Interviewing Author Kim Clark
Q1. 1. Tell me about your self what are your favorite books to read?
A. My favorite all time book is the Bible. I read it annually and also love devouring Charles Spurgeon's devotionals. My favorite fiction author is Tosca Lee. I enjoy her imagery and how she breathes life to biblical events.
Q2. when did you decide you were going to write a book?
A. The Lord told me to write my book about four years ago. I didn't want to do it and really wrestled with God. For all the juicy details read the sample chapter of my book on my website www.kimmclark.com.
Q3. How did you come up with the name of your books?
A. The Lord gave me the name of my book one day as I was running. It really resonated with me, "Deep Waters: Lift Your Gaze" and it's now an award-winning book!
Q4. What are you working on for 2019?
A.I'm finishing up a supporting devotional to "Deep Waters: Lift Your Gaze." It should be out by the Fall of 2019.
I also lead an online book study on my award-winning book "Deep Waters: Lift Your Gaze." Your readers are more than welcome to join us. Go to my website for more details www.kimmclark.com.
And most importantly, I've started a nationwide non-profit, Lift Your Gaze, to share my book and message of hope to people in crisis, especially those in the prison system. It's a powerful and anointed message and ministry, check it out at www.liftyourgaze.org.
Q5. How long have you been writing?
A. I started writing when the Lord called me to write four years ago.
Q6. What advice would you give other authors?
1. Get into or start a critique group such as Word Weavers.
2. Go to writers' conferences to polish your craft as a writer and talk to others who are in writing and the publishing industry.
3. Read your writing out loud or use the read out loud function in Word. It's so helpful.
4. Pray, pray, and pray again for help, guidance, and direction.
5. DON'T EVER GIVE UP!
Q7. where can people find you online?
A.www.kimmclark.com Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Deep-Waters-Lift-Your-Gaze/dp/0692120033/ref=sr_1_fkmrnull_1_nodl?crid=3DSXQ6HD25OPJ&keywords=deep+waters+lift+your+gaze&qid=1540830872&sprefix=deep+waters+lift%2Caps%2C180&sr=8-1-fkmrnull Barnes and Noble:
https://www.booksamillion.com/p/Deep-Waters/Kim-M-Clark/9780692120033?id=7408307410570 And all book retailers can get you a copy. And my ministry's website is www.liftyourgaze.org.
Q8. Do you plan on making more books in the future?
A. Absolutely! As a publisher, I'm also helping other authors publish their works as well.
Q9. How many books have you written?
A.Just one so far, "Deep Waters: Lift Your Gaze." It can be used in a group setting as a Bible study and/or personally for healing.
Q10. did you go to college to be a writer?
A.Not at all! My Bachelor's degree is from Towson State University is in Mass Communications with a strong minor in Information Systems and my Master's degree is in Business with a concentration in Marketing from Johns Hopkins University.
I would like to say thank you to Author Kim Clark for allowing me to Interview her on my blog.