Interview with Joseph Walmach

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
An opportunity to improve each day.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Doing things with my fiance and power lifting as a hobby.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
A solo motorcycle ride through the Adirondacks.
How do you approach cover design?
I look through photos I've taken during the trip I'm writing about to find one that expresses my story the most.
What do you read for pleasure?
I enjoy books on politics, economics, and simple living.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
iPhone
Describe your desk
Can get cluttered at times, but always take time to have a clean look.
When did you first start writing?
My first story was written in 2009.
What's the story behind your latest book?
It's a week long motorcycle trip where my girlfriend becomes my fiance. Along the way we explore some well known and not so well known places.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
People have commented on letters and editorials I've written in the past. My fiance has been my biggest source of motivation with all her encouragement.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords is packed with so much information. I had no idea where to start until I came across this site.
Published 2015-08-15.
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Books by This Author

Two Wheels to a Promise
Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A week long escape on a motorcycle take Joe and Denise to some well known and lesser known places which includes a marriage proposal as they begin the second half of their lives together.