Interview with Australian Author – Raul Estevez
“Australian Authors” – Tell us a little about yourself? Perhaps something not many people know?
Raul – omething not many people know is I climbed a live volcano on Tana Island Vanuatu, amazingly dangerous! So glad I did it though Morher Nature’s power and beauty at its best!
I’ve recently awaken my passion for painting, whilst celebrating my birthday at and art studio in South Melbourne where a group of friends and I got together had some nibbles drinks and an Artist guidance through creating our own artwork, such an amazing experience for my soul and myself! Still painting and living it!!
I swam with Pink Dolphins in Singapore, such powerful and peaceful experience and to top it of genetically pink and beautiful!
“Australian Authors” – What made you want to become a writer?
Raul – I was guided by My Angels in particular Archangel Michael who is not only my wingman but the no nonsense Archangel tell me to get on and write My Angels Connections my first book because as he said “if you help one person with your book, it will be job well done!” Well this book as well as my other tittles have sold worldwide in countries such as sLOVEnia, Buthan just to mention a couple of the many beautiful countries!
“Australian Authors” – What gives you inspiration for your book(s)?
Raul – Connecting with My Angels and the spirit and energy of my late grandmother ‘Morocha’ and my late mother Blanca who always sends me a white butterfly to show me she is there even whilst writing my first book, and I took a picture of that butterfly in my garden at the time and it features on my book!
“Australian Authors” – Now, the big question, are you working on another book?
Raul – Yes indeed, inspired by a story my grandma used to tell me “why do Doggies sniff their tales when they meet?”
I recall the wonder instilled in me by the storytelling of my beautiful Grandma Morocha.
Join the little doggies in Doggyville as they excitedly prepare for their Doggy Masquerade Ball… where they leave more than their coats at the door!
“Australian Authors” – What genres do you prefer to write in?
Raul – ove writing for children as I remember enjoying reading and using my imagination together with the beautiful illustrations on the books I read as a child that created a joy within me!
I also enjoy writing about Angels and inspiring people to be the best They can be without forgetting about their Angelic Connections!
“Australian Authors” – What do you think about the ebook revolution?
Raul – I think we must embrace technology without forgetting the joy of holding a physical book in your hands, how it feels and it smells.
“Australian Authors” – Do you start a book with a definite plot, or do you just write?
Raul – I allow my self to simply be guided by my Angels, thoughts and intuition. Once I feel the guidance the writing becomes automatic its is an incredible experience, it is what athletes describe as being in the zone, and it truly is connecting with Source!
“Australian Authors” – Pen or type writer or computer?
Raul – I am very old school ‘pen’ my titles have all being created first on my gorgeous blue recycled leather and recycle paper journal, then I will transfers it into my laptop.
“Australian Authors” – Do your characters seem to hijack the story, or are you always in control?
Raul – I simply allow my connection to source to dictate how characters are presented particularly in my children’s books
“Australian Authors” – Are your characters based on real people or completely imagined?
Raul – Based on my connections to my Angels big or little!!
“Australian Authors” – Have you thought about joining with another author to write a book?
Raul – If the right Author presents himself/herself and we resonate I will considers it
“Australian Authors” – Who are your favourite authors?
Raul – Paulo Coelho, Steve Berry, Nicola C Stokes, Eugène Ionesco, Antoine de saint-Exupéry, Danielle rama Hoffman.
“Australian Authors” – What’s your advice to Authors? On writing? Publishing? Marketing?
Raul – Write with love and Write because you cannot longer help it!!
Wait until the right publisher for you shows up! Keep searching until you both resonate.
I marketing make certain your work has a clear point of difference!