How did you know you wanted to be an author?: I have loved writing since I was a teenager but I never imagined I could write a book. A number of years ago, I decided I wanted to try to write for Young Adults so I took classes and wrote and wrote and wrote. I loved it.
What is your advice for aspiring authors?: Practice, take courses or classes and listen to your heart and then try to put it into words. Then, revise, revise, revise and never give up.
Do you have any writing rituals or practices?: I work mainly in the morning when I am fresh, my head is clear, and I haven't gotten caught up in some other activity.
What message do you want readers to remember?: When you read this book, think about how it applies to your life and world now. Is there anything that you really want to change or make better? If so, go for it and believe that you can and will make a difference.
How can fans get in contact with you?: You can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will do my best to reply.