Posts Tagged ‘Cassandra Clare’

Soulless Series… really?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Ashley, tell us where you were born

Provo, Utah but I moved to Anaheim, California when I was only 3. I joined the military when I was 18 and have lived all around the US and even in England. I’ve moved 10 times. So, home is wherever I’m living at the moment.

 
What is the most difficult thing about being an author?
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Sitting down at my computer. I recently discovered dictation software and have been trying to dictate my books while walking or at the gym. One time, a guy got on the elliptical machine next to me, heard me talking to myself, and then got off. I laughed. I thought it might bother me that people think I’m crazy, but I actually get a good laugh from it now.

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Danger, bravery, loyalty and betrayal stuff great books are made of

Friday, December 4th, 2015

Candace, tell us where you were born –

Nothing special. I was born in cute little Payson, Utah, an a hospital that is now a library. 

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What is the most difficult thing about being an author?

Time. Writing is the easy part, I have stories in my head all the time, it’s everything else I have trouble with. Working, being a mom, being a wife, and everyone knows I love to get together and have fun. I wish i had more hours I could devote to writing and being an author. Ugh… being an adult stinks some times. 

Who has made the greatest difference for you as a writer?

It’s hard to narrow it down to one person. I’m deeply influenced by who is around my at the times of my greatest struggle. In my current state and project I’d have to say my two girls are influencing me to keep going every day. They’re very proud of me. My youngest thinks I’m a star and that I know very famous people.   

Who or What inspired you to write this book?

I’m currently finishing my third and last novel in my series. I’m inspired (more…)