Interview with Don Roble

What is your writing process?
I write short, short stories so I write it out complete and then edit.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading for the most part. Good writers need to be good readers.
How do you approach cover design?
Whatever catches my attention.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
The Stand is my favorite. I'm a survivalist at heart. The rest are spy novels. I'm addicted to them.
Describe your desk
Oh, Lordy. It's a mess at it's best.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
On Army bases. It made me what i am. It showed me people are different while staying the same.
When did you first start writing?
Probably at age 14. Those stories are long gone and probably for the best.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
First, traditional publishers won't print short stuff that I write.
Secondly, publishing is my legacy. Notebooks disappear and web site go away but books are forever.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Telling a story.
What do your fans mean to you?
They are amused by my writing.If they are satisfied then I've told the story right.
Published 2015-07-08.
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