Interview with Lisa Freeman, Sr

What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Word of mouth has been the best tool for marketing for me.
Describe your desk
A cup of coffee, my laptop and a note pad.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Indiana and my parents always encouraged our creativity.
When did you first start writing?
When I was old enough to read and write and able to tape books together, I began writing books.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Seeing inside a young persons twisted mind and strange way of thinking is something that I wanted to bring to readers. There are so many young girls that struggle with having a since of worth.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
The desire to create a world that I can control what happens is intriguing to me.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I like the idea of others being able to see my work.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Putting what's in my heart and mind I believe is my greatest joy.
What are you working on next?
I am working on a Were Bear series that takes place in the fictional town of Cree.
Who are your favorite authors?
Mary B Morrison, Rukyyah, Nicka Michelle
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Knowing that I can go to my computer and create a fictional world.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
With my husband antique shopping, sewing or spending time with my grandkids.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Sometimes by the author and other times by reading what it is about.
How do you approach cover design?
I try to have it relate to what I have in my mind as much as possible.
What do you read for pleasure?
Romance novels
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Published 2015-02-16.
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Books by This Author

Chogan Finds His Mate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Chogan is a man who enjoyed his freedom until while in bear from got caught in a trap on Kimi's property. Kimi who only just came back to her family home was surprised to find a naked man in her blackberry patch. They weren't prepared for what happens in their life next.
She had to have it her way 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
She had to have it her way is a drama filled story of a now young lady trying to find herself, and in doing so she has put herself into some very sticky situations.
She had to have it her way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is an action packed, drama filled story of a young mixed up girl who tries to do things her own way and finds herself faced with problems that are far beyond what she should be experiencing.