What can we expect from you in the future?
How do we find out about you and your books?
Why did you decide to write “ Crime” novels?
How much of your personality and life experiences are in your writing?
When did you first think about writing and what prompted you to submit your first ms?
Generally, how long does it take you to write a book?
Do you have a set schedule for writing or do you just go with the flow?
What is your writing routine once you start a book?
What about your family, do they know not to bother you when you are writing - or are there constant interruptions?
What do you do to relax and recharge your batteries?
What truly motivates you in general? In your writing?
Where do your ideas come from?
Do you feel humour is important in __the thriller____ and why?
What are your thoughts on love scenes in romance novels, do you find them difficult to write?
What kind of research do you do?
Would you like to write a different genre than you do now, or sub-genre?
What does your husband/wife/boyfriend/girlfriend think of your writing?
Do you ever ask him/her for advice?
Please tell us about yourself (family, hobbies, education, etc.)
Fill in the blank favorites - Dessert. City. Season. Type of hero. Type of heroine.
What are some of your favorite things to do?
Do you have a favorite author? Favorite book?
Who are some of your other favorite authors to read?
What do you think of critique groups in general?
Where do you see yourself in five years?
How many books have you written, how many have been published?
After you've written your book and it's been published, do you ever buy it and/or read it?
Among your own books, have you a favorite book? Favorite hero or heroine?
What book for you has been the easiest to write? The hardest? The most fun?
Which comes first, the story, the characters or the setting? What are the elements of a great romance for you?
What is the hardest part of writing/the easiest for you?
Have you experienced writer's block---> If so, how did you work through it?
What is the most rewarding thing about being a writer?
If you weren't writing, what would you be doing?
Are there any words of encouragement for unpublished writers?