“[WLT has taught me] that I’m not alone and there is a lot of support out there.”
A member of the Writers’ League since January, Lisa Compton lives in San Antonio.
Scribe: In what genre(s) do you write?
Lisa Compton: Paranormal and Procedural.
Scribe: What author would you most like to have a drink with, and what’s the first question you would ask them?
LC: Ted Sullivan (screenwriter for Star Trek Discovery). How did you get to live the dream of every Trekkie?
Scribe: If you were stranded on a deserted island, what book would you want to have with you to keep you sane?
LC: Who wants to be sane on a deserted island? Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe.
Scribe: What have you learned from your association with the Writers’ League?
LC: That I’m not alone and there is a lot of support out there.
Scribe: Where do you see your writing taking you (or you taking it) in the future?
LC: I would really love to see my characters on a Netflix or Amazon Prime series.
Scribe: Here at the Writers’ League, we love sharing book recommendations. What’s one Texas-related book that has come out within the past year that you couldn’t put down?
LC:Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.
Scribe: Is there anything else about you that you would like to share with the world? An opportunity for blatant self-promotion!
LC: My first novel, Seven Seconds, is the first in the Olivia Osborne series. I’ve written three so far and see many more on the horizon!
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