I am over at Valentina Expressions, hosted by talented designer and author, Valentina Cirasola, for her Autumn with an Author series of posts. Thank you for hosting me, Valentina.
- Words have power. When did you realize you could use the power of words in your own book to tell people your opinion, feelings, ideas or fantasy?
I have always been a keen reader. I started reading at the fairly young age of four years old and have never stopped. I always had a leaning towards books that were dark and realistic in their messaging, for example, at ten I read The Stand by Stephen King, about a pandemic that runs rampant and leaves only a handful of surviving humans of varying natures, demographics, and backgrounds.
To answer your question, because of my reading I think an understanding of the power of words was intuitive for me. I always liked to write and wrote, what I thought at the time, were beautiful descriptive poems and words from the age of twelve. In my first year out…
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