Why do you like writing?
: It is a necessary channel of emotional expression for me. By writing I help myself and others understand the world around us by realizing my own perspective.
When did you start writing and why?
: When I was five. Because I just wanted to!
How long have you been writing?
: Twenty years or so altogether, but more professionally/seriously for about six years now.
What is the best book you have ever read?
: "Royal Assassin" by Robin Hobb. Wonderful characters, beautiful detail and dialogue, expertly paced plot.
Who is your favorite author?
: Robin Hobb. See above!
What is the best story you have ever written?
: "Eadric the Grasper," a novel I'm releasing later this year
What is some advice you would give new writers?
: Write for yourself, but share your work, because doing so will help you grow.