Interview with Lloyd Vancil

What is your e-reading device of choice?
iPad Kindle app, iPad eReader app and iBooks
What do you read for pleasure?
Science Fiction, Mystery, Detective Fiction.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Personal contact. Emails and Facebook.
Describe your desk
Two 27 inch monitors and a clutter.
What experiences inform your writing.
I have traveled around the world visiting many countries and cultures. The different cultures help me imagine characters.
When did you first start writing?
In highschool.
What's the story behind your latest book?
I got curious about the construction and design of atomic weapons.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. Rejection. When people I respect kept telling me they enjoyed my stories and I should try to self publish. Shall I continue?
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Getting these stories out of my head and seeing how people enjoy them.
What are you working on next?
A novel set on Ganymede.
Published 2015-05-08.
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