> Fantasy set in the American west is becoming more popular. What drew you to writing about that period?
> What do you call this new sub-genre, western fantasy, weird west, or something different?
> What made you want to be a writer?
> If you could, would you change places with any of your characters?
> How long did it take you to turn your National Novel Writing Month submission of The Dead of Winter into a publishable novel?
> When and where do you write?
> What’s the best/worst thing about writing?
> What is something you didn’t know about the publishing industry before you had your first book published?
> Do you have any advice for hopeful authors?
> Any tips against writers block?
> How do you discipline yourself to write?
> How many rejection letters did you get for your first novel or story?