Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
I am an emerging indie author from Australia. I am a senior English and Drama Teacher with experience in Queensland and London. I have also worked as a social worker in community youth and the film and television industry. I have a strong interest in human rights and working with disadvantaged/marginalised groups. I love animals, dance classes, yoga and working out.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
My first book is a three part Novella. It was inspired by the contemporary crime genre In general.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
Drinking lots of tea
What authors, or books have influenced you?
All authors and every book I read has influenced me in some capacity. I am particularly influenced by film directors Quentin Tarrantino, David Lynch and Alan Ball.
What are you working on now?
Another contemporary crime fiction titled – La Vixienne. It is set in London and Europe.
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Read Elizabeth's Gilbert's `Big Magic – Creative Living Beyond Fear'
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Reading Elizabeth's Gilbert's `Big Magic – Creative Living Beyond Fear'
What are you reading now?
`The Southern Vampire Mysteries' by Charlaine Harris
What’s next for you as a writer?
Marketing Tokyo Harness
What is your favorite book of all time?
Too many to list just one.
Author Websites and Profiles
Stephanie Lois Amazon Profile