I started writing officially at Hampton University, where I was first published. I was a Staff Writer for the Hampton Script for two years under the Opinions Column.
What is the concept of your current blog?
The concept Everyday Girl derives from my line name Simplysongbird. An Everyday girl's perception of world view complimenting her sense of astute thoughts. Thus creating an allusion of a songbird.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
The fact that I am able to articulate my words and thoughts in an engaging way. There are so many people out there with a story to tell. Their unheard stories and voices motivate me to continue writing.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Being able to earnestly express my perspectives.
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans are my inspiration. I am overjoyed just to hear someone reiterating a quote or story I have written.
What are you working on next?
A YouTube channel to vlog my everyday life.
Who are your favorite authors?
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The opportunity to create something new.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Brainstorming on what to write next.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, "I have a Hard Life"
What is your writing process?
Grasp a concept, research things I may have known or may not. Develop a title and kicker. Try to find my voice within the information presented. Engage my audience.
How do you approach cover design?
By finding the most intriguing and understandable image possible.
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