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Faith Troyer Age 33 United States Romelia:   WHAT IS A SIGNIFICANT WAY YOUR BOOK HAS CHANGED SINCE THE FIRST DRAFT? Faith Troyer:   My novel, He’s The Goal, has changed significantly since the first draft. It was supposed to be a short novel, about 25,000 words in length, for a holiday anthology on Amazon. However, the collection ended up falling through, and I had to make … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 32

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Roderick Edwards USA Age 52 Romelia: WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PART OF YOUR ARTISTIC PROCESS? Roderick Edwards: Editing & formatting. I do everything myself. Romelia: DOES YOUR FAMILY SUPPORT YOUR CAREER AS A WRITER? Roderick Edwards: Most of them do but even so, your family is unlikely to read all your books. It’s your thing, not theirs. Romelia: IF YOU HAD TO DO SOMETHING … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 31

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Esther Jacoby Germany Age 53 Romelia: WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PART OF YOUR ARTISTIC PROCESS? Esther Jacoby: Finding time.  I hold a fulltime job in a managerial capacity, and my time to write is limited.  And when I have time, I do not always feel like writing. Romelia: DOES YOUR FAMILY SUPPORT YOUR CAREER AS A WRITER? Esther Jacoby: I live with my Grandmother, … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 30

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Jade Aurora United States (Michigan) Age 31 Romelia: WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PART OF YOUR ARTISTIC PROCESS? Jade Aurora: I think the most difficult about the process is creating the characters, coming up with their backstories and such. I want my characters to be unique and multifaceted, so I put a lot of work into creating them, down to their names. Romelia: DOES YOUR … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 29

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Ajagbe Ayodeji Ibadan, Nigeria Romelia: WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE UNDER-APPRECIATED NOVEL? Ajagbe Ayodeji: I don’t know. Everything I read is much appreciated. I guess the many Indie and small press authors out there. It’s a competitive world. Romelia: HOW DO YOU BALANCE MAKING DEMANDS ON THE READER WITH TAKING CARE OF THE READER? Ajagbe Ayodeji: The best way I can think of explaining this is to … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 28

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Sean Michael Paquet I am American, but I live in the Philippines Age 49 Romelia: WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PART OF YOUR ARTISTIC PROCESS? Sean Paquet: I don’t find anything complicated. I write as the story comes to me. If the magic is not there on that day or at that time, I do something else creative. Romelia: DOES YOUR FAMILY SUPPORT YOUR CAREER … Continuă să citești AUTHOR INTERVIEW 27