Interview with David Nishimoto

How do you approach cover design?
I think of the most important scenes ot dialogues in the book then create the images that connect to those scenes
What are your five favorite books, and why?
"Joseph and the papyri", I liked this book because I decoded it using astronomy to explain the Egyptian poetry and symbolism

"This land", I like this book because it reveal that Christ visited the Americas and established his priesthood, select twelve apostles, and taught the doctrine of peace
What do you read for pleasure?
I like to read books on robots, science and archaeology
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Word of mouth
Describe your desk
I work using a standing desk. I have a 27 inch iMac with a second screen running Windows 7 on parrelels. I have a hands free headset for phone called and a headset for listening to music. I have black and white photos of a mountain and s shape River on my wall. I have a wood cabinet where I keep candy, snacks, tooth paste, and batteries
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a small town called Dietrich Idaho. Everyone was close and friendly. I still love the people from this community. I am trying to recreate the closest in my current community.
When did you first start writing?
College
What's the story behind your latest book?
I wanted to tell the story of why evolution is in error. I wanted to introduce a new theory on how stars and matter are created
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My children. I want them to learn to write and gain a passion for writing
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Not much. I wish smash words had more forums and blogs to tell our story
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Sells
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans help provide direction on my stories. They have shared ideas on the series storyline
What are you working on next?
I am going to write about a story about how a local thug destroyed my father's career
Published 2015-12-23.
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Books by This Author

