Interview with Clint Thurmon:
Matthew Toffolo: What is the general theme and tone of your novels?
Clint Thurmon : Young adult action and love. But mostly an introduction into the planet.
MT: Why should people buy your novels?
CT: To escape earth or the reality of their lives. The superi series offers an adventure unlike any other since it is based on Superi. I created every aspect of the planet and it’s rules, I offer you a chance to escape to a world abilities and strengths unlike everywhere else.
MT: How would you describe your novels in just two words?
CT: Escapade Abyss
MT: What movie have you seen the most in your life?
CT: Boondock Saints
MT: Was being a novel writer something you’ve always dreamed of doing?
CT: No never. I only started writing to give my ADHD something to do or more accurately focus on.
MT: Do you have an all-time favorite novel?
CT: Not really. There are things I love about many books but no one stands out.
MT: Have you read a novel more than once?
CT: The Giver
MT: What motivates you to write?
CT: The love of telling the story. I write to make the voices in my head lessen 🙂
MT: What artist would you love to have dinner with?
CT: Leonardo Da Vinci
MT: Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?
CT: My kids / martial arts
MT: Any advice or tips you’d like to pass on to other writers?
CT: Don’t stop. Remember there are too many ways to outsource something your not good at. If you can’t do something then find the right person for that job.
Interviewer Matthew Toffolo is currently the CEO of the WILDsound FEEDBACK Film & Writing Festival. The festival that showcases 10-20 screenplay and story readings performed by professional actors every month. And the FEEDBACK Monthly Festival held in downtown Toronto on the last Thursday of every single month. Go to http://www.wildsound.ca for more information and to submit your work to the festival.