S.K. Ballinger

Biography

I am a father of four and work as a digital press operator and have for the past 13 years. I have owned two patents, but I was not able to finance them or further continue with them. I tried to start a business but quickly found it to be a bit more difficult than thought. As of 2014 I decided to give writing a shot. My first book was an autobiography. It was the most unprofessional written book ever imagined, but it did open up my love for writing and I since have taken it very seriously. I have always had a creative mind so it is nice to pick it apart and put it to better use. Knowing that I can self publish, I figured why not do something I enjoy. It is a lot of work nonetheless and I am constantly learning as I go. By the way, starting out in writing, I truly would not recommend beginning with an autobiography/memoir. I believe those are for the great ones who have already been well established etc. I only wrote mine because again, it was free to do and I was tired of telling stories over and over to random people, friends and family. I have since moved on with my writing and completed my first novel which is book one of three and is titled 'Stanley Swanson - Breed of a Werewolf' and actually have completed the second book titled 'Sebastian Swanson - Rise of the Lycan' . I have five character short novellas and a horror novel co-authored with TJ Weeks. I am currently working on the final novel of the "Swanson" trilogy and hope to have it completed by the end of 2017.

Smashwords Interview

What are you working on next?
I am currently working on the second book of the 'Unflehsed' trilogy with author TJ Weeks sub-titled 'Ashes to Ashes'. Once that is complete I am going to finish the second book of the Stanley Swanson - Breed of a Werewolf trilogy titled ' Sebastian Swanson - Rise of the Lycan'.
Who are your favorite authors?
Anne Rice, TJ Weeks, Tawni Rae and Kris Weeks.
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Books

Blissful Misery
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The trials and errors of a young man's life. Many misfortunes that most would or could not believe could happen. From love, drugs, friendships and rants, this Biography/Memoir has it all. Some had found it to be hilarious while having some moments of sadness. Told from the heart because I was tired of having to tell stories in front of people time and time again. Very detailed 18+ of age.

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