Creative Writing: Have Books Influenced Your Writing Style?
So, rather than launching into a lecture on why another copywriter has sold out by admitting he'll use the phrase "Much, much more" without hesitation, I'd like to share three of the books that have influenced my writing style. I may have mentioned it before, but I'm a tiny bit of a massive, huge, ginormous Hitchhiker's Guide fan. I've got a huge leather-bound anthology of the first 5 books, I like Eoin Colfer's effort and I can sit through the movie without stabbing myself in the thigh with a fork.
Creative Writing: Interview With John H Byk (Pen Name, Conrad Johnson), Author of Detroit Daze
How long did it take you to complete. Once I finished my first novel I couldn't stop writing. I finished all three books in a year and then a fourth one and now I'm working on my fifth. I've also written non fiction, chapbooks along the way. If there's a day that goes by that I'm not writing, then I'm thinking about writing. What do you find most challenging about writing crime fiction? What is your favorite scene in the book? What do you love most about being an author? First of all, they have to have a...