DIY Interview Form C
Answer as many of the questions below as you wish, then click submit.
What is your pen-name?
Head shot upload:
What schools did you attend? What was your course of study?
What were your favorite subjects in school?
Tell us about your community service activities.
Does anyone else in your family write? In what capacity?
Name a famous person, living or dead, you'd like to meet and why.
What is your favorite hobby (other than writing-related?
When did you discover you wanted to be a writer?
When did you start seriously writing?
Do you write full time?
Do you have writing goals (words/day, hours/day, books/year, etc.)?
Do you create an outline or do you 'just write' (pantser writer)?
What genre do you write? What draws you to this genre?
What other genres do you write?
Do you work with an editor?
Is there a certain type of scene that is difficult for you to write?
Where can readers find you?
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What is the title of your current project?
What is the genre?
Is this book a stand-alone or part of a series?
Part of a series
What is the expected release date?
Book blurb, or short synopsis (300 words max.).
Tell us about your main characters (300 words max.).
Are your characters based on people you know, including yourself?
Have you / will you design the cover?
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What was the hardest part about writing this book?
Please provide an excerpt (300 words max.).
Do you have any other projects in the works? Tell us about them (300 words max.).
Do you enlist the services of reviewers?
Do you use reviewers who charge for their services?
What has been your experience in getting reviews?
Do you utilize 'press releases'?
Have you done 'trailers' for your books?
Tell us about your experiences in the publishing of your work(s).
Please list your published works, with dates, and where we can find them.
Are you involved in publishing in any other capacity?
What books have you read recently?
Who are your favorite authors?
What is your favorite book of all times? Why?
What is your favorite quote?
What is your favorite movie/film?
Who was your favorite teacher?
What is your favorite food?
Looking back, what one thing in your life do you wish you could do over?
If you had a time machine, what year or perios would you visit and why?
What secret talents or skills do you have?
Where is the one place in the world you've never been before that you'd like to visit?
What advice would you give to aspiring writers?
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... and finally,
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