Interview with Roma Black

Describe your desk
Kitchen table amongst baby wipes and bibs
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up on Vancouver Island...I dont think it influenced my writing, I've always had a vivid imagination
When did you first start writing?
Six years ago
What's the story behind your latest book?
An erotic romance between a newly divorced woman and a man who enjoys the company of a dominatrix. He brings her out of her fear of sexual contact and she teaches him about real love
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I realize that getting an agent is extremely difficult and I have tried and tried but I really want my work to be read by people. I know that I wont become rich or famous, that is not my motivation I just want my book out there. People have told me that I am a good writer, so here I am.
Who are your favorite authors?
Sylvia Day, JS Scott, CJ Roberts, Sylvain Reynard
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My son and writing when he is playing quietly
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Spending time with my family
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
On facebook or on iBooks
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
yes, it was about five zoo animals that skipped out of school and drove a yellow volkswagen beetle around the town I lived in. They got in trouble by the principal of their school and got detention
What is your writing process?
I write in sections...never in order. If a scene comes to mind I write it down as soon as I can. I never write the story from beginning to end.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Fernidand, Thinner, Bared to You, Gabriels Inferno, Gabriels Rapture
What do you read for pleasure?
Romance and Erotic Novels
What is your e-reading device of choice?
iPad and iPhone
Published 2014-03-21.
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