Author Interview: Crystal Gauthier
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Author Interview with Crystal Gauthier
~What are you currently working on?
I am working on a book called Saving Her Soul. It is a woman’s journey into affairs and being used by men in her life.
~Who is your favorite author?
At the time it is Carol Ann Kauffman. I have many favorites.
~What writing advice do you have for aspiring authors?
Stay true to yourself, do what you want, write what feels good to you no matter what anybody else says.
~Which of your characters is your Book Boyfriend?
Duncan Belles-Whitby in TROIANNE, because I have always dreamed of a tall, dark handsome man who would be my everything.
~Are you an organized author?
Yes, I know where everything is and I do it in order.
~Do you plot out your story or write as it goes?
Write as I go or lay in bed and think of what I want to wrtie when I wake up.
~Which one of your characters is your absolute favorite?
Diesel the cat in both of my time travel books. He is my real life cat. I swear he is reincarnated from a Egyptian Pharoah.
~Which one is your least favorite?
Tardik because he is evil and hurts my characters.
~Do you have any strange writing habits?
Yes, I can oly write in the morning in my recliner or after supper in my recliner.
~Do you have writers block and how do you work around it?
Yes, I go read someone else’s book and let my mind go for a bit in their story, It opens mine up for some reason.
~Do you work on 1 story at a time or multiples?
Multiples I have two going right now. Rheanon’s Heart and Saving Her Soul.
~What is your favorite genre to read?
~What is the most wacky/crazy weird thing you received from a fan?
Six little foam turtle magnets with beady little eyes. I love them. I love sea turtles.
~If you could go back in time what is one thing you would tell your teenage self?
Don’t have kids and don’t get married. Just travel and write and soak up the world.
~What are your favorite hobbies?
Travel, Crocheting, Reading, Writing, Playing with my animals, traveling with my husband and talking to my friends online.
~Do you believe in love at first sight?
~Name one of your pet peeves?
People who don’t do their work. If people are slow and not keeping up with me it makes me mad.
~If you were a genie, what wish would you absolutely not grant?
A person to have everything they want.
~Favorite drink? Alcoholic or not.
Bloddy Mary/Coca Cola
~What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
My pillow, I have had it since I was a baby.
~If you could date a celebrity who would it be and why?
Right now it would be Michael Weatherly from NCIS. He plays Dinozzo.
~What is one thing no one knows about you?
That I want to be free to do whatever I want and not be burdened with marriage or expectations from me from anyone.
~Favorite sport/sports team?
Green Bay Packers, University of Kentucky, North Carolina Panthers.
~Do you have any hidden talents?
I can cut hair and do makeup.
~Most hated chore?
~Pick two celebrities to be your parents.
Andy Griffith when he was young and Sofia Lauren.
~Have you ever been in trouble with the police?
Only for a traffic ticket I did not pay, they put out a warrant for me so then I paid it.
~If you had a superpower, what would it be?
~If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Steak, Baked Potatoe and Salad with Thousand Island Dressing.
~Do you have any nicknames?
Princess, Mama Wurtle and my mom’s favorite Pissy Chrissy.
~Do you like or dislike surprises?
Yes, I love surprises, I havent had many in my life, in fact I can’t think of any so yeah, Surprise me.
~What’s your favorite fast food chain?
~If you had a warning label what would it say?
Bitch in 0-1 second.
~If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
~What is one thing you will never do again?
Trust people enough to let them see inside of me.
~What was your first job?
Waitress at a all night diner.
~Who is one person you would like to meet for coffee?
Anybody. I don’t go out much.
~What is the best joke you’ve ever played on someone or had played on you?
Scaring me coming around a corner.
~What is your favorite TV show?
~Do you like to go out or stay home?
I like to go out but stay at home cause I have no car.
~What is your favorite movie?
I don’t watch movies but I have a classic I love – A Summer Place.
~What is your preferred method to violently kill someone (in your book, of course)?
Stab them with my steely knife. I have a favorite dagger.
~Are you a Tom boy or a girly girl?
Girly Girl, makeup, lipstick, etc.
~Do you take the “personality” quizzes, like on Buzzfeed/Facebook?
~What is your favorite holiday?
Christmas and it always disappoints me. So I look to God for that holiday.
~What is your favorite/ go to cuss word?
~Do you have any piercings/tattoos?
No just ears
~Do you like tattooed bad boys or sweet good guys?
Depends on how many tattoos they have.
I need you like the flower needs the rain. By America – song, I Need You!
~What is one of your phobias?
Bugs of any kind.
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