Welcome Susan A. Royal, Author of Not Long Ago

Let’s give a big welcome to Susan A. Royal! She’s a new author and we all know how exciting that can be. This an opportunity to get to know her better and, frankly, given her answers, she seems like quite a woman. Here’s Susan: First, let me thank Heather for allowing me to be here today. It’s been a roller coaster of emotions since I signed a contract with MuseItUp. I’m thrilled to be considered a part of something so exciting. Soon I’ll be knee deep in edits and finding out what my cover art is going to be. But I can’t wait. Until then, I’ve included an unedited excerpt and a little about the book. I hope you enjoy. Please, remember to look for it. Not Long Ago, is a time travel romance due out June, 2012. ———————-1. What is your favorite book? Three Hearts and Three Lions by Poul Anderson 2. Who is your favorite writer? My new favorite writers are husband and wife team, Ilona Andrews 3. If the answers to 1 & 2 are different, why? Three Hearts and Three Lions was one of the first time travel books I ever read, and it blew me away. I’ve read it over and over and never get tired of the story. I’ve just discovered Ilona Andrews. Their books are gritty, sexy, humorous and the characters jump off the page. 4. When and how do you write? (typewriter, Mac, in a café, for four hours each morning, etc?) At the computer, evenings weekends (I don’t watch much television and my “office” is in the laundry room, so I multi-task. I often work out dialogue or get an idea how to move the story forward while I’m taking a break folding clothes or cooking) 5. In what era do…

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