AK: What’s the worst thing about writing?
AK: Finish this sentence: “Writing is like…”
AK: If you could write anywhere in the world, where would it be?
AK: Pick five words to describe your latest work.
FW: High-flying, secret society, myths, and monsters.
AK: Pick five words to describe you.
FW: Curious. Numerically challenged.
AK: What were you like in high school?
AK: If you could give one piece of advice (writing or otherwise), what would it be?
FW: If the going gets tough, keep going.
AK: The Colin Harvey Memorial Question: What are 3 things you’d like to do before you die?
FW:Tell a good story, and then another. Leave the place a little better than I found it.
Fran Wilde writes science fiction and fantasy. She can tie a bunch of sailing knots, set gemstones, and program digital minions. Her first YA novel is represented by Russell Galen and Rachel Kory, of SGG Literary. Fran hosts a monthly column, Cooking the Books, about food and genre fiction, at her website: www.franwilde.wordpress.com. She’s fran_wilde on the Twitter.