Welcome to the second installment of Writers Like Us! Today’s interviewee is my friend Ember.
Alpine Writer: What author or authors do you think most influenced your writing?
Ember: C.S. Lewis, Tolstoy (Hopefully, at least, I love him to bits), Chesterton
A: What genre do you write?
E: Fantasy/Science Fiction/Allegory
A: Do you tend to stick to one genre or do you like to write lots of different things?
E: I like to write everything that comes into my head. Except romance novels. Ew.
A: Do you tend to write the same kind of things as what you read?
E: I most certainly try to, it’s generally my rule of thumb for writing
A: What is your most recent work-in-progress?
E: An allegory that is going nowhere, and an unnamed group project with our wonderful GG
A: What are some of your favorite books?
E: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy, Pilgrim’s Regress by C.S. Lewis, The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis, Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, and a Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo and that’s all I got off the top of my head :)
Tune in next week for the fourth installment!