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When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Playing with my kids, camping, cooking, etc..
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Either on Facebook or I look them up on amazon!
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
My Texas Sweetheart is my first!
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
V.C Andrews books
How do you approach cover design?
Find the right person
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle, Kobo, ITunes
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a small town, I guess that's why I like writing about them and how close people are in small towns
When did you first start writing?
More then a year ago
What's the story behind your latest book?
It's the second half to book one of My Texas Sweetheart
What motivated you to become an indie author?
So many other author told me that it's better, I have to agree it is!!
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Still pretty new here so I can't really say yet
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Having people read my story and seeing their reviews, knowing that they enjoyed it
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything, without them my stories would be nothing
What are you working on next?
The second part of Maggie and Jase's story and Adams story which will only be one book
Who are your favorite authors?
Kristie Cook, Jamie McGuire, R.L. Mathewson, Kelly Elliott, Molly McAdams and so many more!!!
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My Kids and knowing I can get back to writing
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