Interview with Jannie Ellis

How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords made it very easy for me as an author, to publish my book, Broken Trees. Thank ypu to your excellent service.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
I enjoy writing about people, their emotions and characters
What do your fans mean to you?
Having people reading my books, is a humble and great full experience for me and I am honoured by the many readers that enjoy my books.
What are you working on next?
I am currently working on a book, called, " They call me sun." It is a novel
Who are your favorite authors?
John Maxwell
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Destiny and working towards that
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
In my printing and sign shop as well in ministry and doing conferences
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
On internet
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
What is your writing process?
At home and using my laptop. I am more relax at home
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Yes. Stories about ordinary people in the Bible
How do you approach cover design?
It is done by myself
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Bible. Because it inspires me
Books from John Mazwell that inspires me
What do you read for pleasure?
What is your e-reading device of choice?
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Facebook and google
Describe your desk
Have no desk
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Kroonstad, South Africa. It is a village and impacted my life
When did you first start writing?
When I was fourteen
What's the story behind your latest book?
Restoration from traumatic experiences. It started with a personal bad experience
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My wife
Published 2017-07-10.
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Books by This Author

Broken Trees - Practical Inner-Healing & Leadership - Broken people can sprout, again!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Broken Trees - Practical Inner-Healing & Leadership - Broken people can sprout, again!