S. D. Saint | Interview

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S. D. Saint

When did you first start writing?
I started writing when I was about fourteen. Up till then I just made up stories in my head. Then one day I got the idea to tell my mother one of my tales as a "bedtime story". It took several nights, and I was sort of making it up as I went along, but by the end she was quite impressed, and encouraged me to write it down. Well, it took a lot of convincing, but I finally agreed and that was how I got started.

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
For me, the heart of writing fiction is telling a great story, and I have always loved telling stories. Writing allows me to take all the stories bouncing around in my head and give them substance. The blank page is my play ground where I can create anything I want. Plus I have to admit I have fun subjecting my characters to whatever my whim fancies. My poor, poor characters...

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