Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
I am a veteran currently residing on the western part of the country. I wrote and published my first book almost ten years ago and this is my second attempt at a best seller.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
The name of my latest book is OBORONE, which means defense in Russian. The inspiration came from not wanting to write another typical hero worship drama where one man or woman saves the day.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
I do not have unusual writing habits. I like to be consistent an disciplined when it comes to the writing process.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
The legends such as Shakespeare and Twain as well as contemporary authors such as James Paterson and Janet Ivanovich.
What are you working on now?
I am currently working on a book of songs which I hope to publish before the end of the year.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
Currently it would have to be social media through friends and acquaintances as well as Amazon.
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Write with passion and don't worry about selling books. Also do not quit your day job.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Be patient and chose you timing carefully.
What are you reading now?
At the moment I am reading Huckleberry Finn.
What’s next for you as a writer?
I hope to publish another book in the upcoming months.
What is your favorite book of all time?
I don't have a favorite book.