Interview with Taquila Thompson

Who are your favorite authors?
I love Sharon Draper, Sa'id Salaam, Wahida Clark, and Rasheed Carter.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Breakfast lol no I have 3 little girls and they will always be my inspiration
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I play with my kids, watch movies, and pretty much normal people stuff
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I randomly search amazon and see what catches my eye.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, it was a story about one of my friendships in high school. Yet to publish it. It was kind of blah lol
What is your writing process?
Don't really have one. I just go with the flow.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
No I don't but tears of a tiger made a huge impact on me.
How do you approach cover design?
As soon as I think of the title I figure out what I would want the cover to represent and throw some ideas around until I get one I really like.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1. Tears of a Tiger
2. Where the sidewalk ends
3. Dope Girl
4. Love in a Chamber
5. Forged by Fire
I just really love the authors and their style of writing.
What do you read for pleasure?
I actually read a lot of contemporary romance. I really love it especially if its unique.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle
Published 2015-03-25.
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Books by This Author

Nine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Amari A. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Anya reunites with her high school sweetheart Santel after nine years. Things pick up right where they left off. Hot and heavy. But soon weird stuff starts happening and threatens to take Anya's happiness just when she's finally found it.