February 19, 2013

A Week with a #BreathlessReads Author & Giveaway: Fiona Paul

Today's author from the Breathless Reads tour is Fiona Paul. I just adored her. So sweet and down to earth.   I bet she is a hoot to hang out with. Her book VENOM is out and I cannot wait to read it. 
(pic taken from author's goodreads page)

*What would you be doing right now if you were not an author?
Still writing, working as an RN

*5 years ago...what were you doing?
I was in nursing school.

*Do you have a certain writing ritual?
I try to reward myself a lot to keep up productivity. Write 500 words-check twitter. Write 500 words- eat cupcake. 

*What has been the toughest criticism given to you as an author?
"I really enjoyed your manuscript. I just don't think I can sell it."

*Ever fangirled over another author? Who was it?
Libba Bray! Also Sarah Dessen.

*Is there an author you'd like to meet? 
Libba Bray! Also Sarah Dessen. :)

*Biggest writing pet peeve?
Waiting-for edits, for news, for feedback, etc...

*Do you read other's reviews of your books?
Reviews can be helpful, informative or make you think about things in a  different way. I enjoy reading them.

Fun Five:
Fav Color: Black, green, and purple
Fictional Character you'd like to spend the day with: Ash from Black City by Elizabeth Richards
Fav Food: Steak! Chocolate!
Fav Song and/or singer: I love everything 90's Alternative: Tool, Nirvana, Alice in Chains, Tori Amos, Soundgarden, etc...
Guilty Pleasure: TV. I really limit myself. Also giant cupcakes!

Get in touch with Fiona here...

See what Beth Revis had to say on Monday HERE

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