Welcome to Ask the Author! In these series published authors will share their experiences with us, allow us a glimpse into their creative processes, and shed some light on the steps that helped them become a published writer. We do hope that emerging authors or writers-in-the-making will find these interviews useful. About the Author: Michael Seese is the author of The Extraordinary Etab of Julian Newcomber, published by Common Deer Press.
What do you write about?
I have published two fiction books, two nonfiction books, and a boatload of short stories. Plus I write flash fiction. And poetry. And magazine articles. Oh, and songs.
Why do you write?
I write because the words are in my h
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