Interview with T.L. Campbell

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
Dallas, Texas.
When did you first start writing?
I started writing in second grade.
What's the story behind your latest book?
I have a love for aquaculture, specifically aquaponics. I wanted to write an intensive how to relating to aquaponics so that others could do it.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I am very anti publishing company. For too many years they have been holding back great authors and never giving anyone like me shot. This way takes some of the hot air out of them.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
By allowing me to publish independently of hot air filled publishing companies.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The opportunity to share something with others that they may learn from my success and failures.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything without fans I wouldn't have a reason to write.
What are you working on next?
I will be working on my newest book entitled Unveiled. It speaks of my thoughts on religion as it relates to God and our purpose on Earth.
Who are your favorite authors?
George Lucas and Alan Dean Foster
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My family
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
In my aquaponics greenhouse.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
By searching on my Kindle
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes a horrible little story about a ghoul in a closet.
What is your writing process?
I usually draw out an outline and follow it.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Granny and the Indians
How do you approach cover design?
I design my own cover art.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Star Wars, and zombie books. It's great escapism.
What do you read for pleasure?
Zombie novels. I have read them all.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle Fire
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I'm still trying to get that part down.
Published 2015-06-19.
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Books by This Author

The Comprehensive Aquaponics Greenhouse Compendium For Beginners A Thorough Study of Aquaculture As It Relates to Aquaponics First Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
This is the most complete and comprehensive aquaponics book on the market. This long awaited compendium of greenhouse aquaponics is written by T.L. Campbell who freely shares his unique approach to greenhouse aquaponics systems. With this fully illustrated edition you will learn the secrets to setting up a efficient and fun system to raise organic vegetables and fresh fish.
How To Lose Weight Fast While Prepping For The Impending Zombie Apocalypse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The world has gone insane during the apocalyptic day where zombies walk the earth. Your chances for survival are probably slim. Lets face it you've put on a few pounds and your endurance level has crashed through the floor. You will never outrun the living dead. So what do you do? What is the mother of all secrets to weight loss and the perfect set of ABS?
21 Days Step-Parenting With God's Guidance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
You are blessed with a new spouse and he or she has children of her own. Raising stepchildren is stressful and challenging. This book has been written by a stepfather and his stepchildren as a guide to help other stepparents be successful in their new family role.