When did you first know you wanted to be an author?
I donâ€™t remember being hit by lightening exactly, but Iâ€™ve been writing as far back as I can remember. By the fifth grade, I was writing short stories and poems and entering writing contests.
A great way to start. What makes you passionate about writing?
Itâ€™s my gift. It defines who I am. To be happy, I have to write. Like at addict needing a fix, I get all twitchy when too many hours pass without finding time to write.
Interesting… What was the pathway like for you to get your first book published?
After years of drafting partial manuscripts, it was nine months of self-imposed (more…)