Interview with Kaira Cribbs

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Chicago,ill. It never influenced me to write. Actually nobody or no one did. The idea just came to me one night so from then I continued to write stories. There on writing sites and everything.
When did you first start writing?
In 5th grade.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Its about a little orphan girl named Hazel/Alyssa who's parents die in a housefire and is sent to live with her sweet aunt Bailee, her charming uncle Philip and her cold hearted cousin Linda. Hazel/Alyssa are two different people with the same problems and passion. But Hazel is born in the year of 1606 while Alyssa was born in the year of 1605 so that means Alyssa is 1 year older than Hazel. On there journey they will meet new people, new friends, make enemies and find there true love. They will do everything it takes to find there passion in life.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I don't write indie.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I haven't done anything yet but trust me, I will.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
I like creating new characters with new problems and situations that needs to be solved. Its really fun and I hope others can see my writing and love it too.
What do your fans mean to you?
If I had them I would always wanna know what my fans love in my stories. They might even give me ideas for my next story.
What are you working on next?
Umm its a lot of writing I'm doing. I always have a writing idea when I'm in the middle of one of my writings the idea comes and I have to write it down and continue to them,so its a lot I'm working on.
Who are your favorite authors?
R.L. Stines
Stephenie Meyers
Stephen King
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
I want to see a new day. Everyday is full of some adventures that you got to wait for and find out what they are.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I get on my social sites and post things for fun, I watch TV, I color, I go to school, Do my chores and Watch Youtube videos.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Ads mostly.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Maddison's Crazy Life
What is your writing process?
Sit in my room and let ideas come to me.
Published 2014-05-10.
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