Welcome to BookEnds, Alex Reda!

When I first started reading Alex’s manuscript, I knew I needed it. It brought me joy and happiness. I knew right away I needed her on my list. And, luckily enough for me, she agreed to come on board! Tell us a bit about your writing process. Where do you write, and how often? I always use my computer and I tend to write between 7pm and 4am. When I hear the birds chirping, it’s time to go to bed. This way, my drafts are completed in about a month or so, and then I take a ton of time off to deal with real life stuff before coming back to edit it. I’m very lucky to both be able to have a schedule like this and to function with about 5 hours of sleep. Do you have any writing rituals? (e.g. burning a candle if you’re having trouble getting started at the computer or writing longhand first if you’re feeling uninspired.) Yes. Weird ones. I usually write between 7pm and 4am, with a bottle of Pepsi Twist and a bag of gummy bears next to me. But I’m cutting back on my writing snacks. I hear mint tea […]

© 2017, Moderator. All rights reserved.