Michele Skaggs Interview!

Welcome back! It’s Monday, so it’s time for your Monday Morning Author Interview! This week we’re honored to be visited by Michele Skaggs, award-winning author of The Elementals of Sacred Lake series. Let’s get right into things!

Did you ever consider writing under a pseudonym?

No. Although, I was going to publish under my full name, but then decided to leave my middle name out.

Where do you get your information or ideas for your books? From other stories, movies, TV shows, my friends. Most of my ideas have come from my childhood. My book series I’m currently working on is a fictional biography. Many of the magical places I have created, were made up when I was a child. I began writing it in honor of my dearest friend, Allen, who passed away years ago. He is one of the main characters—the Fire Elemental, actually.

What was one of the most surprising things you learned in creating your books? That the book is never finished. It doesn’t matter how many times I edit it, it still will never be perfect for me. But we are our worst critics.

What is your writing Kryptonite? The internet/social media

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