Interview by Reading Shy with Aly

Last month, Aly with Reading Shy with Aly interviewed me about ‘Prey of Desire.’ The interview posted on her blog today. I’ve included it below and you can access the full interview on her website, available here.

“The ending really took me by surprise” – Long & Short Reviews

‘Prey of Desire’ was reviewed by the book review site Long & Short Reviews. They wrote:

Prey of Desire is a psychological thriller that will keep readers on the edge of their seats. Mysteries abound and there is a cast of characters who are each rather weird in their own way, so there are myriad suspects. I had the mystery all solved, several times, actually, but none of my solutions were the right one. I was totally fooled and the ending really took me by surprise.

Why do people ask writers, “Where do you get your ideas?”

Last summer, I attended a dinner and the keynote speaker was a very popular author. He was entertaining and motivational and, when he finished, opened the floor to questions. One would-be-author in the audience raised her hand and asked him, “Where do you get your ideas?” He seemed almost offended by her question and told the young woman that you never ask an author that question.

That response puzzled me and has brewed in the back of my mind ever since. I can’t tell you how many times