When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I normally spend it swimming or down the gym that's when Im not with my children.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
That is an easy one I use Google and just do random searches
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I was eleven and it was for school I spent weeks on it and at the end of it was told it was to long and had to be spit into four pieces.
What is your writing process?
Not an easy one to answer but I do write best late at night when the house is dark and silent.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Disc world and it addicted me to reading
How do you approach cover design?
I learnt the hard way let the professionals design the covers I do the writing. But saying that I do check through to make sure it matches my story perfect.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Disc world as I just love the way the Author writes.
What do you read for pleasure?
Any Discworld book I have the complete collection of any of the DUNE Series
What is your e-reading device of choice?
That's got to be my notepad its an extension of me.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
There no easy answer to this one its dependence on the audience you want for your book. Twitter and face book is always a winner. But to be honest I find a U tube Video a fantastic and Effective marketing Technique.
Describe your desk
Old cluttered and falling apart a bit like me. My desk is like an old friend we spend many a happy hour together.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in reading and I would say it rounded my view on life and this does tend to show in my work
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