Interview with grant parachor

What motivated you to become an indie author?
Being published some where without rejection by greedy idiots.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
By not being greedy idiots.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Reading what I've written and thinking no truly greedy idiot would ever publish this.
What do your fans mean to you?
I have no fans that I know of at this time.
What are you working on next?
A book about how nuclear war was almost started in Korea in 1976..
Who are your favorite authors?
Myself, Heller, G M Frasier, Vonnegut, lot's of others, whoever I'm reading at the time. Reading Clausewitz On War and Brigid Brophy Black Ship To Hell simultaneously right now.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Boredom.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Boredom.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Researching for writing.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. School I got a 'C'.
What is your writing process?
Drinking coffee and smoking pot. Scribbling in notebooks while giggling and spilling coffee on lap.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Go Dog Go. Made me want to go.
How do you approach cover design?
Google images and Picassa till sued.
What's the story behind your latest book?
A boy and his dog in space.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Smashwords summer/fall sale.
What do you read for pleasure?
Everything.
Describe your desk
Starbucks table.
The question bot has run out of questions so I am invited to write my own question which is: why?
Why not?
Another botless question: In THE LESSON you/I spell woman and women womyn and wymyn. Why.
That is how they are spelled in that future.
I ask myself: Librarians declaring wars?
That is how it's done in that future.
Published 2016-08-05.
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Books by This Author

The Lesson
Series: The Answer, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 178,660. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"HA! If you think I could tell you what the hell this is all about you're space happy! I wish somebody could tell me what's been going on here! A research report! Dead Librarians! Rogue trilionaire mad Scientists! Missing people! War! What the hell! A mind cannot process it all! Just go ask somebody else what the hell they think it's all about! Ask a damn Librarian! Damned know-it-all's!" "!?"