First coffee. Then 30 minutes of naked yoga. Then I hammer out the first 5 K. Edit. Repeat.
How do you approach cover design?
With caution. Those cover designs can be feisty!
What do you read for pleasure?
What don't I read for pleasure? Oh, maybe budget sheets and grant RFPs.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Control. Complete and utter control. I dig control.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Just getting started here. I've busted out of Kindle Unlimited so am slowly republishing my titles here. We will see! I'm grateful for the platform and that it is easy to navigate and distribute wide. Thank you.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
A beautiful sunrise to the east that pours into my floor-to-ceiling window and provides me with the perfect backdrop for naked yoga. :)
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
No, seriously... Spreadsheets, research reports, academia madness, project management, stuffy, boring, and meaningless meetings that only make my head spin and fantasize about steamy escapades on that big table in the boardroom....
Describe your desk
My life is my desk. Everything around me contributes to my writing. My desk is my lap where my laptop sits. I write with my feet up, with a beautiful view out my window.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Showing lots of cleavage usually helps....
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