About V.J. LAO:
Victor John ''VeeJay'' Lao is an Author from the Philippines. He has a degree in Psychology and certification in Education. He writes stories to share a message and a moral lesson to his readers.
What inspires you to write?
I got inspired by ideas that pop up in my mind and then I start to write it down with pen and paper first before I write on the computer.
Tell us about your writing process.
I first write in my notebook or a piece of paper ideas about a story and make an outline of the events that will take place.
For Fiction Writers: Do you listen (or talk to) to your characters?
I make them with a life of their own. Their dialogue is based on their own personalities.
What advice would you give other writers?
Just keep writing and improve your craft along the way no matter how many rejections you received there is always room for improvement. Never give up by hearing harsh words that are hurtful or reading them.
Don't be discourage think always about the bright side of things.
How did you decide how to publish your books?
I decided to self-publish my book to make it available to my readers instantly after I finished and polished my manuscript to the best of my ability.
What do you think about the future of book publishing?
I do believe both traditional and indie will continue. It is the Author's choice which publishing path he or she may choose to make their books available to the readers.
What genres do you write?: Scienc Fiction and Fantasy
What formats are your books in?: Both eBook and Print
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