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Name (the one you’re published under): Rita Henuber
Speed date Bio (one or two lines): Rita grew up on Florida’s east coast, married a Marine, and has lived and traveled many places.
Web Link: http://www.ritahenuber.com
Next Book, pub date: Under Fire, August 22, 2011
Agent: Jessica Faust
About My Writing
Real Name or Pseudonym: Rita Henuber
Currently Reading: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Next on Your Reading List: First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
Facebook or Twitter (include account name): Rita Henuber
Three authors living or dead you would want to have dinner with: Only three? Lee Child. Linda Howard. Jenny Crusie.
Jet-setter or armchair traveler: Prefer Jet-setter. There are times when the armchair has to do. Heavy sigh.
Glass ½ full or ½ empty: ½ full
Tea or Coffee: Coffee
Live to write or Write to live: LIVE TO WRITE
When (time of day) I write: Early is best. Before checking email, the net, or blogging. Spurts in the afternoon and evening.
Writing soundtrack: Different for each book and scene. I spend time searching for the right music but it's worth it.
Character Inspirations: Characters are strictly from my mind. They spring up with all their flaws and strengths.
Plot Inspirations: News and world events.
Setting Inspirations: My characters tell me where they want to be. Funny, but it's generally someplace I've been.
Plotter (carefully plot books) or Pantser (write from the seat of my pants): Plottser. Some of each.