Category: Fan Questions
State of Things
The turkey is in the oven, the table is set, and the kiddos are coloring place cards. Now I have my first few moments of peace since early this morning. So, first things first, Happy Thanksgiving! If you need a gravy recipe for later today, I have a great one! Robin’s Easy Gravy. Second,…
Fan Question: Character Theme Music
Do you have theme songs for your main characters? Anonymous ——————————————— Yes! I am usually listening to music when I write. I have playlists for certain types of scenes, as well as, specific characters. Bowen’s theme music is easy, “Hysteria” by Muse. I listen to this song almost every time I begin to write a…
Fan Question: Theme
What do you think is the strongest theme in all of your books? ————————- Anonymous ————————- If I could only pick one, it would be redemption. That theme is prevalent in every book in the modern timeline, including the one I am finishing. Can those who have embraced evil become a force of good?
FAN QUESTION: What Have You Taught?
I noticed in your bio that you are a teacher. What classes have you taught? Anonymous I have taught several different subjects, but English is the most prevalent on my resume (and my true love, theatre a close second). Here is a list, most recent on top. 🙂 1. British Literature* 2. American Literature* 3.…
FAN QUESTION: THE RING
So I was reading and Aleria had a dream where she was married to Bowen and she had a ring on. Ok, so not only do I hope that this comes true (please,please), but I was wondering if you have an idea of what that ring would look like? Do you have a pic? Anonymous…
FAN QUESTION: Which character do you identify with the most?
Which character do you identify with the most? Anonymous via TUMBLR Honestly I identify with all of my characters. I try to look at everything from each character’s point of view. They are living and breathing people in my head. I identify with Joshua’s search to try to find something meaningful to hang onto after…
FAN QUESTION: B v. J
Are you a Bowen fan or a Joshua fan? Theoretically if you didn’t know how this series was going to end, who would you want Ali to end up with? Anonymous Ummmm…both (shrugging shoulders). I adore both of them in completely different ways. There isn’t really a love triangle per-say, but I understand people taking sides. Bowen…
FAN QUESTION: Why so many friends?
Hi Ms. Woods. I’m on your first book and I’m really enjoying it so far. But I gotta ask, why does Aleria have so many flipping friends?! There’s a Kay and a Kaela. Are they the same person? Anonymous via TUMBLR The answer is actually pretty simple. I had said that people are drawn to…
FAN QUESTION: Will you ever write short stories?
Will you ever write any short stories? Anonymous I may at some point. I have a difficulty with short sometimes. In fact, I intended ALLURE to be a novella (20,000-40,000 words). It ended up organically growing into much more, both in word count and story. I’m glad that I didn’t stick to my original plan.…
FAN QUESTION: Dating Advice?
If you were going to offer one bit of dating advice, what would it be? Anonymous Yikes! Ummm. There are so many directions I could go with this. If someone says that they are going to hurt you, believe them. Run away. It is a terrible excuse for bad behavior and it should not be…