Interview with A E Gold

Do you smoke weed?
A little. If a little means all day
If you could be a donut, what kind of donut would you be?
A donut hole. Just the right size and fits in everyones hole.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
skateboarding, surfing, dog park life, dabs, joints, kung-fu, chi-gong, yoga
Is your book real?
90% true story
Who is your primary literary influence?
Hunter S. Thompson
What is your writing process?
smoke a lot of weed
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
The Bernstein Bears. I remember it quite clearly and it was quite impactful to a child from a broken home. To read about their happy home and normal lives was a joy. And this Mandella Effect on the spelling is blasphemous to my sense of memory. It is now apparently spelled Berenstain Bears. Yea...right!?
How do you approach cover design?
A ton of work and screaming with the designer! Him screaming mostly...hahaha.
No no no, but forealtho-You must engage the sense of passion properly
to illicit the desired response.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Fear and Loathing--amazing storytelling, meter, pace. Descriptive narrative at its best.

The Bourne Identity: Displaced timelines, intrigue, suspense, meticulous character development. Spy saga at it best.

The Tao te Ching: meter personified.
Published 2017-01-16.
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Books by This Author

Trim Kamp
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skateboarding, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A group of pro skateboarders take a gonzo dive into the Californian weed world; from a pool skating orgy, to a kung fu challenge-the drama never stops. This was one for the record books, or book -of record. This thing you’re reading right now. (Sidenote: Best to read when your hella HIGH.)