was 22 years old that PTSD would make a large impact on my life, and then at the age of 24, I finally disclose the events of what happened to me as a child. This is my journey and my recovery in hopes of inspiring and encouraging others!