36 years old
Are you a ...?Unpublished writer (so far)What genre do you primarily write in?Sci-fiIf you write in more than one area, what is your next most favoured genre?General FictionAre your reading habits ...?OmnivorousWho is your favourite author(s)?Claire North, Chuck Palahniuk, Carl SaganAnd your all time favourite books? (You can change these at any time, by the way ...)Touch, Rant, Vernon God Little, The Road, Contact, The OutsiderWhat are your working habits when you write?DisciplinedAre you the edit-every-sentence-ten-times type, or do you prefer to let rip?Ten times? Why so little?Your ultimate writing ambition?To write books people enjoy reading!Your worst habit?Not being brutal enough with editing. Even though I'll rewrite each sentence 20 times, I leave in whole sections I like but which don't add enough to the story. That's why I'm taking the editing course!!Your opinion on the books industry?Too much celebrity and hype, but good books still get throughWhere do you write?All over the houseWhat else do you want Word Clouders to know? eg: do you have 9 cats / like paragliding / eat nothing but tinned fish / work in the bath / live in Kettering?I'm a postgrad student in Astronomy, married to a postgrad student in Buddhism, both of which are good topics for story ideas!