Cataclysm - A Lindsey the Bionic Detective series
Series: Lindsey, The Bionic Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Lindsey must solve a crime associated a series of deaths where no physical criminal or evidence is found. Lindsey must attempt to find a way to put the genie in the bottle. The spike machine has no bounds. It has become more powerful than anyone could anticipate. It has become Mars God of War
Lindsey, The Bionic Detective - Spike, the Rise of the Machine
Series: Lindsey, The Bionic Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A fallen angel duels at the heart, as Sergeant Garcia must chose between his friendship with detective Lindsey and his desire to do what is right. The battle between good and right gets personal as Sergeant Garcia must chose between saving Lindsey life or escaping and not going to prison. Something has to give, someone has to lose, someone must pay the price.
From East To West - Empty Hand Fighting
Series: From East to West. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Jonathan had to learn how too survive the tough streets of Tokyo and in the process he finds compassion and mercy from a great Martial Art teacher, Mr. Sakuma. Little does Jonathan know that someday, he will extend the same compassion and mercy to his teacher.
From East to West - The Heir
Series: From East to West. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Master Sakuma and disciples journey to America to reunite with daughter, Kimko. He has a plan, supported by the Emperor, to safe guard the heir. Kimko and Jonathan join the conflict. Master Sakuma knows the enemies of the emperor are powerful and desire the end of the heir. He launches a secret plant to defeat the Grand master Ninja and safeguard the heir, but the ninja has a plan of his own
Journey To Mars, A Space Odyssey
Series: Scott Harrison - Time Traveler. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,710. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Mars and Mercury must be reunified for life to survive on Mars, produce oxygen and water. The task of reuniting Mercury and Mars is half the battle, Scott Harrison must create an atmosphere, melt the southern polar cap, and start an ocean. Scott has gigawatts of fusion energy, a loyal robot army, and the wisdom of Solomon, but he has very small chance of achieving his goals and makes creation fun
Paul : A preacher of Righteousness in any Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
The principles and theology of apostle Paul are marvelous. The Lord told Paul to be of good cheer, he would go to Rome to testify before Kings that Jesus was the Messiah, the risen Lord, and the King of Kings. Paul would experience numerous obstacles to reaching Rome: ship wreck, barbarian people, imprisonment, and being bit by a serpent as the fellowship in trial for Christ; we should seek
Lindsey - The Bionic Detective - Jurassic Reboot - Book 8
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars · Lindsey, The Bionic Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if you could change time, would you? Michael Parker and Scott Harrison travel back in time to fix a time corruption caused by a crash landing of a soldier from the future. They go to retrieve the time device, but someone has beat them there, the time bandit. In a surprise twist of events, justice is served, but in a way, no one expected. Judgement day comes swift and with little warning
Lindsey - The Healing Stone
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars · Lindsey, The Bionic Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Lindsey the bionic detective returns to solve a mysterious disappearance of her neighboring family. The Greens are not a functional family but their children are exceptionally gifted. Lindsey and Sergeant Garcia, the combat robot trace a trail of crumbs leading them to x corp and a super computer running a war game balance of power to start Armageddon. Michael, Adam, and Scott engage to save.
The Mystery of Yonaguni Monument
Series: Scott Harrison - Time Traveler. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Another in the Robot Wars series by Golden Lion, this book delves into the mysteries surrounding the Yonaguni Monument located under water off the coast of Japan. Who created it, why, and what does it mean for us today? Read as Golden Lion unlocks the mystery and reveals an ancient people who had a high level of technology, and an evil robot who tries to steal the monument's secrets
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Firestorm
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Firestorm sets the stage for a journey through Bangladesh by R-Danielle after the attempt time/space jump by Mr. Rentalov. The journey to the stars was not Mr. Rentalov's destiny and R-Danielle made sure his dream did not come true.
Henry Parker Robot Wars - Battle for Fort Hill
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Positron goes to Berlin to fight Russia using new Wasp warefare. The move is a bold move and catches the attention of the Solar X, who are surprised at the effectiveness of the new swarm warefare.
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Solar X
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The steel doors began to open. Row after row of robotic ants began descending from their racks and expanded. The pressure sounds of the hydraulic actuators increased as the rack extended forward. The locking sound of the steel against steel made a loud clang. The black robot ants began to move. The robots Hexapod structure enabled them to navigate over small rocks and around obstacles.
The Golden Apples
Series: Scott Harrison - Time Traveler. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,880. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Another in the Robot Wars series by Golden Lion, this book, Scott and his wife risk their lives to be heros--captured and put into the gladiator battles in a Colessium, they escape only to have to perform a quest to capture ancient artifacts to change the course of humanity--another episode in the struggle for good over evil. Plot twists ruin the future of the Man of Stone.
Escape to Atlantis
Series: Scott Harrison - Time Traveler. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This Christmas enjoy a story of adventure, courage, and mystery. QC ordered Scott and his family to travel back to 387 AD to rescue a group of Cherokee Indian important to the future. He must fight off an aggressive group of warriors called the Itza to accomplish his mission. Scott must convince Young Deer to leave his home and journey back to Atlantis.
Scott Harrison - Exodus to Atlantis
Price: $2.87 USD. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An epic adventure of courage, myth, and escape. Get a first glimpse into the complex world of Teotihuacan and the mystery of the pyramid of the Sun and Temple of Queztacoatl. Trill in the tension between good and evil
Scott Harrison - Exodus to Atlantis
Price: $2.87 USD. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An epic adventure of courage, myth, and escape. Get a first glimpse into the complex world of Teotihuacan and the mystery of the pyramid of the Sun and Temple of Queztacoatl. Trill in the tension between good and evil
Scott Harrison - Exodus to Atlantis
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An epic adventure of courage, myth, and escape. Get a first glimpse into the complex world of Teotihuacan and the mystery of the pyramid of the Sun and Temple of Queztacoatl. Trill in the tension between good and evil
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Lex 5 versus e-Robot
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The robots helped cleanup the oceans of the world giving rise to UTAI, X-Corp, and the administrators. The Lex-5s replace all computers and robots. X-Corp begins a war with Positron where robots begin to fight robots. Meanwhile, X-Corp is using Lex-5 to transport gold for transport to X-Bank. Henry, Jasen, and George discover the secret X-Corp plot and begin their epic fight to defeat X-Corp
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Solar X
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Jasen and George discover the Solar X agent that infected captain Cline and a data message that leads to Venice. Henry is captured by the solar x. Henry confronts the Solar X queen and asks her to return to Andromeda. The request is rejected and an army of robot ants attack positron. Positron must relocate.
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Solar X
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Henry discovers the Solar X agent leading him to Venice where Positron uses 100 tons of gold to lure out Solar X and ask them to go home. Solar X wants to know how Positron robot wasps manage to bypass their jamming technology. Positron is overrun with Robot ants and Solar X plans move forward.
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Orion Saga
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Triton discovers that Phaelon has betrayed him, in a Brutus plot allowing him to claim the throne and form an alliance with the Solar X, the ancient enemy of the Orions. War breaks out between the two brothers. Henry is imprisoned on the solar x, secret home world, near andromeda. Adam teaches Michael how to use the power stick and prepares him for his clash with Phaelon. Michael becomes a hero
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Lindsey, the Bionic Girl
Series: Henry Parkers Robot Wars · Lindsey, The Bionic Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Michael Parker discovers that Lindsey Millian is in love with him. He discovers that he does not want to be alone. The two discover that they love each other and want to be together. In one of the most touching moments, Michael and Lindsey are married on a mountain side exchanging their vows of love.