Gina: What is your favorite thing about being an Author?
Lisette: The thrill in seeing a reader really enjoying my story. You are never sure if anyone likes what you create. and to read a review where the reader truly liked it is so rewarding.
Gina: What genre of books are you inspired most to write about?
Lisette: It has taken me awhile to find that genre where I find the most inspiration. It’s Second Chance Romance.
Gina: Do you plot you’re books or let them lead you?
Lisette: I am a plotter. That doesn’t mean my characters won’t go off on tangents. When that happens I let them go and follow along.
Gina: What is something you do when writing that keeps you going?
Lisette: I am a structured individual. So the calendar and those word count targets keep me going. I get obsessed about it lol
Gina: What is your inspiration for the current book or series you are writing?
Lisette: Actually a 1950’s movie. I am a big fan of movies from the 40’s and 50’s. So I often look at them for ideas.
Gina: Have you had any trial or errors that has cost you in becoming an author?
Lisette: Personal issues can create a lot of trial and errors. Those issues took me away from writing for 11 years.
Gina: What would you say to someone who wants to become a writer?
Lisette: Do it. You never know unless you try.
Gina: Do you have another author who has given you advice or encouragement?
Lisette: M.A. Comley and Ro Holloway. They both have been there for me when things get hard. Wonderful ladies.
Gina: What goals have you set for yourself for the next year?
Lisette: I am writing a Valentines second chance romance currently. I have commitments for two anthologies and a holiday second chance romance for 2020.
Gina: What do you want readers to see or feel most when it comes to your stories?
Lisette: That no matter how bad it can get, love deserves a second chance.
Gina: Is there any juicy tidbits you can give us about your next book release?
Lisette: It will revolve latin dancing and it will bring a divorced couple back together.
Gina: What would you like to say to your readers and anyone interested in reading your books?
Lisette: My romance books are where love always gets a second chance.
Gina: When will your next book be coming out? Or With your newest release, what is something you learned from writing it?
Lisette: My next release will be Valentine’s Day. It is titled PHFFFT!“It’s not a word, it’s the sound of romance on the rocks.”
Gina: Thank you for your interview today. Please check out Listette Kristensen's new book with the link below. Thank you for being here with us also and I hope you look forward to our next interview which will be with Charity Wells.