Shelia E. Lipsey is an award winning novelist, inspirational speaker and Executive Director of Living Your Dreams Now Non Profit. Lipsey graduated magna cum laude from Belhaven College with a Bacherlor's Degree in Business. She is the extremely grateful and proud mother of two adult sons, and the grandmother of three exceptional grandsons. Lipsey presently resides in the Pacific Northwest.
Do you think an author is born or made?
What is the first book you remember reading?
I’ve read my entire life since the age of around four so the only thing I can pull from my memory is the book in school about Dick and Jane.
What common qualities do you find in the personalities of published authors?
How do you know if you have a seemingly “stupid” book premise that is doomed to fail versus one that will fly high?
What is the theme of your latest book?
At what point did you stop juggling suggestions and critiques and trust yourself ?
Are takeaway messages important to you?
When do you know you’ve got the finished product and it’s your best effort?
How would you pitch this book to your intended audience?