We have a great guest today! Carol Pritt, author of the paranormal, Deviltry Afoot, is here to answer a few questions about her book and her writing life. Carol Pritt lives in the northeast Ohio. She has a large family and enjoys reading, writing, spending time her family and pet. She has a Associate Degree in Pre-Professional Journalism and a Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Lorain County Community College. Deviltry Afoot is her first book. You can visit Carol Pritt’s website at deviltryafoot.com
About the Book:
Tina’s daughter is savagely murdered. Tina comes to know the police won’t be able to solve the crime because the answers are to be found in the supernatural realm and sets out determined to find answers herself.
Donald chose evil when he was a living being. Brought back to spirit he continues spreading terror.
As Tina explores, others come to know that something outside the norm is at work in Pendale.
Will the power of love bring light overcoming the spreading darkness?
Will Becky be able to rest in peace?
Would you call yourself a born writer?
I was born with the love of writing.
What was your inspiration for Deviltry Afoot?
It was a interest in the paranormal and “true ghost” stories.
What themes do you like to explore in your writing?
Good verses evil and does love overcome all.
How long did it take you to complete the novel?
It took me about a year.
Are you disciplined? Describe a typical writing day.
I first do a lot of writing in longhand, not all of it but a pretty thorough outline.. Then spend two hours keying it in at the computer.
What did you find most challenging about writing this book?
Avoiding clichés , example the woman walking down the dark alley with her high heels clicking.
What do you love most about being an author?
Putting my imagination to paper.
Did you go with a traditional publisher, small press, or did you self publish?
What was the process like and are you happy with your decision?
The process was great, the staff most helpful. I am glad I chose POD.
Where can we find you on the web?