Thank You, Lindsay Downs

From Christina: It’s been a pleasure to have Lindsay Downs once again visit “Seasons of Love”.  Please join with me in expressing sincere thanks to him for sharing his stories and characters.

Lindsay says:

I’d like to thank everyone for stopping by and leaving comments. If you’re interested in following me, but social media links are listed below.

Death Queen

Facebook – Lindsay Downs

Facebook – Lindsay Downs – Author

Facebook – Regency by Lindsay Downs

Twitter @ldowns2966

Linked-In

Goodreads

Lindsay Downs-Romance Author

 



What does it take to be a bestselling author? Determination, skill, talent, luck or taking a risk with a venture into a totally new genre. For me it was a little of some and a lot of the others.

In 2008 when I got two books published I thought it was due to skill; little did I know it was more luck than anything. Over the next three years I wrote, submitted, got rejected. I then did what I tell everyone who asks; I wrote some more. I didn’t give up.

More on a dare than anything I tried my hand at a regency, one of the most difficult genres because of the rules, which I might add I broke almost every one. Within two days of its release the book was on a best seller list and stayed there for two months.

Turns out it is all of the aforementioned.

After two failed marriages, one from divorce while with the other died unexpectedly I decided upon retirement to move. That opportunity came in September 2012 when I migrated to Texas.

For me, as a multipublished author, it was one of the best things I’ve done to date. Now, every day I can write, creating stories to take my readers to places they can only dream about.

I’m also a member of the Published Authors Network (PAN) by the Romance Writers of America (RWA).

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