How did you know you wanted to be an author?: I've always liked to write, since I could read and spell. My parents read to me and I loved books, wanted to write my own.
What is your advice for aspiring authors?: Read a lot. Take classes, study and hone the craft. Write a lot. Join a critique group and persevere. Don't give up!
Do you have any writing rituals or practices?: No.
What message do you want readers to remember?: Follow your dream! Don't give up!
How can fans get in contact with you?: http://www.heidimthomas.com Facebook: Heidi M. Thomas, author