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Author Interview: ‘Mendel’ by Damone Bester

Tell us a little about yourself and what got you in to writing?

Sure. In addition to novels, I’m a poet, an aspiring screenwriter and I also do voiceover work. I got into writing a lot later than I should have. I never recognized that it was “talent” in high school and college when term papers were such a breeze for me. I vividly remember friends complaining about 3, 10, or 25-page papers we had to complete. I couldn’t understand why that was a big deal, lol. It wasn’t until several years after graduating college, while taking a continuing education course in Business of Screenwriting that I considered writing anything as a career. The director of the program told me that I had a real talent and that my strong suit was dialogue. Who knew?  read more…