Featured Images - Vector image of a cluster of Speechbubbles. Image from DepositPhotos

Interview With Writer Lindsey Richardson

This week’s guest post is an interview with writer Lindsey Richardson.  Enjoy!

banner Guest post interview with lindsey richardson

Q01 – When did you decide you wanted to become a writer?

A: I’ve always loved writing.  When I was 12 was the first time I finally thought “what if I wrote a book,” and that’s when I finally wrote my first complete novel.

Q02 – Are there any authors who inspire you?

A: So many authors. Tamora Pierce, John Green, V.E. Schwab to name a few.

Q03 – Who is your biggest supporter?

A: My boyfriend and my family. They’re the first ones to usually read my work and they’re always at book signings and other events.

Q04 – What is the title (or working title) of your current manuscript and can you tell us a little bit about it?

A: Clara and Ezra, the sequel to Clara and Claire. We follow Clara in the second book as she works to solve a series of murders.

Q05 – How long have you been working on this manuscript?

About a year now.

Q06 – Do you plan your stories or just leap into the writing?

It depends on the book. With the Magicians series I planned a lot (to keep everything in order), but with my more recent books that are not part of a series I sometimes try to plan less and let the characters take over the storytelling.

Q07 – Do you have a writing routine?

Yes, I usually do my best writing at night, so I tend to write into the late hours of the night.

Q08 – What is the hardest part of the writing process for you?

Editing –it’s no fun for anyone but it’s necessary.

Q09 – What are your thoughts on Self Publishing vs Traditional Publishing?

Both are acceptable nowadays.  Personally, I love self-publishing. It might require more work and is harder to recognized, but it has its perks.

Q10 – What is the single best piece of advice you could give to new writers?

You have to be willing to stand or fall with your book no matter what.

Q11 – Are there any authors you would love to meet in person?

E. Schwab

Q12 – Tells us why you love writing

It’s my passion. It allows me to tell stories.

~ ☆ ~ ☆ ~ ☆ ~

Thanks to Lindsey for being this week’s guest poster and participating in this interview.  If you have any questions or comments for her, please drop them in the section below.

I will be back on Friday with a new post, at 18:30 (GMT).

Happy writing


FacebookTwitterInstagram ☆ GoodReadsPinterest


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.