Geoffrey Girard explains Cain’s Blood
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Hemingway once wrote, 'The world is a fine place and worth fighting for.' I agree with the second part.
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Read more. And, read mostly outside your genre.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. See author list above. I'm ALWAYS rereading at minimum one of them.
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. A Prayer for Owen Meany - John Irving
Shadowland - Peter Straub
Dubliners- James Joyce
In Cold Blood - Truman Capote
The Fountainhead - Ayn Rand
1984 - George Orwell
[And 10+ more... like being asked to pick your favorite son]
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. Did that really happen? (All too often: Yes)