JQM LITERARY CHAT WELCOMES Daryl J Ball
TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF:
I’ve been a avid lover of fantasy and science fiction books since a young age, often with one feline friend or another beside me.
WHAT INFLUENCED YOU TO WRITE YOUR GENRE(S)?
Fantasy was the genre i enjoyed reading the most and so it was the one i most naturally gravitated towards when writing.
WHO ARE YOUR FAVORITE AUTHORS?
There are so many I could name so I’ll try to keep this short: Melanie Rawn, D. R. Perry, Piers Anthony, Terry Pratchett, Kelly Blanchard, R. R. Virdi, Tom Holt, C. S. Lewis
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE BOOKS?
Here Comes the Sun by Tom Holt, Skeins Unfurled by K. M. Vanderbilt, The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis, The Cat Who Came For Christmas by Cleveland Amory, Bearing An Hourglass by Piers Anthony
WHO ARE YOUR FAVORITE LITERARY CHARACTERS?
Cordelia (from King Lear), Kazander (from The Dragon Star trilogy), Screwtape (from The Screwtape Letters)
IS THERE ANYTHING YOU WANT TO SHARE WITH POTENTIAL READERS?
I enjoy writing fantasy but that includes all of its’ sub-genres. I love using different ones to explore varying themes and ideas. If one book doesn’t sound right for you as a reader, try a different one.
WHERE CAN WE GO TO LEARN MORE ABOUT YOU AND YOUR LITERARY WORKS?
The best place right now is to visit my Author Page on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AuthorDarylJBall