Author Interview

Circle of Magic Anthology

Melinda Pouncey

IF YOU COULD INVENT ANYTHING YOU WANTED, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

An insect-free teleportation device

IF YOU COULD INVENT ANYTHING YOU WANTED, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

An insect-free teleportation device

WHAT IS YOUR MUST-HAVE WRITING TOOL & WHY?

Google, because it has access to all writing tools.

WHAT IS YOUR MUST-HAVE WRITING TOOL & WHY?

Google, because it has access to all writing tools.

WHAT IS ONE MOVIE YOU CAN PRACTICALLY QUOTE FROM START TO FINISH?

The Maltese Falcon

WHAT IS ONE MOVIE YOU CAN PRACTICALLY QUOTE FROM START TO FINISH?

The Maltese Falcon

 WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE AUTHOR? IF YOU HAD 5 MINUTES WITH THEM, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY?

Stephen King isn’t my favorite, but I always thought he’d be fun to talk to about writing or anything else. Him and Bradbury and Vonnegut.

 WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE AUTHOR? IF YOU HAD 5 MINUTES WITH THEM, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY?

Stephen King isn’t my favorite, but I always thought he’d be fun to talk to about writing or anything else. Him and Bradbury and Vonnegut.

IF YOU COULD TRAVEL ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, WHERE WOULD YOU GO AND WHAT WOULD YOU DO?

Greece, for the beautiful scenery and history.

IF YOU COULD TRAVEL ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, WHERE WOULD YOU GO AND WHAT WOULD YOU DO?

Greece, for the beautiful scenery and history.

IF YOU WERE TO WALK INTO A ROOM FULL OF PEOPLE WHAT CAN YOU CONFIDENTLY SAY YOU DO BETTER THAN ANYONE ELSE IN THE ROOM?

Identify a movie from a brief description

IF YOU WERE TO WALK INTO A ROOM FULL OF PEOPLE WHAT CAN YOU CONFIDENTLY SAY YOU DO BETTER THAN ANYONE ELSE IN THE ROOM?

Identify a movie from a brief description

 DO YOU HAVE A WRITING PARTNER?

No, but I have a couple of good beta readers.

 DO YOU HAVE A WRITING PARTNER?

No, but I have a couple of good beta readers.

WHAT IS THE MOST RANDOM THING YOU HAVE RESEARCHED FOR WRITING?

That not understanding human decomposition led to belief in vampires.

WHAT IS THE MOST RANDOM THING YOU HAVE RESEARCHED FOR WRITING?

That not understanding human decomposition led to belief in vampires.

IF YOU HAD TO BE SHIPWRECKED ON A DESERTED ISLAND, BUT ALL YOUR HUMAN NEEDS -- SUCH AS FOOD AND WATER -- WERE TAKEN CARE OF, WHAT TWO ITEMS WOULD YOU WANT TO HAVE WITH YOU?

Binoculars, mosquito netting

IF YOU HAD TO BE SHIPWRECKED ON A DESERTED ISLAND, BUT ALL YOUR HUMAN NEEDS -- SUCH AS FOOD AND WATER -- WERE TAKEN CARE OF, WHAT TWO ITEMS WOULD YOU WANT TO HAVE WITH YOU?

Binoculars, mosquito netting