About John Baker
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. Inventory specialist, call center supervisor at Verizon Wireless
Q. Favorite job
A. Historical and genealogical research
Q. High school and/or college
A. Springfield High School, Springfield, TN, Nashville Tech, Nashville, TN
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
A. Patti Labelle, Luther Vandross, Lionel Richie
Q. Favorite movie
A. Color Purple
Q. Favorite television show
A. Roots by Alex Haley
Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
A. Devoted to family.
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Never give up on your dreams.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Achieving one's goals.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Mastering the piano and saxophone
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Getting my book the Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation published
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Being a perfectionist
Q. What’s your best quality?
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Being on time
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Singing and drawing
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Movie director or professional singer
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Honesty, integrity, dependability
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Peach cobbler
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. My Soul's Been Anchored in the Lord and Jesus, You're the Center of My Joy,
On Books and Writing
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Don't give up on your dreams.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. Who is the favorite character in your book.