David Stanley was born in rural Cambridgeshire in 1966. During his school days he was troubled by bullying after his Farther Died, but this made him determined to change his life not accepting to be a victim. He joined the Royal Marine Commandos in the early 1980s enjoying almost a decade of this lifestyle and comradeship. He was injured by an IED in the late eighties one man was killed one other and himself luckily escaped with lite injury’s and returned back to active service. the injuries took a toll specifically hearing loss which has worsened in his older years.
He has pledged 10% of all his book income to charity’s aiding the injured Royal Marine Commando’s returning home from war zones.
What inspires you to write?
My friends have encouraged me to write some of the stories i tell
Tell us about your writing process.
i like to use facts and infuse them into the fiction i enjoy this type of portrayal never knowing where the boundary is between the real and the made up.
For Fiction Writers: Do you listen (or talk to) to your characters?
i double check with my closest friends almost like mini reviews and feedback during the writing.
What advice would you give other writers?
Base your work around things you know helps find the words
How did you decide how to publish your books?
for me Amazon Kindle is fast easy and works
What do you think about the future of book publishing?
the future is bright i believe the electronic books will grow further but authors knowledge of finding customers needs to be addressed
What genres do you write?
spy fiction, military, special forces, comedy
What formats are your books in?
eBook, Both eBook and Print