Interview with Prakash Hegade

Published 2016-03-09.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Alarm! May be! Kidding. It might not be the same each day. Some times the previous days pending work does not allow to sleep. Its the driving passion to wake up and get it done. Some times the eyes are so tired that, sleep is all I need. Essentially, its the work which I love to do. They give a kick start.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Family, Research, Outings and a lot many things. I write in my free time. So, it should be like, When i am not doing anything else, i am writing.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Titles. A read of few pages. Rest will flow.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
My first story, Yes. It was printed in a kannada daily newspaper. I still have the copy preserved. My first Novel is called "Today Calls Tomorrow". You can google it. It's free available to be read online.
What is your writing process?
There is no process. There is writing and more of writing.
Which is your favorite book?
"Who will Cry When You Die" by Robin Sharma.
What do you read for pleasure?
Anything that excites me. Text books as well. They should have a story to tell.
Describe your desk
Its Messy. My wife always complains!
When did you first start writing?
Since i was a kid. Possibly like 6th standard. Writing daily diary for ten years has sure helped me a lot in crafting a better me.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Genes? Many have passion to write in my family tree.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I have become a fan of Smashwords. It has made the whole process of publishing so easy!
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The joy is more when people read and comment on it.
What do your fans mean to you?
Nothing less than everything!
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