Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
Charles Siefken (1992-present) He is currently enrolled in our local college for automotive technician as well as working part time at a local garage as a mechanic. Christopher Paolini was his inspiration to become a writer.
Wendy Siefken (1966-Present) currently is a stay at home mom who works on writing stories, marketing and promoting the published books. Wendy lives on a farm with her family and enjoys reading, gardening and other activities with her family and friends.
This all started as a school project for her youngest son and business partner, Charles Siefken, which has grown into a desire to be published.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
Kai’s Journey; The Trilogy which is the adult version of the Kai’s Journey trilogy for young adults with an adult cover that is different than the other three. I got the idea from J.K. Rowling who took the Harry Potter books and made adult book covers for the series.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
I like to write with no distractions, no pets, phones, or people. Charlie can pretty much write anywhere.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
Terry Brooks, Rick Riordan, Christopher Paolini, Louis L’amour and many others.
What are you working on now?
We are working on Pray to the Shadowman.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
So far it has been KDRoi that lists fantastic websites such as Pretty-Hot.com and others as well.
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Never give up and keep writing.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
There is no such thing as a dumb question.
What are you reading now?
The Elfstones of Shannara
What’s next for you as a writer?
To be listed as a Best Selling Author on the New York Times bestseller list or something similar.
What is your favorite book of all time?
The Shannara Series and The Eragon Series.
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