What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Social media and word of mouth.
Describe your desk
An organized clutter of necessities.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Melbourne, Australia. This has made me brutally honest and straightforward, and very down-to-earth.
When did you first start writing?
When I was in primary school.
What's the story behind your latest book?
My mind was exploding with all the acquired and researched knowledge that I had after having my first kid, and I wanted to spill it all into a book to share with everyone so that they knew what I knew.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My love for writing as well as all the information that was brewing in my mind.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Amazing distribution capability.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Sharing my experiences with others and imagining them laughing at and being inspired by them.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything. Without them I wouldn't be anywhere.
What are you working on next?
The continuation of where the book finished off!
Who are your favorite authors?
Those that are talented, honest and hard-working.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
With family and friends, and working out!
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Searching the web, and getting referrals from friends.
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